Kanchanaburi and the Bridge over the River Kwai Day Tour

Kanchanaburi and the Bridge over the River Kwai Day Tour

Showing the atrocities of war are best displayed when visiting the sites and seeing it with your own eyes. Kanchanaburi is one of the places where many remnants remain visible up until today. A full day of what made the River Kwai so famous worldwide.

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Pass By: Kanchanaburi, Kanchanaburi, Kanchanaburi Province

Your day tour starts with early morning pickup by comfortable minivan at your resort in Hua Hin or Cha-Am, two coastal districts along the Gulf of Thailand. With your guide, head north toward Kanchanaburi; the drive is the perfect time to get acquainted with the historical facts and statistics about the main attractions Kanchanaburi has to offer and that are included during your tour. Visitors to Kanchanaburi are often moved as they reflect on how these memorials have come to signify the harsh realities of war.

Stop At: The Bridge on the River Kwai, 1872-60, Haeyanggwangwang-ro, Gusan-myeon, Masanhappo-gu, Changwon, Gyeongsangnam-do 51783 South Korea

See sights that reflect the hardship of thousands of soldiers as you pass by local villages with mountains scattered in the background. When you arrive in the morning, head straight to what best depicts the region — the bridge over the River Kwai, still used today, was the target of Allied bombing raids at the end of WWII and was rebuilt after the war ended in 1945. Internationally famous thanks to books and movies such as The Bridge on the River Kwai, the black iron bridge was brought from Indonesia by the Japanese military and assembled under harsh Japanese supervision by forced laborers and Allied prisoners of war. You will have ample time to look at the bridge and take photos here.

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Informacion Adicional
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
"A minimum of 02 people per booking is required"
"This tour is operated on private basis only with English speaking assistance."
"This excursion does not include a train ride over the Death Railway - due to the time schedule of the train, we regret not being able to fit in a train ride into this full day program."
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Most travelers can participate"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 999 travelers"
"Face masks required for travelers in public areas"
"Face masks required for guides in public areas"
"Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff"
"Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized"
"Guides required to regularly wash hands"
"Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival"

Start Time: 07:00 AM
Duration: 11 Hours
Start location: Traveler pickup is offered

Cancellations and refunds: For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.


  • Tours and transfer from and to your Hua Hin / Cha-am Hotel with driver from the specific beaches of Hua Hin / Cha-am (See exception list for the applicable beaches) with English speaking guide
  • Lunch included at a local restaurant (food only)
  • All taxes and service fees included
  • Entry/Admission - The Bridge on the River Kwai

Not Included

  • Other entrance fees and expenses, such as other meals, not mentioned in the program, drinks, tips and shopping, unless otherwise stated
  • Supplements for transfers from and to Hua Hin / Cha-am hotels / resorts located outside the beach regions on the island (resorts located at Khao Takbiab, Petchaburi and Pranburi). Also transfer services from/to the airport are excluded and supplements may apply
  • Hotel accommodation in Hua Hin / Cha-am
  • Tips and gratuities


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