Elephant Trekking Activities in Koh Samui

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Elephant Trekking Activities in Koh Samui : The mighty elephant is Thailand’s national animal – a symbol of royalty and strength.

Samui has tropical rain forest in its centre and to travel through this verdant lushness on elephant back is to truly experience Thailand at its most natural.

Pass exotic fauna and flora, stop at refreshing waterfalls along the way- discover Samui in the most regal way possible.

Elephant Trekking Activities in Koh Samui

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Climb aboard a 4WD vehicle for a transfer from Koh Samui to the surrounding wilderness for the start of this thrilling full-day adventure, with time allotted to trek through the jungle on the back of an elephant.

Away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life, you will ascend more than 2,100 feet (630 meters) above sea level, heading into Samui’s tropical hinterland.

Elephant Trekking Activities in Koh Samui

Elephant Trekking Activities in Koh Samui

Wind your way through plantations of banana, durian, mangosteen, rambutan, and langsat fruit.
Marvel at the bamboo plants, and look for wild ginger and galangal.
Frogs, spiders, colourful birds and butterflies will come out to watch.
Look out for the occasional snake!

Stop en route at a rubber plantation to discover the process of rubber-tapping.

Elephant Trekking Activities in Koh Samui

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At the summit of Samui you will be rewarded with panoramic views of the surrounding islands. It’s then time to relax with a sumptuous Thai lunch, listening to the sounds of nature.

Descend through the tropical rainforest for a coffee break at Giant Valley View.

Then, continue to the cascades of the Na Muang Waterfall, where you can take a refreshing swim in the cool water, before your transfer back to Koh Samui.

This tour takes you through the jungle, through rivers and past exciting sights.
Nothing can stop a mighty elephant, as you will learn, yet this is the most gentle of beasts.

Elephant Trekking Activities in Koh Samui

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There are a number of companies around the Island offering elephant treks, mostly 30 minute rides into the jungle, to a viewpoint or one takes you to Namuang waterfalls.


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Sources: getyourguide.com, samui-elephant-trekking, traveliss.com,

kohsamui.com, bangkoksite.com, namuangsafarisamui.com,

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