The Elephant Sanctuary

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The Elephant Sanctuary

The Elephant Sanctuary is situated in The Crags, outside Plettenberg Bay. It is one of several animal sanctuaries in the area that can be visited by day visitors.

The Crags Elephant Sanctuary offers interactive elephant experiences with African Elephants. Their various programs include Trunk-in-hand tours, elephant brush down and hands-on educational elephant interactions. This provides guests with an intimate experience with the elephants and in-depth information and insight into African elephants. Tours vary depending on the duration and intensity of experience you desire.

Dedicated staff are committed to the use of positive reinforcement elephant training methods and this is visible with the relaxed elephants who enjoy interacting with guests.

The Elephant Sanctuary has recently opened a luxury Country House on the premises for an overnight experience.

The Sanctuary is open daily for tours and include full Elephant Introduction in the forest area and tour of the Sanctuary and Stables. Touching and interacting with Elephants. Walking hand-in-trunk with Elephants, Feeding and the opportunity to purchase a DVD in full HD of your experience with the Elephants.

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