Mahout training experience

  2 Days / 1 Night
  Chiang Mai - Mae Sa Elephant Camp



Introduction into the life of a mahout. This program gives a good insight of the work as a mahout and the associated responsibilities for the welfare of his protégé.

Location Information:
Day 1: Chiang Mai – Mae Sa Elephant Camp

Pick up at the hotel and transfer to the Mae Sa Elephant Camp. Change into working cloths and check in at the mahout lodge. Briefing of the training program. Watch the daily elephant show. Then learn the basic commands for elephants. After lunch at the camp get some more training. Then ride on the elephant to a hill tribe village and send it into the jungle. Help preparing some Thai dishes and eat dinner together. Overnight at the camp.

Day 2: Mae Sa Elephant Camp – Chiang Mai

Early wakeup and bring the elephants back to the campsite. Breakfast at the camp. Bath the elephants in the river. Lunch at the campsite. Do some artist paintings with the elephants. Then ride them back to the rest area. Get your certificate. Check out and transfer to Chiang Mai.

End of service.

Season 2 - 3 Persons 4 - 6 Persons SGL Surcharge

Destination Hotel Rating Category Nights
Mae Sa Elephant Camp Elephant camp Camp 1

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Questions / Inquiries
Services Included

Air-conditioned car /van and driver

English speaking guide (French and German speaking guides available upon request)

Rates include all entrance fees as per program

Accommodation as listed on twin sharing basis

Daily breakfast in the hotel (B)

Other meals as per itinerary (L/D)

Services Excluded

Personal expenses



Children under 12 years sharing room with 2 adults with extra bed 70% of adult rate.

Children under 12 years sharing room with 2 adults without extra bed 50% of adult rate.

Valid only if child travels with two paying adults.