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Elephant Breeding Centre, Sauraha

Categories: Wildlife Areas, Nature & Parks
Inspirock Rating:
2.8/5 based on 320+ reviews on the web
Observe elephants up close at Elephant Breeding Centre, dedicated to supporting wild and trained herds allowed to roam and graze in a jungle habitat. Understand how the caretakers look after these creatures as you watch them prepare kuchiis, elephant food made from molasses, salt, and rice wrapped in grass. See baby elephants interacting with their mothers and performing activities with their trunks. Expect to see the mother elephants chained up and stabled for their safety and yours. Put Elephant Breeding Centre at the forefront of your travel plans using our Sauraha trip itinerary builder.
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  • It was nice to see the young playful elephants. The mothers are chained up but the young ones seem quite active and playful. There's a museum on the premise that gives some basic facts, explains the m...  read more »
  • This is a very informal activity in Chitwan. The centre is accessed from Sauraha by canoe across the river. It is an easy cycle from the main street where bikes can be hired for 50 Nepali Rupees an ho...  read more »
  • I visited the centre today. Adult and young Elephants around 5 years old are all chained. They can't interact with each other and some even have both legs chained together. Babys can walk free and be ...  read more »
  • This is an bad thing. They break the will of the animals to make them to working elephants. Its horrible to see
  • Don't forget to bring your kids here. Learn more about elephants and human-elephant relations.
  • Worth a visit! Unfortunately, the elephants are all chained...
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