Bathing With Our Elephants
Feeding and Mud Spa
Elephants that are no longer considered wild are domesticated and they need all the love and attention that normal household pets receive. Mud spa and bathing with elephants are just our way of showing the elephants that we truly care about them.
The mud spa or elephant mud bath is not only fun for the elephants, but it is also a way to build a natural defense on their skin to keep them clean. Elephants really like to be clean as their skin is sensitive, so it is common to see an elephant bathing in Khao sok. Elephants mud baths are also important as it protects their skin from being burnt by the harsh sun.
Our visitors can experience the joy of bathing with elephants at all . This is because we understand that people want to really connect with the elephants. While feeding them or walking with them provide a very interesting experience, bathing with elephants gets you close and right with the elephants. This is where they are most comfortable and most likely to interact with you.