Pho Kyar Elephant Camp is located in Yedashe Township, Bago Region. It is situated in the foothills of the Bago Yoma mountain range, lying within the Saing Ya tropical reserve, 10 miles west of Thargaya near Yoma crossing road.
The Pho Kyar Elephant Camp was commissioned into service in 2002 and launched two years later. On April 1, 2005, the government signed a rental agreement with the Asia Green Company to promote Myanmar’s eco-tourism industry.
2013-11-06: The number of tourists visiting Pho Kyar Elephant Camp during the peak season between October and February is expected to increase by as much as 50 percent, camp officials say.