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 Kanchanaburi River Kwai & Death Railway Tour — Full Day gallery

Kanchanaburi River Kwai & Death Railway Tour — Full Day

Includes: Transportation and guide

Free Cancellation - 24 hours notice

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Trip Duration: 10hs

Available Languages: English

Pickup / drop off to your hotel

Highlights

  • Explore Kanchanaburi, a mountainous city along the River Kwai 130km from Bangkok

  • Benefit from a “TripGuru Shared Experiences” trip - Bespoke - Solo Travel Friendly - Small Groups

  • Visit the JEATH War Museum, and travel on “the Death Railway’’, named after the prisoners of war who died building it

  • Explore Kanchanaburi, a mountainous city along the River Kwai 130km from Bangkok

  • Tuck into a delicious buffet lunch of Thai favorites

  • Visit the JEATH War Museum, and travel on “the Death Railway’’, named after the prisoners of war who died building it

  • Soak in the beautiful scenery and stop for plenty of photo opportunities

  • Tuck into a delicious buffet lunch of Thai favorites

  • Soak in the beautiful scenery and stop for plenty of photo opportunities

What you can expect

What is a TripGuru Shared Experience?

  • Unique itineraries crafted alongside famous travel bloggers and local guides
  • Small groups only – no buses or crowds, 9 travellers maximum
  • Flat rates per person – solo trvellers don’t pay more

These experiences are better together.

Come with us on this day trip from Bangkok, exploring the region that inspired the 1957 “Bridge on the River Kwai” film. Feel the cool breeze on your skin and admire the rolling mountains of what some consider Thailand’s most beautiful province. Kanchanaburi is a peaceful area with a storied history, which we will discover today...

tour description

Itinerary

7.30am - 8.30am

Pick up from your accommodation within free pick up area

8.30am

Departure from meeting point (Customers that are not in free pick up area)

10.30am

Arrive at Kanchanaburi, Visit the War Cemetery where over 6,000 graves lie

12.00pm

JEATH Museum (aka Japan, England, America/Australia, Thailand and Holland)

1.00pm

Lunch at a local restaurant

2.30pm

Walk along the famous bridge of the River Kwai. Visit by boat (optional)

3.30pm

Take a historic trip on the Death Railway Train passing over the original wooden viaduct constructed by Allied POWs

5.30pm

Return to Meeting Point/Accommodation

Free pick up Area

From Khao San Road, Pratunam, Silom, Sathorn, Siam, Sukhumvit (from Soi 1 to 39 and from Soi 2 to 24)

Meeting Point

National Stadium Station Exit 2 (Rama I Rd, Khwaeng Wang Mai, Khet Pathum Wan, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon 10330, Thailand). Our tour guide will be holding a TripGuru sign to greet you.

Customer Reviews

Average Rating

5.00 (9)

Fabien Duran user & reviewer

Fabien Duran

June, 2019

Excellent tour, our Tour guide Bonnie was very professional. She explained to us a lot of insights and stories about Kanchanaburi and also make us feel very comfortable all the time stopping every tim...+ more

Yunius Cesar user & reviewer

Yunius Cesar

April, 2019

The program and the trip were very well organized with English speaking guide. Easy booking and pick up and drop off services included. Well done!

Rose Leroux user & reviewer

Rose Leroux

April, 2019

Great opportunity to learn about the history. The guide was very knowledgeable and did a great explaining the background story to us. Love the train ride!

What you should bring

  • Sunglasses / hat

  • Suncream

  • Comfortable shoes

  • Cash

What’s included in the price

  • English speaking guide

  • Air-conditioned vehicle

  • Drinking Water

  • Hotel Pick up and Drop off

What’s excluded from the price

  • Entrance fees (War Museum THB 50)

  • Train Ride (THB 100)

  • Entrance fees (War Museum THB 50)

  • Lunch

  • Train Ride (THB 100)

  • Boat ride (optional)

  • Lunch

  • Boat ride (optional)

Our cancellation policy

  • If you cancel at least 24 hrs before the activity date, TripGuru will provide a full refund of the price paid at booking.

  • If you cancel less than 24 hrs before the activity date, or if you don’t show up on the Date, no refund

When you will get your confirmation

  • You will receive a confirmation email instantly after booking

  • In the event that you do not receive an email from us, please check your Spam folder or notify us via email

Available every day

Fri, June 21

$32 per person

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Sat, June 22

$32 per person

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Sun, June 23

$32 per person

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