Thai Elephant Conservation Center, elephant hospital, Wat Phrathat Lampang Luang

Tour Number

Activity Level

43508


Categories

Museums / Culture, Nature and Wildlife

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. This tours is friendly for kids all ages, however, to ride on the elephant back, recommend to be accompany by adult and this is parents responsibility

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 9

Language(s)

explanation

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Visiting Thai Elephant Conservation Center, Elephant hospital and LannaThai Temple


Help to protect Asian Elephants. The Thai Elephant Conservation Center (TECC), founded in 1993 under Royal Patronage, cares for more than 50 Asian elephants in a beautiful forest conveniently located about one hour drive from Chiang Mai. Beyond being an exciting tourist experience, the TECC is also known for its pioneering work in conservation and science. The TECC also proudly houses six of HM King Bhumibol's ten white elephants in the Royal Elephant Stables.
Wat Phrthat Lampang Luang is one of the finest Lanna Thai architecture style, some of the building is date back to 16 century.

Itinerary

8:00 am we will depart to The Thai Elephant Conservation Center, the only government owned elephant, is also known for its pioneering work in conservation and science.

Enjoy watching elephant taking a bath, see how to train these intelligent creatures, possible to take elephant ride into the forest.

Visit the onsite elephant hospital to treat the needy elephants. There are over hundreds of elephant had treated from this elephant hospital.

Then, we will drive to visit one of the oldest temples in Thailand Wat Phrathat Lampang Luang - a monument of fine and authentic Lanna art and architecture, the temple stand on a small hill, surrounded by a brick walls and remains on the original site more than 1, 000 years ago.

On the way back to Chiangmai will stop at the local farmer market, see several kind of local vegetables, insects etc. that popular among the local.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: From your hotel, Place that you stay.

End location: Back to your accommodation.

Duration: 8 hours

Transportation

Modern,clean and comfortable with air condition 9 seated Toyota Comuter. Seat can be reclined.

What’s Included

Private transportation, Gasoline, Tour Guide, Lunch
Water, cool towel.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

2000 Thai baht - base on 1- 2 person for elephant ride and souvernir

What’s Extra

Elephant ride (one hour):1,000 baht per elephant (2 person)

(Price subjected to change without notice)

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