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One day Mahout training at Baan Chang Elephant Park

Tour Code: 084

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Get to learn to be a Mahout (Elephant caretaker). Ride elephant bareback. Feed elephants and bathe them in the river.

Tour Detail:

Duration: 8.30-17.00

You will be picked up from hotel at 08:30 am. Then we will drive for an hour to Baan Chang Elephant Park. On the way to the Elephant Park we will have a stopover at a local market to pick up fruits for the elephants. After arriving at the Park, our staffs will give you first useful information about the Thai Elephants. You will get to learn how to communicate with your elephant and get the chance to feed them too. After lunch, it is time to show what you learned in the morning. You will ride on the back of the elephant and practice to control him during the ride through the beautiful countryside and up and down a hill for about 2 hours. You will also learn how to guide the Elephant into the river and over there you get new skills about bathing and washing your Elephant. Our staff will take some pictures of you while you are giving your elephant a bath. Afterwards, you will have time to relax and have some refreshments before saying good bye to your elephant and travel back to your hotel.

Tour Price

 Tour type                     Private                      Join Group
 Price per person (Thai Baht)          Pls. contact us for rates           Adult  2,800 (for 2 persons per elephant)
                   4,900 (for 1 person per elephant)
          Child  1,800

Tour includes:
English speaking tour guide
- Air-con minibus
- Admission fee
- Lunch
- Mahout cloth
- Travel insurance

Tour excludes:
- Drinks

Tour pick up and drop off
- At your hotel in Chiang Mai City

What to bring
- Swim-suit
- Extra clothes