Elephant Round-Up Surin Three Day Tour (Code:3102)
The Surin Elephant Round-up is held in November each year to promote a better understanding of the physiology and versatility of Thai elephants. The whole town participates in the elephants breakfast and the elephant shows which include tug-of-war, battle scenes, ordination and harvest festival.
: Depart Bangkok for Surin Thursday 17th November 2011 The Surin Elephant Round-up is held each year on the third Saturday of November.
We will leave Bangkok mid-morning on the Thursday and be in Surin late afternoon.
Day 2 Departs: 08:00
: Breakfast with the Elephants Friday 18th November 2011 Friday morning is taken up with the special breakfast in the city centre for a magnificent procession of up to 300 elephants.
Afternoon is left free to explore and in the evening we'll attend the Light & Sound show at Sikhoraphum Castle.More...
Day 3 Departs: 07:30
: Elephant Show Saturday 19th November 2011 Every year 250 elephants take part in this event at Sri Narong Stadium with displays of log carrying and a tug-of-war against Thai soldiers. The highlight of the show is the mock battle, which highlights the talent and strength of this lovable animal.
: Return to Bangkok After lunch we'll leave for Bangkok. You can expect to be back in the city around 8:00pm depending on the traffic.