Our One Day Walk With Elephants package at Elephant Jungle Sanctuary Phuket offers visitors an enjoyable opportunity to spend quality time with elephants in their natural habitat, Go on an adventure with our rescued elephants! In this program, and gain insight on our rescues. Visitors will set out into the jungle with our rescued elephants and get the opportunity to observe them as they walk through the jungle.
Upon arrival to the sanctuary, Visitors will be briefed on the day’s itinerary. Once packed, you will set out on your 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. Through your trek, you will also get to observe the lush greenery that Phuket has to offer.
Lunch is a delicious spread of home cooked Thai food. If you have any dietary requirements, let us know when you do your booking.
After Lunch, You will do activity same as half day afternoon program. you will learn more about elephants and their different behaviors. You will also assist in preparing the medicinal soil for their consumption. After feeding you will accompany them to a nearby mud spa. Get muddy with the elephants as you apply a healthy cosmetic mud treatment to their skin.
Once the elephants are clean, you can take some final photos with them, and then it will be time to part ways with your new friend and change into some dry clothes. Finally, eat some snacks and seasonal fresh fruit, before enjoying once again the impressive rural scenery as you drive back to the hotel.
*Please Note: Due to governmental guidelines related to the pandemic, EJS is able to offer certain participatory activities, including bathing with elephants and entering mud areas, only to those visitors who are fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Visitors who are not yet vaccinated, or who are partially vaccinated (according to Thai vaccination standards), may participate in an interactive elephant shower experience while following social distancing guidelines. Such visitors are, at the present time, unable to enter the mud ‘spa’ with the elephants, or to participate in bathing/swimming activities at any EJS location, however they may observe these activities from nearby. These changes are effective from 1 October, 2021 until further notice.
|6:30-7:30 am||Pick up from your hotel or accommodation in Phuket (if applicable – fees apply).|
|8:00 am||Arrive at Elephant Jungle Sanctuary Phuket. Enjoy a welcome snack, sip tea or coffee, and learn about elephants as you are given an introduction to our program.|
|8:15 am||Set out into the jungle where you will learn more about our rescues.|
|11:00 am||Eat a meal of traditional Thai food.|
|13:15 pm||Assist with the preparation of natural dietary supplements for the elephants.|
|13:30 pm||Meet the elephants. Feed them and administer dietary supplements as you learn their stories. Play, interact, and take photos with the elephants in a natural setting.|
|14:00 pm||Mud spa with the elephants.|
|14:30 pm||Swimming with elephants|
|15:00 pm||Join the elephants in our specially constructed outdoor “Elephant Shower”|
|15:20 pm||Use our facilities to take a (regular) shower, dry off, and change clothes.|
|15:30 pm||Eat a lunch of traditional Thai food and seasonal fruit, before saying goodbye to the friendly elephants.|
|16:00 pm||Leave the Elephant Jungle Sanctuary and drive for approximately 1 hour back through spectacular island scenery.|
|17:00-17:30 pm||Drop off at your hotel or accommodation (if applicable).|
Our One Day Walk With Elephants package accepts a maximum of 15 people per day.
CHILD (7-10) ฿3,500
Infant (0-3) N/A (This tour has an age requirement of 7+ years)
6:30-07.30 from your accommodation
Depending on the location and type of your accommodation, additional transport fees may apply. Please click HERE to view a full list of transport prices.
FINISH TIME:17:00 - 17:30 Drop off to your hotel
WHAT TO BRING:
- Fluent English-speaking Tour Guide
- Two Traditional Thai Meals
- Drinking Water
- Elephant Food