4 star rating: Recommended 19 Reviews

5 star
4 star
3 star
2 star
1 star
  • Location:Koh Samui, Thailand
  • Duration:5 hours (approx.)

Koh Samui Island Safari and Elephant Ride

Discover the nature, culture and the rural way of life on Koh Samui in a half day tour. Ride a top an elephant for a great view of the natural beauty of the island before you see the elephants and monkeys demonstrate their daily work 'Cute and intelligent!' Continue on the back of an Ox-cart through the village of coconut palms to really get the feel of rural life.


  • Enjoy a 30-minute elephant ride and see Koh Samui's natural wilderness from a different perspective
  • Get a feel of the rural country life on an Ox-Cart Adventure
  • See a traditional thai cooking and rubber tapping demonstration
  • Enjoy a delicious lunch or dinner (depending on option chosen)

What You Can Expect

Koh Samui Island Safari and Elephant Ride

Koh Samui Island Safari and Elephant Rid

There will also be a demonstration of Thai cooking, and one of the islands biggest resources - rubber tapping. To cool down you can end the tour with a pleasant walk through the jungle to a waterfall followed by lunch or dinner (depending on option chosen).

Customer Reviews

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

Great experience

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2015

A lot of different activities throughout the day, all enjoyable especially the elephants. Very fun and hardworking guide on the day.

United Kingdom

5 star rating: Highly Recommended December 2014

Amazing tour with local guides. Highlight of Koh Samui

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2014

This was the best tour we arranged through Viator. Guide was very efficient and took us to many places other tours did not. Took us to one of the best restaurants we visited in our 2 weeks abroad. Elephant Park was clean, very friendly and was a blast!!

Mark Z

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2013

Awesome experience!!! Got more than I was expecting, including mid morning fruit, refreshment and lunch. Visitors are encouraged to touch and pat the elephants and monkeys. They encourage tipping to buy fruit for the animals which you can feed them, which also helps ensure the animals eat well. The guide was excellent and was responsible for the small group for the entire day, spoke clearly and was very friendly and happy to provide comphrehensive insights into the animals, sights and answer your questions. The animal experience was amazing. We even stopped to see tigers. Take some extra baht for photos, tips, tigers. Overall, excellent value.

Tony D
United Kingdom

5 star rating: Highly Recommended September 2011


5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2011

fantastic !!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended February 2011

This tour was great fun. I would recommend to a family. Thanks

4 star rating: Recommended November 2015

The price was very good and we really enjoyed the activities on the tour. You get up close and personal with monkeys, elephants, and we had the chance to hold a baby tiger and take pictures with it for an additional charge. The only downside of the tour was that there was a thunderstorm with heavy rain for about an hour and we got soaked riding in the back of the vehicle. It has a tarp covering it but the sides have no covering so we got hit by rain from the side and splashes from the road.

4 star rating: Recommended November 2015

Great guide, great activities, friendly people. The only negative experience we had was the weather which is realy not the tours fault and the looooong drive back to the Hotel /-40 minutes in the cold and rain at the back of the car, all the way around the island.

From USD $ 58.48

View price calendar

Low Price Guarantee

Select Travel Date

Flexible Date Guarantee

Enter Total Number of Travelers

What's this, and can I change it?

Please note: After your purchase is confirmed we will email you a link to your voucher.
What's this?

Tour code: 3685SMU13C


Viator uses cookies to improve your experience on our website. Learn more about how we use cookies and how to change your cookie settings | Close message