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Magical Elephant Training

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147/1 Rachadamnoen Rd, Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand
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Went to Chiang Mai especially for this - and we weren't disappointed!

Pretty much what it says on the packet! Except it was more about training us than the elephants... read more

Reviewed 31 March 2018
gawainagain
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Phnom Penh, Cambodia
One of the best days of our trip!!

I honestly can't recommend this place enough! We were slightly worried at first about going to an... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2015
Elayne93
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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31 Mar 2018
“Went to Chiang Mai especially for this - and we weren't disappointed!”
8 Jul 2015
“One of the best days of our trip!!”
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Exclusive to T.I.C travel is the Magical Elephant Training Camp. You will take care of your elephant for a full day, learning about the behavior, lifestyle and personality of elephants from our English speaking tourguide. You will learn how to...more
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147/1 Rachadamnoen Rd, Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand
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Reviewed 31 March 2018

Pretty much what it says on the packet! Except it was more about training us than the elephants! Things to bear in mind. It's about an hour's drive to and from Chiang Mai to the elephant reserve. You are supplied with outer clothes for the...More

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Reviewed 8 July 2015

I honestly can't recommend this place enough! We were slightly worried at first about going to an elephant park incase the animals weren't taken care of etc. So we did a lot of researching before we went about the different elephant parks in Thailand and...More

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Reviewed 15 February 2015

We really did our research prior to doing a Mahout day with the elephants due to what id heard about animal welfare in Thailand and im really glad we did!! We were collected on time by our guide "Crazy Jimmy". We spent around an hour...More

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Reviewed 30 July 2014

This was book as a day trip through our group tour with Thomson Family Adventure. Our Thomson guide called this one the best one. He's done other camps with other tour groups and said this one was the most fun. We rode the elephants bareback....More

1  Thank Thyme8
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Reviewed 23 July 2014 via mobile

We booked the trip with this company the day before we went, having already been conned by the Elephant Nature Park (who took our deposit and then never picked us up and never issued a refund) we didnt get to really look into how it...More

2  Thank emwilli
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Reviewed 21 November 2013

got picked up in the morning from hotel, made some stops to pick up a few others along the way. in about 1 hour out of the city we arrived! super fun day learning about the elephants, feeding them. riding them, bathing them, great lunch....More

1  Thank lbandcase
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Reviewed 14 October 2013

short and sweet...an incredible day, one that I will remember for the rest of my life as being one of the greatest day! You can't miss this if you are in Chiang Mai! Amazing staff, you can tell they really care for the elephants, all...More

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Reviewed 30 September 2013

Baan Chang Elephant Park is well worth a visit if you are in Chiang Mai. There are lots of other places offering elephant rides but don't do them! Most of the time the elephants are not looked after or treated properly where as with Baan...More

1  Thank Grant F
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Reviewed 5 September 2013

My Husband and I went to the Baan Chang Elephant Park last august 2013. Its a WONDERFUL experiencie, MUST DO if youre going to be in Chang Mai area for a couple of days. Our guide Tom explained us the operation and managment of the...More

1  Thank Luzmi78
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Reviewed 13 June 2013

I had an incredible experience at the Baan Chang elephant park! Our guide for the day was named Pusa, and he was terrific! He did a great job of providing us with a good deal of background on where the elephants came from, how they...More

1  Thank lindsayr34043
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