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Addo Elephant Back Safaris

Encounter the invigorating adventure of riding these magnificent animals - revel in the innocent beauty of this African giants.

Addo Elephant Back Safaris Overview

Elephant Back Safari offer you the exhilarating experience of riding these magnificent animals.

Indulge in the natural beauty of the park and its wildlife from your seat as these gentle elephants amble through the Addo African bush.

After the ride, walk with them through the diverse valley bushveld, ravine and forest habitat than after the walk enjoys a close-up view of the elephants swimming and frolicking in their favoured waterhole from the viewing platform - no guarantee that you won't get sprinkled with a trunkful of water!

Kids are allowed to ride elephants, with a parent accompanied by an elephant handler. 50% discount for children under the age of 12 years.


  • 08h00
  • 11h00
  • 15h00

Duration: +/- 3 hours


  • Elephant Back Ride
  • Elephant walk
  • feeding the elephants
  • a meal and selected beverages

What to bring:

  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Long trousers
  • Good walking shoes
  • Warm jacket for the winter months
  • Light rain gear for summer months
  • Cameras
  • Binoculars
  • Suntan lotion & sunblock