- You will be picked up from your hotel in selected area by 7.00-7.30 in morning. After a short drive, you will reach pineapple plantation and enjoy being in laps of nature in morning sunshine.
- From here, get ready to reach Elephant camp, where elephant show and baby monkey show will greet you well bringing smile on the face.
- Just before lunch, you will visit the Monkey Cave Temple. Wat Suwannakhuha as it is locally known and has monkey outside roaming freely. It also has boulders inside which you can climb on to see the rest of the cave.
- Lunch will follow at a nearby restaurant. It is near the river where you'll try bamboo rafting post meal.
- After bamboo rafting, you will be on your way back to the hotel. You will stop by and animal conservation project and a local fruit shop if you want to do some shopping.
Know Before You Go:
Pick up/Drop off: Hotel/Place of accommodation
Type of transfer: Shared
Tour Duration: 10 hours
Starting Time: 07:00 AM
Phuket Elephant Rides
Various packages will be offered to you for elephant trekking in Phuket and you may choose the one as per your choice and convenience.
Highlights: Different packages with or without food, monkey show, snake show, elephant show, ox-cart riding, fish spa, a Thai boxing show, Thai cooking show, baby elephant massages, and many other local activities.
Location: Travel Agency on Sakdidet Rd., M.6 T.Vichit A. Muang Phuket with various combos-packs as foretold in and around Patong beach, Kata Beach, Karon Beach.
Prices: Different prices for different packages ranging from INR 1730/Adult and INR 1300/Child to upto INR 4300/Adult and INR 3,450/Child.
Kok Chang Elephant Camp - Kata Noi
Since the background is filled with mountain views and dense vegetation, the stunning sea view at the front seems more arresting in contrast. The company has seven elephants kept for trekking schedules and there are several tour programmes customized according to visitor’s preference.
One of the cheapest yet warm and friendly elephant trekking company, Kok Chang guarantees excellent experience unmatched with other elephant tours. One can enjoy exclusive Thai food at Kok Chang restaurant located close by.
Location: Karon, Amphoe Mueang Phuket, Chang Wat Phuket
Timing : 8:30 AM to 5:30 PM
Price: The approximate price for 20 minutes is INR 2700, 30 minutes is INR 3130 and 50 minutes is INR 2050 and children till 11 years half rate.
Sea View Elephant Camp - Nai Harn
The scenic beauty of the location of the camp is quite an eye-arresting. There are about 12 elephants in the camp all having excellent arrangements for their good being. The tour programmes organized by the camp mainly includes mountain treks overlooking the fascinating view of Chalong Bay.
Location: 81, Wiset Rd, Tambon Rawai, Chang Wat Phuket
Timing: 8:30 AM to 17:30 PM
Price: The approximate price for 30 minutes is INR 2040 for adult and INR 1360 for children
Camp Chang Kalim - Kalim Beach
Having started its operation in early 2007, this company has in total eight elephants where seven is used for trekking purposes and the baby elephant is for viewing or photographing pleasure. The trekking program is free for children below four years of age. Enjoy the trekking on elephants and check out some tourist sights in Phuket with the amazing view of the sea.
Location: Soi Phabaramei 9, Pa Tong, Kathu District, Phuket
Timing: 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Price: The approximate price for 30 minutes is INR 1360 for adult and INR 680 for children for 20 minutes ride
Kinnaree Elephant Trekking Tours
Take the time to take in the serene atmosphere of Thailand on your journey. Understand the animals, especially the elephants and treat them with love and care. Elephant trekking being the major hotspot of Thailand tourism, do enjoy a good trek and treat the animal with respect.
Highlights: Amazing combos available for families or solo; elephant trekking, elephant baby feeding, river rafting etc.
Location: 143/7 Patak Rd, Tambon Karon, Amphoe Mueang Phuket, Chang Wat Phuket
Prices: A varied range of decent and fair prices as per the combo opted. Different prices for adults and children.
Phuket Trekking Club
Highlights: Trekking through the jungles on foot; Elephant trekking in the very deep of the mighty jungles; canoeing and kayaking on the canoes in the river; jungle cabins with the artificial voices of animals around your lodge.
Location: 55 / 779 - 780 Villa Daowroong Village, East Chaofah Rd., Tambon Vichit Muang Phuket
Price: With the opportunity to acquire a lifetime experience for the adventurous soul, Phuket Trekking Club is a place where the expenses are worth it.
Elephant Trekking with Whitewater rafting
Southern Thailand offers only the best combinations of the activities, these including this wonderful package to river rafting and elephant trekking.
Highlights: 5 kilometers of adventurous yet Safe River rafting, 45 minutes of a wonderful experience on an elephant takes you on a trekking path.
Location: This tour serves its purpose in Southern Thailand's lush Phang Nga province. With lush green forests on the outskirts of the river, the location is definitely a one that catches your eyes and soothes your soul.
Price: INR 3850 for Adult INR 2400 for Child. The unique combination of these two activities is definitely worth spending some.
Safari Elephant Club - Patong Beach
The company has limited tour options with only day trips to the mountains where one can cover the scenic view of Patong Bay. The number of elephants used for trekking by the company is only six so it’s always better to have early bookings to avoid confusion in allotment or timing. There is one baby elephant too which is mostly used for clicking pictures.
Location: Kathu, Patong Beach, Phuket
Timing: 8:30 AM to 5:30 PM
Price: The approximate price for 30 minutes is INR 2,160 and for 45 minutes INR 2,600 and 60 minutes INR 3,250.
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Siam Safari - Chalong
There are several tours designed by the company to entertain visitors. They have small tours of 30 and 45 minutes overlooking Chalong Bay and there is elaborate long tours like full day tour named as “4 in 1 safari” and overnight tours called “Elephant Hills Safari” for the enthusiastic adventurous visitors.
All these tours are designed with a sufficient number of entertaining activities to make the ride more charming.
Location: Chao Far Road, Chalong, Phuket
Price: The approximate price for 30 minutes tour is INR 3,130 per adult, child: INR 2,050, for 45 minutes INR 3,650 per adult, child INR 2,480