Internship at Elephant Special Tours

With Elephant Special Tours, there’s a unique opportunity to gain professional experience in tourism, customer service, and elephant care.

Internship positions are regularly advertised for on-site placements in the mountains of Northern Thailand (Mae Sapok, Chiang Mai). Food and accommodation are provided.

Duration 3 months:

Start of the internship:


  • Customer service on-site in Thailand – at the elephant camp and in accommodations.
  • Learning to handle elephants, opportunity for elephant riding.
  • Assisting the elephant trainer’s work during tours with customers.
  • Tasks in the area of office administration
  • Support in the social media department
  • Assisting the on-site service personnel
  • Developing and expanding marketing concepts to enhance the company’s profile


  • Passion for working with animals, especially elephants
  • Passion for guest care
  • Social media, internet, and MS Office skills
  • Experience in online marketing, tourism management, customer service is a plus
  • Openness to different cultures, commitment, and dedication
  • Fluent in English
  • Soft skills: Reliability, openness to new experiences, communication skills, commitment

We offer:

  • Working with people and animals in a unique environment
  • Multicultural team with a passion for elephants
  • Exciting work environment where no day is the same

Futter für die Elefanten

Bis zu 250kg frisst ein Elefant pro Tag. Wir stellen sicher, dass sie satt sind.


Ebenso wichtig wie die Tiere ist uns der Wald. Regelmäßige Aufforstung gehört für uns dazu.

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