Ending Elephant Tourism Cruelty in Our Lifetime – Is it Possible?

Millions around the world are questioning the idea behind elephant tourism and touristy activities involving captive elephants. And it is not an exaggeration.

Some 32 million people around the world support a campaign driven by Save The Asian Elephants (STAE) to stop elephant tourism cruelty.

But why is this the case?

Isn’t it fascinating watching them perform, bathing with an elephant or even riding one?