Take a train ride on the Death Railway in Kanchanaburi
A day tour to Kanchanaburi is a journey into the past of Thailand dating back to World War II and taking a train ride on the infamous Death Railway will be absolutely an unforgettable experience in this sleepy town. This old train operates daily and calls at River Kwai Bridge station, located just before the infamous Bridge on the River Kwai along with local cafes, souvenir stalls and restaurants. You will enjoy beautiful views of rice fields, forests, the river, and mountainside while passing through Thamkrasae Bridge station and the impressive Wampo Viaduct. The railway ends at Nam Tok and from here, explore Konyu Cutting, better known as Hellfire Pass, with a well laid out memorial museum and a pleasant walk through the peaceful walking trail.
Tours with this experience
Touring around all the best golden temples and palaces of Bangkok
Exploring the vibrant atmosphere of Thai markets at Damnoen Saduak and Maeklong Railway Market
Back in time at Kanchanaburi with the legendary River Bridge Kwai and a train ride on the Death Railway
Soaking in the turquoise natural pools of Erawan Waterfalls
Taking a night train from Bangkok to Chiang Mai
Spending time at the impressive Doi Suthep Temple and Sankampeang’s local workshops
Visits to the unique White Temple and hill tribe villages
A stopover at the notorious Golden Triangle and boat trip along the Mekong
Enjoying many water-based activities on Phi Phi islands and Khai Nok island
Relaxing on charming white-sand beaches of Phuket
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