Phuket/Khaolak: Full-Day Ethical Elephant Jungle Sanctuary
Pickup includedYour hotel in Khaolak
- Spend an enjoyable with the elephants in a small group
- Assist with the preparation of natural dietary supplements for the elephants
- Enjoy a fun and fulfilling mud spa with the elephants
- Take a dip in the water and swim with elephants
- Enjoy a traditional lunch with freshly-cooked Pad Thai and seasonal fruits
Then, trek into the jungle with your guide where you will find free-roaming elephants and hear their individual stories. You can touch, feed, photograph, and interact with the elephants at your leisure while you learn about their lifestyle and behaviors. At 11 AM, stop to enjoy a delicious spread of home-cooked Thai food for lunch.
After lunch, head back into the jungle to feed the animals their dietary supplements. Learn more deeply about each elephant and what it takes to keep them healthy and happy. Once you have met all the elephants, accompany them to a nearby mud spa. Get muddy with the elephants as you apply a healthy mud treatment to their skin. Then, walk with the elephants to a nearby river and join them for a refreshing bath. Take a swim and help bathe and brush the elephants while they play in the water.
At about 4 PM, take some final photos with the elephants before it is time to part ways and change into some dry clothes. Finally, eat some snacks and seasonal fresh fruits and head back to your hotel.
- English-speaking tour guide
- Shared or private transfer from hotels in Phuket or Khaolak (depending on the option chosen)
- 2 traditional Thai buffet meals
- Drinking water
- Food for feeding the elephants
- Personal expenses
Prepare for the activity
• Large umbrellas can be provided
• Closed-toe shoes or trainers are recommended; the path is uneven and requires a certain level of fitness
• Wear clothes you don't mind getting sweaty or muddy
• In case of rain, boots will be provided as it can be muddy; please bring a pair of socks
• There are 4 possible sites for this Elephant Jungle Sanctuary Tour. The location of the tour will depend on the location of the customer's hotel/accommodation.
• Child under 10 years old is not allowed to join this tour
• Please advise the local partner if you have any dietary requirements