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Deedee's Elephant Adventures

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202 Moo 9 T. Mae Win | Mae Wang, Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand
+66 86 923 0867
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Word cannot express!!!

After spending three weeks in Thailand and reflecting upon it all...this was my absolute favorite... read more

Reviewed 18 July 2017
ladybythetracks
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New Orleans, Louisiana
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Disorganized but fun

Each individual element of this trip was great. The in between moments were not as awesome. Pickup... read more

Reviewed 10 January 2017
Junebaby222
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At DeeDee’s Elephant Adventures, we seek to set an example for the humane and ethical treatment of both elephants and mahouts. We offer gentle experiences with elephants, such as bareback riding experiences, feeding elephants and bathing elephants in the river.
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  • Very good4%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“mae wang” (2 reviews)
“dee dee” (9 reviews)
“bareback” (4 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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202 Moo 9 T. Mae Win | Mae Wang, Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand
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+66 86 923 0867
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Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

After spending three weeks in Thailand and reflecting upon it all...this was my absolute favorite part of the trip. My friends and I stayed next door at Mae Wang (it had ac in the rooms 😀) but we ate dinner, hung out with Dee Dee...More

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Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

Each individual element of this trip was great. The in between moments were not as awesome. Pickup was late and you have to go to a set monument. From there it's about an hour drive that gets more scenic as you go. We started with...More

Thank Junebaby222
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Reviewed 16 December 2016

I agree with following review. We had the 2 day, overnight in a village camp experience and I posted my full comprehensive review under the Chai Lai heading. To find Chai Lai, look in Mae Wang Lodges, it's not listed under Chiang Mai. Basically, it...More

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Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

After seeing all the amazing reviews, I was very excited for this day. I would urge those considering to view the attraction "Chai Lai Orchid" as it is the same location and much more accurate and comprehensive reviews. The experiences were a lot of fun,...More

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Reviewed 4 November 2016

what a special experience.. after staying at the Chai Lai Orchard, we got to ride the elephants in the safest way possible with their amazing mahouts… so amazing! if you a re in Chiang Mai this is the place to go!

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Reviewed 9 June 2016

I am not over reacting when I tell you my husband and I had an incredible time. The best part of our trip in Thailand was at Deedee's Elephant adventures! We were able to feed many different elephants from the old elephant with the big...More

1  Thank Carrie N
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Reviewed 4 April 2016

We stayed at Chiang Mai Orchid and experienced the humanitarian work of Alexa and her staff of volunteers. Her efforts to change lives for the better was apparent during every moment of our stay. If you want to travel with a purpose and help these...More

Thank dasmsw
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Reviewed 20 March 2016

Deedee's Elephant Adventures could not have been better. As an advocate for fair elephant treatment, this experience was educational and promoted a great cause, as well as creating a fun experience for all guests. We rode the elephants bareback and swam with them in the...More

Thank Emily M
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Reviewed 16 March 2016

The Chai Lai Orchid is everything you would hope for and more! If you want to get away from the tourist party scene of Thailand, and want to see it for it's beauty, you've picked the right place! Not only is your stay adventurous by...More

Thank Jaderaider
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Reviewed 10 February 2016

I've spent a few weeks hanging out with the elephants and others at the neighboring hotel, Chai Lai Orchid. Words can't express how much fun it was to wake up in the morning and ride the elephants through the jungle, bareback. The cages actually hurt...More

Thank AmyWHiggins
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