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Maetaman Elephant Camp, Mae Rim

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Wildlife Area
Get to know the gentle, intelligent creatures at Maetaman Elephant Camp. This camp lets visitors interact with the elephants while also enjoying a variety of activities. Watch the elephants paint pictures, and once the paint is dry, you can purchase some of the artwork as a souvenir. Learn how paper is made from the fibers in elephant dung, and chat with the caretakers about the animals. Also enjoy ox cart rides and bamboo rafting on site. Put Maetaman Elephant Camp at the forefront of your travel plans using our Mae Rim trip itinerary maker.
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  • This camp doesn't do a good job caring for its animals. They simply use them for tourists to ride on. Overly expensive and although they help with the Karon Long Neck Village, there is nothing to brag...  more »
  • This was like a circus act, when the elephants were not performing or being ridden they were chained up. The handlers were hitting them in the head with a stick with a hooked metal spike on the end. W...  more »
  • Safe secure rafting experience in a jungle environment with many elephants strolling around and wallowing in the river.  more »