HALF DAY AFTERNOON VISIT
price 1400 BAHT
A half-day package to KANTA ELEPHANT SANCTUARY offers visitors an enjoyable opportunity to spend quality time with elephants in their natural home, as well as gain an insight into their history and behavior, and create cherished lifelong memories of their time spent with these amazing animals with friendly, happy elephants in a safe and sustainable environment.
On the afternoon of your visit, you will be picked up from your place of accommodation and will drive for approximately 50 Mins through scenic agricultural areas before arriving at the Sanctuary. Learn a little about the elephants, before changing into our uniform.
After being allocated bananas and sugar cane to feed to the elephants, you will walk with your guide through the Sanctuary, where you will find free-roaming elephants and hear their individual stories. You can touch, feed, photograph, and interact with the elephants at your leisure while you learn about their lifestyle and behaviors. After you have met all the elephants, observe elephant get muddy for a healthy cosmetic mud treatment to their skin. Next, you will walk with the elephants to a nearby river and observe them while they wade through, play in the water, swim and you have chance to join them int he water.
Once the elephants are clean, you can take some final photos with them, and then it will be time to part ways with your new friends and change into some dry clothes. Finally, eat some seasonal fresh fruit, before enjoying once again the impressive rural scenery as you drive back to Chiang Mai.
13.00 -13.30 pm Pick up from your hotel or accommodation
13.30 pm Drive approximately 50 Mins North of Chiang Mai through rolling hills, forest, and local farming areas.
14.30 pm Arrive at Kanta Elephant Sanctuary. Walk through and learn about the elephants, change into traditional clothing and prepare fruits for our elephants.
15.00 pm Meet the elephants. Feed, interact, and play with the elephants in a natural environment and get muddy as you learn about their behavior and history. Take photos with the elephants.
16.00 pm Walk with and observe elephants when they are in a river for bathe and you have chance to join them.
17.00 pm Get some tea, coffee and season fruit then say goodbye to the elephants. Leave Kanta Elephant Sanctuary and drive approximately 50 Mins back to Chiang Mai. Drop off at your hotel or accommodation.
Please Note: At the Sanctuary, we will allow you to spend as much time as possible with the elephants. Therefore, there is no formal schedule and aside from pick-up times, the times shown here are approximations.
WHAT TO BRING
| - Hat
|| - Towel
| - Bathing Suit
|| - Walking Shoes
| - Sunscreen
|| - Change of Clothes
| - Insect Repellent
|| - Camera (Optional)
- PICK UP/DROP OFF TO YOUR PLACE OF ACCOMMODATION IN CHIANG MAI
- ENGLISH-SPEAKING TOUR GUIDES
- ACCIDENT INSURRANCE
- SNACKS AND SEASON FRUIT ( NO DINNER )
- DRINKING WATER
- FOOD FOR FEEDING ELEPHANTS