Hua Hin King's Cup Elephant Polo

King's Cup Elephant Polo tournament in Hua Hin

Over the past decade, the highly popular King?s Cup Elephant Polo Tournament takes place in September each year and is often cheered on by members of the Thai Royal Family.

The tournament regularly features teams from around the globe, who compete for the prestigious Kings Cup.

Some of the world?s top polo players compete alongside enthusiastic amateurs, including former international rugby players, in this competitive but fun 16 team event.

With free admission for everyone, spectators can rub shoulders with European and Asian royalty, international sporting stars and local celebrities.

The weeklong event has something for everyone including a spectacular opening parade with big brass bands, traditional dancers, Thailand?s last elephant spirit men (Kru Ba Yai), elephants and a wide range of food and beverage outlets to tantalize your palate.