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Elephant Junction - Day Tours

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Alady Rd, Thekkady 685535, India
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Excellent place for Elephant Ride

Superb place to visit, really my children and my family enjoyed a lot. Thank you lekshmi for... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Aswathy S
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Great fun

We did the elephant bath, feeding and a relaxing ride round the neighbourhood (bare back was fine... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
delaruj
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  • Excellent42%
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  • Average11%
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“elephant bath” (78 reviews)
“minute ride” (33 reviews)
“hour package” (12 reviews)
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Alady Rd, Thekkady 685535, India
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Superb place to visit, really my children and my family enjoyed a lot. Thank you lekshmi for the nice ride with us....

Thank Aswathy S
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did the elephant bath, feeding and a relaxing ride round the neighbourhood (bare back was fine for 2 adults) with a gentle and patient elephant. The place is open with plenty of space for the animals and there was no sign of ill treatment,...More

Thank delaruj
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Although we had mixed feelings about keeping animals for the pleasure of tourists, it was really fun to sit on the elephant's back and having a high powered shower from her trunk. However we were sure that she enjoyed the slices of pumpkin that we...More

Thank harry w
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place offers a lot of package comprising of elephant ride, photo shoot, feeding the elephant, elephant bath and shower, timber dragging and all. We went for half an hour elephant ride + photo shoot package which was charged at Rs 400 per person. The...More

2  Thank Srinivasan S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

At Elephant Junction, Thekkady, we were able to give our elephant a massage rub, and a bath..this was an amazing experience! She in turn, gave us a good shower! We fed the elephant huge pieces of pumpkin. Prepare to get a good soaking!! There are...More

Thank Feeza J
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We love elephants and this place was just perfect for us to get close with these amazingly beautiful and graceful pachyderms!! Plenty of parking and a quick walk gets you to Elephant junction and you can choose the packages that you would like to take...More

Thank AriSue
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent fantastic good mind blowing what a great day excellent wow good i love it. Good experience . Don't miss

Thank Krunal G
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Must visit place, especially with children. We went for a good 30 mins ride with our toddler, who sat right in front. Very safe and lovely experience.

1  Thank AashJN
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Pls take elephant shower , ride is okk. But shower from elephant is unique loved to take once again.. Take rides from hotel, rates are same so no botheration

Thank ptad
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After seeing elephants in the wild in East Africa I was not sure about seeing them in what might seem a 'tame' setting. However, I enjoyed the whole experience of being very close to these magnificent creatures, including a chance to bathe an elephant and...More

1  Thank Ravi C
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Sakshi S
15 February 2018|
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Response from ishobha |
Booking is the wise thing to do.
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Sakshi S
15 February 2018|
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Response from ankurb133 | Reviewed this property |
no specific time as such. I would suggest you pre-book the first session of the day. we booked the 8:30 session and enjoyed the activities to the fullest since there was nobody else there at that time.
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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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