If you are an animal lover or want to have a vacation with children, Elephant Safari Park Bali is the right choice. This place offers a variety of interesting elephant attractions while, at the same time, you can interact with the large-trunked mammals.
There is some uniqueness that makes you have to try visiting this tourist destination. First, this is the best and oldest safari park in Bali featuring elephants. There is another similar place in Bali, namely the Bali Safari Marine Park. Offering an atmosphere like a safari in Africa, this place which opened on November 13, 2007, has a variety of wild animals from Indonesia, India and Africa. However, it is different from the Elephant Safari Park Bali, which exclusively shows you Sumatran elephants. It is also older, because it has been open since 1998. It has an area of 3.5 hectares. Then, the environment was designed like its natural habitat in the wilderness area of Sumatra. Its existence has even been recognized by the World Zoo Association since 2000. That is, this place offers the maximum protection to animals as well as the best service to visitors.
Interesting Activities with Elephants
Then, at Elephant Safari Park Bali, you can see various interesting elephant attractions. For those of you who want to try a unique experience, you can ride an elephant. Don't worry, there's a handler controlling the elephant, so you'll be fine. After all, the elephants were used to seeing humans and receiving training, so they were quite docile. They are friendly to visitors. Bathing elephants is another interesting attraction that you can try. With the supervision of the handler, you can also scrub the large animal's body with a special brush, then flush the body with water from the hose. Photos with these super-large mammals are also another thing that is a pity to miss.
Learn About Elephants
One more thing, at Elephant Safari Park Bali you are not just a tour. However, you can also learn about elephants. In this tourist complex, there is a museum which has a collection of mammoth skeletons. Various other information about elephants is also displayed in the museum. Interestingly, you can also shop for various elephant-themed knick-knacks at the souvenir shop in this tourist area. Oh yes, if you want to experience staying in Bali with a different sensation, you can try spending the night at this elephant park.
'Then, how to get to this place?' Don't be confused, the location of Elephant Safari Park Bali is easy to find. Located in the Banjar of Taro Village, Tegallalang, Taro, Tegallalang, this tourist spot is included in the Gianyar Regency area. From Denpasar, it is about 40 km away and can be reached in 1 hour and 30 minutes by motorbike or car.
But it's better to ride a motorbike, because it's more fun and you can see more scenery along the way. You can use a rental scooters service in Denpasar from Gotravela Indonesia to go to this place. And feel the fun of traveling around Bali by motorbike. Come and prove it..! (y)