Breakfast with Elephants: Elephant Camp (Code:1512)
Four Hours at the Elephant Camp, elephant lounge in Kanchanaburi includes elephant handling and introduction to mahout training where you will take your elephant to go bathing in the river Kwai includes a visit to the Tiger Temple in Kanchanaburi and Walk along Death Railway
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05:00 Pick up from your Hotel Please wait in the lobby of your hotel promptly at 5:00 am. Remember to take a change of clothes because you'll get wet bathing the elephants
08:00 Breakfast with the Elephant While they are preparing the breakfast for you. you'll be able to pass under the elephants to prosperity. Then join us for breakfast.
09:00 Elephant Ride Through Jungle After breakfast. You'll get the chance to be the mahout when he gets off & invites you to slide down on the elephant's neck! Don't panic. He can control the elephant from the ground just as well.
10:00 Bathe Elephants in River Kwai After the ride through the jungle you'll be able to carry on to the river where you can scrub the elephants. The water in the river here is beautifully clear. Be prepared to get wet.More...
11:00 Feed the elephants and take photo's you'll be able to feed the elephants and take a picture with all of them.
12:00 Lunch at Thai Restaurant From the Elephant camp we'll drive to a local Thai restaurant for lunch.
13:00 Walk along Death Railway This was rated one of the best rail journeys in the world and you'll especially like the Wang Pho Viaduct which clings to the cliff face with the river far below.
14:00 Tiger Temple You have the whole afternoon at the Tiger Temple and there is lots to see here. Early in the afternoon the younger tigers are brought out into the newly opened waterfall area. Later the adult tigers are taken down into the canyon for their afternoon swim.More...
16:00 Bridge over the River Kwai We'll stop at the Bridge over the River Kwai on the way back to Bangkok so you can walk across and take some photos. Please be careful here because the bridge has no sides or safety rails.More...
16:30 Return to Bangkok It's quite a journey back to Bangkok so we'll leave around 4:30pm.
18:00 Arrive back at your Hotel You can expect to be back at your hotel in Bangkok around 6:30pm depending on the traffic.
Important Information Whilst bathing the elephants you will get wet! Please come prepared.
As the Tiger Temple is a Buddhist monastery, women must dress appropriately. Tank tops, short skirts, shorts, shawls, scarves are not permitted. Tights cannot be worn as an outer garment. Also, bright colours like red, orange & pink are not allowed as these colours excite the tigers.