Chiang Mai: Patara Elephant Farm
- 7 Hours
- 7 Hours
- On request
You will be picked up from your hotel and transferred to Patara Elephant Farm. On your journey you will receive a briefing on the history of the domestic elephant in Thailand. On arrival, you will register, change into your training outfit (we will provide the outfit) and prepare for the training. The training session will include hiking to find the elephant in the surrounding area and learn about elephant farm management and the farm breeding. You will then practice your training on how to approach and be near elephant and to observe elephant temperament. You will then participate in the morning feed and learn the daily health care, skin care and you will then bathe your elephant in the river. You will have the opportunity to learn how we do a pregnancy test for mother elephants and how they take care of their calves. Our afternoon ends with instructed training on how to sit bare back and basic riding skills. You will enjoy your picnic lunch at the top of a hill with a waterfall setting accompanied by your elephant. After you have a great day with these magnificent creatures, you will be transferred to your hotel.
Duration: 7 Hours
Departs: 7:30 a.m. - Returns: 2:30 p.m.
From: Chiang Mai