Location: Chiang Mai province (Mae Wang Area - South-West of the city) – Northern Thailand
Nearest Airport: Chiang Mai (CNX)
Duration: Full Day (This trip does not visit Elephant Nature Park)
Experience of visiting a 100 years old Karen Settlement where the family has been living and caring for elephants for generations. Observe the elephants natural behavior while feeding them, walking with them in nature, watching them play in the mud pit and bathe the elephants in the river. Learn how the elephants receive good care from the owner who treat their elephants as family members.
Starting From: 8:00am - 8:30am. Pick up from your Chiang Mai city hotel, or you must be at our office at 7:40am. - (Please check map)
If you are staying out of town (outside Middle ring-road) additional charges apply. Please advise on your reservation form.
Travel Time: Around 1 hour & 45 minutes (educational video about Asian elephants / safety video en route to project).
Return: Arrive back in Chiang Mai city 4:00pm – 4.30pm.
Baggage Allowance: One small day pack per person.
What to Bring: Hat, sunscreen, sandals/flip flops, change of clothing (as you may get muddy or wet), towel, walking shoes, camera & insect repellent and Refillable Water Bottle..
Operational Months: All year round.
Age Suitability: All from children over 2 years old to retirees
Fitness Level: Moderate – walking through grassy fields and hilly terrain.
Topography: Hills, forest & river.
Extra Activities: Visit a traditional Karen house showcasing artifacts from Karen culture and watch Karen women weave textiles.
What is Included: Water, Lunch (vegetarian buffet), transport and guide
Transportation: Included from Chiang Mai city to / from project, admission fees, project guides
Bookings close: 2 pm (GMT+7), on the day before you are due to visit. Full payment is required to secure your place(s).
Adult Rate: 2,500 Baht (12 years old)
Child Rate: 1,250 Baht (2 - 11 yrs)