River Kwai One Day Tour with Jeath War Museum from Bangkok
Khwaeng Suriya Wong
Explore the historic River Kwai, visit the JEATH War Museum, and ride the scenic Death Railway. Book now for an unforgettable World War II journey.
Duration: 13 hours
Cancellation: 1 day learn more
Highlights
  • Kanchanaburi War Cemetery - Pick-up from multiple hotels across Bangkok.

Depart Bangkok for Kanchanaburi via minibus. Upon arrival in Kanchanaburi, explore the War Cemetery commemorating allied prisoners of World War II.

  • JEATH War Museum - The JEATH Museum, standing as a poignant tribute to the events of World War II, offers visitors a compelling glimpse into the wartime history of Kanchanaburi. Through a collection of exhibits, artifacts, and immersive displays, the museum vividly recounts the hardships endured by prisoners of war during the construction of the Thai-Burma Railway. Visitors can explore detailed dioramas, personal belongings, and photographs, providing a solemn reminder of the sacrifices made and the resilience shown in the face of adversity. The museum serves as a somber yet essential educational experience, honoring the memory of those who lived through this tumultuous period of history.
  • Bridge Over the River Kwai - Walking along the Bridge over the River Kwai offers a profound experience steeped in history and natural beauty.
  • Burma-Thai Railway - Embark on a train journey along the Death Railway, where you’ll enjoy picturesque views of the countryside and thrilling passages across wooden viaducts constructed by prisoners of war. These viaducts, perched on sheer cliff sides, offer breathtaking panoramas overlooking the River Kwai.
  • Tham Kra Sae Bridge - Upon arrival at Wang-Po railway station, lunch will be provided for all guests.
    After lunch, we will depart from the restaurant and begin our journey back to Bangkok.
    Upon arrival in Bangkok, guests will be transferred to their respective hotels.
What's Included
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Lunch
  • Round Trip Transfer
  • English Speaking guide
What's Not Included
  • Gratuities
Additional Information

The tour includes a visit to the well-known bridge on the River Kwai, which was built by Allied prisoners of war (POWs) during World War II. We’ll also visit a war cemetery where around 9,000 Allied soldiers who lost their lives while constructing the bridge and the infamous “Death Railway” are buried.

At the JEATH Museum, guests will see a replica of a Japanese POW camp, followed by a scenic train ride along a beautiful section of the “Death Railway.” A buffet lunch will be provided upon reaching Wang Po station, near the Burmese border. Don’t miss out on this unforgettable journey through history! Book your spot now and immerse yourself in the poignant stories of bravery and sacrifice from World War II.

  • We are SHA Plus certified. ​ A certificate awarded to an organisation proving that they have approved Covid-19 health and preventative protocols in place and that 70% or more of all employees have been fully vaccinated.
Location
Hilton Garden Inn Bangkok Silom
Silom Road
Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

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