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Elephant Breeding Centre

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Baadreni Road, Sauraha 32909, Nepal
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This place is traning centre of elephant babies for the National Park to rescue wild animals at chitwan national park and other national parks these elephant playes the main role to protect wildlife

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank hupnarayan
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We were appalled by the conditions these elephants were in. Mothers and babies were separated and chained and although they had a roof over them it did not protect them from the sun and 45 C heat. They were all flapping their ears to try...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Julie R
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

If seeing hobbled chained depressed elephants, including young elephants presses your buttons this is the place for you. What is not immediately obvious is the potential danger here. Wild elephant males visit this place. In fact they are encouraged to do so to mate with...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Crazyab0utnature
Reviewed 1 week ago

I think you have to put this place into context to a degree. The intention is genuine in that they are seeking to increase the population of elephants in the park but I do wander if this is the right way to do it. Chaining...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank TJA950
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went there by a short boat ride. It is in the buffer zone area. It has female elephants and baby elephants who are thrained and raised there.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 201jayah
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited the elephant breeding center as part of package from the Jungle Safari Lodge. I'm not sure what to make of this as the elephants are bred to be working animals. I don't know if they are like dogs and enjoy working. I did...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 2torontotraveller
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place needs a serious injection of funds. The elephants and babies looked healthy but the place seemed neglected and we were unsure as to how the place functioned. A couple of elephants had both feet tethered. We found that distressing but there must be...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank SueCocker
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hated this place elephants looked very distressed rocking from side to side and chained I refused to go in

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Should have read reviews before going and we're sad to see all the elephants in chains. We read the training information boards and we were shocked to learn about the very harsh training conditions. Wouldn't go again. Originally thought I was a sanctuary not a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Orla B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The morning I arrived a baby elephant had been born at 7 p.m. the night before. Also a 3 month old baby that wanted to play with her brother but Momma was not happy about their interaction and kept swinging her head back and forth,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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shenoyvans
7 March 2018|
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Response from phil59 | Reviewed this property |
A long way on poor roads. Did not notice any restaurants nearby, you would find these in Chitwan town.
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subas b
13 January 2018|
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Response from canoefan | Reviewed this property |
Last year one of the elephant birth produced 2 babies at a time. They are growing up OK. This was the first time ever happened in all the breeding centers in the world.
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