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  • Location: Bangkok, Thailand
  • Duration:  3 hours (approx.)

If you are looking for a family friendly day tour from Bangkok then look no further. Situated just 20 miles (32 kilometers) west of Bangkok is the Sampran Elephant Ground and Zoo, a place where the whole family can learn more about Thailand's most revered animal - the Elephant.

Highlights

  • See Thailand's native elephants in an educational and fun environment
  • A family friendly tour
  • Photo opportunities with the twin Bengal tigers. (BHT100 per person payable direct)
  • Ride an elephant through lush gardens (BHT500 per person payable direct)
  • See a Crocodile wrestling show
  • Local guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop off

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What You Can Expect

Sampran Elephant Ground and Zoo Tour from Bangkok

Sampran Elephant Ground and Zoo Tour from Bangkok

You'll be picked up from your centrally located Bangkok hotel and travel one-hour to the Elephant Ground and Zoo complex.

This is the perfect opportunity to take a 15-minute elephant ride (cost not included, payable direct, approximately BAHT500 per person) as well as learn, via performances, just how and why these mighty creatures are held in such high regard by the Thai people.

There are a variety of shows on display, including elephants at work as well how elephants once played an important part in the battles that took place in ancient Siam. One show in particular will depict the battle between King Naraesuan The Great and the Burmese Prince, where elephants were used by both armies. Can elephants play football? Well, you will find out at one of the many shows complete with dramatic sound and narration.

The Sampran Elephant Ground and Zoo also has other animals on display, including crocodiles which star in the crocodile wrestling shows. Don't worry, the animals are all cared for well. The Sampran Elephant Ground and Zoo was accredited by CITES (Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora) as maintaining one of the cleanest and most impressive public crocodile displays in the world.

Customer Reviews

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2014

This tour was amazing!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2014

The Zoo was awesome and the elephant show was amazing, I loved it but the elephant ride was the best. It was very peaceful. I loved it

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