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Elephant Junction - Day Tours

#1 of 8 Outdoor Activities in Thekkady Features Animals
Alady Rd, Thekkady 685535, India
+91 4869 224 142
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Fun place

This a awesome place where u can have a ride as well as shower and bath of elephants.It has... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Bhuj, India
via mobile
Average Experience!

Again... long queue and over priced. 400/- for a 20 minute ride. Not sure if it's worth the wait... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Hold My H
via mobile
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Alady Rd, Thekkady 685535, India
+91 4869 224 142
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Reviewed yesterday 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 3 days ago 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 3 days ago 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
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We chose the 45 minute elephant ride with bathing the elephant afterwards. We were a little concerned about bathing the elephants as had heard mention of leeches. We did wear long trousers with socks as a precaution but feel we needn't have been worried. The...More

Thank RachelHeswall_Wirral
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best experience in life you should do once in life.Elephant are well trained neat n great ride.All should do once.

Thank Mustafa S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

if you have your own transportation,it is difficult to find the place without google maps,as it is located deep inside after passing through narrow country roads.they have about 5 elephants and the minimum package for adults here is rs.400(rs.200 for kids) for a 30 minute...More

Thank vivekvnr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went to this place with my family and we were shocked at to see elephants being abused openly. They beat the elephants with sticks that has sharp metal hooked tip. We watched in horror as the elephants were beaten until they succumbed to the...More

1  Thank annazY8296FK
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was apparent after visiting the Elephant Junction that the animals were mistreated. First off, they are put in an unnatural setting that is not healthy for them. The most distressing thing I witnessed however, was the obvious beating of an elephant. To get the...More

2  Thank Elena M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It is a jumbo ride for 20 minutes inside a private players. At least five people are offering jumbo experience. This one is on the city and offers discount if you go through an agent

Thank Anand N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The green surrounding and the beautiful elephant are just breath taking and yes they do have a lot of good knowledgable people. The elephant we went on was jayalakshmi and we along with our kid enjoyed thoroughly. We thought it may be tough for elders...More

1  Thank Venktanuvaishu
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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