Your adventure begins as we depart the Thai capital of Bangkok bright and early on our way to Kanchanaburi Province to take in the scenery and delve the area s rich history. Our first stop is at the world famous bridge over the River Kwai, this is the setting for the novel and film of the 50s, before continuing on to the Allied War Cemetery and Burma Railway Centre Museum. Afterwards we set sail on a long-tailed boat to our accommodation for tonight, the River Kwai Jungle Rafts. Check-in and enjoy a delicious lunch before taking a trip out to the Hellfire Pass Memorial which immortalises those who lost their lives during the brutality of the railway s construction. Tonight we enjoy a scrumptious dinner before resting up in our traditional rafts for the night.
This morning we head off to visit a traditional Mon village to better grasp this ancient culture and explore the surrounding jungles on a scenic morning trek. The rest of the morning is yours to enjoy taking in the scenery, relaxing at the rafts, or having a refreshing swim. After enjoying an included lunch we board a train and take a historical ride on the Death Railway Train and over the wooden viaduct constructed by the allied POWs as we pay homage to the 13,000 prisoners who lost their lives during the railway s construction. This afternoon we begin our journey back to Bangkok and the tour ends upon arrival. We hope to see you again!
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Trip Name: River Kwai Mini Adventure
Duration: 2 Days
From Price: £219
Supplier Tour ID: DA8/207903
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