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Adventures with Elephants

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I returned to South Africa in 2015 to attend a family wedding, while there I had an amazing... read more

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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A fabulous Elephant interaction

We were introduced to these wonderful animals by David, our knowledgeable guide. He took us on a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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More than the usual 'Touch and Feed' elephant experience, Adventures with Elephants invites you into the elephant’s world for a hands-on educational interaction that introduces you to our gentle giants! Learn from the team’s in-depth knowledge and...more
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I returned to South Africa in 2015 to attend a family wedding, while there I had an amazing experience at Adventures with Elephants. I wanted to share the experience with my whole family, who were unable to accompany me in 2015 and returned in 2018...More

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Date of experience: September 2018
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SeanElephants, Owner at Adventures with Elephants, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your amazing review & we are so glad that you were able to come back with your family to see the elephants & experience this all together. Happy anniversary! Kind regards The AWE Team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were introduced to these wonderful animals by David, our knowledgeable guide. He took us on a journey, telling us about their history of each elephant, their likes and dislikes. Such gentle giants who gave us a magical time - bucket list stuff!More

Date of experience: November 2018
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SeanElephants, Owner at Adventures with Elephants, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your 5* review and we are delighted that David looked after you so well, and imparted some of his amazing knowledge to you! They really are amazing gentle, giants. Thank you for visiting and that you have now ticked this off your...More

Reviewed 10 November 2018

What an amazing place to visit! Not only are the staff at Adventures with Elephants doing great work, but they make it an amazing customer experience. Such a treat to be able to get up close and personal with these incredible animals. Their handlers provided...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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SeanElephants, Owner at Adventures with Elephants, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Wow, thank you so much for this humbling review. We are reading this and we are so grateful that you choose to visit us at Adventures with Elephants and that you had the most magical time here. We will read this post to our wonderful...More

Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

A once in a lifetime must. This is when you realize how amazing nature really is! The hospitality and Quality of the guides is excellent. These animals are just Wow and you must experience this!!!

Date of experience: November 2018
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SeanElephants, Owner at Adventures with Elephants, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2018

Thank you for this wonderful review and for rating us with 5*'s! We really appreciate that you choose to visit us and loved your time here with these amazing animals and our wonderful handlers. Thank you again! Kind regards The AWE Team

Reviewed 10 October 2018

AWESUM...AWESUM experience!! Lovely place. Thank you for making it a very very special day for both of us. Great team and highly informative. Highlight for myself and my fiance was the " flintstone shower". Keep it up team and all the best for the future....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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SeanElephants, Owner at Adventures with Elephants, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2018

Hehe thank you so much and we are soo happy that you loved every moment here with these amazing elephants. A huge congratulations again from all of us at AWE on your engagement. Wishing you all the best of 'elephant wishes' for the future! Thank...More

Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Fantastic visit with my wife, very well organized experience. Beautiful elephants handled with such love and affection. Knowledgeable staff, Shaun and Jenna with their dedicated team will make this adventure one you'll never forget.More

Date of experience: October 2018
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SeanElephants, Owner at Adventures with Elephants, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2018

Thank you for your wonderful feedback and we are so pleased that you loved your time here at AWE. We are delighted to hear that you found your time here well organised with healthy, happy elephants! Kind regards Sean & Jenna & the rest of...More

Reviewed 6 October 2018

We truly recommend this experience to all visitors of all ages. The experience at 'Adventures with Elephants' was for us one of the most beautiful activities of our trip to South Africa. The interaction with elephants was very beautiful and the staff was amazing as...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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SeanElephants, Owner at Adventures with Elephants, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2018

Thank you for your 5* review & we are so happy that you loved your time with these magnificent animals. To hear that it was one of the most beautiful activities on your holiday is amazing for us to hear! We will be sure to...More

Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

To experience what people do with rescued elephants are truly an emotional experience. Feeding them, see how they interact with humans and how well trained they are. Enjoy a view from the top of one of the big five will be an emotional journey you’ll...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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SeanElephants, Owner at Adventures with Elephants, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2018

Phew, wow, what an amazing review. Thank you so much for this wonderful feedback & to tell us how it made you feel. This is so humbling & we are so happy that you experienced all these emotions when you visited these amazing animals. Thank...More

Reviewed 23 September 2018

Wonderful to know that this kind of opportunity provides these elephants with a life and a loving home. Very experienced ‘owners’ who adore these animalsMore

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Date of experience: September 2018
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SeanElephants, Owner at Adventures with Elephants, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2018

Thank you for this lovely review & we are delighted that you had a wonderful time with these magnificent animals. It makes our hearts happy that you felt that the elephants were happy, well looked after & content. Thank you again! Kind regards The AWE...More

Reviewed 17 September 2018

We were just in So Africa the first 2 weeks of Sept. 2018. Numzaan Safaris listed this as a day trip. We set it up because you could ride the elephants. It was so much more than we could even imagine. The interaction before the...More

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Date of experience: September 2018
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SeanElephants, Owner at Adventures with Elephants, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2018

Wow! Thank you so much for this amazing review. This post made us all so happy that we & the amazing elephants could make this experience so special, fun & educational for you all. This makes our day! Thank you again! Kind regards The AWE...More

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Tanf0rg0t
2 September 2018|
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Response from SeanElephants | Property representative |
Dear Tanya, Thank you for your message & interest in Adventures with Elephants. We offer firstly, an educational elephant interaction, which lasts 1 hour. This is where you meet each of our 7 elephants & learn about them... More
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4 December 2017|
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Response from FredaRandburg | Reviewed this property |
Hi, The telephone number for Adventures with Elephants: Phone: 014 734 7730
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willie m
13 October 2017|
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Response from Win_V2013 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can go by yourself. Please book before the time. We were only three people when we went. If there are other people booked on the same day, then you will just join them. It is really worthwhile going. I am going... More
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