Day Return Trip To Kalaw Elephant Camp
Tour HighlightsA visit to Green Hill Valley Elephant Camp is more than journey which is located in the gorgeous Shan State, a mystical tapestry of lush jungle landscapes, rushing rivers and intriguing indigenous culture, Green Hill Valley Elephant Camp is one of the country’s prime assets. . An awe-inspiring window into the gentle nature of these incredible animals. Location: 45 minutes drive down from Kalaw Duration: 8 hours (approx.) – Full day Start/End: Your hotel in Kalaw
This morning, you will be picked up at your hotel in Kalaw then drive down to t Green Hill Valley Elephant Camp in Magwe village (the drive takes around 45 minutes). Upon arrival, a guide from the camp will greet you and you will be served with the welcome drink while receiving a briefing on the day’s activities, the background of the camp and the history of elephants in Myanmar.
After that , start a short walk to the river, passing through a reforestation project set up by the camp and villagers. Be greeted by the elephants – the guide will explain their name, age, and how they ended up retiring at the camp. Trays of bananas and sugar cane will be brought out and some time will be enjoyed feeding the elephants. Afterwards, get dressed in traditional Shan garments to prepare for the elephants bathing. Walk to a natural pool, located between two small falls in the stream, where you’ll join the elephants for a bath.
And then you are to return to the reforestation area to plant a tree before heading to the main camp for lunch. There is time in the afternoon to explore more on foot with the local trekking guide or interact with the elephants.In the late afternoon, it is time to say goodbye to the elephants and mahouts and transfer back to Kalaw.
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- Green Hill Valley Elephant Camp Package
- English-speaking guide at Green Hill Valley Elephant Camp
- Lunch at Elephant Camp
- Private air-conditioned vehicle with driver
- Water and refreshing towel