Wang Po Elephant Camp (Kanchanaburi-Thailand)
One of the most memorable experiences during a visit to Thailand is definitely a visit to the Wang Po Camp and riding on the elephants. It is located in the Kancahaburi province near the Krasae Cave, GPS: 14.104884, 99.166719 (14°06’17.6″N, 99°10’00.2″E). Tourists in the camp can learn how to become a true mahout, how to take care and handle the elephants. You also have the opportunity to bathe them in the river and then ride on them. Elephants were once royal animals in Thailand and in this way You can get to know them better. Wang Po elephant Camp is around 45 km far from Kanchanaburi, but You can reach the camp by taking the train to the Wang Po railway station, from which the camp is 700 m away.
Category: All for children, Animals and nature, Kanchanaburi što posjetiti, Things to do in Thailand,
You can come here by train from Kanchanaburi. The station is called Wang Pho and it is 700 meters away from the camp, GPS: 14.119867, 99.139195 (14°07’11.5″N, 99°08’21.1″E). The popular Krasae Cave is located 3km from the camp, GPS: 14.104884, 99.166719 (14°06’17.6″N, 99°10’00.2″E). Krasae is a cave temple on a bridge and is very popular with tourists.
Lum Sum, Sai Yok District, Kanchanaburi 71150, Thailand
14.114108, 99.135604 (14°06’50.8″N, 99°08’08.2″E)
Elephant ride 30min 600THB (15EUR), if You want to bathe the elephant for 20min the price is 800THB (20EUR)
0066 (0)81 868 2761
GPS Coordinates: 14.114108, 99.135604 (14°06’50.8″N, 99°08’08.2″E)
Wang Po Elephant Camp is located 45km from the Bridge on the river Kwai.
Address: Lum Sum, Sai Yok District, Kanchanaburi 71150, Thailand
If you are driving with a car, show this translation to the taxi driver:
ช่วยพาไปส่งที่สวนน้ำพัทยา ปาร์ค ที่ตรงหาดจอมเทียนด้วยครับ/ค่ะ
You must also show to the taxi driver that he must turn on the taximeter:
Please, can you tell me how to find this sight:
ช่วยบอกทางไปสวนน้ำพัทยา ปาร์ค ที่ตรงหาดจอมเทียนด้วยครับ/ค่ะ
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