New One Day Volunteer Program
at Samui Elephant Sanctuary
Samui Elephant Sanctuary is now offering a one day volunteer program on Saturday and Sunday to people who would like to spend a whole day at our elephant sanctuary, learning about the elephants, preparing food for them, and helping to care for our rescued herds.
Volunteer with Elephants
Cut, wash and prepare for for our elephants
Single Day Volunteer Program
Spend a day at our sanctuary helping to care for the elephants
One Day Volunteer Schedule
7:00 - 8:30 am - Pick up from accommodation on Koh Samui
9:00 - 11:30 am - Join with other visitors for the morning tour at Samui Elephant Sanctuary
11:30 - 12:00 pm - Vegetarian lunch
12:00 - 13:00 pm - Break time to relax and observe the elephants
13:00 - 14:00 pm - Prepare elephant food including, making banana rice balls & making up bags of fruit for the afternoon visitors
14:00 - 16:30 pm - Afternoon activities will depend on what needs to be done at the sanctuary and may include unloading bananas or pineapple leaves, washing fruit, cutting grass, planting banana trees, cutting bananas for the elephants etc.
16:30 - 17:00 pm - Light vegetarian dinner
17:00 pm - Depart from Samui Elephant Sanctuary
Please note that the schedule for our new Volunteer Program is flexible and
so the times & activities may vary a little from the details above
ADULTS 18 yrs + = 4,500 Baht
CHILDREN 12-17 yrs old = 3,000 Baht
(Children must be accompanied by their parents)
Round trip transportation to & from your hotel
Food & Beverages - 2 meals (snacks available at any time)
English speaking tour guide
For more information about our Volunteer Program contact:
Office No.: (+66) 095 269 8343
WHAT TO BRING
Spare change of clothes
Towel (in case you would like to shower before leaving)
Long sleeve shirt
Copy of passport
Rain coat in the rainy season
* Volunteer program is open on Saturday & Sunday only *
Please bring cash in Thai baht for your payment.
Please make reservation 3 days in advance.
Book to Volunteer at Samui Elephant Sanctuary
By volunteering at Samui Elephant Sanctuary you are supporting a
sustainable & compassionate approach to elephant tourism.
We appreciate your kind support to help care for our elephants