Set in the largest area of rainforest in Southern Thailand, Khao Sok National Park, lies the fabulous Elephant Hills Jungle Safari Camp. Thailand’s first luxury tented camp takes African inspired safari tents and blends them with a tropical environment amid rainforest covered mountains and limestone cliffs. Spend a few days getting close to nature and experience the Asian Elephant, discover the lakes and rivers of the National Park in a canoe and trek into the forest to learn about the plants and animals of this destination.
- Stay in a luxury tented camp with en-suite bathrooms and handmade furniture
- Enjoy amazingly detailed daily activity programme
- Stay in a unique setting - floating rainforest camp
- Interacting with Asia's largest land animal on the Elephant Experience
- A photographers dream - stunning scenery
Start your Journey
Welcome to Elephant Hills
Once checked in, you will get to interact, feed, clean and help bathe the Asian elephants. This includes preparing their food as well as feeding them. You will learn the secrets of the Mahouts and a little about their culture, and how they look after these wonderful animals. Once the Elephants are fed and bathed you will take an exciting and relaxing canoe safari down the Sok River. With your guide in tow as you go down the river, there are ample scenic photo stops and you will see various wildlife en route down the river, so make sure you have a camera at the ready.
Once back at the main camp, you can enjoy a leisurely swim in the swimming pool, or relax in your private hammock with a good book. In the evening dinner is served, and you will be able to enjoy a dance performance or cooking demonstration.
Check out of the main camp and transfer to the Rainforest Floating Camp.
Today's activities include lake exploration in a local longtail boat, a guided canoe safari and wildlife spotting. After breakfast you will check out of the main camp an embark on an exciting journey to the Rainforest Floating Camp. The journey to the Rainforest Camp will take you on a traditional long-tail boat ride around the lake with your guide on hand to answer any questions and also telling you a little about the area and local traditions, before heading to the Rainforest Camp where you will check in and have lunch.
A guided canoe safari and wildlife spotting are part of the afternoon's activities. Self-paddle boats are also available for the more adventurous to explore the lake and take a refreshing swim in the emerald clear waters of the lake. After dinner, you will be able to enjoy the tranquil sounds of the surrounding rainforest and relax after a busy day.
After breakfast, you will set off with your guide for a jungle trek by foot through southern Thailand's rainforest. During the trek, your friendly and informative guide will point out various flora and fauna and will be more than happy to answer any queries. Lunch will be served back at the rainforest camp. After lunch, before you leave you can have one last refreshing swim in the lake before you freshen up for your transfer to your onward destination.
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