Elephant ride is a top attraction for visitors of Thailand. Asian elephants differ from the African elephant in body shape, weight, head and shape. Riding on the back of elephant is a fantastic experience. Visitors can barely turn a corner in Thailand without seeing a billboard touting elephant rides. Elephant ride is usuallly for two people and it takes approximately 20-30 minutes. Visitor can get their elephant almost everywhere is Thailand. You might find those elephant ride in Phuket, Bangkok, Pattaya, Chiang Mai and Kon Chang.
In some of these elephant ride campus, you might not only get the ride and you can also have a meeting with a baby elephant. Some of them are allowed to feed banana. If you feel like a ride, you will be lead to an elevated platform that allow to easily reach a two seat sofa strapped on the back of the elephant. When you visit Thailand next time, don't forget to feed baby elephant with bananas and take a ride on the back of these massive elephants.