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Elephant Junction - Day Tours

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Alady Rd, Thekkady 685535, India
+91 4869 224 142
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If you want to be with elephants, this is the place

As simple as the title. You’ll find lot of places in India to pay for time with the elephants. Of... read more

Reviewed yesterday
jvdemari
via mobile
Joy ride

It was our first elephant ride. Initially it was scary but gradually we liked it. It was a great... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
snehabhattachary2017
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Bengaluru, India
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
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“elephant bath” (69 reviews)
“minute ride” (29 reviews)
“hour package” (11 reviews)
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Alady Rd, Thekkady 685535, India
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+91 4869 224 142
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

As simple as the title. You’ll find lot of places in India to pay for time with the elephants. Of course, they are not free and wild, but in this case they are rescued elephants, and they have a lot of space for them and...More

Thank jvdemari
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It was our first elephant ride. Initially it was scary but gradually we liked it. It was a great ride inside the greens. Three persons can ride at a time. Must try adventure.

Thank snehabhattachary2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

An awesome experience at Thekkady- not to be missed. We arranged our trip through our hotel. Amazing elephant ride for 30 minutes inside spice plantation. The whole place is built inside spice plantation so one can have leisure of experiencing both. You can handover your...More

Thank mohamedriji
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Go there early morning to avoid lines. Can get busy and have long wait at times after 10am. Pricing is very reasonable, and you can pick and choose what activities you want to do. The Elephants seems to be well taken care off as well.

Thank Alwin Z
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice ride.A small circuit up and down the mountain.Nice experience.They have the full day elephant tour too.Nice experience.

Thank kubu1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Worst experience, couldn't see a single animal, very rough road & drive. They promise big things in the begining & say hard luck in the end.

Thank Veena P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

While the idea sounds great of taking an elephant ride in the forest or having an elephant bath; the elephants are abused and we saw tears in one elephant 's eyes. They make people scrub elephants with a hard wired brush - which happens all...More

2  Thank Puneit
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

This a awesome place where u can have a ride as well as shower and bath of elephants.It has different packages according to ur will and wish.There are certain discount if u go throw agents.

Thank Palakpriya
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Again... long queue and over priced. 400/- for a 20 minute ride. Not sure if it's worth the wait and distance travelled when the same can be done at Munnar as well.

Thank Hold My H
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Its new experience..fresh..you can ride elephnt..bath them.. photography..however its costly..not so well organised in terms of pics shown on magzines n boards..give it try if elephant rides r new to you.. Children will enjoy for sure

Thank Deepesh G
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Emzikles
29 May 2017|
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Response from Sivanesan G | Reviewed this property |
no , not chained at all . meaning they can roam freely . they have their mahout - elephant trainer besides them at all times . he guides them and elephant obey their orders . a mahout starts as a boy in the family... More
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dnovik
24 March 2017|
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Response from janebendle | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure sorry as we went in January maybe worth trying to contact the place or we stayed at the spice village so could email them and ask?!??
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Sudarshan S
30 January 2017|
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Response from Parkhad_Amit | Reviewed this property |
400 per person for elephant ride and 1200 around package include elephant ride plus bath. would prefer elephant bath package.. its a life time experience worth money
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