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Adventure and History along the River Kwai

West of Bangkok and abutting the mountains which divide Thailand from Myanmar lies Kanchanaburi. The mountainous province, with its lush jungles and beautiful rivers, combines historical interest with some of the most picturesque scenery in the whole Country.

One of the best ways to see the countryside around town is to take the two-hour journey by train from Kanchanaburi

Besides traveling in the past and witness the remains of last world war, Kanchanaburi and the River Kwai has much more to offer. The bridge over the River Kwai has very important historical value, and the Kwai River itself has some unique floating accommodation. Explore huge bamboo forests, limestone cliffs edging the turns and twists of the famous river Kwai, ethnic minorities, beautiful national parks sheltering superb waterfalls. Appreciate the incomparable happiness of living in harmony with a wild and marvelous nature.   

Kanchanaburi is a the place to be for nature lovers, history enthusiasts, or the adventurous type. Cruise or raft down the stream watching enchanting scenery. Learn more about the Historical Highlights around Kanchanaburi

 

Cruise along the famous River Kwai

Trip Code: TH-KAN-2029
Destination: Kanchanaburi
Duration:7 days / 6 nights
Frequency:Monday
Departure time:Bangkok around 06.00 am
Suitable for:Family, Seniors
Trip Theme:Adventure, Cruises, Culture, History

Enjoy the exciting cruise on board of a traditional River Cruiser and travel in time along the famous River Kwai

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River Kwai Floating Adventure

Trip Code: TH-KAN-2022
Destination: Kanchanaburi
Duration:3 days / 2 nights
Frequency:Daily
Departure time:Bangkok around 06.00 am
Suitable for:Family
Trip Theme:Adventure, History

Enjoy a little piece of paradise in the heart of the jungle, and visit this floated moored raft along the historical river. It is a unique opportunity to step out of your everyday world into the harmony of nature. Getting to this magical place is half the fun. An exhilarating forty-minute boat trip from Pakseng through spectacular gorges, beckoning beaches and clusters of brilliantly colored birds, delight the senses as one ventures deeper into the wild heart of the jungle.

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River Kwai Luxury Camp Explorer

Trip Code: TH-KAN-2014
Destination: Kanchanaburi
Duration:3 days / 2 nights
Frequency:Daily
Departure time:Bangkok around 06.00 am
Suitable for:Family, Seniors
Trip Theme:Adventure, History, Free & easy

The region of Kanchanaburi has a long past, with its recorded history and evidence. The area was occupied by the ancient Khmer prior to the rise of the Thai and been mainly known for its history during the construction of the Burma-Siam railway during World War II. Besides the history take the chance to explore the nature around the famous River Kwai.

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River Kwai Luxury Raft Explorer

Trip Code: TH-KAN-2008
Destination: Kanchanaburi
Duration:3 days / 2 nights
Frequency:Daily
Departure time:Bangkok around 06.00 am
Suitable for:Family, Seniors
Trip Theme:Adventure, History, Free & easy

Unique and unforgettable experience associate in luxury Thai style floating raft on the banks of famous River Kwai. This excursion is a subtle blend of adventure, history and nature combined in a luxury stay. Go on the tracks of WWII prisoners (Pacific war) and discover among others, the famous ‘Bridge over River Kwai’ and the impressive ‘Hell Fire Pass’ (Mountain cut by prisoners to lay down the railway tracks up to Myanmar).

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River Kwai Jungle Adventure

Trip Code: TH-KAN-2003
Destination: Kanchanaburi
Duration:3 days / 2 nights
Frequency:Daily
Departure time:Bangkok around 06.00 am
Suitable for:Family, Children
Trip Theme:Adventure, History

The magnificent landscape and charming beauty of Kanchanaburi have resulted in major tourist attractions including several well-known waterfalls, caves which were once inhabited by Neolithic man, pristine national parks, tranquil rivers, virgin forests, and reservoir.

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River Kwai Luxury Camp Adventure

Trip Code: TH-KAN-2012
Destination: Kanchanaburi
Duration:2 days / 1 night
Frequency:Daily
Departure time:Bangkok around 06.00 am
Suitable for:Family
Trip Theme:Adventure, History

The grounds around Kanchanaburi and the legendary River Kwai are full of its history during the construction of the Burma-Siam railway during WWII. Experience the history of the River Kwai Railway and spend one night in a luxury tented Camp directly on the river.

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