A really nice place to visit, but try to go on weak days and not during the weekends in the high season. Then it might not be worth it.
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Extremely cute baby elephants and the people working there are heroes! They explained a lot about how they find the babies and how they treat them. The only thing I didn't like that much was that the guy talking on the microphone wanted complete silence...More
For many years, I heard about this place from my friends both local and international and it sounded interesting but the only thing i regrettably never did was to plan a visit until Dec 2016. The place is amazing and offers a rare opportunity to...More
We visited at 11am because the orphanage only opens for 1 hour a day. The baby elephants came out and we literally just stood watching in awe, they were totally adorable. Some of the elephants had physical problems and it was heartbreaking to watch. The...More
Best to get there early, ie before 10:30 am. Very well maintained place and keepers and owners clearly love what they do. Highly recommend for all ages, the orphaned ellies are so entertaining!
If you foster a baby elephant you can go to the trust between 5-6pm to see all the babies running in from the bush and rushing to their beds to have their milk! There were 27 when we were there and it was a wonderful...More