From Ghana to Visiting Dancing Elephants in Thailand!  Thailand and North Eastern-Thailand will be incomplete without a visit to Ban Ta Klang Elephant village in the province of Surin...

 
 
Ban Ta Klang - The Elephant Village is located in Mu 9 and 13, Ban Ta Klang, Tambon Krapho, the village can be reached via highway 214 (Surin-Roi Et Rd.). When coming (from Surin), you may want to use public transport from Surin`s bus station. Cost 50 - 60 BT each passenger. It will take about one hour to get there. The last pickup bus back to Surin is around 4 pm. Entrance fee just around 150 BT. 
Many of the locals at Ban Ta Klang Elephant Village are of the Suay ethnic minority. They are skilled in capturing, training and raising Asian elephants, actuallly the national Thai symbol.