Elephant Caretaker Village - Day tour, Chiang Mai

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Elephant Caretaker Village - Day tour allows you to spend time with some magnificent animals in their natural jungle habitat. Hang out with the caretakers, eat delicious local foods, and trek through the lush green jungle to observe elephants, which are free to roam the area unchained. Interact with the gentle giants, feed them bananas, and bathe with them in the river. Enjoy the mountain views as you ride to and from the camp, and don't forget to snap a few photos of your elephant experience. Put Elephant Caretaker Village - Day tour into our Chiang Mai trip builder and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • Amazing place, stunning location in the middle of the jungle. Small centre (only 2 elephants) owned by a family. It was a group of 9 of us and it felt very authentic and natural to interact with the e...  more »
  • Glad that places like this exist to protect elephants, however I do not like to see any seating contraptions strapped to elephants. If you want to ride them, then on the neck, just behind their ears.  more »
  • I am a huge animal lover and have massive issues with elephant riding and tourism in Thailand. This place was excellent, you were not allowed to ride the elephants as it is cruel, and they aren't at a...  more »