Location: Chiang Mai province (Mae Taeng Area - North of the Chiang Mai city) – Northern Thailand
Nearest Airport: Chiang Mai (CNX)
Duration: Full Day Returns around 4:30pm (This trip does not visit Elephant Nature Park)
Elephant Heaven is a special, small group "Saddle Off!" program in cooperation with a Northern Thai Lanna settlement. These young elephants used to spend their lives moved from street begging, performing elephant to elephant riding service. The elephants owner wanted to bring the elephants home to provide the better life. Now these young elephants living under the care of their owner in the natural surroundings. Giving elephants the space and freedom to be themselves - this is what we do.
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 90 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 towel, walking shoes, camera & insect repellent, Refillable Water Bottle.
Operational Months: All year round.
Age Suitability: All ages from Children over 2 years old to Retirees.
Fitness Level: Easy, no real fitness level required.
What is Included: Water, Lunch (vegetarian buffet), transport & 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 - 11yrs)