Elephant Hills Tented Camp
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- Continental Breakfast
- Airport Transportation
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Multilingual staff
TravelPod Member ReviewsElephant Hills Tented Camp Surat Thani
Two days in tents!
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We moved from Ko Tao to Ko Samui on the 26th ready to start our special trip to the Elephant Hills for the next day. This excursion was a rather special trip comprising of 3 days & 2 nights within Khao Sok National Park - a vast lake which is surrounded by dense tropical rainforest. Our first day on this trip we were able to learn about, meet, …
The next morning we were off to Koh Phra Thong. We had arranged a transfer as the island is a bit tricky to get to so were picked up by car for a drive down to the pier. When we arrived at the pier, there was no water! Our driver seemed a bit perturbed so phoned our new host. She told us not to worry and that the tide would soon come in and so we were dropped for a while at the boatman's house. Here we met his wife and daughter. The wife couldnt speak a word of English so it was ...
... Rachel and Paul, who were on their honeymoon and an older couple from Switzerland, all of whom were lovely. After lunch we split up into smaller groups and our group went to play with the elephants. First we learnt a bit about them and then watched them have a bath in the mud pool. They seemed to be having a great time, rolling about, rubbing along the banks, blowing bubbles and squirting water. One in particular, a naughty teenager, loved it so much she was a struggle to ...
... We arranged to meet at 9am the next day. Day 15 The night's sleep in the bungalow wasn't the easiest as I kept hearing creatures inside! I think it was only a gecko but imagination is an annoying thing in the dark! We had decided to go for the camping trip so we had to pack just a small bag with the bare essentials. We got to Kai's place and got offered a hearty breakfast of fried eggs, toast, bacon and sausage to set us up...YUM! Then we were off. We were joined by Boom, ...
... tree thinking it would make a great souvenir... Didn't work :((
we stopped for groceries on the way home
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what at a day!! Not exactly a traditional girls day but we sure laughed a lot!!!!