What To Expect
The day starts with a pick-up from your Bangkok hotel in the downtown area. From Bangkok we'll head to Kanchanaburi, where you'll have a short visit at the War Museum (Thai-Burma Railway Center), an interactive, information and research facility dedicated to presenting the history of the Thailand-Burma Railway.
Next you'll visit the War Cemetery of Allied Prisoners of World War II, the resting-place of more than 6,000 allied prisoners of war. You'll also visit the world famous "Bridge over the River Kwai" a part of the Death Railway constructed by Allied POWs. We continue our trip by taking an exciting long tailed boat ride, passing beautiful, unspoiled scenery of jungle and mountain ranges along the Kwai Noi River.
Upon arrival at your resort where lunch will be served after checking-in. After lunch, you'll take another exciting boat ride downstream to the Resotel Pier adn will continue the tour by visiting Hell Fire Pass Memorial.
In the evening, a 45-minute traditional Mon Dance will be performed by the villagers for you. After dinner, you'll stay overnight at the resort.
After having your breakfast at the hotel, you'll visit the nearby ethnic Mon Tribal Village. You may also ride elephants throught the bamboo forest (optional activity).
Lunch will be served at the resort. The afternoon is at your leisure. Dinner and the the night's accommodation will also be at the resort.
Breakfast will be at the hotel. In the morning, you can head out for a brisk walk in the jungle area or avail of some of the excellent optional tours offered by the resort. After check-out we will depart for lunch at a local restaurant.
Next, you'll board the train (at around 13:00) on the original Death Railway Train, passing over dangerous looking wooden viaducts. Upon arrival at our disembarkation station, you will be transfered back to Bangkok arriving late afternoon (approximately 18:00).
Pick-up from Bangkok city center hotels
All entrance fees as appropriated
Accommodation in air-conditioned room with bath/shower (in sharing twin)
Tips and gratuities
Optional activity costs
Airline tickets and airport taxes
Departure times are estimates only and may be an hour earlier or later. Our local tour operator will contact you regarding actual pick-up time depending on your hotel.
There may be a compulsory Christmas/New Year/Peak Season supplement to be added to tour price on affected days. Please inquire.
There will be no refund for unused services.
Local conditions prevalent at the time of travel may result in modifications to tour contents/itinerary.
Rates for triple rooms are the same as the rates for the twin/double rooms.
Early hotel check-in (before noon), late hotel check out (after lunch), connecting rooms, and adjoining rooms are not guaranteed.
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