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
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
Pods The Backpackers Home
backpacker hostel in Brickfields, located within walking distance from KL Central, Kuala Lumpur's transportation hub
Sri Packers Hotel
Backpacker hostel near Sepang F1 circuit and KLIA 1 & KLIA 2 airport (20min) in a shop house area
Genting Highlands, Kuala Lumpur
Genting Highlands is resort city on a mountain top (1800m above sea level), about 55km north-east of Kuala Lumpur with Malaysia's only casinos and theme parks, restaurants and hotels.
Old Railway Station, Kuala Lumpur
The old railway station is a moorish-style structure that was built in 1910. Long-distance train don't stop here anymore but at the nearby KL Sentral station.