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Elephant Junction - Day Tours

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Alady Rd, Thekkady 685535, India
+91 94443 25105
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Paradise for bird lovers

If you are a bird watcher or interested in bird photography, this is the place. I wanted to book a... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Lovebeaches67
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Ahmedabad
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Excellent experience

Nice elephant ride with a gud gide whome d elephant obey vr nicely .even d elephant poses for pics... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
vishal b
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  • Average11%
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“minute ride” (32 reviews)
“hour package” (12 reviews)
“gentle giants” (9 reviews)
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Alady Rd, Thekkady 685535, India
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

If you are a bird watcher or interested in bird photography, this is the place. I wanted to book a safari for Periyar tiger reserve however I was more interested in bird photography and met a guy named Jiju who informed me about this place....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice elephant ride with a gud gide whome d elephant obey vr nicely .even d elephant poses for pics also .my kids like d ride

Thank vishal b
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went to this place and was willing to pay anything just to spent some time with the elephant (as I’m against the riding). So the only was I could do that is by paying for the 1/2 hour tour that includes 10 minutes at...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice to have good experience in Kerala.But I felt bit expensive.You will love to sit on the top of elephant and take ride

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went to this thinking it was an Elephant orphanage and we were going to walk around and see elephants and perhaps help feed and bath them. The reality of this is an elephant that looks tired and bored chained by his leg and prodded...More

3  Thank toizz
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The first thing we saw on arrival was an elephant chained by two legs, it could barely move a few inches. No water that we could see, just a few wilted bamboo canes. The poor thing was pulling at the chains. People were queuing for...More

3  Thank Liz96
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was fun to ride an elephant.. Elephant Bath was a very enjoyable activity. The female elephants are nicely trained do its safe to visit and ride them. Enjoyed this activity a lot

Thank Vasant A
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An amusing experience with the elephant shower and ride but a little too expensive for the deal. The ride was short and nothing exceptional after the initial excitement of jumping on the back of an elephant.The elephant shower and feeding were fun, clean dressing rooms...More

1  Thank Khushboo_Golyan
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The elephant ride was nice experience, it was nice to see elephant obeying his master's order. We have paid for 30 minutes ride but he gave 15 minutes ride and 15 for selfie and photography.

Thank Abdul Vadud P
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived at Elephant Junction just before opening time to see the elephant being washed and fed before their busy day taking tourists around the Forrest. It was lovely to see them being well cared for. Some of them were recused from a circus and...More

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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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