Chang Thai heritage is a peace full and secure home for elephant where they are free from abusive work. Found in June 2015. Set up by a group of elephant lover and join to work between local people, professional mahout and care by veterinarians, we rescue elephant a safe, support and survival of elephant living with nature and community to keep them away from abusive work, circus, riding.

Chang Thai heritage is a sustainable tourism project under the principle of care and share by caring for elephant and sharing with the local communities. We would like you come and join our knowledge and experience with love respect care and help us ensuring the well-being to elephant. They have been a few efforts towards releasing elephants into the wild with little success, domesticated elephants are no longer naturalized to life in the jungle and there is little "wild" left in them. The tourism industry provides a possible solution.

people with elephant

Human and elephant.

The past.
-Northern Thai people Train elephant for logging.
-Karen hilltribe people Train elephant for logging.

-Northern-east Thai people. Train elephant for circus.

Now - Tourism.
-Elephant riding.
-Elephant training-learn to be an elephant controller.
-Elephant sanctuary or elephant care.

Future - Agro-tourism and Sustainable tourism.
-Farming (flower, mushroom, rice, corn, coffee, vegetable, fruit)
-Raise chicken, pig, cow, fish
-Home stay
-Elephant sanctuary

Solar power system
-Solar light
-Water pump

Plan your trip

Chang Thai Heritage will help you to plan your holiday or your day trip in Chiang Mai by working closely with you, step by step.