Elephant Experience Garden Route

Take a journey into the world of one of Africa’s most magnificent creatures – the African elephant (Loxodonta africana). Spend a morning getting to know the animals that today live in sanctuaries in the Garden Route.
Did you know that touching is an important form of communication among elephants? When individuals greet each other they stroke or wrap their trunks. Elephant mothers touch their calves with their trunk as they walk side by side.
Take a walk, hand-in-trunk and feel…

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Elephant Experience in Garden Route

Take a journey into the world of one of Africa’s most magnificent creatures – the African elephant (Loxodonta africana). Spend a morning getting to know the animals that today live in sanctuaries in the Garden Route.

Did you know that touching is an important form of communication among elephants? When individuals greet each other they stroke or wrap their trunks. Elephant mothers touch their calves with their trunk as they walk side by side.

Take a walk, hand-in-trunk and feel the amazingly gentle touch of this unusual appendage.

You will learn about this and lots more on an Elephant Experience that will leave you with a greater respect for these gentle giants of the bush.

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Elephant Sanctuary Plettenberg Bay - Garden Route

Elephant experience of a lifetime: Elephant Sanctuary offers overnight accommodation, an interactive African elephant experience and elephant back riding. The sanctuary offers hands-on, educational elephant interactions, providing our guests with a far more intimate experience with the elephants. Our staff is committed to the use of positive reinforcement training methods and as a result we have...