Share your
with elephants

Chiang Mai, Thailand

About Us

Hug Elephant Sanctuary is a family owned and operated elephant sanctuary in Chiang Mai, Thailand. Our beautiful camp is located approximately 45mins outside the city centre. 

At Hug Elephant Sanctuary, we are committed to ethical operations 🐘 We work hard to ensure we share our love equally amongst everyone involved. This includes the elephants and their caretakers, the community, the environment, and you – our guests 🤗

Our Story


Visit Us

Looking for a fun and unique way to spend your day? Look no further than Hug Elephant Sanctuary! Here, you’ll have the chance to spend time with these gentle giants in their natural home, all while learning about their history and behaviour. Not to mention, you’ll create memories that will last a lifetime. Our sanctuary is committed to providing a safe and sustainable environment for the elephants, so you can feel good about your visit. Come visit and meet our happy elephants!

Watch the video below to see what you’ll experience 🤗 🐘

Half Day
Learn about elephants 📚
Feed our friends 🍌
Mud Spa 💦 🐘
Swimming fun at waterfall 🏞️
Delicious Thai meal 🍛
Transport to/from your hotel 🚘
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Full Day
Everything in the Half Day tour
PLUS ...
🐘 Extra time with elephants! 🐘
Trek to a hilltop with a beautiful view of the surrounding area 🤩
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