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  1. Thailand
  2. Southern Thailand and Andaman Coast
  3. Phuket
  4. Phuket City

Phuket: Half-Day Ethical Elephant Jungle Sanctuary

Product ID: 157908
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A half-day package offers visitors an opportunity to spend quality time with elephants at an ethically-run elephant jungle sanctuary. Gain an insight into their history and behavior and create lifelong memories of your time with the animals.
About this activity
Duration 5 - 6 hours
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Thai, English

Pickup included

Hotels in Khaolak. Morning tour at 5 AM; afternoon tour at 11 AM
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Spend an enjoyable half-day with the lovely giant creatures
  • Assist with the preparation of natural dietary supplements for the elephants
  • Enjoy a fun and fulfilling mud spa with the elephants
  • Take a dip in the water and swim with elephants
  • Enjoy a traditional Thai food lunch with freshly cooked Pad Thai and seasonal fruits
Full description
On the morning of your visit, you will be picked up from your place of accommodation in Phuket and will drive for approximately 1 hour through scenic agricultural areas, hills, and beach, before arriving at the Elephant Jungle Sanctuary. There, you will meet your English-speaking guide and learn a little about the elephants.

After being handed bananas and sugar cane to feed to the elephants, walk with your guide through the park, discovering free-roaming elephants in a safe, sustainable and ethical environment, and hear their individual stories. You can touch, feed, photograph, and interact with the elephants at your leisure while you learn about their lifestyle and behaviors.

After you have met all the elephants, accompany them to a nearby mud spa. Get muddy with the elephants as you apply a healthy cosmetic mud treatment to their skin. Next, walk with the elephants to a nearby river and join them in the water for a refreshing bath. Take a swim and help bathe and brush the elephants while they wade through and play in the water.

Once the elephants are clean, you can take some final photos with them, and then it will be time to part ways with your new friend and change into some dry clothes. Finally, enjoy eating some snacks and seasonal fresh fruits. After you've done this activity, it's then time to head back to your hotel.
Includes
  • English-speaking tour guide
  • Pick up from hotels in Khaolak
  • 2 traditional Thai buffet meals
  • Drinking water
  • Food for feeding the elephants
  • 1 Save the World Canvas bag
What’s Not Included
  • Personal expenses
  • Hotel Transfers outside designated locations
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Sun hat
  • Change of clothes
  • Sunscreen
Not allowed
  • Pets
Know before you go
• Bring sunglasses, sunscreen, insect repellent, cap or wide-brimmed hat to protect from the sun
• Large golf-sized umbrellas are provided to use for sun protection as well as the rain
• Closed-toe shoes or trainers for drier weather are recommended
• Please note: there are 4 possible sites for this Elephant Jungle Sanctuary Tour. The location of the tour will depend on the location of the customer's hotel/accommodation.
• This GetYourGuide voucher will not be accepted if presented directly at the venue. After you make the reservation the operator will send you the separate email to issue the new voucher to Pattaya Elephant Jungle Sanctuary
Customer reviews
Overall rating
4.8 / 5
based on 249 reviews
Review summary
Service
4.9/5
Organization
4.8/5
Value for money
4.7/5
Safety
4.8/5

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My Phuket

Product ID: 157908