Bathing with giants

Business Traveller (Asia-Pacific) - - LIFESTYLE -

STUN­NING five-star Aman­taka re­sort in Laos has part­nered with Man­dalao, a new eco-con­scious ele­phant sanc­tu­ary, to of­fer guests an ex­clu­sive op­por­tu­nity to in­ter­act with the gen­tle beasts. The small con­ser­va­tion cen­tre op­er­ates a no-ride pol­icy and fo­cuses ex­clu­sively on pos­i­tive re­in­force­ment. Guests will en­joy an in­ti­mate au­di­ence with adult and baby ele­phants, feed­ing, wash­ing and playing with the an­i­mals, as well as ex­pe­ri­enc­ing the Lao coun­try­side, food and cul­ture in sur­round­ing vil­lages. The baby ele­phant ex­pe­ri­ence costs US$590.

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from Australia

© PressReader. All rights reserved.