We offer similar training program like three day mahout training course. It become second choice for the tourist to wish to stay with elephant and learn about them..
Two day and one night enjoys with elephant and mahout, Bare back riding on elephant, Learn about elephant and its commands, Stay in the mahout village, Enjoy bathing your own elephant, Ride the elephant into the forest, Pick up the elephant in early morning, Visit baby elephant and Elephant Hospital and participating in the Elephant Show..
- 1 nights accommodation at Homestay village
- 3 meals of foods and water
- Free mahout suit
- Entrance fee
- Certificate of appreciation
What to bring?
Short pants, sandals, t-shirt and a change of cloths, moneys for alcohol
08.30 AM. Check in at the camp, all the tourists are provided the mahout suit and sheet of elephant command.
09:00 am. All tourists will meet their elephant and mahout at the showground for introducing the name of mahout and elephant, then the mahout will instruct the new mahout how to ride the elephant by our skillful mahout. Keep training how to ride the elephants.
09:45 Am. and then enjoy bathing the elephants at the bathing pool with other elephants and mahouts.
10:00 Am. Take your owned elephant to perform the elephant show with other mahouts.
10:40 Am. Check in at the home stay accommodation.
12:00 Am. Lunch at the restaurant.
13:00 Pm. Meet the elephants and mahouts for the last elephant bath and show.
13:30 Pm. Take the elephant for the show
14:00 Pm. Practice the mahout training session in the afternoon
14:40 Pm. Enjoy riding the elephant into the forest and bath their owned elephant on the way back to the forest.. This is regarded as the highlight of our mahout training course, because all elephants at Thai Elephant Conservation Center will stay in the forest every day so the elephants are very happy to be there.
15:30 Pm. Arrive at the place where the mahout usually leave their elephants and walk back to the camp with our staff and mahouts.
16:00 Pm. Arrive at the accommodation and take shower or dry the mahout suit for tomorrow.
18:00 Pm. Dinner
19:00: Enjoy talking and go to bed.
6.30 Am. Walk through the forest to get your elephant back to the TECC and help the mahout to bath and watch their elephant in the pool.
08:00 Am. Breakfast.
09:00 Am. Review all the training lessons since two day before joining the show with other mahouts and elephants.
09:45 Am. Take the elephant for bathing with the mahout.
10:00 Am. Participate in the elephant show for regular tourists, all the new mahout (tourist) will show the regular tourists all lesson since three day ago.
11:00 Am. Saying good bye to mahout and elephants.
11:30 Am. Visit the Elephant Hospital
-.The chance to ride the majestic elephants is a huge privilege. We recommend a small gift of thanks to the mahout in recognition of this privilege. As a guide we recommend to tip the Mahout at least 500 Baht ( The price does not include transportation )