Volunteer Elephant Nurse Course Project

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Dates 4 Nov '11 to 13 Nov '11

Flexible? Somewhat

Est. Cost 540 - 541 EUR (EUR Euro)

Type Travel Partners Wanted

Name Volunteer Elephant Nurse Course Project

If you are one have to plan for holidays travel to Thailand, But do not know how to start travel planning, I will recommend you to know good program and may give you have new experience. This is the Volunteer Elephant Nurse Course Project. I believe this program will have to make you have a great experience and educate you about elephant training programs. Travel experience to working with the Asian elephant and friendly team, You will be to learn how to care and Biology of Asian Elephant included the elephant behavior, fundamental treatment, feeding, bathing and hand on elephant herbal medicine as well as you will know elephant nutrition and their management by hands on method is the best method to learn along with theory from modern veterinary sciences.

Day 1 (Friday) Bangkok-Cheng Mai

You have a free day in Bangkok where you can set your own program and visit some of Bangkok's famous attractions. At 5.00 pm you will be collected from your hotel and travel overnight by VIP bus towards Cheng Mai

Day 2: ( Saturday) Ching Mai sightseeing

You will be picked up from the bus terminal in Cheng Mai and taken to hotel in the city center. The remainder of the afternoon and evening are then free for you to take in some sightseeing in Chiang Mai or relax at the Hotel.

Day 3: (Sunday) Elephant theory

Today you'll meet the team of Elephant Vet Aid Outpost Project. And the team will provide knowledge about the Asian elephant and information such as Biology of Asian Elephant, elephant behavior, Elephant fundamental treatment, Herbal Medicine in Asian Elephant and many more.

Day 4: (Monday) Mahoutship

Asian Elephant training philosophy and methodology

Mahoutship

Lunch Break

Study trip to elephant hospital at Lam Pang province

Dinner

Conclusion of study trip

Meal: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner included

Accommodation: Eco Lodge

Day5: (Tuesday) Elephant community.

Travel to Elephant Vet Aid Outpost

Lunch break

Introduction to elephant and mahout

Check in to Karen hill tribe home stay

Karen hill tribe welcoming ceremony

Dinner at home stay

Day 6 : (Wednesday) Elephant in natural habitat

Breakfast

Trekking to elephant habitat

How to safely approach the elephant

Elephant biometric data collection

Group presentation with job assignment

Picnic lunch

Elephant behavioral observation at their natural habitat

Dinner at home stay

Discussion and adjust knowledge block

Day 7: (Thursday) Elephant physiological data

Breakfast

Trekking to elephant habitats

Elephant physiological data collection

Group presentation with job assignment

Picnic lunch

Field practice: Elephant herbal medicine

Walking with elephant to their habitat

Dinner at home stay

Discussion and adjust knowledge block

Day 8: (Friday) Elephant Health care

Breakfast

Trekking to elephant habitat

Elephant health check up

Group presentation with job assignment

Picnic lunch

Field practice: Elephant in musth and their management

Walking with elephant to their habitat

Dinner at home stay

Feed back and testimonial session

Day 9: ( Saturday) Elephant farewell

Breakfast

Farewell to elephant at forest

Lunch

After lunch at the village, We will leave from the village and head towards to the city, and At the end of the day, we will make our return journey to Bangkok by bus.

Day 10: (Sunday) The Last Day

In the morning, you will be collected from your Bus terminal. The superb trip has come to an end. We will pick you up from your hotel or bring you to the airport in Bangkok for your return flight home.

Volunteer Elephant Nurse Course Project

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brittneyfaith
brittneyfaith This sounds incredible! Unfortunately I cannot make it...but I do have a few questions? What program is this? Is there a website I can check out? Is this an annual thing? Could I try to go next year?
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Highlights

  • •Elephant health check up
  • •Trekking to elephant habitat
  • •Elephant behavioral observation
  • •Group presentation with job ass
  • •Elephant biometric data collect
  • •How to safely approach the elep
  • Karen hill tribe home stay
  • •Asian Elephant training philoso
  • To establish an institution of e
  • To set up an elephant-cooperativ

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