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Wildlife SOS Elephant & Bear Sanctuary

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National Hwy 2 | Agra Bear Rescue Facility, Agra, India
+91 99270 99980
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Humanity at its best

Wonderful place in the vicinity of nature. Sloth bear rescue center, Agra is doing great in... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
PremAgraIndia
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Agra, India
Very touching

We really enjoyed our time here! The staff was polite and open to questions. They conveyed the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Beatrice C
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Wildlife SOS - Agra Bear Rescue Facility is a home to 200 rescued dancing bears. Forest Department Admission fees: 500/- Foreigner 50/- Indian.(Only 10 minutes tour by security) DOES NOT GO FOR BEARS BUT GOVERNMENT. Guided Tour - 1500/- per person information & interaction with WSOS staff and guided 90 minutes tour. Wildlife SOS - Elephant Conservation & Care Centre is a home to 21 rescued circus & begging elephants. Guided Tour - 1500/- per person information & interaction with WSOS staff and guided 90 minutes tour.
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“animal lovers” (21 reviews)
“dancing bear” (21 reviews)
“rescued bears” (18 reviews)
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National Hwy 2 | Agra Bear Rescue Facility, Agra, India
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+91 99270 99980
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Wonderful place in the vicinity of nature. Sloth bear rescue center, Agra is doing great in supporting this endangered animal. The feed them, heal them, care them and provide the environment that bears needs. The facility is great doing all their efforts to keep them...More

Thank PremAgraIndia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our time here! The staff was polite and open to questions. They conveyed the message of the project very well, it moved us.

Thank Beatrice C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited both bear and elephant rescue centres as a last minute and so happy we did - turned out to be the highlight of our Agra trip. Wildlife SOS is doing a fantastic job for these previously mistreated gentle creatures. They need all the financial...More

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I did my research online and found that this place was one of very few genuine sanctuariws for elephants and wildlife in general. I went from London and volunteered for one week. Completely humbling experience to be among these gentle giants. The team is very...More

2  Thank Joshita L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hello - I recently visited Wildlife SOS's elephant care and conservation centre in Mathuru which is about an hour's drive from Agra. It was nice to finally put a face to a name with regard to the elephants who I have been reading about. It...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great trip here. Lovely to see animals that have been treated so bad now living a good life. We done a walk around and our guide would explain who each elephant was and the story behind them and he even let us feed...More

1  Thank Sean W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The bears and elephants are rescued from private owners where they are often being treated very badly. (The bears are made to dance for entertainment by having a big rope fed through a hole in their mouth - so they would be in agony -...More

2  Thank bobbycow
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A large lake with lagte collectiin of flowers and birds u can enjoy it but this place also need to be maintained well

Thank meenu k
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My favourite memory is of a line of three female elephants dutifully trotting off after their keeper for a walk through the neighbouring fields. Also another keeper riding bareback on a large male elephant taking him out for a much faster 'run' through the fields....More

1  Thank maryhW3166MI
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Quiet place, away from the city, where they take care of elephants that have been rescued from bad treatment: as tourist porters, circuses, etc. We had the opportunity to see 12 females, all of them in an excellent state after receiving the care of the...More

Thank Alcaraz J
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mangotea
4 November 2017|
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Response from Lynda S | Reviewed this property |
It is closer to Jaiphur.
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Gemma C
25 October 2017|
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Response from Shubham T | Reviewed this property |
advisable to book in advance
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Gemma C
25 October 2017|
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Response from Pollydo | Reviewed this property |
Definitely book up in advance, animal welfare is their priority You are offered time slots for your visit, morning, afternoon, evening depending what you would like to get involved with It gets extremely hot there so take... More
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