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Kanchanaburi Highlights Private Day Tour

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  • Discover Kanchanaburi's iconic landmarks that are essential to Thailand's history and culture
  • Visit bridge on the River Kwai and Death Railway, built during the war that connected to Myanmar
  • Drop by the War Cemetery that served as the resting place for over 6,000 Allied soldiers
  • Recapture the Japanese occupation through photos and physical memorabilia at the JEATH War Museum
  • Be joined by a friendly guide to tell you the tragedies and triumphs Thailand went through in the 1940s
  • Enjoy a convenient pick up and drop off service to your hotel accommodation in town

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Kanchanaburi Highlights Private Day Tour (4+ persons)

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US$ 40.49 US$ 50.95

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Add some history and culture to your Thailand trip with a visit to the old town of Kanchanaburi. During WWII, Kanchanaburi was under the control of the Japanese, resulting to a few infamous establishments such as the Bridge on the River Kwai and the Death Railway, that were both immortalized in the Academy Award winning epic war film of the same name in 1957. The tour begins early with a pick up at your hotel and immediately move onto Kanchanaburi's War Cemetery and JEATH War Museum. You will hear the turn of events and pay respects to the 6,000 brave Allies from Australia, England, and the Netherlands, considered to be the largest of the 2 war burials in town. See the historic landmarks along with the full story as you recapture the tragedy along the River Kwai bridge and Death Railway. Enjoy a scrumptious traditional Thai lunch while you interact with some of the town locals before you leave the vicinity. Complete with an English speaking guide and round trip transfer service to your hotel, Kanchanaburi's unique story is worth telling and visiting for those who are more interested in Thailand's historical significance.

river kwai bridge kanchanaburi highlights private day tour
Revisit your history lessons with a trip to Kanchanaburi's iconic landmarks
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Observe the infamous Death Railway aboard an afternoon boat ride on River Kwai
war cemetery kanchanaburi highlights private day tour
Pay respect to the remains of over 6,000 Allies and victims of imprisonment during Death Railway's construction
jeath war museum kanchanaburi highlights private day tour
Recapture and piece together bits of Kanchanaburi's history in the JEATH War Museum
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Enjoy a delicious Thai lunch at one of the floating restaurants on the riverside by the end of the tour

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