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Maetang Elephant Park

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35/1 Moonmuang road T. Prasing A. Muang, Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand
+66 53 206 047
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all about money!

The guide who took us there, told us that part of the elephants have to be kept in captivity in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ROSE MARIE V
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Ghent, Belgium
Enjoyable

Whilst here I paid for the elephant show and a visit to the long neck village. You can pay for what... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jennifer D
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Western Australia, Australia
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  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
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35/1 Moonmuang road T. Prasing A. Muang, Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand
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+66 53 206 047
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The guide who took us there, told us that part of the elephants have to be kept in captivity in Thailand because of lack of food in the nature!! I expected a peaceful environment and to see how the elephants were taken care of. Nothing...More

Thank ROSE MARIE V
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Whilst here I paid for the elephant show and a visit to the long neck village. You can pay for what you actually want ie zip lining, ride elephants etc. I thoroughly enjoyed the show with the elephants showing what they can do. Their paintings...More

Thank Jennifer D
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I 'd been to this place at two time during my vacation in Chiang Mai. It was a wonder place to visit if you get to Chiang Mai. This palace was clean, food was also good as well. (compare to other places). Don't forget to...More

Thank Tseem M
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Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

It was amazing .. i enjoyed everthing and i was impressed to see the elephant drawings ... the draw better than me The bambo boat riding was fun .. the staff was really nice and humble ...

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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

We had a lovely trip organised by Uncle Chai a retired 76 year old Thai gentleman who took us on a private taxi trip to this camp. 2000 baht pp bought us a great experience with a elephant show, elephant ride through the river, ox...More

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Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

This is really an elephant circus! We got a 10 minute elephant ride which I didn't enjoy as the guy on the elephant kept hitting the elephant with a metal spike which resulted in the elephants ear becoming torn and bleeding. I understood that they...More

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Reviewed 16 February 2018

Arrived there with our two children aged 8 and 10, where told they where over 135 centimetres tall and therefore had to pay full adult fare. Our children are only average size at best and neither are over 135cm, i told her they where 8...More

Thank Jintana B
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Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

I got taken as part of a day out with a driver I’d hired to see several places. It was 1500baht for entry and included a circus style show, ox cart ride, elephant ride through the jungle, a river bamboo raft ride and an ok...More

Thank Mark B
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Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

Too commercialised and beware of being ripped off by the lady at the ticket counter. We paid 1600THB per elephant for a 20 min ride. What we got was a 10 min ride and we later found out that the cost is only 800THB. The...More

Thank th3881
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Reviewed 24 January 2018

We came to Thailand hoping that we could see elephants up close and maybe even ride them. We were convinced by our tour guide (Go Thailand Tours) that this camp treated the elephants well and that the remaining elephants of Thailand are supported mainly through...More

Thank Du L
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Moredopethanalilbit
17 November 2016|
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Response from Robert H | Reviewed this property |
YES, I think so but you still have to pay the regular entrance fee, and transport to the park, they MAY pick you up at some hotels . Ask your hotel. But I think it's best to make a half day of it at least.
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misswalnut
7 January 2015|
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Thanks for that. Just to clarify, so you had your own transport to the Elephant park and bought an park entrance ticket at the park gate on the day with no prior booking? what did the park entrance ticket include? and how... More
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