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Address: 287 Moo 2 Sai Yuan Road, Kata Beach, Karon, Phuket 83100, Thailand
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Kok Chang Elephant Trekking Safari in set on a beautiful ocean viewpoint...

Kok Chang Elephant Trekking Safari in set on a beautiful ocean viewpoint where the dense tropical jungle overlooks Kata Noi Bay. We offer various jungle routes riding on these Majestic animals from 20 minutes, or to the summit on 30 minute and 1 hour treks. Fully trained and experienced guide handlers will take you and your family through the dense tropical forest along paths and trails from the southwest corner of the beautiful Phuket island stopping at scenic beauty for photographs along the way. Get lucky and sit on the elephants neck. Children and adults are encouraged to stop by the banana kiosk to observe and feed the Elephants, there is no charge. This is a great photo opportunity and you can even touch the elephants trunk.

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The elephant ride was enjoyable and a good experience to see a jungle. Felt sorry for them though as once we got off, another group went on, however, it seemed they were well... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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Mandurah, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We had booked directly via internet hassle free. No cash required up front and free pick up and drop off from our hotel on Karon Beach. Please be mindful that if booking directly, they only accept cash payment on arrival at safari. Pick up was on time and in a clean a/c vehicle for a 15 minute transfer. Our elephant... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

It's total jungle with lotssa mosquitoes n insects, the fun part is the views and when elephant drinks water and throws some at you. The trekking slightly takes a toll on you . We opted for 30 mins trekking, it's start slow the elephant looked tired maybe multiple trips or the climbing . It was a hot day . The... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The elephant ride was enjoyable and a good experience to see a jungle. Felt sorry for them though as once we got off, another group went on, however, it seemed they were well looked after. Our teenager kids enjoyed it as well.

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Frimley Green
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

If you ask for it, they let you sit on the head of the elephant and guide it. Intermittent taps with left foot means go left and vice versa... Our guide tried to sell us necklaces from elephant teeth and ivory during the tour claiming that the profits go towards elephants. Please do not buy from these items as elephants... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you put aside the debate about cruelty then the trip was great - we did the 30 min one - the kids loved it & our guides were great…but all the time you have a niggling doubt that this isn't the life an elephant should have!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here after searching for an elephant safari. They offered transport to their place in karon from patong beach for a cost of 400 Baht. We took the 50 min Elephant Trek for 1000 Baht per person. They have a nice Krail where you can feed the elephant bananas at 60 baht a basket and also click pictures with the... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we went here as its something we always wanted to do however when arriving we saw a young elephant tied by its ankle to a tree.it could only take a couple of steps forward then back as it had no room to move.It just swung its head side to side constantly looking totally demented.This really upset me.The elephant we went... More 

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Aomori, Japan
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went here after searching for responsible elephant trekking locations. I would say it was okay. My husband's guide was much kinder than the one who led my son and myself. Also, they have a young elephant tied where the trek begins for no reason other than to take photos. After we looked at our photos I noticed small spots... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Is just sad to see these animals out of there enviroment, living in a small place and carrinb tourists in their back all they long. Phuket have many other nice tourist options.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Brilliant experience with the only sticking point being the elongated waiting time despite reserving a spot the previous night. Overall, brilliant experience and I would definitely come again.

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