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Maerim Elephant Sanctuary

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amazing adventure

fantastic people, beautiful place and wonderful, happy elephants - I recommend everyone to spend... read more

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OnAir58657549693
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Gdynia, Poland
One of the best experiences of my life!

It wasn't on my plans to visit Maerim Sanctuary but I did.Thanks to Maerim Guest house! I loved so... read more

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Maerim Elephant Sanctuary - "Where elephants are loved and respected." NO HOOK, NO RIDE & WONDERFUL EXPERIENCE OUR DAY HAD BEEN DESIGNED TO GIVE YOU A WONDERFUL EXPERIENCE WITHOUT RIDING, HURTING, OR EXPLOITING THESE BEAUTIFUL ANIMALS. “THE BEST DAY...more
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31 Moo 8, Mae Rim 50180, Thailand
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+66 99 243 9111
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Reviewed yesterday

fantastic people, beautiful place and wonderful, happy elephants - I recommend everyone to spend time in this amazing place

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Reviewed yesterday

It wasn't on my plans to visit Maerim Sanctuary but I did.Thanks to Maerim Guest house! I loved so much my day at the Sanctuary that I'm advertising, sharing, recommending to everyone, everywhere!!! and I'm also thinking about to become a volunteer there :) The...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

We absolutely loved it here. Pong was the best and made our experience unique and fun. We were so sad to leave because they make you fall in love with these elephants.Thank you!!

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Today, I learned that i use the word amazing too much. Today was truly a once in a lifetime experience. Dee and his team love these guys (elephants). You can see that the elephants are truly happy, well looked after and even loved. If you...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

We are really pleased, that we could visit and help to keep going the good job in Mae Rim Sanctuary. If you want to visit Elephants, do it here. You can easily see, that they treat them very well and take in a good care...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

I started the day a little sceptical about how these elephants were cared for but ended the day feeling that the animals I saw were happy and had great relationships with their mahoots. I enjoyed feeding the elephants, an elephant ride and watching them bathe....More

Thank John T
Reviewed 3 days ago

Maerim elephant sanctuary was like a real life manifestation of my dreams. The volunteers at the sanctuary were some of the kindest people i have ever met; and their passion for empathy and healing shined through their work with the elephants. We spent the whole...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

This place was great, I was very excited to finally meet an elephant face to face (a dream of mine since I was young) and I wanted to make sure I visited an ethical sanctuary while visiting Thailand. This place was recommended by a friend...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

These guys are fantastic and get you to really get involved with the elephants. Super fun. Highly recommended!

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Reviewed 6 days ago

We researched a fair bit as we were concerned that there were too many places to choose from and how ethical they all were.The guys running this sanctuary all seemed to love the elephants very much. The main guy looking after everything spoke very good...More

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Photograph77
2 September 2018|
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Response from Shelly G | Reviewed this property |
Hi it’s not too far in the jungle. Gets very slippery & muddy towards the end. Near the end it’s a small little hill. Maybe suss our some others because they may not be as slippery & muddy. There are several at Chaing Mai... More
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BradBourbon
4 March 2018|
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Response from RichP339 | Reviewed this property |
also, ignore what elk675 is saying. he's clearly confused and talking about another sanctuary.
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rememiranda
24 February 2018|
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Response from Danielle B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry just seen this... i’m Not quite sure but you can do half day too!
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