Pho Kyar Elephant Camp

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Good Time To Visit:   The Whole Year
Visited: 15 Time

Pho Kyar Elephant Camp

      Pho Kyar forest resort is located at foot-hill of Bago Yoma mountain ranges lies within the Saing Ya tropical reserved forests, 10 miles away from west of Thargaya near the Yoma crossing road. Thargaya, the main gate way is on the Yangon Mandalay motorway, 204 miles away from Yangon.

      The Resort is emerged as the ideal eco-tourism spot has been having a special privilege of occupying a prime location. The camp is surrounded by a stream running in zigzag way within the area and fragrance of wild orchids, plants and trees in seasonal flowers. And also sound of birds will get into fascinating atmosphere. The Stream supplies an abundance of water for local residents and provides a bathing place for elephants.
      And having more than 150 years old teak and other commercial trees species within the camp is a credit for our clients. In and around the camp, fragrance of the seasonal flowering trees and wild orchids, the humming and chit-chatting of birds would give you a gentle smile.

      There is an opportunity to visit elephant village where you can learn and see the Mahaut (elephant driver) communicate with their respective elephants how instinctive and natural inborn tendency between elephants and human being.
      The resort has seven bungalows comprising 14 standard double rooms equipped with hot and cool water, electrical supply, 24 hours room service, restaurants, laundry service, traditional massage on request, cafeteria and bar.

Following activities can be done in the forest camp.

  • Studying elephant habitat
  • Enjoying elephant riding
  • Studying working elephants in timber extraction and traditional culture of mahouts
  • Observing how to trains handle and take care of elephants
  • Observing elephant catching.

      You are welcome to explore the atmosphere of the newly emergence of our Pho Kyar Forest Resort where you could experience the service and hospitality that are well beyond your expectations.