Elephant ride operators in Nepal are illegally exporting the animals to India.

Posted by - April 6, 2021

Padam can’t recall when he first started holding elephants at his hotel. However, he claims that elephant rides in the community forests outside of Nepal’s popular Chitwan National Park used to be very costly. Until March 2020, Padam’s two elephants were kept occupied from dawn to dusk. However, one of Nepal’s most popular tourist destinations