ELEPHANT OWNER FOR A DAY
Patara Elephant Farm invites you to hands-on experience on participating, sharing responsibilities and taking care of an elephant. "Elephant Owner for a Day" is a special program created for everyone to learn and interact with elepahnts as what an owner would do daily,during which time you are trained to approach your elephant correctly, know the elephant's temperament, feed and check its health, learn about and take care of your own elephant, bathe and brush it in the river, learn how to ride on its neck, and communicate through different spoken commands. You will get a chance to bare-back riding to visit forest, waterfalls or local temples. The program is specialized and meaningful activity to create trust and relationship between you and your elephant
With conservation philosophy "Extinction is Forever", Patara Elelphant Farm honored to encourage people to try, at least once in their lives, to experience this very special and sacred animal that should be treasured. Give yourself an opportunity to share once-in-a-lifetime experience with the elephants; you will be touched by their beautiful hearts and will be brought closer to their special world.
Morning Session : 7:30am. - 3.30pm. (Include traveling time)
Cost for the trip Morning Session
1 person with 1 elephant 5,800 Baht/Person
2 persons with 1 elephant 4,200 Baht/Person
Afternoon Session : 1:00pm. - 6.30pm. (Include traveling time)
Cost for the trip Afternoon Session
1 person with 1 elephant 4,800 Baht/Person
2 persons with 1 elephant 3,200 Baht/Person
Suggestion: T-shirt, long pants, extra clothes for change, sandals or slippers, sunblock lotion, insect spray,swimming suit
Free of charge for 1-4 years old.
The trip "Elephant Owner For A Day" is a specialized and meaningful day trip with happy elephants and their babies.
It's a great day out for visitors who want to be with, learn, take care for elephants and riding elephant bare back as what's an elephant care taker would do daily to keep an elephants healthy.
The farm welcomes all including children and those with disabilities
* Activities can be changed depending on the weather