Maeklang Elephant Conservation Community, Mae Wang

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Set within the landscape of lush forests, picturesque rice fields, and banana plantations, Maeklang Elephant Conservation Community serves as a home to elephants rescued from hard labor. Join a volunteering program and get to spend a half-day or a day playing with these gentle giants, feeding and bathing them in the Maeklang River. In addition to learning more about the habits and behavior of elephants, you will get to know the basics of organic farming. To visit Maeklang Elephant Conservation Community and other attractions in Mae Wang, use our Mae Wang trip planner.
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  • For anyone travelling to Chiang Mai, PLEASE DO NOT RIDE ELEPHANTS! Do yourself a massive favour and come here. Emmerse yourself with these beautiful animals, and learn about their previous lives and.....  more »
  • All staff are really nice and friendly to the group as well as the elephants. Glay is a great tour guide and gives really good educations explanation about the elephants. Feed, mud bath, and wash...  more »
  • A childhood dream coming true, a wonderful place where animals are recovering from past, where nice hardworking people are doing their best to make them comfortable. I wanted to thank the whole team.....  more »
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