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

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Tour Number

Activity Level

46659


Categories

Nature and Wildlife, Museums / Culture, Local Experience

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

Thai (fluent), English (advanced)

Take an exciting tourist experience and visit one of the oldest Lanna Thai Temple


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. It 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 the elephant taking a bath, see how to train these intelligent creatures, possible to take an 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 stands on a small hill, surrounded by a brick wall 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 kinds of local vegetables, insects etc. that popular among the local.

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building

Duration: 8 hours

Transportation

Modern, clean and comfortable with air condition 9 seated Toyota Commuter. Or SUV 4 wheels drive vehicle.

What’s Included

Other: Private transportation, Gasoline and Tour Guide.
Water, cool towel.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

2000 Thai baht - Based on 1- 2 person for the elephant ride.

What’s Extra

Other: Elephant ride (one hour): 1,000 baht per elephant (2 people). Price subjected to change without notice.

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  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    46659


    Categories

    Nature and Wildlife, Museums / Culture, Local Experience

    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

    Thai (fluent), English (advanced)

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