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Patara Elephant Farm - Private Tours

#2 of 215 Outdoor Activities in Chiang Mai Features Animals
299/22 | Mae Hea, Chiang Mai 50000, Thailand
+66 53 286 321
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Excellent adventure

After much research, we chose Patara for our elephant experience. I was disappointed initially... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Judy G
Dublin, Ohio
Top of the World - Simply Fantastic!!!

We did a full day activity This is a life time experience. Elephant are the magnificent very loving... read more

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299/22 | Mae Hea, Chiang Mai 50000, Thailand
+66 53 286 321

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Reviewed 3 days ago

After much research, we chose Patara for our elephant experience. I was disappointed initially because I had wanted to do an owner for a day experience and they were booked. We ended up doing the elephant day care. It ended up being perfect. The really...More

Thank Judy G
Reviewed 3 days ago

We did a full day activity This is a life time experience. Elephant are the magnificent very loving creature. After visiting here you will definitely realize how much care & love we should extend to this lovely animal. Elephants here are very social and seems...More

1  Thank warisfarooqui
Reviewed 4 days ago

We had a fantastic day and we will remember it for the rest of our life! Very well organized! Nice and professional organized. Nice people!

Thank dirkdelanghe1
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

One of the best experiences in my life and my children keep talking about it. Truly worth every dime!!!

Thank Yakyu やきゅう G
Reviewed 1 week ago

My Wife and I had a wonderful experience with Patara. At no time did we feel there was any mistreating of the elephants nor did we ever feel unsafe. We received great tutoring from the handlers on judging the elephants temperament as well as how...More

Thank Randy S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved this so much. A great experience for all children and adults. Everyone adored the elephants. The elephants were so friendly as they would flap their ears and let you feed them. The day was so organized. This is a rescue elephant place, where...More

Thank jennifer p
Reviewed 1 week ago

A stunning experience. Although you do ride your elephant there is no seat and it is kind for your elelphant. You and your mahoot care for your own elephant in a small group of 8-10 people and you learn so much. I loved being in...More

Thank Linda P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was the most amazing experience - I would highly recommend! We spent the entire day as an elephant caretaker, brushing them, feeding them, giving them a bath, riding them (bareback of course) to a waterfall where we bathed them again, and more. This day...More

1  Thank Lindsey D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a day! Very professional and well run elephant rescue camp experience. Our 7 and 10 year old daughters loved it. About 1 hour of riding time included. No complaints whatsoever.

Thank Rick B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This comes highly recommended as one of the most respectful tour groups to the elephants. The elephants all seem we'll treated, and especially the baby elephant (named after the full moon) was extremely playful and seemed to enjoy the interactions with the staff and the...More

Thank yimmy13
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Priscilla L
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Response from Brian O | Reviewed this property |
We stayed at the Dusit Princess. Collection was no problem. Hotel was really good. Brian
Priscilla L
23 July 2017|
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Response from Theron T | Reviewed this property |
Anywhere is fine. Do not suggest staying in town. We stayed in an Air BnB on the east side - wonderful!
21 July 2017|
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Response from Julie L | Reviewed this property |
Coming from someone with very bad motion sickness, I would actually recommend taking some non-drowsy dramamine before this ride. It was about an hour and I probably should have sat closer to the front of the van, but... More