Elephant Caretaker Experience
Bathe elephants in the river + Bamboo Rafting + Walk with Elephants through the jungle + learn to talk to elephants
Last minute deal 2300 thb!!!
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. Learn about their history in Thailand and how your purchase of an elephant experience with our organization helps to create a safe and permanent sanctuary for them. Get to know the elephants, learn how to approach them and feed them fruit and sugar cane. Learn how to feed, approach, and communicate with elephants. Relax riverside cafe and enjoy delicious local foods. 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. The Chai Lai Sisters Elephant Rescue does not allow any riding of the elephants. You can also visit an neighboring elephant farm that does allow short bareback rides (1 person per elephant) that don't harm the elephants. Please let your guide know if you are interested in this option and they will book it for you. There is no additional charge. Most of the trek starting points are off mountain roads some of which require 4WD for safty so we will travel by truck.
Please book in advance. This is a private tour not a large group; availability is limited.
LEARN ABOUT ELEPHANT CARE + MEET THE ELEPHANTS + FEED THE ELEPHANTS + LEARN HOW TO APPROACH AND COmmunicate with ELEPHANTS + LUNCH + MEET BABY ELEPHANTS + walk with your elephant in the jungle sanctuary + BAMBOO RAFTING (1 PERSON PER ELEPHANT) 3000 thb
8:00AM or 11:00am
WHAT TO BRING
Comfortable clothing, towel, swim wear, change of clean clothes, bug spray and sunscreen.
Transportation, lunch, bottled water, trained elephant caretakers, photographers to take photos.