Location: Chiang Mai province (Mae Wang Area - South of the Chiang Mai city) – Northern Thailand
Nearest Airport: Chiang Mai (CNX)
Duration: Full Day / Arrive city between 4.00-4.30 pm (This trip does not visit Elephant Nature Park)
Hope for Elephants is a special, small group "Saddle Off!" project in cooperation with a Northern Thai Lanna settlement, to the south of Chiang Mai city. Our aim here is allow elephants harmony in a natural environment after working for their whole life. This is time to live free in their natural terrain.
This trip does not visit Elephant Nature Park
Start: 8:00am – 8:30am pick up from your Chiang Mai city hotel, or from our office at 7:45am.(Please check map)
If you are staying out of town (outside Middle ring-road) additional charges apply. Please advise on your reservation form.
Transfer from an air-con minivan to a 4WD vehicle for the last 10-15 minutes of your journey to the project.
Returning: around 4:00 – 4:30 pm to Chiang Mai city.
Baggage / Luggage allowance: One small day pack per person
What to Bring: Hat, Sunscreen, Sandals/Flip Flops, spare clothing as you may get muddy or wet, Towel, Shoes for walking, Camera, Bug Repellent, Refillable Water Bottle.
Trip Operational Months: All Year Round
Age Suitability: Adults & Children 7+
Fitness Level: Easy – leisurely walk.
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. A deposit is required to secure your place(s).
Trip costs: (per person)
Adult Rate: 2,500 Baht (12 years old)
Child Rate: 1,250 Baht (7 - 11yrs)