The type of visit actually depends on your love of the beautiful creatures, and also how much money and time you have. There are several visiting options for visitors. The options include a half-day visit to 2 weeks volunteer trips.
You can enjoy an entire day visit to the Elephant Nature Park - a natural sanctuary and home for elephants, cats, dogs, birds, buffalos, and other rescued animals. Your visit begins with a fascinating drive to the Elephant Nature Park through rural countryside. You will also hear the personal stories of orphaned and rescued elephants.
A lot of people find their visit to Elephant Nature Park in Chiang Mai very relaxing, entertaining, and rewarding. You can observe elephants roaming freely and other animals that were rescued enjoying the natural environment of the sanctuary. You can also walk with the elephants and the staff at the park to the river that adjoins the park.
You can watch these majestic giants as they play and splash around while you remain dry on the river bank. Once its late afternoon, it is time to say goodbye to the park and the elephants before you will be taken back to your accommodation in Chiang Mai.
Overnight Visits – Two Days plus One Night
With this package, you will be welcomed with a talk session and an introductory orientation video where you will be exposed to the park and its inhabitants. After the orientation, you will be served a healthy lunch of fresh local meal and then watch the elephants take their bathe in the river that skirts the park. The trained staff of the park will work with you and they will teach you how to communicate with the elephants.
You also get to watch the herd at play and how they interrelate in their social groups. You will be accommodated at the park huts, and you will also be served full dinner. After breakfast the next morning, you can go and watch the elephants roaming in the open pasture.
You can feed the herd when you come back to the farm with the elephants. At this point, you'll begin to identify different elephants by their attitudes, marking, and shape. Watch and enjoy the interactions and communications between these loving and highly intelligent herd elephants.
Lunches and dinners served at the Elephant Nature Park are casual affairs, the main focus is on high-quality locally grown produce that is prepared in Eastern and Western styles. The diets are suitable for all kinds of people, ranging from vegetarians to Halal.