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Elephants At Home

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11/2 sridonchai Rd Tamboon phra singh Amphoe Mueang Chaingmai, Chiang Mai 50250, Thailand
+66 93 181 8599
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A very special day filled with fun and happy memories for our family.

We absolutely loved our day. We spent 6 hours enjoying experiences with the elephants, delicious... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Joey s
Absolutely amazing

Just three of us, three amazing elephants and several members of the very hospitable and welcoming... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
9chrismacdonald
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An innovative way to enjoy an up-close experience with these beautiful creatures, aimed at improving the living conditions of domestic Asian Elephants by providing economic sustainability for their ‘owners’ through responsible tourism. No hooks, no chains, no heavy seats, no cruelty. Untethered, allowed to roam free - At Home!
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“sd card” (17 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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11/2 sridonchai Rd Tamboon phra singh Amphoe Mueang Chaingmai, Chiang Mai 50250, Thailand
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+66 93 181 8599
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"sd card"
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"elephant experience"
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"their natural habitat"
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"a small family run business"
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"ethical elephant"
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"usb stick"
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"beautiful experiences"
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"nice camera"
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"professional pictures"
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"intimate experience"
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"end of the day"
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Reviewed yesterday

We absolutely loved our day. We spent 6 hours enjoying experiences with the elephants, delicious organic food with our vegetarian request fulfilled, stunning scenery, personal experience with our family of 6 having the place to ourselves. Our children aged 12 to 9 laughed and thoroughly...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Just three of us, three amazing elephants and several members of the very hospitable and welcoming Karen Tribe. A day we'll never forget, from the beautiful drive along winding roads deep into the mountains north of Chiang Mai. A long drive but in a comfortable...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I can honestly say this has been the most unforgettable day due completely to the ethical and natural way in which this authentic Karen tribe care for their elephants. I researched for a long time to find the right place to visit and this experience...More

Thank Michelle B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I had done lots of research before making the decision to visit Elephants at home. In Chiang Mai you will come across many different ‘Elephant sanctuaries’ but unfortunately not all of them are as ethical as they say they are. Our decision...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This day still feels like a dream to us. Today we have been hosted and showed around by three unbelievable friendly and playful elephants. They let us feed them, wash them in the river, they took us to a waterfall, shared their lunch and went...More

1  Thank lenamatthaei
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Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

I had the most amazing time with elephants at home. Beautiful people, lunch and elephants. It was so peaceful and the elephants were so well looked after and respected. There was no cruelty at all. I encourage you to choose this tour and support the...More

1  Thank isabellab817
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Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

All I can say is wow! I went with these guys because even among the top reviewed companies people still reported seeing cruel behavior, but I'm happy to say there was none of that here. No beating, hitting, hooks, or anything like that. Only verbal...More

2  Thank spideylover
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Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

If you want to spend an authentic day with Karen and elephant. They pick us up with few people 2 French, 2 NZ and us in a proper 4*4. The road wingy wingy in the mountain outside Chiang Mai. We make a small stop for...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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Reviewed 4 May 2018

Our family of 4 from the US spent a day with Wandee, Nan and their family (beautiful wife and grandma, and cousins, etc., along with their 3 fantastic elephants. It rained and that was just fine for us and the elephants. We got so close...More

1  Thank jtraner
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Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

I HIGHLY recommend this elephant sanctuary. They only take small groups of people to make your experience intimate and unforgettable. After doing our research we found this sanctuary to be 100% ethical; the elephants had NO scratches, holes in ears, or other horrible deformities that...More

2  Thank Gabrielle B
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DDear Polina thank you to you very much for choosing elephants at home we definitely available 18 - 20 for yous . please contact us by email or Facebook page. " Elephants at home will let you all attraction waiting for... More
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It’s a long way to go for a half day tour. I highly reccomend the full day tour to make the most of the experience. There’s nothing I would be happy to miss from the full day Itinary. Goodluck.
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