Elephant locations in Thailand

234 locations has kept elephants in Thailand

There is presently 1850 (352,798) living elephants in locations in Thailand (in this database)

Region: Thailand is in this database included in asiaOther regions
Wild elephants:

Thailand has about 1600 (min. NA, max. 2000) wild elephants. Source:Sompoad Srikosamatara, (2010)

Location holdings:

234 locations has kept 2078 elephants in Thailand

(Database tables with collection of elephants further down on the page)

Elephants in locations1850 (352,798) living228 (80,115) dead
Sex ratio and
Management:
 Male  352 / 1850 
 19%
 Female  798 / 1850 
 43%
 Free contact  1401 / 1850 
 76%
 Protected contact  0 / 1850  0%
 No contact  1 / 1850  0%
 Unknown contact  12 / 1850 
 1%
 wild  390 / 1850 
 21%


Phu is a Karen word for a male elephant.

"Chang Pang" is a female elephant without tusks. There are females with a bit of tusks called "Khanai".

"Chang Plai" is a male elephant with tusks.

Chang Mae is the Thai word for mother and is added to the name after her first child is born.

Wild elephants


1996: 1 200-1 500 (Santiapillai, IUCN1996).
2002: 1000 elephants Lohanan (2002)
2010: 1600 Sompoad Srikosamatara, 2010

53 elephants were known to have been killed in Thailand in the wild from 1992 to 1997, 24 for their tusks.

captive population


In 1884, the north of Thailand alone had more than 20,000 captive elephants.

1965: the Department of Livestock Development reported that there were only 11,192 captive elephants.

1959-1969: 1138 elephants were legally exported (Storer 1981)

1979: Two female elephants (2 and ~ years old) were exported by the Dusit Zoo, Bangkok, to the Irish capitals Royal Zoological Society, in trade for 2 giraffes on 3 July, 1979. (Storer 1981)

1985: Later, in 1985, the number decreased to only 3,381.

1989: teak logging operations became banned, and some 2 000 elephants and owners became unemployed, in about the same time when tourism reached very high numbers, and those elephants became transferred into tourism activities in more than 100 camps and "elephant villages" (Baan Chaang).

1997: 2,180 left (Puttipong Khawnual 2005)

2012: 26 elephants without registration papers were confiscated and impounded at the Thai Elephant Conservation Center (TECC). At the March 13th National Elephant Day symposium in Bangkok, the DNP Chief estimated that 10% of the captive elephants in Thailand are not registered.

2014: a total of 4,435 elephants had the owner record. For the past 6 years, the birth rate (62.67±10.69) was higher than the dead rate (23.83±8.01) (p<0.0001). (Weerasak Pintawongs)

A typical elephant is valued at 400,000 baht ($1,200) and a baby (under 5 years) may cost upto 1 million baht (2010)

Export of elephants


1965: 76, 1966: 74, 1967: 77, 1968: 49, 1969: 52, 1970: 88, 1971: 84, 1972: 113, 1973: 43, 1974: 22, 1975: 12, 1976: 4 (Source: Department of Livestock Development, Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives, (Anon, 1994d) and earlier years of the same annual publication. via Lair, Richard, FAO: http://www.fao.org/3/ac774e/ac774e0h.htm)

According to CITES trade database, exports 1980-2020: 1980: 1 (USA), 1981: 3 (USA+Soviet Union), 1982: 2 (Japan), 1986: 2 (India), 1987: 2 (Germany+Japan), 1988: 4 (Japan), 1989: 3 (Japan), 1990: 2 (Hong Kong), 1991: 2 (Hong Kong), 1993: 2 (Japan), 1994: 3 (Japan+USA), 1995: 9 (China+Israel+Japan+Myanmar+USA), 1996: 22 (China+Japan+Myanmar), 1997: 17 (India+Israel+Japan+Myanmar), 1998: 10 (China+Japan), 1999: 10 (Canada+China+Japan+S. Korea), 2000: 17 (China+Japan+Sri Lanka), 2001: 14 (Denmark+Sri Lanka+S. Korea; 9 elephants to Korea origin from Laos) 2002: 19 (Japan+Philippines), 2003: 15 (Japan+Myanmar), 2004: 26 (China+Japan+Myanmar+Sweden), 2005: 12 (China+Japan), 2006: 20 (Australia+China+Germany+Japan), 2008: 3 (S. Korea, origin from Laos), 2009: 4 (Canada+Japan), 2012: 3 (S. Korea), 2013: 3 (S. Korea), 2015: 1 (Japan, origin from Laos)
(Source: CITES trade database)

Reference list

Koehl, D., Facts about elephants in Thailand. Elephant Encyclopedia, (2020) available online retrieved at https://www.elephant.se/country.php?name=Thailand. (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources, among others

NameElephant collectionTypePlaceDistrictProvinceStateRegion
Alangkarn Theater, Pattaya
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births1 relocated0 deathscircusJomtienChonburi
Amazing Bukit Safari
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 1 present (1,0)0 births0 relocated0 deathscampPhuketPhuket
Anantara Golden Triangles Elephant Camp
Kept totally 49 elephants
, 29 present (3,26)4 births19 relocated1 deathscampChiang Rai
(map)
Andreas du Plessis de Richelieu
Kept totally 3 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births3 relocated0 deathsprivateBangkok
Asia Safari Park Elephant Village
Kept totally 0 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated0 deathscampKhao LakPhangnga
At Hill Adventures
Kept totally 9 elephants
, 9 present (1,8)0 births0 relocated0 deathscampChalongMuang Phuket
ATV Seaview Elephant Trekking Camp
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births1 relocated0 deathscampPhuketPhuket
Aummarin Jungle Raft Elephant Camp
Kept totally 2 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)1 births2 relocated0 deathscampMaetaengMae Taeng districtChiangmai ProvinceNorthern Thailand
Ayothaya elephant camp (Pang Chang Ayothaya)
Kept totally 9 elephants
, 9 present (3,6)0 births0 relocated0 deathscampAyutthaya
Ayutthaya Royal Elephant Kraal
Kept totally 161 elephants
, 95 present (25,69)83 births44 relocated22 deathscampPhaniat, Ayutthaya
(map)
Baan Bang Thong coconut farm (Prasop Jerkaew)
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births1 relocated0 deathsprivateKathu
(map)
Kathu DistrictPhuket ProvinceSouthern Thailand
Baan Chang Elephant Park
Kept totally 22 elephants
, 21 present (7,13)10 births1 relocated0 deathscampChiang Mai
(map)
Mae Taeng districtChiangmai ProvinceNorthern Thailand
Baan chang elephant trekking camp (Koh Samui)
Kept totally 0 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated0 deathscampKoh Samui
(map)
Surat Thani ProvinceSouthern Thailand
Baan Huay Bong
Kept totally 4 elephants
, 2 present (0,2)0 births2 relocated0 deathsvillage
(map)
Mae Chaem DistrictChiang Mai ProvinceNorthern Thailand
Baan Kwan Chang (Klong Son Elephant Camp)
Kept totally 9 elephants
, 5 present (0,2)4 births4 relocated0 deathscampTrat
(map)
Ko Chang DistrictSouthern Thailand
Baan Na Klang (village)
Kept totally 6 elephants
, 4 present (1,3)0 births1 relocated1 deathsvillage
(map)
Mae Chaem DistrictChiang Mai ProvinceNorthern Thailand
Baan Ruamit elephant Village
Kept totally 32 elephants
, 30 present (3,0)0 births2 relocated0 deathsvillageChiang RaiChiang Rai
Baan Tuek unspecified owner
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births1 relocated0 deathsprivateTambon Baan Tuek
Ban Ta Klang unspecified owner
Kept totally 19 elephants
, 4 present (1,3)8 births14 relocated1 deathsprivateSurin
(map)
Tha Tum DistrictSurin ProvinceEast Thailand
Ban Talat unspecified owner
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 1 present (0,0)1 births0 relocated0 deathscampPalin
Bang Pae Safari and Elephant Trekking camp
Kept totally 0 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated0 deathscampPhuket
(map)
Thalang DistrictPhuket ProvinceSouthern Thailand
Bangkok Safari World
Kept totally 8 elephants
, 7 present (1,0)0 births0 relocated1 deathszooBangkok
BEES (Burm and Emilys Elephant Sanctuary)
Kept totally 6 elephants
, 2 present (0,2)0 births1 relocated3 deathssanctuaryChiang Mai
BLES (Boon Lotts Elephant Sanctuary)
Kept totally 29 elephants
, 10 present (3,7)1 births7 relocated12 deathscampSukhothai
(map)
Si Satchanalai DistrictSukhothai ProvinceNorthern Thailand
Born Free Elephant Sanctuary
Kept totally 0 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated0 deathssanctuaryChiang MaiNorthern Thailand
Bunleu Yiat-Lam
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 1 present (0,1)0 births0 relocated0 deathsprivateChumphon Buri
C. F. Koebke
Kept totally 2 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births2 relocated0 deathsprivateBangkok
(map)
Central Thailand
Camp Chang Kalim
Kept totally 5 elephants
, 3 present (1,2)0 births2 relocated0 deathscampPhuket
(map)
Kathu DistrictPhuket ProvinceSouthern Thailand
Chai Lai Orchid elephant camp
Kept totally 11 elephants
, 11 present (1,10)0 births0 relocated0 deathscampChiang Mai
(map)
Chang Wang Po Elephant Camp
Kept totally 0 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated0 deathscampKanchanaburi
(map)
Sai Yok DistrictKanchanaburi ProvinceWestern Thailand
Chiang Dao Elephant Training Centre
Kept totally 32 elephants
, 31 present (0,1)0 births1 relocated0 deathscampChiang Mai
(map)
Mae Taeng DistrictNorthern Thailand
Chiang Mai Elephant Rescue Park
Kept totally 5 elephants
, 4 present (1,2)0 births1 relocated0 deathssanctuaryChiang Mai
Chiang Mai Elephant Retirement Park
Kept totally 7 elephants
, 6 present (1,4)0 births1 relocated0 deathscampChiang Mai
(map)
Mae Taeng DistrictChiang Mai ProvinceNorthern Thailand
Chiang Mai Night Safari
Kept totally 11 elephants
, 5 present (0,5)1 births4 relocated2 deathszooChiang Mai
(map)
Hang Dong DistrictChiang Mai ProvinceNorthern Thailand
Chiang Mai Zoo
Kept totally 7 elephants
, 2 present (1,1)2 births1 relocated4 deathszooChiang Mai
Chiang Rai Chang Puak Elephant Camp
Kept totally 0 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated0 deathscampChiang Rai
Chitrlada Palace Royal Elephant Stable (Chang Ton Museum Dusit)
Kept totally 8 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births7 relocated1 deathstempleBangkok
Chok Chai Elephant Camp
Kept totally 16 elephants
, 16 present (1,1)0 births0 relocated0 deathscampChiang Mai
Chumphon Buri village elephant camps
Kept totally 5 elephants
, 1 present (0,1)3 births4 relocated0 deathsvillageSurin Province
Damnaen Saduak elephant camp (Damnernsaduak)
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 1 present (0,1)0 births0 relocated0 deathscampRatchaburi
Doi Pha Muang Wildlife Sanctuary
Kept totally 31 elephants
, 23 present (7,16)0 births1 relocated7 deathscampLampang
Dusit Palace
Kept totally 5 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births1 relocated4 deathstempleBangkok
Dusit Zoo (Khao Din)
Kept totally 15 elephants
, 4 present (1,2)1 births11 relocated0 deathszooDusit, Bangkok
Eknarin Riangngeon
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 1 present (1,0)0 births0 relocated0 deathsprivate
Elephant Heaven Nature Park (Sangduen Chailert)
Kept totally 11 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births9 relocated2 deathscampChiang Mai
Elephant Island
Kept totally 2 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births1 relocated1 deathssanctuaryLamplaima, Isan
Elephant Life Experience (E.L.E.)
Kept totally 7 elephants
, 7 present (4,3)0 births0 relocated0 deathscampChiang MaiChiang Mai
Elephant Nature Park (Sangduen Chailert)
Kept totally 130 elephants
, 79 present (7,72)8 births19 relocated32 deathscampMuang Chiang Mai
Elephant Special Tours
Kept totally 28 elephants
, 8 present (3,5)9 births18 relocated2 deathscampTambol Mae Win, Mae Wang Sub-district
(map)
Sanpatong DistrictChiang Mai ProvinceNorthern Thailand
Elephant Valley Thailand
Kept totally 6 elephants
, 5 present (1,4)0 births1 relocated0 deathssanctuaryChiang raiChiang Rai Province
Erawan Elephant Retirement Park
Kept totally 0 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated0 deathscampKanchanaburiKanchanaburi
FAE Elephant Hospital
Kept totally 120 elephants
, 11 present (2,9)14 births74 relocated35 deathshospitalLampang
(map)
Hangchatr DistrictLampang Province
Friendship Trading Birds and Animals
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births1 relocated0 deathsdealerBangkok
(map)
GVI Elephant Rescue
Kept totally 11 elephants
, 6 present (1,5)1 births4 relocated1 deathscampChiang Mai
Hua Hin Elephant Village Camp
Kept totally 5 elephants
, 2 present (1,1)1 births3 relocated0 deathscampHua Hin
Hua Hin Zoo and animal park
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births1 relocated0 deathszooHua Hin
Huai Phueng elephant camp
Kept totally 6 elephants
, 6 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated0 deathscampHuai Phueng
Hutsadin Elephant camp
Kept totally 5 elephants
, 5 present (1,4)0 births0 relocated0 deathscampHua HinPrachuab Khiri Khan
Island Safari Tour (Koh Samui)
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 1 present (1,0)0 births0 relocated0 deathscampKoh SamuiKoh Samui
Jessadabodindra, king Rama III of Thailand
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated1 deathsprivateBangkok
Journey to Freedom project (Sangduen Chailert)
Kept totally 2 elephants
, 1 present (0,1)0 births0 relocated1 deathsprivate
Joys camp
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 1 present (0,1)0 births0 relocated0 deathscampPaiMae Hong Son
Jumbo elephant camp
Kept totally 6 elephants
, 3 present (0,3)1 births3 relocated0 deathscampAmphoe Mae TaengChiang Mai
Jungle Raft elephant camp (Sangduen Chailert)
Kept totally 2 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births2 relocated0 deathscamp
Kaeng Krachan National Park
Kept totally 210 elephants
, 199 present (0,1)208 births3 relocated8 deathswildPhetchaburiPhetchaburi Province
Kanchanaburi Chang Puak Elephant Camp
Kept totally 0 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated0 deathscampMueangKanchanaburi
Kanchanaburi Elephants World
Kept totally 33 elephants
, 28 present (4,24)1 births1 relocated4 deathssanctuaryKanchanaburi
(map)
Kanchanaburi Province
Kanchanaburi unspecified location
Kept totally 14 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)1 births14 relocated0 deathscampKanchanaburiKanchanaburi
Kanchanaburi Veterinary Hospital Clinic (Mahidol University)
Kept totally 2 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)1 births1 relocated1 deathshospitalNakhon Pathom Kanchanaburi Province
Kao Sok elephant hills camp
Kept totally 6 elephants
, 6 present (0,6)1 births0 relocated0 deathscampSuratthani
Karen Elephant Experience park (Sadudee Serichevee)
Kept totally 0 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated0 deathscampChiang Mai
(map)
Mae Wang DistrictChiang Mai ProvinceNorthern Thailand
Karen Elephant Habitat
Kept totally 2 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)1 births2 relocated0 deathscampChiang Mai
(map)
Mae Wang DistrictChiang Mai ProvinceNorthern Thailand
Karen unspecified hilltribe family
Kept totally 20 elephants
, 2 present (0,2)2 births18 relocated0 deathsprivate
Karens Elephant Camp
Kept totally 3 elephants
, 3 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated0 deathscampPaiMae Hong Son
Kasetsart University Veterinary Teaching Hospital
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births1 relocated0 deathshospitalBangkok
Kata Noi elephant camp
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 1 present (0,1)0 births0 relocated0 deathscampKata Noi, Phuket
Khao Ang Rue Nai wildlife sanctuary
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births1 relocated0 deathswildChachoengsao
Khao Kheow Open Zoo
Kept totally 10 elephants
, 8 present (2,6)3 births1 relocated1 deathszooSriracha, Chonburi
Khao Lak elephant camp
Kept totally 7 elephants
, 7 present (3,2)0 births0 relocated0 deathscampKhao Lak
Khao Prathap Chang Open Safari and Wildlife Breeding Research Station (สวนสัตว์เปิด สถานีวิจัยกา
Kept totally 0 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated0 deathssanctuaryTambon Pak ChongChom Bung district
Khao Sok elephant trekking camp
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 1 present (1,0)0 births0 relocated0 deathscampKhao Sok National Park, Surat Thani
Khun Chai Thong elephant village (Homestay)
Kept totally 36 elephants
, 36 present (1,2)0 births0 relocated0 deathscampBuriram
(map)
Khun Lat Da
Kept totally 2 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)1 births2 relocated0 deathsprivate
Khun Pai Tun
Kept totally 10 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)3 births10 relocated0 deathsprivateChiang Mai
Khun Patjara
Kept totally 7 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births7 relocated0 deathsprivate
Khun Sanga Gasaen
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births1 relocated0 deathsprivate
Khun Sila
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births1 relocated0 deathsprivate
Khun Somboon
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births1 relocated0 deathsprivate
Khun Son Rod
Kept totally 7 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births7 relocated0 deathsprivate
Khun Su Da Porn
Kept totally 6 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births6 relocated0 deathsprivate
Khun Sudaporn
Kept totally 4 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births4 relocated0 deathsprivate
Khun Sutat
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births1 relocated0 deathsprivate
Khun Tong Lean
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births1 relocated0 deathsprivate
Khun Udome
Kept totally 3 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births3 relocated0 deathsprivate
Khun Yod
Kept totally 2 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births2 relocated0 deathsprivate
King Borommatrailokkanat (Trailok) of Ayutthaya and Sukhothai
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated1 deathsprivateAyutthaya
King Maha Chakkraphat of Ayutthaya
Kept totally 7 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated7 deathsprivateAyutthaya
King Naresuan Sanphet II of Ayutthaya
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated1 deathsprivateAyutthayaAyutthaya
King Rama II of Siam
Kept totally 3 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated3 deathsprivateAyutthaya
King Rama IX Bhumibol Adulyadej of Thailand
Kept totally 7 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births7 relocated0 deathsprivateBangkok
King Rama V Chulalongkorn of Siam
Kept totally 3 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births2 relocated1 deathsprivate
King Rama VI Vajiravudh of Siam
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births1 relocated0 deathsprivate
King Rama VII Prajadhipok of Siam
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births1 relocated0 deathsprivate
Kinnaree House elephant camp
Kept totally 20 elephants
, 20 present (1,3)2 births0 relocated0 deathscampPhuket
Klai Kangwon Palace
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated1 deathstempleHua HinPrachuap Khiri Khan
Klaivian Supasorn
Kept totally 2 elephants
, 2 present (2,0)1 births0 relocated0 deathsprivateTatumSurin
Klong Jak elephant trekking
Kept totally 2 elephants
, 2 present (0,1)1 births0 relocated0 deathscampKo Lanta, Krabi Province
Klong Plu Ban Chang camp (Chang Chutiman)
Kept totally 0 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated0 deathscampKoh ChangTrat province
Koh Chang unspecified Elephant Camp
Kept totally 2 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births2 relocated0 deathscampKoh ChangTrat province
Koh Kong Safari World (Koh Kong International Resort)
Kept totally 0 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated0 deathszooSrok Mondoul SeymaKoh Kong province
Koh Samui Namuang safaripark
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births1 relocated0 deathszooKoh Samui
Koh Samui unspecified Elephant Camp
Kept totally 7 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)2 births7 relocated0 deathscampKoh SamuiSurat Thani Province, Southern Thailand
Kok Chang Safari Elephant Trekking (Phuket Baan Chang)
Kept totally 4 elephants
, 3 present (1,2)0 births0 relocated1 deathscampPhuket
(map)
Phuket
Krabi Elephant Sanctuary
Kept totally 0 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated0 deathssanctuaryKrabi
(map)
Krabi ProvinceSouthern Thailand
Krabi Huay To elephant village
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated1 deathsvillage
(map)
Mueang Krabi DistrictKrabi ProvinceSouthern Thailand
Krabi province unspecified location
Kept totally 3 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)1 births3 relocated0 deathswildKrabi ProvinceSouthern Thailand
Krabi TECC elephant hospital
Kept totally 15 elephants
, 5 present (3,2)0 births6 relocated4 deathshospitalKrabiKrabi province
Kui Buri National Park
Kept totally 154 elephants
, 154 present (0,0)154 births0 relocated0 deathswild
Kun Thong Suk
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births1 relocated0 deathsprivateSurinSurin
Kut Chang elephant camp
Kept totally 3 elephants
, 1 present (1,0)0 births2 relocated0 deathscampChiang Mai
Laguna Beach Hotel
Kept totally 2 elephants
, 2 present (0,1)0 births0 relocated0 deathsprivateCherngtalay, Thalang District, Bangtao B
Lampang Young Elephant Training Center
Kept totally 3 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births2 relocated1 deathscampLampang
(map)
Lampang Province
Lo Salangam
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births1 relocated0 deathsprivateChiang Rai
Mae Ping elephant village
Kept totally 35 elephants
, 35 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated0 deathsvillageChiang Mai
Mae Sot unspecified location
Kept totally 4 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births4 relocated0 deathsprivateMae Sot, Mae Sot DistrictTak Province
Mae Wang Elephant Camp
Kept totally 18 elephants
, 17 present (2,3)0 births1 relocated0 deathscampMae Wang
(map)
Chiang Mai
Mae Wong National Park, Thailand
Kept totally 2 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births1 relocated1 deathswildKamphaengphet
Maesa Elephant Camp
Kept totally 90 elephants
, 83 present (37,44)25 births6 relocated1 deathscampChiang Mai
(map)
Muang DistrictChiang Mai ProvinceNorthern Thailand
Maetaeng Elephant Park (Mae Taeng)
Kept totally 27 elephants
, 19 present (8,8)6 births7 relocated1 deathscampChiang Mai
(map)
Maetaman Elephant Camp
Kept totally 61 elephants
, 46 present (15,30)6 births15 relocated0 deathscampChiang MaiChiang Mai
Maha Wang Chang Elephant Village
Kept totally 2 elephants
, 2 present (0,2)0 births0 relocated0 deathscampWanggrajaaSaiyok, Kanchanaburi
Malee Cheoychit
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated1 deathsprivateMueang Trang DistrictTrang Province
Mew Salangam
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births1 relocated0 deathsprivateTatumSurin
Muang Sing Elephant Village
Kept totally 0 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated0 deathscampSai YokKanchanaburi
Na Jomtien Elephant Camp (Khao Chi Chan elephant center?)
Kept totally 4 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births2 relocated2 deathscampPattayaChonburi
Nakhon Ratchasima Zoo (Korat Zoo)
Kept totally 5 elephants
, 4 present (2,2)2 births1 relocated0 deathszooNakhon Ratchasima, Muang district
Nakhonpathom elephant hospital
Kept totally 0 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated0 deathshospitalNakhonpathom Province
Nam Tok Ngao Waterfall National Park
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)1 births0 relocated1 deathswildRanong Province
(map)
Nois Elephant Camp
Kept totally 3 elephants
, 3 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated0 deathscampPaiMae Hong Son
Nok Mueang elephant camp
Kept totally 3 elephants
, 3 present (0,3)0 births0 relocated0 deathscampSurinSurin
Nong Nooch Tropical Gardens
Kept totally 41 elephants
, 37 present (10,22)18 births4 relocated0 deathszooPattaya
(map)
Chonburi Province
Pa Mai Deang Elephant Camp
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births1 relocated0 deathscampChiang Mai
Pala-U forest elephant camp
Kept totally 3 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births3 relocated0 deathscampCha-AmPhetchaburi
Pan Jeyram
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 1 present (1,0)0 births0 relocated0 deathsprivateChumphon Buri DistrictSurin
Pang Chang Sai Yok Elephant Camp
Kept totally 52 elephants
, 18 present (0,0)1 births34 relocated0 deathscampSai YokKanchanaburi
Pang Chang Kamala Elephant Camp Phuket
Kept totally 2 elephants
, 2 present (1,0)0 births0 relocated0 deathscampKathuPhuket
Pang Dang elephant camp
Kept totally 9 elephants
, 9 present (0,1)0 births0 relocated0 deathscampChiang Dao
Pang Kaew elephant camp
Kept totally 0 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated0 deathscampSong PhraekMuang District, Phang Nga
Pang La elephant sanctuary
Kept totally 32 elephants
, 32 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated0 deathssanctuaryLampang
(map)
Ngao DistrictLampang ProvinceNorthern Thailand
Pang Sealand elephant camp
Kept totally 0 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated0 deathscampSong PhraekMuang District, Phang Nga
Patara Elephant Farm
Kept totally 22 elephants
, 21 present (6,12)10 births1 relocated0 deathscampChiang Mai
(map)
Hang Dong District
Pattaya Elephant Village (Ban Chang Pattaya)
Kept totally 29 elephants
, 29 present (3,26)2 births0 relocated0 deathscampTambol Nong PruePattaya
Pattaya Floating Market elephant camp
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 1 present (1,0)0 births0 relocated0 deathscampPattayaMueang Pattaya, Chonburi
Pattaya unspecified location
Kept totally 18 elephants
, 1 present (1,0)0 births17 relocated0 deathsKatinlayPattaya
Pau Salangam
Kept totally 3 elephants
, 2 present (1,1)0 births1 relocated0 deathsprivateTatumSurin
Phang Nga Elephant Park
Kept totally 10 elephants
, 10 present (1,8)1 births0 relocated0 deathsprivatePhang-ngaPhang Nga Province
Phe Tour elephant camp
Kept totally 16 elephants
, 16 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated0 deathscampMae Hong Son
Phu Phan Ratchaniwet Palace (Sakon Nakhon)
Kept totally 2 elephants
, 1 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated1 deathsprivateSakon NakhonSakon Nakhon Province, Isan
Phu Thai Review Souvenir Market
Kept totally 2 elephants
, 1 present (1,0)0 births1 relocated0 deathscampPhuket
Phuket Elephant Park
Kept totally 3 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births2 relocated1 deathscampPhuket
Phuket Elephant Sanctuary (Montri Todtane)
Kept totally 14 elephants
, 10 present (0,9)0 births1 relocated3 deathssanctuaryPhuketPhuket
Phuket Sheraton Grande Laguna Cherngtalay
Kept totally 7 elephants
, 5 present (0,5)0 births2 relocated0 deathsprivatePhuketPhuket
Phuket unspecified location
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births1 relocated0 deathsdealerPhuket
Phuket Zoo
Kept totally 9 elephants
, 5 present (2,3)1 births3 relocated1 deathszooMuang, Phuket
Pong Yaeng Elephant Camp
Kept totally 7 elephants
, 5 present (0,0)1 births2 relocated0 deathscampChiang Mai
Pu Jay Mau Sabmak
Kept totally 5 elephants
, 1 present (1,0)1 births4 relocated0 deathsprivateChumphon Buri DistrictSurin
Ratchaburi Chang Puak Elephant Camp
Kept totally 0 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated0 deathscampDamnoensaduakRatchaburi
Ratchaburi unspecified location
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births1 relocated0 deathscampRatchaburi
Sai Yok Elephant Haven Kanchanaburi Project
Kept totally 9 elephants
, 9 present (1,7)0 births0 relocated0 deathscampSai YokKanchanaburi
Sairung Elephant Trekking
Kept totally 0 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated0 deathscampKhao Lak
Salakpra Wildlife Sanctuary
Kept totally 0 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated0 deathswild
Samard camp
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 1 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated0 deathscampPaiMae Hong Son
Samphran Elephant Ground and Zoo
Kept totally 24 elephants
, 24 present (10,14)1 births0 relocated0 deathszooSamphranNakhon Pathom Province
Samui Elephant Sanctuary
Kept totally 12 elephants
, 11 present (0,10)0 births0 relocated1 deathscampKoh SamuiSurat Thani Province, Southern Thailand
Samutprakarn Crocodile Farm and Zoo
Kept totally 2 elephants
, 1 present (1,0)0 births1 relocated0 deathszooSamut PrakanMueang Samut Prakan District
Sanctuary of Truth (Pattaya)
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated1 deathstemplePattayaChon Buri
Santawee Boonklao
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 1 present (1,0)0 births0 relocated0 deathsprivateTatoomSurin
Sappraiwan Elephant Resort and Sanctuary
Kept totally 20 elephants
, 5 present (1,3)10 births14 relocated1 deathscampPhitsanulok
(map)
Satuk unspecified owner
Kept totally 3 elephants
, 1 present (0,1)1 births2 relocated0 deathscampChumphon Buri DistrictSurin
Satun Province unspecified location
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births1 relocated0 deathsSatun
Seri Srisuj
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated1 deathsprivateKrabiKrabi
Sheraton Krabi Beach Resort Hotel
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births1 relocated0 deathszooKrabi
Siam Safari Chalong
Kept totally 19 elephants
, 18 present (2,3)3 births0 relocated1 deathscampChalong, Phuket
Siam Safari Khao Sok
Kept totally 3 elephants
, 3 present (2,1)0 births0 relocated0 deathscampSurat Thani
Siam Safari Krabi
Kept totally 0 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated0 deathszooKrabiKrabi Province
Sinnarin Riangngeon
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 1 present (1,0)0 births0 relocated0 deathsprivate
Somchai Yoothongkham
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated1 deathsprivateNakhon Si Thammarat
Somchoke Chooban
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births1 relocated0 deathsprivatePa Lian districtTrang Province
Somdet Phra Narai Maharat of Ayutthaya (Lopburi royal elephant stable)
Kept totally 0 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated0 deathsprivateLopburiCentral Thailand
Sommai Salangam
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births1 relocated0 deathsprivateThatum
Somnuk Elephant Camp
Kept totally 5 elephants
, 5 present (3,2)0 births0 relocated0 deathscampSai YokKanchanaburi
Sompoon Salangam
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 1 present (0,1)0 births0 relocated0 deathsprivateTatumSurin
Somporn Sakchintadakul
Kept totally 4 elephants
, 3 present (0,3)3 births0 relocated1 deathsprivateChiang Mai
Somroj Khukitikasem
Kept totally 5 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births5 relocated0 deathsdealerSurin
Somsak Riangngeon
Kept totally 2 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births2 relocated0 deathsprivate
Songkhla Zoo
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 1 present (0,1)0 births0 relocated0 deathszooMuang Songkhla
Suan Phung unspecified elephant camp
Kept totally 3 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births3 relocated0 deathscampRatchaburi
Sublanka Wildlife Sanctuary
Kept totally 25 elephants
, 19 present (7,11)1 births4 relocated2 deathssanctuaryLopburi
Sumate Koh Lanta Yai Safari
Kept totally 0 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated0 deathscampKoh LantaKrabi Province
Suphap Salangam
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births1 relocated0 deathsprivateTatumSurin
Surat Termsak
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births1 relocated0 deathsprivateChaiyaphum Province
Surin elephant hospital
Kept totally 4 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births4 relocated0 deathshospitalSurin
Surin elephant kingdom (Ban Ta Klang elephant village)
Kept totally 132 elephants
, 125 present (50,75)30 births7 relocated0 deathscampTatum
(map)
Tha Tum DistrictSurin ProvinceEast Thailand
Surin elephant roundup (Sri Narong stadium)
Kept totally 2 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births1 relocated1 deathscampSurinSurin
Surin elephant study center (Baan Tha Klang Elephant Village)
Kept totally 62 elephants
, 53 present (26,27)2 births8 relocated1 deathscampTatum
(map)
Tha Tum DistrictSurin ProvinceEast Thailand
Surin unspecified Elephant Camp
Kept totally 125 elephants
, 28 present (11,15)23 births92 relocated5 deathscampSurin
(map)
Tak Province
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births1 relocated0 deathsTak
Taweechai Elephant Camp
Kept totally 0 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated0 deathscampKanchanaburi
TECC (Thai Elephant Conservation Center Hospital and National Elephant Institute)
Kept totally 125 elephants
, 94 present (21,46)8 births16 relocated15 deathshospitalLampang
TECC hospital Lampang (Thai Elephant Conservation Center Hospital)
Kept totally 11 elephants
, 2 present (0,2)0 births8 relocated1 deathshospitalLampang
Thai Elephant Home
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 1 present (1,0)1 births0 relocated0 deathscampChiang MaiChiang Mai
Thailand unspecified location
Kept totally 105 elephants
, 28 present (10,16)69 births72 relocated5 deathscamp
(map)
The Million Years Stone Park & Pattaya Crocodile Farm
Kept totally 2 elephants
, 2 present (1,1)1 births0 relocated0 deathszooPattaya City
Theptam elephant camp
Kept totally 3 elephants
, 3 present (2,1)0 births0 relocated0 deathscampSurinSurin
Thoms Pai Elephant Camp Home Stay & Spa
Kept totally 4 elephants
, 4 present (0,4)0 births0 relocated0 deathscampMae Hong SonMae Hong Son Province
Thung Salaeng Luang National Park
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births1 relocated0 deathswild
Thung Thong Sub - District Police Station
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 1 present (0,1)0 births0 relocated0 deathsprivateKathuPhuket
Tong Bai Foundation (Ban Mae Sapok)
Kept totally 0 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated0 deathscampChiang MaiChiang Mai
Tony Jaa (Tatchakorn Yeerum)
Kept totally 2 elephants
, 2 present (0,2)0 births0 relocated0 deathsprivateSurin
Tung La Kon elephant camp
Kept totally 3 elephants
, 1 present (0,1)1 births2 relocated0 deathscampChiang Mai
Twins Elephant Camp
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 1 present (0,1)0 births0 relocated0 deathscampPaiMae Hong Son
Ubon Jungle Park
Kept totally 0 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated0 deathszooUbonratchathani
Unnop Thanasamut
Kept totally 9 elephants
, 2 present (0,0)0 births7 relocated0 deathsprivateSurinMueang Surin
Wanchai Manapermpian
Kept totally 2 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births1 relocated1 deathsprivateMae Cheam District, Chiang Mai
Wat Baan Ta Laad
Kept totally 4 elephants
, 4 present (2,2)0 births0 relocated0 deathstempleChumphon Buri DistrictSurin
Wat Chan Karen Hill Tribe Lodge
Kept totally 2 elephants
, 2 present (1,1)1 births0 relocated0 deathscampMueang Phitsanulok District, Phitsanulok Province
Wat Chang Rob
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 1 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated0 deathstempleKamphaeng PhetKamphaeng Phet
Wat Pa Ar Jiang
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated1 deathstempleTatumSurin
Wat Pha Luang Ta Bua Yanasampanno (Kanchanaburi Tiger Temple)
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births1 relocated0 deathstempleSai Yok DistrictKanchanaburi Province
Wat Phut Udom
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated1 deathstempleAmphoe Lam Luk Ka, Pathum Thani
Watcharapong Mohom
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 1 present (0,1)0 births0 relocated0 deathsprivateChumphon Buri
WFFT wildlife rescue center and Elephant refuge
Kept totally 28 elephants
, 19 present (1,17)0 births3 relocated6 deathssanctuaryPhetchaburi ProvincePetchaburi
Ya Sukhree
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births1 relocated0 deathsprivateSurin
Yala Province unspecified location
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)1 births1 relocated0 deathswildYalaYala ProvinceSouthern Thailand

Elephants born in Thailand without specified birth location

5 elephants with records of Thailand as birth or capture country.

NameSpeciesSexOriginBirthAgeCapturePresent locationDeath date
Pang KwanEMFunknown?Doi Pha Muang Wildlife Sanctuary
Plai SutinEMMwild?Doi Pha Muang Wildlife Sanctuary
Pang LampangEMFunknown?Doi Pha Muang Wildlife Sanctuary
Pang DuhEMFunknown?Sublanka Wildlife Sanctuary
InduEMFwild196555Phoenix Zoo


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