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Ban Kwan Chang

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22/16 Moo 4 | Ko chang Subdistrict, Ko Chang 23170, Thailand
+66 81 919 3995
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swimming with elephant

well- correct to say the elephants would be more happy fully free out in jungle... but we had a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Sam S
via mobile
Nice day

I am little hesitant about these elephant camps but wanted to give our 5 year old son a experience... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
minnave
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Mantsala, Finland
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
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“hour trek” (12 reviews)
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22/16 Moo 4 | Ko chang Subdistrict, Ko Chang 23170, Thailand
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

well- correct to say the elephants would be more happy fully free out in jungle... but we had a great experience and for children a learning experience. beautiful scene, amazing river and experience to be with an elephant enjoying a swim. the staff treated animal...More

Thank Sam S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am little hesitant about these elephant camps but wanted to give our 5 year old son a experience because he loves them. The camp was at the jungle and the elephants seemed to not suffer. We did the ride and then went to bathe...More

Thank minnave
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

The place does not treat the elephants good. When the elephants tried to pick up leaves on the road, the workers hit the elephants' heads hard with a loud sound. I can feel the pain the elephants were facing. I think the elephants' treatment was...More

2  Thank Ka Ho L
Reviewed 27 August 2017

We didn't particularly like seeing the elephants chained up but we did like feeding them. They are such beautiful animals.

Thank Dianna H
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

If you look beyond the argument as tk whether or not elephants should be used as a tourist attractions, this place is the best. We saw other places where the elephants were in large metal sheds near the road. Here they live in the woodland...More

Thank NaomiBryant
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Being a elephant freak this was my dream to go here and swim with them,what can i say i ended up crying with happiness what an amazing expierience

1  Thank SheffieldBox
Reviewed 16 March 2017

We wanted to go swimming and riding elephants in the Elephant Island (Koh Chang) and selected this place. You will have to follow 20 other elephants on a fixed route, and the swimming part was not at all what we expected. Two elephants and some...More

1  Thank Lotte H
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Was a good experience, though my children were timid at first with the elephants in the water. We paid 1500 per adult, half for kids through our resort, probably could have found cheaper elsewhere. I read a lot of reviews about mistreatment of the elephants,...More

2  Thank peripatew
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

I was very excited to go here, because I thought it was a farm that looked after the elephants... but left feeling awful. I paid to have a ride to see how they were handling the elephants and was amazed about some of the other...More

9  Thank Jannick B
Reviewed 15 February 2017

The animals were mistreated when they were young, in order you can ride them. They're still suffering from the traumatizing experience they had when young. Just think about it.

10  Thank Gabriel J
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Precious S
31 January 2017|
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Response from aber w | Reviewed this property |
You know what happens to those Elephants when there are no Sanctuaries? They will be killed cause no one can afford to pay for them! Call it a necessary evil. But there is no more natural place where they can live freely... More
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nenafrance
29 November 2016|
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Response from dkelliott01 | Reviewed this property |
I don't know what to tell you lol. I found it on here and reviewed it.
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