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Elephant Junction - Day Tours

#1 of 8 Outdoor Activities in Thekkady Features Animals
Alady Rd, Thekkady 685535, India
+91 4869 224 142
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Elephant ride

It is a jumbo ride for 20 minutes inside a private players. At least five people are offering jumbo... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Anand N
via mobile
A clear change from normal life

The green surrounding and the beautiful elephant are just breath taking and yes they do have a lot... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
via mobile
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“elephant bath” (68 reviews)
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Alady Rd, Thekkady 685535, India
+91 4869 224 142
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It is a jumbo ride for 20 minutes inside a private players. At least five people are offering jumbo experience. This one is on the city and offers discount if you go through an agent

Thank Anand N
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The green surrounding and the beautiful elephant are just breath taking and yes they do have a lot of good knowledgable people. The elephant we went on was jayalakshmi and we along with our kid enjoyed thoroughly. We thought it may be tough for elders...More

Thank Venktanuvaishu
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Advantage is the trek goes through dense plantation but for 400rs for a short 30min ride, other packages are costly, a small fish tank is also there, the mahout even sell elephant hairs A good must see place, ride is bumpy and you have to...More

Thank rajeshwar g
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This should be in your to-do list if you are visiting Kerela! A must go place and a must do activity. It offers you options like elephant ride,elephant bathing, feeding along with few more. Full of fun and joy. Price is little over higher side,...More

Thank ravi m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was truly a memorable experience and we will always cherish the moments that we spent with and on the elephant. The kids had an absolutely wonderful time and though we didn't do the elephant bath due to various reasons we really did feel like...More

Thank svishwamitra
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was our first ride with elephant. My little kiddo throughly enjoyed. The elephants were quite disciplined, maybe they were taught well. Nice experience

Thank Nikhil_Gupta8107
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Kids thoroughly enjoyed the ride.. The elephants are well trained and the ride so smooth that my 2 year old dozed off while riding the elephant.. Mother nature has her sweet lullaby indeed..

Thank sachunjyo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a wonderful experience at 🐘 junction... Kids enjoyed bathing elephant and elephant shower... If going in Holiday season...please pre-book the ride

Thank anuradha n
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We get a various variety of rides and every ride is a good value for money. The Elephants are very friendly and be rest assured that you will have a memorable experience. Only thing you need to be careful about is that get a clear...More

1  Thank nitinhp
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There are many types of ride and we chose an one and half hour tour I think it was 1250/person. And its worth of money. We had an elephant bath too in it that was an memorable experience. We wait around 35 minutes for the...More

Thank anthonymarkz
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29 May 2017|
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Response from Sivanesan G | Reviewed this property |
no , not chained at all . meaning they can roam freely . they have their mahout - elephant trainer besides them at all times . he guides them and elephant obey their orders . a mahout starts as a boy in the family... More
23 March 2017|
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Response from janebendle | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure sorry as we went in January maybe worth trying to contact the place or we stayed at the spice village so could email them and ask?!??
Sudarshan S
30 January 2017|
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Response from Parkhad_Amit | Reviewed this property |
400 per person for elephant ride and 1200 around package include elephant ride plus bath. would prefer elephant bath package.. its a life time experience worth money