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Address: 22/16 Moo 4 | Ko chang Subdistrict, Ko Chang 23170, Thailand
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Phone Number: +66 81 919 3995
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Amazing experience but not sure if it ethical

Did the swimming and trekking trip this was a truly amazing experience however a lady in our taxi going back said one of the Elephants was crying. Our guide took many amazing... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Minnow1979
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Budapest, Hungary
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

As we didnt want to ride on the elephant, we just went to take a bath with them. We helped to take a bath to a female elephant who was funny. The caregivers were not so strict with her, i didnt feel that they hurt the elephant. Only some control had to be make. Many places use too much control... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Did the swimming and trekking trip this was a truly amazing experience however a lady in our taxi going back said one of the Elephants was crying. Our guide took many amazing photos and gave us lots of info at the end of the trek they try to sell you cheap bracelets for 300 baht we did not wish to... More 

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Thank Minnow1979
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We drove along this park on a scooter and saw different elephants being chained. One of them was chained at both feet so couldn't move the right way. The Thai claims that the Elephant (Chang) is really important in their culture but when there is money around the corner they don't mind exploiting these animals for the sake of tourism.... More 

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Shanghai, China
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

We were picked up and drop off at our hotel. We went for a 2 hours tour, trekking in the jungle and swimming with the elephants. They provided water, fruit and Coke. My kids, 9 and 11 could also have a ride just behind the elephant head. They took lots of pictures for us. We could also feed the elephants... More 

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Thank Amanda T
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Great day out! With the kids they loved it,had a swim first with them then went for the ride. Great people who take care of you and they take lots of photos of you with your phone or camera. Well worth the money for a great day,best time i think to go is early so nice and cool and not... More 

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Nova Scotia, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

It was amazing tons pend the day with these beautiful animals! They seem to be well taken care of, washed, fed etc... the only thing we didn't like was the tool they use to keep them on track. We had a very well tempered and obedient girl elephant and rode her in a basket and bare back. The supply food... More 

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Port Hawkesbury, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

My son and I did this today and it was amazing! Pick up and drop off at our hotel, with 9 other people. Served fresh fruit and water then headed out in pairs on elephants. Got to ride bare back ( wow) and the forest is beautiful. Fed the elephants fruit and then a swim with them in the river,... More 

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Thank Michele M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

They provide transportation from/to the resort. We got to ride the elephants and they took us through the jungle nearby. At the end of the trip, we can swim with them.

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Dusseldorf, Germany
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39 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

I was very excited to go here, but left feeling awful. I was a little apprehensive about riding the elephants, but while we were on ours, the trainer repeatedly hit him in the head and clawed his ears whenever he seemed scared to go up or down the trekking hills. I was extremely uncomfortable with this. We did get to... More 

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Zoetermeer, The Netherlands
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

Not sure if the elephants are treated well. Kind of had second thought to do this. The ride through the jungle was very rocky and short to my feeling, we were on a young elephant (12 years) who did not had a lot experience. Spotted a lot of butterflies. Driver ask for a tio, I felt somewhat awkward because we... More 

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