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Private Full Day River Kwai & Tiger Temple Tour with Transfers

Bangkok
9 hours 30 mins
Walking Tours
Sightseeing Tours
Temples
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Overview

Walk over the bridge over the river Kwai that holds an iconic history. The war cemetery and museum of artefacts is thought-provoking and inspiring. A train journey over the Death railway track will amaze and move you. A serene visit to the beautiful forest temple where Monks and wild animals live side by side, which is an extraordinary sight.

Why to buy

  • Visit the historic River Kwai bridge with museum & cemetery
  • Enjoy an appetizing lunch at the disembarkation station
  • Traverse the Wat Pha Luangta Bua forest temple

Itinerary

Be prepared for a day of soul-searching and beauty on this full day tour. Your private transfer shall pick you up from the hotel lobby with your first stop being the River Kwai bridge, built during the Second World War by war prisoners. Located 130 minutes away from Bangkok, it is in the town of Kanchanaburi. Visit the war cemetery that contains the graves of the allied soldiers themselves. The museum has brought the past back to you with the artifacts and pictures of days long gone. Finally, you shall go on a train journey over the death railway track, which is a journey both within and without. Lunch shall be served at the disembarkation station, after which you shall head over to the Wat Pha Luangta Bua, popularly known as the tiger temple. You will see Buddhist monks who reside amidst nature walking with tigers on leashes, a sight not to be found anywhere else in the world maybe. Absorb the tranquil environment and stay close to the guide as the jungle is home to numerous animals. The private transfers shall drop you back by approximately 5:30 PM, after an adventurous day.

Inclusions
Private Return Transfer
Lunch
Going to the River Kwai bridge
Visiting the JEATH Museum
Explore the Wat Pha Luangta Bua
Exclusions
Personal Expenses
Food & Beverages apart from that mentioned above

Schedule

Duration
9 hours 30 mins
Timings
Monday 8:00 AM Tuesday 8:00 AM Wednesday 8:00 AM Thursday 8:00 AM Friday 8:00 AM Saturday 8:00 AM Sunday 8:00 AM 
Language used
English, Thai 
Type of Guide/Tour
Tour Escort
Child allowed age
0 - 12 years
Pickup point
Your hotel lobby
End point
Your hotel lobby

Good to know

  • Wear comfortable clothing and shoes as the forest terrain may be uneven to walk on.

Additional Information

  • Kindly keep in mind that like any natural reserve, the excursion to the forest temple carries a small amount of risk. Hence, always adhere to the rules and instructions given by the guide and monks.

Cancellation policy

  • Please refer to your booking for the cancellation policy.

Address

Ban Tai, Mueang Kanchanaburi District, Kanchanaburi 71000, Thailand
bangkok
thailand
river kwai bridge
tiger temple

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