Travel to Kanchanaburi, west of Bangkok, to see River Kwai and its famous bridge. Relive history wit...
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Book our rail tour departing from Bangkok and discover the rich history and rustic landscape of the countryside in Thailand.
Take a scenic trip past plantations and rice fields to the Kanchanaburi province and get to know the history surrounding the famous Bridge over River Kwai on a full day tour from Bangkok. Learn about the Death Railway or Burma-Siam Railway at the research facility and interactive museum of Thailand-Burma Railway Center, then head for the Allied War Cemetery where the Prisoners of War and victims of Death Railway are buried. Here you will also see a reconstruction of the Prisoners of War camp.
After being acquainted at the story behind the Death Railway, ride a traditional wooden longtail boat along Mae Klong River going to the bridge over the River Kwai, then ride the Death Railway Train following the original "death railway" route. Along the way, enjoy views of the jungle while your guide shares insight about the tragic WWII history in the area.