Ethical Elephant Experiences
Unleash your wild side with an ethical elephant tour. Choose from 1/2 day, full day, or overnight experiences - your Thailand adventure is calling.
1/2 and Full Day Elephant Tours
ELEPHANT MUD SPA
BATHE ELEPHANTS + MAE WANG WATERFALL
1/2 day - 2000 TBH | $60 per person
Full Day - 2500 TBH | $75 per person
Spend a day around beautiful Asian elephants and learn how to hug elephants. Learn about their history in Thailand and how your purchase of an elephant spa experience helps to create a safe and permanent sanctuary for them. This tour is perfect for the elephant lover who wants to interact with elephants, but not ride them. These elephants live in a beautiful jungle location only 1 hour outside of the city making this 1 day tour a great choice for travelers with limited time in Chiang Mai. See the full itinerary here.
Elephant Caretaker Experience
BATHE ELEPHANTS IN THE RIVER + BAMBOO RAFTING + WALK WITH ELEPHANTS THROUGH THE JUNGLE + LEARN TO TALK TO ELEPHANTS
1/2 Day - 3000 TBH per person
Spend time getting to know elephants with this private tour -- 1 person per elephant. This experience is an excellent introduction to elephants where you will learn to care for, command, bathe and ride elephants bareback through the jungle. Spend a day with beautiful Asian elephants and learn how to be an elephant caretaker. After lunch, wash and swim with a baby elephant in the river. You will also get to experience bamboo rafting (aprox 1 hour) down the Mae Wang river nestled in a valley surrounded by mountains. See the full itinerary here.
Full Day Elephant Tours
ELEPHANT WATERFALL ADVENTURE TREK - 1 Day
ELEPHANTS + WATERFALL + TREK + RAFT + KAREN HILLTRIBE VILLAGE
1 Day - 4000 THB | $125 per person
Join us for a full day filled with swimming at waterfalls and becoming friends with elephants. Take in some of Northern Thailand’s most beautiful landscapes on a hike with a local Karen guide. Visit a Karen, Hmong, or Lahu village. Bamboo raft down the Mae Wang River that winds through the beautiful mountains of Northern Thailand. Bathe a baby elephant in the river, feed all the elephants in the herd and walk or ride an elephant through the jungle bareback. View the full itinerary here.
Elephant Introduction Walk
WALK WITH ELEPHANTS
1/2 day - 1500 TBH | $45 per person
Meet and walk alongside a beautiful Asian elephant! Enjoy views of the Northern Thailand's wild jungle as you get to interact with and enjoy the company of the this breathtaking beast. Say goodbye to the elephants before heading back to the city, or enjoy refreshments and snacks at our riverside cafe.
Multi-Day Elephant Tours
ELEPHANT RESCUE AND MOUNTAIN HOMESTAY
ELEPHANTS CARETAKER EXPERIENCE + WATERFALLS + TREKKING + BAMBOO RAFTING + KAREN HILL TRIBE VILLAGE + BABY ELEPHANTS
All Inclusive 2 Days / 1 Night
This was voted as the most eye-opening, authentic experience by past guests. In addition to playing with and learning to care for beautiful elephants, you will experience jungle life the Karen way! Miles away from the bustling city and tourist traps, you’ll trek to Karen hill-tribe village, swim at waterfalls, enjoy traditional food cooked in the jungle, bamboo raft down a river, and sleep in a Karen style hut. View the full itinerary here.
ELEPHANT RESCUE AND MOUNTAIN HOMESTAY WITH JUNGLE ORCHID BUNGALOW
ELEPHANTS CARETAKER EXPERIENCE + WATERFALLS + TREKKING + BAMBOO RAFTING + KAREN HILL TRIBE VILLAGE + BABY ELEPHANTS + JUNGLE ORCHID BUNGALOW
All Inclusive 3 Days / 2 Nights
All of the fun from the Chai Lai Sisters Elephant Rescue & Mountain Homestay plus an extra night in our breathtaking Chai Lai Jungle Bungalows! Book an extra adventure, or spend the day relaxing while overlooking the serene river.
DOI INTHANON WATERFALLS & ELEPHANTS TOUR
DOI INTHANON NATIONAL PARK + PAGODAS + WATERFALLS + HIGHEST POINT IN THAILAND + WALK WITH ELEPHANTS + KAREN HOMESTAY
2 DAYS / 1 NIGHT 5500 THB | $170 per guest
Spend a day at Doi Inthanon National Park. Doi Inthanon features the highest point in Thailand, 2,565 m above sea level, and a cloud forest supporting a range of animal species, including over 360 bird species. This destination is a must for nature lovers and photographers. With private car service, you can spend time on locations that matter to you. View the full itinerary here.