Fall in love with the gentle giants of Africa during an unforgettable elephant encounter at an elephant sanctuary on the banks of the Sabie River in Hazyview near Kruger Park.
Feel the thrill as you interact with one of nature’s most majestic creatures and witness the intelligent and compassionate nature of the African Elephant. These mighty creatures are rescued African Elephants who now call this sanctuary their home. A rewards based programme is used to train elephant and to win their trust. The elephants are stimulated daily and they enjoy regular exercises to further help build their trust.
Each elephant has their own personality, character and temperament and you can experience their authenticity by interacting with them. Young and old can embark on this magical journey and learn all about these intellectual creatures on this adventure that is both fun and educational. Awaken your senses as you touch, feel and smell the rescued elephants of Kruger during one of the many elephant experiences.
Day with an Elephant
Allow your dream as an elephant caretaker to become a reality and learn all about what it means to care for these creatures on a Full-Day in the Life of An African Elephant. Wake up early for the programme which starts at 06h30 to walk in the footsteps of these magnificent creatures.
The programme focuses on the care, management, behaviour and husbandry of the rescued elephants. A sundowner drink whilst watching an African sunset at the stables as the elephant settle for the night completes your memorable day.
Children and the Gentle Ellies
Children of all ages are welcome at Elephant Whispers and they can feed, greet and walk hand-in-trunk with the elephants. The gentle giants are used to children and often feel a kinship with the little ones.
Have your cameras ready to capture amazing memories of these beautiful animals interacting with your kids.
- Elephant Interaction (60 min)
- Interaction & Walk with the Elephant (90 min)
- Elephant Experience & Lunch at Hippo Hollow (90 min)
- Sunset Interaction, Elephant Walk & Sundowners (105 min)
- Ultimate Elephant Experience (120 min)
- Half Day with the Elephants
- Full Day with the Elephants