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Experience the thrill of being close to these magnificent creatures and witness their intelligence, their compassionate nature and sheer delight interacting with their human counterparts. The interaction with the elephant offers you the opportunity to touch the elephant, exchange trunk greetings and offer tasty treats. Experienced elephant handlers share their in-depth knowledge of fascinating elephant behaviour. Elephant Whispers are dedicated to securing the future of the African Elephant, and welcomes people of all ages to share in the excitement of close encounters with these magnificent creatures. Experience the privilege of little Lindiwe's compassionate nature, witness Medwa's remarkable memory and enjoy the thrill of interacting with the impressive six ton Tembo. Your visit to Elephant Whispers ensures these six incredible mammals continue in their important role as wildlife ambassadors for their own kind. Elephant Whispers is an Elephant Interaction and Safari Venue located on the banks of the Sabi River, next to Hippo Hollow Hotel on the R40 in Hazyview, Mpumalanga. Elephant Whispers have six tamed and trained elephant, varying in ages from nine to twenty six years. Lindiwe, the youngest, is Elephant Whispers much loved female. Medwa, Andile, Shamwari and Ziziphus are the teenagers, and Tembo, the six ton gentle giant heads up the Elephant Whispers herd. These elephant were rescued from planned culling operations in Game Reserves by Elephants for Africa Forever (EFAF). EFAF are committed to conservation and to excellence in the taming and training of elephant and their Handlers and Guides. Rory and Lindie Hensman's kind and gentle training methods ensure the Elephant Handlers and Elephant work together in total harmony. The domestication and training process is achieved by applying the principles of the well tried and proven bilateral ask and reward system, wherein mutual trust and respect between humans and elephant are honoured. At Elephant Whispers guests can experience the thrill of being close to these magnificent creatures and witness their intelligence, their compassionate nature and sheer delight interacting with their human counterparts.


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This is a uniqe opportunity to not only see, but also touch these magnificent animals.
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