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Patara Elephant Farm - Private Tours

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299/22 | Hang Dong District, Chiang Mai 50230, Thailand
+66 98 549 3644
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AMAZING EXPERIENCE

we really loved the whole trip, the service, the activities with elephants and the lunch. They... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Marmivi
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Patara Elephant Farm ALL THE WAY

You guys I'm dead serious here, the staff are both friendly and fun. They totally care about each... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Joey T
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299/22 | Hang Dong District, Chiang Mai 50230, Thailand
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+66 98 549 3644
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

we really loved the whole trip, the service, the activities with elephants and the lunch. They dont damage the elephants. Highly recommended

Thank Marmivi
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Reviewed 6 days ago

You guys I'm dead serious here, the staff are both friendly and fun. They totally care about each elephant that stays there, and they 100% are masters of their trade. They completely help you have the time of your life with these AMAZING elephants, and...More

Thank Joey T
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love this adventure. Not only this is a sanctuary for elephant they rescue them from circus and help them get back to health. This experience for my 11 and 14 yrs old kids was fantastic. It’s not inexpensive $160/person but worth the cost. Animals are...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

An unforgettable experience among the elephants. The team is exclusively composed of Thaï people, who grew up in the area and who have lots of small stories to tell you about this unique animal. Their interaction with the elephants is fluid and very calm. Last...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I absolutely LOVED our adventure with Patara! We got to spend about 5 hours with multiple elephants (and shared one elephant in particular). We fed, washed, played with, and rode the elephants. The staff was friendly and accommodating. We asked one of...More

Thank seane04
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great experience at Patara Elephant Farm. I learned a lot about how they train the elephants and how to make sure they’re healthy. They give you an elephant to be with the entire time. You get to know the elephant first before riding...More

Thank Jaclyn W
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We (family of 4) booked the elephant owner for a day experience. What a great experience it was, the kids cannot stop talking about it! Yes, the elephants perform a few tricks for some nice pictures, but you never get the feeling that there is...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I lived in chaing Mai and lampang over 25 years ago. I wanted to share the area with my sons but was wary of elephant tours as I found them upsetting years ago when it was only backpackers and small groups who rode them on...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had so much fun taking care of our elephant. We learned the basic care and how to communicate with the elephant. My boyfriend finally could remember a few Thai words. He was eager to use those words to talk to the elephant. The lunch...More

Thank Bubble_PT
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was really not sure if I should do this. I booked a trip to thailand for 19 days and wanted to stay within the budget. However since I didn't want to go to a place where elephants suffer a lot, and after searching a...More

Thank Nuno D
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trvlcrzy
26 June 2018|
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Response from silvercode | Reviewed this property |
I stayed at the resort and the hotel staff drive us there, I also took the boat upstream to get to ride the elephant. Sorry I cannot answer your question.
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