the Chang Half-Day program


Program Code: TCCM/HD

Adult: 2,000 Baht

Child: 1,000 Baht (4-8 years. Under 4 years no charge.)

*Reservations require a 50% deposit in advance.

08.00 – 08.30  Pick-up from your hotel / Guest House.

09.00    Arrive at The Chang 1.

  • Meet the team
  • Receive safety lecture on how to behave when around the elephants.
  • Visit the Elephant Cemetery and Education Building, where you will see an elephant’s skeleton, and learn some interesting facts about their bodies.
  • Learn how to shred grass and mix it with herbal supplements and other ingredients, as a special food for the elephants.    Feed the elephants.
  • Visit the Elephant Pharmacy, where you can learn about the herbs used in the elephant’s medication, and also how to make Tamarind balls to feed the elephants with.
  • Walk to meet each group of elephants, and feed them. Observe elephants in the stream, and mud bath.
  • Relax with a drink and snack
  • 12:00 - 12:30 Transfer back to your hotel/guest house


12.00 – 12.30 Pick-up from hotel/guest house

13.00 Commence the program  (Same as morning)

16.00-16.30 Transfer back to your hotel/guest house.

Please be aware that the elephants choose if they will take a mud bath or bathe in the stream. We don’t force them. Therefore, some activities may be subject to change at short notice.