Elephant06 : 2 Day Chiang Mai Elephant Volunteer at Elephant Jungle Sanctuary

Overnight Chiang Mai Elephant Volunteer at Elephant Jungle Sanctuary

Excellent humane way to interact with Chiang Mai Elephant Jungle Sanctuary

2 day Chiang Mai Elephant Volunteer package offers visitors the opportunity to interact with, learn about, and understand the elephants and local people on a deep, personal level. Gain a thorough insight into life in a Karen village with an immersive overnight stay, and witness the breathtaking jungle scenery as you explore the local area at your own pace

Tour Overview

Overview : 2 Day Chiang Mai Elephant Jungle Sanctuary package offers visitors the opportunity to get to know each of the remarkable elephants and gain a special understanding of their daily lives and behaviours. Experience life with the elephants in their natural home – A freely roamed environment which is both safe and sustainable. Located beside a Karen village in a densely forested mountainous region, the Sanctuary is surrounded by spectacular jungle scenery.

At this point during the day, you will walk alongside the elephants to a nearby river and join them for a bath in the refreshing water. Here, you will have the opportunity to bathe and brush the elephants while they enjoy wading through the water. Next, it will be time for a therapeutic mud spa. Feel free to get muddy as you cover the elephants in a protective layer of mud. Have fun playing with them and watch as they joyfully frolic in the mud spa.

The 2 day package begins by following the 1 day package itinerary, including the elephant feeding, mud spa, and bathing. At approximately 3pm, however, you will say goodbye to the 1 day visitors, and remain at the Sanctuary. At this point, you may once again interact with the elephants before they retire for the day, take a leisurely swim in the river, or simply relax on one of the viewing platforms overlooking the spectacular agricultural and jungle landscape.


Day 1

  • 08:00-08:30    Pick up from your hotel or accommodation.
  • 08:30    Drive approximately 1.5 hours outside of Chiang Mai through rural landscapes, agricultural areas, and forested hills.
  • 10:30    Arrive at the Karen village. Meet your guide and walk for 10-15 minutes through the village to the Elephant Jungle Sanctuary. Change into traditional Karen clothing. Enjoy an introductory lesson about elephant anatomy, history, and behaviour.
  • 11:00    Meet the elephants. Feed, interact, and play with the elephants in their natural home as you learn about their behaviour and history. Take photos with the elephants.
  • 12:00    Enjoy a lunch of traditional Thai food and fresh fruit.
  • 13:00    Walk with the elephants to the river. Bathe and brush the elephants.
  • 14:00    Join the elephants for a therapeutic mud spa. Swim in the river and take photos with the elephants.
  • 15:00    Change clothes and walk for 10-15 minutes through the Karen village.
  • 16:00    You will be invited into a local kitchen, where you can watch or help out as traditional Karen food is prepared over the fire
  • 17:00    Enjoy a nutritious candlelit dinner of local food made from wholesome, natural ingredients.
  • Overnight in traditional wood house

Day 2

  • 08:30    Wake up in the Waterfall Grove Sanctuary
  • 09:30    Enjoy coffee/tea and a delicious breakfast of locally sourced organic foods.
  • 10:00    Join half day morning group and trek for approximately 30 mins through serene, rural and jungle landscapes
  • 11:00    Enjoy a lunch of traditional Thai food and fresh fruit at the waterfall
  • 12:00    Trek to camp 4 The hill top paradise Santuary, pass by an organic farm
  • 13:00    Enjoy time with the Elephants 
  • 13:45    Visit the Karen Viliage, organic farms, and animal/plant life
  • 14:30    Return to Chiang Mai
  • 15:00    Drop off at your hotel or accommodation.

Tour Price/Person

Overnight Chiang Mai Elephant Volunteer at Elephant Jungle Sanctuary

  • price/person
  • Pickup Time
  • 08:00 – 08:30 a.m.
  • Return Time
  • 03:00 p.m.

Children 1 – 3 years old : 2900 THB

Children 4 – 9 years old : 3800 THB


  • Transportation: Chiang Mai city to/from park
  • Accommodation 1 night
  • Meal (Day1 – lunch & dinner; Day 2 – breakfast & lunch)
  • Photographer & Online photo album (Facebook)
  • English speaking guides
  • Traditional Thai buffet lunch
  • Drinking water
  • Food for feeding elephants


  • Items of a personal nature


  • Hat, Sunscreen, Insect Repellent
  • Change of Clothes, Towel, Bathing Suit
  • Walking Shoes, Camera
  • Any personal medicine


Full day tour

Number of passengers maximum group size will be 12 persons

We use a truck for transportation

Insurance cover medical bills up to a maximum amount of 1,000,000 baht

songtaew, truck

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