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Kinnaree Elephant Trekking Tours

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Address: 82/9 Moo 4, Patak Road, Rawai, Phuket 83100, Thailand
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Phone Number:
+66 76 281 050
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours

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Elephant Shows and Rides

If you are looking for an elephant ride, this park has them. They also do a show with the baby elephants where you can feed them bananas. There is an area where they teach you... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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Campinas, SP
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33 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

They suffer, they are hurt; visit them in sanctuaries , free and in forest. Do not ride them! They do not deserve it ,THIS MIGHT STOP IT!! Search on internet about places like these. there are ethic elephants visits, NO RIDING! Against it !

Thank Camila Z
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410 reviews
256 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are looking for an elephant ride, this park has them. They also do a show with the baby elephants where you can feed them bananas. There is an area where they teach you to make papaya salad and you can also have a ride in an ox cart.

Thank DERtravels
Junee, Australia
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3 reviews
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Such an amazing experience! A must do when visiting Phuket! A one time experience to get so close to such an amazing animal!

Thank bsheedy
Hertford, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

We arrived at the park and we're presented with a mother and baby elephant performing tricks including painting a picture and standing on their back legs. It was only whilst watching for a while that I realised the handlers were digging a sharp spike into the ears of the elephants to make them perform. After I noticed this it seemed... More 

3 Thank Joanna J
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23 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Good place to visit with while in Phuket. Tour included 30mins elephant trekking, baby elephant feeding, monkey & snake shows were awesome.

Thank romello_202
Level Contributor
16 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Went there thinking it was going to be something different. Poor creatures, the handlers have no care for these majestic animals, they are constantly abused and beaten to please the tourists. This is wrong on so many levels I was quite upset when we left and did not enjoy the experience at all. The poor monkey was chained up and... More 

3 Thank LondonEssexgirlie
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24 reviews
13 attraction reviews
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

ツアーで行きました。1人600バーツ、15分でした。待つこともなく、非常に楽しかったですが、15分で十分かと思います。 写真もとってもらえますが、390バーツ払うと貰えます。チップは象使いに払いました。 600 Baht per person for 15min to ride an elephant. And you can get the photo on it by paying 390Baht.

Thank 準平 宮
Level Contributor
8 reviews
6 attraction reviews
Reviewed 8 April 2016 via mobile

Nice place to visit with kids & family. 30mins elephant trekking, baby elephant feeding, monkey & snake shows were awesome. It was time well spent

Thank Ravi-Dasari
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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117 reviews
79 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2016

We went here after another Trek got canceled and I have to say I was disappointed and a little put off. Our guide was very nice and did genuinely seem to care for his elephant whose name was Lily. However, the overall conditions and the fact that the elephants were tied up was a put off. Maybe this is normal,... More 

3 Thank Ruth K
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2016

The guide was especially enthusiastic showing a real passion in what she does. A good start. My highlight was the elephant massage which I've never had before although many massages by humans. The trek was awesome, riding on an elephant felt regal. Later was the best part. Natural Beauty absorbed on the bamboo water rafting in Phang Nga. This tranquil... More 

1 Thank EkInsaan17

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