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Phuket: Elephant Jungle Sanctuary Ethical Feeding Experience

Phuket: Elephant Jungle Sanctuary Ethical Feeding Experience

Experience the enchantment of the "Feed Me" program at Elephant Jungle Sanctuary Phuket, where ethical elephant encounters come to life. Interact with and feed these magnificent giants, and find out more about them with your guide. Upon arrival, you'll be welcomed into the sanctuary's serene natural environment. Begin your adventure by feeding the elephants and connecting with them in a meaningful and responsible way. Learn about their behavior, personalities, and the sanctuary's commitment to their welfare from your guide. As you spend quality time observing and interacting with the elephants, seize the opportunity to capture the magic on camera. Feel the exhilaration of being in close proximity to these gentle creatures while surrounded by the lush beauty of their habitat. After the unforgettable encounter, unwind in a relaxed atmosphere with a complimentary soft drink, reflecting on the memories you've created. Leave with not only photographs but also a heart full of cherished moments from this unique and ethical elephant sanctuary experience.

From Phuket: Elephant Jungle Sanctuary Feed and Shower Trip

From Phuket: Elephant Jungle Sanctuary Feed and Shower Trip

Embark on a unique adventure with Elephant Jungle Sanctuary Phuket through a feeding and shower experience, designed to create meaningful connections with elephants. After pickup, arrive at Elephant Jungle Sanctuary Phuket to start your adventure. Engage in ethical interactions with the elephants in a natural environment, fostering a respectful bond. Begin with participating in a feeding session. Offer fresh seasonal fruits and vegetables to the elephants. Observe their gentle demeanor and contribute to their well-being. Receive an educational introduction to elephant anatomy, behavior, and their captivating history. Enhance your understanding of these majestic creatures before proceeding to the next segment of the experience, a one-of-a-kind outdoor shower designed specifically for elephants. Throughout the experience, take the opportunity to interact, photograph, and observe elephants in their natural environment.

Phuket: Elephant Jungle Sanctuary Half-Day Visit with Meal

Phuket: Elephant Jungle Sanctuary Half-Day Visit with Meal

Enjoy a pickup from your hotel in Phuket and travel to the Elephant Jungle Sanctuary. Upon arrival at the sanctuary, meet your guide and learn a little about the animals. Witness stunning views of the surrounding jungle while interacting with friendly elephants in a safe and sustainable environment. Get bananas and sugar cane to feed the elephants. Walk with your guide through the sanctuary, where you will find free-roaming elephants and hear their individual stories. Touch, feed, photograph, and interact with the elephants at your leisure while you learn about their lifestyle and behaviors. After meeting all the elephants, accompany them to a mud spa. Get muddy with the elephants as you apply a healthy mud treatment to their skin. Next, walk with them to a pool and join them in the water. Take a swim and help bathe and brush the elephants while they wade through and play in the water. Once the elephants are clean, you can take some final photos with them, before bidding farewell to your new friends and changing into some dry clothes. Finally, enjoy a delightful Thai buffet and head back to Phuket.

Bangkok: Pattaya Elephant Jungle Sanctuary Half-Day Tour

Bangkok: Pattaya Elephant Jungle Sanctuary Half-Day Tour

Visit the Elephant Jungle Sanctuary in Pattaya, designed to be a living example of responsible tourism, on a half-day trip from Bangkok. Gain insights into the behavior of these giants from your guides, fostering a deep connection. Experience the joy of bathing elephants, allowing you to bond with these gentle giants. Let mahouts (elephant keepers) guide you through the process, ensuring a safe and enjoyable encounter as you scrub and splash water. Then, it’s time to hand-feed the elephants. Under the watchful eye of the mahouts, share moments of connection and trust with these incredible creatures, approaching them with care and compassion. Learn about the unique personalities and background stories of each elephant, understanding the challenges they face in the wild. Understand the importance of conservation and ethical treatment in preserving these magnificent animals.

Phuket: Elephant Jungle Sanctuary 'Watch Me' Experience

Phuket: Elephant Jungle Sanctuary 'Watch Me' Experience

Elephant Jungle Sanctuary’s ‘Watch Me’ experience offers visitors to EJS an unrivalled opportunity to behold elephants displaying natural behaviours in a pristine jungle environment in beautiful Phuket, Thailand. Immerse yourself in the tranquil pace of an elephant’s routine, and marvel as they roam, forage, and bathe freely. This observation-focused experience is ideal for photography enthusiasts, as well as anyone who wishes to witness elephants interacting with their environment in a natural way. Experience the joy of feeding elephants in an intimate setting, then watching as they roam and forage freely throughout their environment. Through the simple beauty of mindful observation, visitors may gain a deep insight into elephant behaviour and learn about the unique personalities of the beautiful creatures who call EJS Phuket home. With a focus on education, our ‘Watch Me’ experience aims to impart knowledge about every aspect of elephant care to those who visit. Witness remarkable behaviours firsthand and see herd social dynamics in action as you observe from a viewing platform and follow the elephants through their habitat. Learn about an elephant’s dietary requirements as you help prepare food and nutritional supplements for these majestic animals, then help feed them by hand, or simply relax and watch as they enjoy their freshly prepared meal!

From Phuket: Ethical Elephant Interactive Trek and Tour

From Phuket: Ethical Elephant Interactive Trek and Tour

Enjoy a full-day tour to the Lake Phuket Elephant Sanctuary in a small-group tour that is limited to just 10 people to ensure you get as much interaction with the elephants as possible. Start the tour with a morning pickup from your accommodation in Phuket. Take a 1-hour scenic drive, arriving at the sanctuary by around 8 AM. Meet your English-speaking guide, enjoy some snacks and learn about the history and behavior of rescued elephants. 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.

Phuket: Phuket Elephant Sanctuary, Wat Chalong & more

Phuket: Phuket Elephant Sanctuary, Wat Chalong & more

Here’s the perfect blend of adventure and relaxation for you! It's a recipe for fun, culture, and beachfront bliss! Elephant Sanctuary: Your adventure begins at the Elephant Sanctuary, where you can engage with rescued elephants in a humane and responsible environment. Learn about their individual stories and the importance of elephant conservation in Thailand before getting up close and personal with the gentle giants. You’ll experience feeding, bathing, and petting them before freshening up and digging into a delightful lunch. After a scrumptious meal, you’ll learn how the locals make paper out of a unique local source (no spoilers here!) before heading to the next stop, Chalong Temple. Chalong Temple: This revered Buddhist sanctuary is a feast for the eyes with its vibrant colors, intricate details, and vivid colors. Stroll through this mesmerizing spiritual wonder as your friendly and knowledgeable Trip Guru unveils the temple's religious and cultural significance. Immerse yourself in a world of ancient traditions and sacred artistry before moving on to your final destination. Nai Harn Beach: After basking in the beauty of the temple, you’ll get whisked away to the beautiful and tranquil Nai Harn Beach. Known for its soft golden sands and crystal-clear waters, this beach is a great place to wrap up the day. Spend an hour resting and relaxing in the sand, taking photos of the picturesque backdrop, or take a dip in the refreshing waters before making heading back to your accommodations. Enjoy a low-impact way of exploring. On this tour, you explore sustainable experiences that prioritize providing water in glass bottles and offsetting carbon emissions in every tour, reducing your environmental impact and carbon footprint.

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What people are saying about Elephant Jungle Sanctuary Phuket

Overall rating

4.9
(399 reviews)

The whole experience was better than we could have imagined …. Smiley and handsome were quality hosts , very friendly, knowledgeable and great fun throughout .. all the staff were very hospitable and clearly care for the rescue elephants….Lasting memories created

We absolutely enjoyed spending time here getting to feed the elephants and loving how they rescued these beautiful creatures. It was definitely money well spent so that this private organisation can continue to save the elephants 💖

We had lots of fun with the excellent guides and we learnt about how elephants are treated and what we should know about them. Thank you for the guide.

We really enjoyed our visit, the guides Sky and Pim were very friendly and knowledgeable, and the elephants were so cute and well treated!

This was an amazing day with the elephants. They were so educational about them!