We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Address: 287 Moo 2 Sai Yuan Road, Kata Beach, Karon, Phuket 83100, Thailand
Name/address in local language
Phone Number:
+66 89 591 9413
Website
Description:

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.

read more

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 1,278 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 477
    Excellent
  • 259
    Very good
  • 64
    Average
  • 38
    Poor
  • 83
    Terrible
Highlight was the bar that sells the coldest beer

Given I don't speak Elephant I don't know if these beasts were the happiest elephants on the planet or not. What I do know is elephant trekking was on my bucket list so now I have... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
BobbieX
Add Photo Write a Review

1,278 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 921: English reviews
Sheerness, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The best excursion we went on the elephants was all happy and did not look badly treated at all. This is a must go and experience it.

Helpful?
Thank Chris1417
Level Contributor
25 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Given I don't speak Elephant I don't know if these beasts were the happiest elephants on the planet or not. What I do know is elephant trekking was on my bucket list so now I have been there and done that. It wasn't anything like what I expected and to be honest it wasn't that exciting.There were a few times... More 

Helpful?
Thank BobbieX
Level Contributor
47 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I was expecting there to be lots of people & the trek to be en masse in a line...not the case at all! We were picked up from our hotel & taken directly to the venue - thankfully no stopping at a monkey sanctuary or random gift shop on the way. We paid at the entrance & within 5 minutes... More 

Helpful?
Thank NickyEl
Adelaide, Australia
Level Contributor
9 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved the elephants and their kind masters , if you love these calm beautifull animals you have to do this

Helpful?
Thank sparksnco
Level Contributor
31 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was always on my bucket list and I can't believe I crossed it off. We did the half hour trek because of our one year old daughter, and we were glad we did. It started to get hot, and I could tell she enjoyed doing this. Definitely worth the extra money to feed the elephants.

Helpful?
Thank Joel F
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
16 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a great experience! We were very pleasantly surprised by what we saw - the elephants are such wonderful and magnificent animals. They live in a camp with shelters, full food containers and even have a pool to cool off. The camp is behind the main area and elephants walk freely there. The ones in the front shelter are preparing... More 

Helpful?
2 Thank Dessy D
A TripAdvisor Member
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

They picked us up from our hotel in a wagon. Didn't seem safe at all, I felt pretty uncomfortable. We arrived at the destination and were welcomed by their front of house staff. The girls were really friendly. It went a bit downhill when I saw the baby elephant swaying back and forth, chained up. I had paid at this... More 

Helpful?
4 Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Sao Miguel, Portugal
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a good trek trough the forest on Elephant. The animals seemed well maintained and none of them was looking exhausted or treated badly.

Helpful?
2 Thank Bangari_J
Durban, South Africa
Level Contributor
50 reviews
43 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

if you ever wanna experience a elephant ride go here - it s well worth the trip and cost. watching these marvel animals first hand is quite a trip

Helpful?
1 Thank riazandsumayia
Mandurah, Australia
Level Contributor
40 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017 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 

Helpful?
7 Thank Jason B

Travellers who viewed Kok Chang Safari Elephant Trekking also viewed

 
Phuket Town, Phuket
 

Been to Kok Chang Safari Elephant Trekking? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Kok Chang Safari Elephant Trekking and other visitors
17 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (17)

Questions? Get answers from Kok Chang Safari Elephant Trekking staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Will you pick up and drop off at my hotel?
  • I have a family of 7. Can your tour accommodate all of us together?
  • How should I dress for this tour?