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Elephant Sanctuary Hartbeesport Dam

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The Elephant Sanctuary has African elephants and offers an interactive elephant experience, elephant back riding and overnight accommodation. We offer hands-on educational elephant interactions. This provides our guests with a far more intimate...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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R104 Old Rusternburg Road, Madibeng 0216, South Africa
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+27 12 258 9904
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoyed the day at the santuary! Seeing and touching the elephants was incredible. Definitely need to do this once.

Thank nadianwiehan
Sanctuary_Management, Manager at Elephant Sanctuary Hartbeesport Dam, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Good day. Thank you for taking the time to write this review about us. We appreciate your honest feedback and are pleased to hear that you had a memorable time with us. Regards

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was such an amazing experience being that close to the elephants. We did the elephant sanctuary & the cable way and both were completely worth it. We also stayed at Tuskers...the elephant sanctuary accommodation which I would recommend. Everyone was so helpful and an...More

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Sanctuary_Management, Manager at Elephant Sanctuary Hartbeesport Dam, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Good day. Thank you for taking the time to write this review about us. We are pleased to hear that you had a memorable stay and tour here with us. Thank you for the kind words. See you again soon. Regards

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We were out for a drive and fell upon this place. The work they do is fantastic. We got some lovely trinkets and gifts. It’s worth spending half a day and the rest driving around the area. The scenario is lovely.

Thank dejm106
Sanctuary_Management, Manager at Elephant Sanctuary Hartbeesport Dam, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Good day. Thank you for taking the time to write this review about us. We are pleased to hear that you had a memorable time with us. Regards

Reviewed 25 May 2018

This is the ideal place to see, feed and touch the elephants. The tour starts with baboons. You have to be careful since they can steal anything like purse, mobile, sun glasses. Then there is a small informative section and then elephants...They are amazing...

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Sanctuary_Management, Manager at Elephant Sanctuary Hartbeesport Dam, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2018

Good day. Thank you for taking the time to write this review about us. We are pleased to hear that you had a amazing time with us. Thank you for the kind words. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 15 May 2018

It is essential to pre-book for the elephant interaction experience, someone ahead of us in the queue just arrived on the day and was very disappointed when she was told there was no space available. You get to feed, touch and walk with the elephants...More

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Sanctuary_Management, Manager at Elephant Sanctuary Hartbeesport Dam, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2018

Good day. Thank you for taking the time to write this review about us. We appreciate your honest feedback. Regards

Reviewed 14 May 2018

This was an amazing experience which I will remember for the rest of my life. I had a great day with my daughter. The staff were extremely helpful and had great knowledge and information to share. The experience of walking hand in trunk and riding...More

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Sanctuary_Management, Manager at Elephant Sanctuary Hartbeesport Dam, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2018

Good day. Thank you for taking the time to write this review about us. We appreciate your honest feedback and are pleased to hear that you had a memorable time with us.

Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

Close encounter with elephants that get a second chance, elephants that could not survive in the wild anymore. Visiting this place will inform you about elephants and their behavior, it also gives you the chance to see elephants eye to eye, feed and touch them....More

Thank Markus W
Sanctuary_Management, Manager at Elephant Sanctuary Hartbeesport Dam, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2018

Good day. Thank you for taking the time to write this review about us. We appreciate your honest feedback, and photos, posted. Look forward guiding you through out sanctuary again. Regards

Reviewed 24 April 2018

This was an amazing experience we got to brush the elephants and walk with them holding their trunks. There was an amazing bond between the elephants and there handlers all the elephants had been rescued and seemed really happy and content.

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Sanctuary_Management, Manager at Elephant Sanctuary Hartbeesport Dam, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2018

Good day. Thank you for you for your response. We appreciate your honest feedback and are pleased to hear that you had a amazing time here with us. Regards

Reviewed 16 April 2018

We took our two sons to the Elephant Sanctuary, it really was a great experience. The guides were knowledgeable and engaging. We look forward to coming back again soon!

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Sanctuary_Management, Manager at Elephant Sanctuary Hartbeesport Dam, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2018

Good day. Thank you for taking the time to write this review about us. We appreciate your honest feedback and are pleased to hear that your kids had a memorable time with us. Look forward to your next visit. Regards

Reviewed 13 April 2018

My problem with this experience is that we were put in a timeslot with a group of over 40 people. With so many people over two hours, we spent cumulatively than 5 minutes interacting with the elephants. The rest of the time, we spent listening...More

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Sanctuary_Management, Manager at Elephant Sanctuary Hartbeesport Dam, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2018

Good day. Thank you for taking the time to write this review about us. This will help us to provide an unforgettable experience to all our guest. Regards

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Kaylin D
15 April 2018|
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Good day. Our rates is R775 per adult for a one and a half hour interaction program where you get the opportunity to touch, feed, walk trunk in hand and learn about the anatomy of our African Elephants. Our tours are only... More
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Michelle W
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Good day. Please send me a mail to management @ monkeysanctuary coza so i can gather all the information required to assist.
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