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Eddy Elephant

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Mae Taeng, Mae Taeng, Thailand
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Excellent experience would do again

Not a sanctuary, just family elephants cared by them. The elephants were happy and gentle. We rode... read more

Reviewed 26 December 2017
Ffgabor182
via mobile
Family business offers authentic experience

Some of the negative reviews of Eddy Elephants were based on the opportunity to ride the elephants... read more

Reviewed 5 December 2017
mdmdds
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West Linn, Oregon
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good12%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible9%
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“buy bananas” (4 reviews)
“homemade food” (2 reviews)
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Mae Taeng, Mae Taeng, Thailand
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Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

Not a sanctuary, just family elephants cared by them. The elephants were happy and gentle. We rode them around the property and washed them in the river. A definite highlight of my trip!

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Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

Some of the negative reviews of Eddy Elephants were based on the opportunity to ride the elephants. I can see where they are coming from but I think that riding the elephants was a fantastic experience. As horses have to be taught to allow riders,...More

Thank mdmdds
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Reviewed 24 August 2017

I recently went on this tour and since there are such conflicting reviews, decided to also give my input to help other travelers. I think that there is a difference if you book the tour yourself instead of going with a Thai local (your room...More

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Reviewed 17 July 2017

It was a wonderful day with Eddy and his nice elephants :-) Eddy the owner is very friendly with you, morning market for buy bananas following meet time and feeding elephants and learn vocabulary, lunch time with local and homemade food, track in forest and...More

Thank t0theva
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Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

This was our second choice. We wanted to visit the Elephant Nature Park but unfortunately it was booked up. After searching for a place that respected the elephants we found Eddys website and thought it looked good. It wasn't! We were collected from our hotel...More

1  Thank Gary F
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Reviewed 8 July 2017

We went to Eddy's 1 day aventure with elephants om October-2016. Family of 2 adults and 3 kids (10,8,5). It started with great hosting of Eddy from the moment he picked us up from teh hotel, while we took the elephants food (corn) from Chiang...More

Thank Zeev C
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Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Pretty day with a nice elephants 🐘, Eddy the owner is very friendly with you, morning market for buy bananas 🍌 following meet time and feeding elephants and learn vocabulary, lunch time with local and homemade food, track in forest and river. Very good place...More

Thank Johnny C
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Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Its a great place to enjoy meeting with elephanys and the elephants are respected. You get to ride them bere back and wash them in the water. Tge elephants a re treated well and there is a baby that you can feed if you buy...More

Thank Nikolas W
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Reviewed 20 December 2016

The guides were all so funny and the elephants are treated very well. The only sticks used in the entire trip were used to cut sugar cane for the elephants :) We were picked up first from our hotel at 1:30 exactly (we chose the...More

1  Thank zzoeyy
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Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

Really nice experience! All of them very funny and friendly. The elephants seem that are well care. We recommend it! Do not forget to bring your own camera with waterproof protection.

Thank Teresa P
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JWphotog
26 November 2015|
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Response from Scott L | Reviewed this property |
It varies on how many are in the group. There were only three in our group so my partner and I went on one elephant and the other person in the group went on another
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