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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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Unique up close experience with elephants

We did two hour program. Included 1 hour ride (no chains on elephants legs), work demonstration, an... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Martinez, CA
via mobile
Nice experience with kalaripattu and elephant ride but disappointed by kathakali

Nice experience with kalaripattu and elephant ride but disappointed by kathakali Elephant ride was... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
New Delhi, India
via mobile
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  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
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“minute ride” (32 reviews)
“hour package” (12 reviews)
“photo session” (21 reviews)
Alady Rd, Thekkady 685535, India
+91 4869 224 142
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did two hour program. Included 1 hour ride (no chains on elephants legs), work demonstration, an informational briefing on elephants (anna) and best of all getting to wash, scrub, pet, hug and get showered by Mira. We didn’t know to bring change of clothing...More

Thank ellenhaywood
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice experience with kalaripattu and elephant ride but disappointed by kathakali Elephant ride was awesome.. it tools us from the path in spice garden having more spices than any other paid spice garden we have visited . Kalaripattu martial art was breathtaking.. each stunt was...More

Thank Rajat231l
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We reached Elephant junction at 3:30 pm took an 90 mins package which includes, elephant ride, elephant bath, elephant shower, feeding and tea or coffee at the end. My daughter was super excited to see elephant with such a distance. We had a ride of...More

Thank Rajat03
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I didn’t know in the morning that by dinner time I’d have had such an amazing close up experience with an elephant. Not only did we ride an elephant, I opted for bathing an elephant and showering courtesy of an elephant! The most crazy experience....More

Thank Jeannie2207
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What an amazing experience to get up close and personal with an elephant. We choose the two hour package (ride, feed, wash and shower with the elephant) for 1500 rupees, which was excellent. Our elephant was called Rhumba. We had a ride up the track...More

Thank FloJo654
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We booked a package consisting of 45 minute ride able to watch the elephant lifting the logs, a elephant bath and shower finished with a drink of your choice. The elephants seem to be well looked after- they have a handler and 1 other looking...More

Thank Wilsons70
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are all kinds of activities to do here with the elephants - watching logging, washing an elephant or just going for a ride on one. You can go for half an hour or an hour. We chose half an hour which was adequate as...More

Thank CollieDog58
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's not being done inside the forest or something...They have a private space and u will be getting a round through the plantation in Elephant.It provides you the feel to be in an elephant for half an hour...A casual elephant slow ride

Thank Tominjacob92
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you have kids then must visit this place it is also call elephant safari (for 20 min.cost 400 per person) you can also play,feed to elephant, take bath with elephant but with different package. Kids likes this very much.

Thank nil1131
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Wow.........! Its wonderful to ride on Elephant! Just seat and watch Mahavat directions.. Watch the view of spices around the ride, Photo suit......

Thank ShahGN
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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
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?!??
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