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2 Day Mahout Experience with Overnight (Shangri Lao)
2 Day Mahout Experience with Overnight (Shangri Lao)
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2 Day Mahout Experience with Overnight (Shangri Lao)


Elephant Village Sanctuary & Resort


2 Days

Start Price

$ 264





Physical Level


Pick Up


Start Point


Pick Up/Start Time

08:30 - 09:00

Drop Off


End Point


Drop Off/End Time

10:00 - 11:00


Family With Young Children , Family Without Young Children , Friends , Solo , couple


Luang Prabang

Things To Do

Tad Sae Waterfalls , Elephant Sanctuary and Camps

Day 1


2 Day Mahout Experience with Overnight (Shangri Lao)

● 8:30am to 9:00am: Pick up by our English speaking guide at your hotel lobby within Luang Prabang, Laos.
● Arrival at Shangri Lao Resort: Welcome greeting by your guide and participate in a short briefing about elephants.
● Receive Bottle: To reduce plastic bottle usage, we give out reusable aluminum water bottles that you will fill up and refill with water and take home with you after the tour (subject to availability).
● Elephant Feeding: Get up close and personal with elephants, including one baby elephant.
● Explore Elephant Village: Visit elephant hospital, museum, photo gallery and dung paper making area.
● Mahout Training: Receive your mahout training on how to control an elephant like a mahout.
● Boat trip to the Tad Sae Waterfall: Take a traditional Lao long boat to the Tad Sae waterfall and relax, dip your feet or go for a swim in the clear, cool ponds.
● Lunch: Dine at Shangri Lao Tree House Restaurant. A three course set menu lunch is served (vegetarian options available).
● Bring Your Elephant to the Jungle: Enjoy the unique experience in the evening to her jungle hideaway where she gets to retire for the evening.
● Relax: Take a swimming at the Shangri Lao Swimming Pool.
● Dinner: Enjoy a three course set menu dinner at the Shangri Lao Tree House Restaurant.
● Overnight: Enjoy a relaxing night in your own Shangri Lao Luxury Tent with stunning views of the Nam Khan River.

Day 2


2 Day Mahout Experience with Overnight (Shangri Lao)

● Awake from your Slumber: You won’t believe how tranquil and beautiful the Lao jungle mornings are!
● Pick Up Your Own Elephant: In the morning, retrieve your elephant from her jungle hide away.
● Bath Your Elephant: Take your own elephant down to the Nam Khan River for an exhilarating bathing experience!
● Breakfast: Enjoy a set menu breakfast at the Shangri Lao Tree House Restaurant.
● Depart: Transfer back to your Hotel in Luang Prabang between 10:00 am and 11:00 am.