Bali Elephant Camp
Set amidst luscious jungles and rice paddies on the banks of the sacred Ayung River, Bali Elephant Camp is home to a herd of Sumatran elephants and is the scenicstarting pointfor elephant trekking, whitewater rafting and cycling adventures and home to Pod Chocolate. Ascenic drive from major tourist centers in the historic village of Carangsari, birthplace of national heroI Gusti NgurahRai, and a short distance from the towering nutmeg trees of the Sangeh monkey forest, Bali Elephant Camp is the ideal staging point for a True Balinese Experience!
Bali Elephant Camp’s elephants are native to Sumatra, brought to Bali in a government program to establish a protected remote population and educate people on the plight of this beautiful species. Riding these magnificent creatures both helps these individuals in Bali and supports the protection of their wild cousins in their native habitat in Sumatra.
Upon arrival at Bali Elephant Camp you will be welcomed with a refreshing drink amidst stunning surroundings. Watch the elephants enjoy their morning or afternoon bath – or consume amazing amounts of foods at meal times!Your mahout will explain the daily routines of these beautiful animals after your ride is saddledup and you’re enjoying the Adventurer ElephantTrek!
Befriend a great Sumatran elephant on our AdventurerElephant Trek! Safely perched on the broad back of this majestic giant, plunge into a verdant tropical landscape, catching glimpses of chattering monkeys and colorful birds, as the trail follows the banks of the scenic Ayung River. At the end of the30 minutetrek, you intelligent mount will cool off in the wading pool (while carefully keeping you high and dry!) before delivering you to our restaurant for refreshments overlooking stunning valley scenery.
Bali Elephant Camp is also open to those who only wish to enjoy the tranquil environment and spectacular riverside panoramas. Non-riding visitors will be charged: