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Elephant Round-Up in Surin 2018
Where: Surin, Thailand
When:  Saturday, November 17, 2018 - Sunday, November 18, 2018 - Estimated date !
As Thailand mourns the death of His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej, please check on the festival's website below, if the event is held as planned. Surin, which is located in North East Thailand, holds every year a colorful festival dedicated to elephants. The old festival started in 1960 and is held on the third weekend of November (Saturday – Sunday). The residents of Surin have an ancient tradition of raising and taming elephants as working animals.   In the last years, the economic value of the elephants as...(read more)