9am - 4.45pm
No more elephant rides and bathing with elephants
The main attraction used to be riding on the elephant and bathing with the elephants on the river. As of October 2012, these activities have been put on hold as the Wildlife Protaction Act 2010 is enforced. Read more:
Elephant conservation centre suffering after new wildlife Act enforced
swimming with the elephants in the river
How to get to Kuala Gandah Elephant Sanctuary
There is no public transport to the sanctuary so you depend on your own car or book a tour.
the Elephant Sanctuary can get very busy on weekends or public holidays (like on this picture)
feeding the elephant
map and location of Kuala Gandah Elephant Sanctuary
Kuala Gandah Elephant Sanctuary Tours:
3 days 2 nights tour to Taman Negara (from Kuala Lumpur) with a stop at the Elephant Sanctuary in Kuala Gandah... more
day trip to Kuala Gandah Elephant Sanctuary, includes visit to Batu Caves... more
One of the last remaining small and personal hostels in town. Located right in the middle of Bukit Bintang. Run by owner Suzy for almost 15 years.