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From 8:00am we pick you up at your hotel in Chiang Mai and drive up north to a local market. Here we by fresh fruits such as banana, water melon, sugarcane, etc. in order to feed elephants. Then we keep driving to the elephant camp at Tung La Korn village. Our staffs warmly welcome you. After changing to mahout clothes, we familiarize with the elephants by feeding them some fruits. The trainer will give you information of the elephants. In the mahout course, you will learn basic elephant language and elephant riding skills. You also are trained to ride on their neck by using many different techniques. The trainer will let you practice how to control and ride until you are accustomed with the elephant. You will get certificate when finishing the course. After that is the time for lunch and relax.
In the afternoon, the trainer lets you control your elephant by yourself and head to the river. Here you can enjoy bathing and brushing your elephant. Next, you adventure riding elephant bare back following the river by scenic walk with wide views of the surrounding hills as well as the fields of local people in villages. Take the elephant to the mud pool, you can enjoy taking a mud bath with your elephant or making vitamin for the elephant. After relax, take some nice pictures and say goodbye to the staffs and lovely elephants. We drive back to Chiang Mai. End trip around 5:30pm.
63.00 (per person)