Aiming at new experience while exploring the nature in Pahang? Seeking for lifetime experience, yet a fun activity?
The Kuala Gandah Elephant Sanctuary is one of your must stop centre while exploring our Pahang National Park. The centre at Kuala Gandah Elephant Sanctuary serves the purpose as a conservation centre. Thus, the main role focuses on protecting and preserving the Malaysian elephants.
The root of Borneo Pygmy family
As a matter of fact, the elephants in Kuala Gandah have belonged to the Borneo Pygmy Elephant family. These Borneo elephants are much smaller in size and its population numbers. Therefore, the WWF has classified the Borneo elephants as an endangered elephant species in the Asian region. Namely, in Malaysia, it can only be found in the Kinabatangan National Park as well as one in Pahang National Park.
How you can help in nurturing nature and having fun at Kuala Gandah Elephant Sanctuary?
Above all, the services offered in the centre also catered for the volunteering activities centre. As a result, it offered an opportunity for the first-hand experience in nurturing and taking care of the Borneo elephants. Namely, involves feeding, bathing, and cleaning the elephant breeding habitats. As much, it also assists the mahouts in other areas pertaining the elephants cares. In other words, this community social responsibility (CSR) towards the elephant sanctuary centre become a tremendous experience for you to cherish and must try once in a lifetime.
What do you need to know about the volunteering activity?
- Cleaning baby elephant paddocks, grand areas and fences
- Bathing the elephants in turn
- Feeding both babies and adult elephants
- Taking turns to walk the elephants
- Grand ‘meeting’ and training with mahouts
At glance, we in AsiaCamp believe that an active encountered with nature offered an excellent chance to learn, to play and to eventually inspire others through experiential learning. Contact us now today! Let’s us brought you a step closer to these largest living land mammals.
Come and join us at our center in Kuala Gandah!