Elephants Training Tour (Code:1512/1)

This tour is not designed for cruise ship passengers. Exclusive cruise ship tours are available from Klong Toey Port and Laem Chabang Port.

Elephants Training Tour  (Code:1512/1)

Almost three hours at the Elephant Camp in Kanchanaburi Includes elephant handling and introduction to mahout training where you'll take your elephant to go bathing in the river, after that you can includes float down a river on a bamboo raft to appreciate the stunning River Kwai

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Tour Date:
01 Nov 2023 - 31 Oct 2024 Tour Prices to Oct 2024 (Thai Baht)     Exchange Rate Guide
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01 Nov 2024 - 31 Oct 2025 Tour Prices to Oct 2025 (Thai Baht)     Exchange Rate Guide
1 Person2 People3 People4 People5 People6 People7 People8 People9 People10 People11 People12 People

Tour Programme:

Departs: 06:00
06:00  Pick up from your Hotel
Pick up from your Hotel Please wait in the lobby of your hotel promptly at 6:00 am. Remember to take a change of clothes because you'll get wet bathing the elephants

08:00  Bridge over the River Kwai
We'll stop at the Bridge over the River Kwai, so you can walk across and take some photos. Please be careful here because the bridge has no sides or safety rails. The local English-speaking guide will join you here.  More...

08:45  Arrive at the Elephants Camp
Saluting God Ganesha of good luck and you'll be able to pass under the elephant tummy for prosperity.

09:00  Elephant Ride Bareback
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 and he will give you some facts and some tips about the elephants.  More...

10:00  Bathe Elephants in River Kwai
After the ride, you'll be able to carry on to the river where you can bathe the elephants. Be prepared to get wet and the most UNFORGETTABLE experience where you get to interact with the elephants. A wet and wild event that you will never forget!  More...

11:00  Feed the elephants and take photo's
you'll be able to feed the elephants and take a picture with them.

11:30  Bamboo Rafting on the River Kwai *option* price excluded
Now that you are well wet, you can take the bamboo raft for a gentle float down the river. One person = 2'000 Baht, Two people = 2'000 Baht, Three people up = 750 Baht per person. We'll pick you up at the other end.  More...

12:00  Depart to the Thai Restaurant

12:15  Lunch at Thai Restaurant
From the Elephant camp we'll drive to a local Thai restaurant for lunch.

13:00  Return to Bangkok
It's quite a journey back to Bangkok so we'll leave around 1:00pm.

16:00  Arrive back at your Hotel
You can expect to be back at your hotel in Bangkok around 4:00pm depending on the traffic.

Important Information
Whilst bathing the elephants you will get wet!
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