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Kanchanaburi Death Railway & River Kwai Bridge Day Tour by SBK Travel With Lunch

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Stop At: Tham Kra Sae Bridge, 71150 Thailand

After pick up, we will head to Tham Kra Sae Bridge, where we will have lunch at a local restaurant, and later board a train to experience the Death Railway first-hand.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Tham Kra Sae Bridge, 71150 Thailand

Learn about the history of the Thailand-Burma Railway, otherwise known as the Death Railway. Built by the POWs of the Japanese, they were forced to build it with minimal resources or aid, and is considered a feat of engineering as some sections built are still used to this day.

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Stop At: Prasat Muang Singh Historical Park, Kanchanaburi 71150 Thailand

Check out the remnants of an ancient Khmer fortified town at Prasat Muang Singh Historical Park. Dating back to the period between 857 and 1157, most of the structures are in ruins, but portions of walls and temples still exist to this day.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Pakprak Road Pakprak Subdistrict, Kanchanaburi 71000 Thailand

From there, we will visit Pakprak Road, which looks like a normal Thai road, but hides it's World War II history at a glance. You can read about them at the road, where local historical experts have posted signs in English and Thai explaining the artistic styles, who was behind the construction and what the buildings were originally used for. Most notably, you’ll learn how some buildings and their owners played a role in the Second World War.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Bridge Over the River Kwai, Tha Makham, Kanchanaburi 71000 Thailand

After exploring the Pakprak road, we will head over to River Kwai bridge by boat. Have a relaxing boat ride while learning more about the river, and the bridge made famous by the novel and following film-adeption "Bridge Over the River Kwai."

Upon reaching, spend time time to walk on the bridge and take pictures before heading back to the hotel.

Duration: 10 minutes
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Important Information
Departure Point
Siam, Rama I Rd, Khwaeng Pathum Wan, Khet Pathum Wan, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon 10330, Thailand
Departure Time
8:30 AM
9h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • English/Chinese speaking tour guide
  • Round Trip Transfer
  • Boat transportation fee
  • Entrance fees to attractions
  • Lunch
  • Life jacket
  • Insurance provided by operator
  • Entry/Admission - Tham Kra Sae Bridge
  • Tips and gratuities (optional)
  • Other personal expenses
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 1 day of travel. In this case confirmation will be received as soon as possible, subject to availability
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • There is no space for luggage storage in the minivan, please do not bring your luggage with you on the tour
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.


Key Details
  • Duration: 9h 30m
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Languages Offered: English, Chinese
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