2 Days River Kwai Resotel

Thailand - Kanchanaburi -

Only a mere two-hour drive from Bangkok, this two-day tour through Kanchanaburi province gives you the chance to enjoy its rugged scenery while gaining insight into the area's tragic WWII history. This tour includes a visit to the War Museum, the Allied War Cemetery and the famous Bridge over the River Kwai. On day two, visit the Hell Fire Pass Memorial and enjoy a ride on the Death Railway.

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Asian Trails Ltd

Kanchanaburi

Asian Trails Thailand offers special tours for Kanchanaburi and excellent rates for the 2 Days River Kwai Resotel starting from 2012-05-01 to 2013-10-31 including all taxes and service charges.

Tours are operated with English speaking guidance only; other languages are on request and are subject to supplementary charges.

Package Info

Start From : 2012-05-01

Start From : 2013-10-31

Tour Package Itinerary

DAY 1 BANGKOK-KANCHANABURI-RIVER KWAI RESOTEL

  • 06:00-06:30 - Pick up from major hotel in Bangkok downtown area. Depart to Kanchanaburi province (128 km. to the west of Bangkok)

  • 09:00 Arrive Kanchanaburi province

    - Visit Thailand - Burma Railway Centre an interactive museum, information and research facility dedicated to presenting the history of the Thailand - Burma Railway. The fully air - conditioned center offers the visitor an educational and moving experience

    - Visit Allied War Cemetery which is memorial to some 6000 allied prisoners of war (POWs) who perished along the death railway line and were moved post-war to this eternal resting place.

    - Visit the world famous Bridge over the River Kwai, a part of Death Railway constructed by Allied POWs.
     

  • 12:00 - Take a long - tailed boat on River Kwai to River Kwai Resotel. Check - in and have Lunch upon arrival.

  • 14:45 - Take an exciting boat ride upstream to visit nearby ethnic Mon Tribal Village.

    Recommended Option:

    Take one-hour elephant riding to visit Mon Village. Extra: Baht 1,800.- per elephant (two person per elephant). Then return to the hotel.
     
  • 19:00 - Dinner, followed by a 45- minute presentation of Mon Dance and overnight RIVER KWAI RESOTEL

DAY 2 RIVER KWAI RESOTEL-BANGKOK

  • 07:00 - American Breakfast.

  • 08:30 - Take an exciting boat ride downstream to Resotel Pier and continue to visit to the Hell Fire Pass Memorial.

  • 11:00 - Check-out

  • 11:40 - Lunch at local restaurant.

  • 13:00 - Take a historic ride on Death Railway Train, passing over original wooden viaduct constructed by Allied POWs

  • 14:30 - Journey back to Bangkok.

  • 18:00 - Arrive Bangkok and transfer to hotels.

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TOUR CONDITION:

  • Guaranteed daily departures on joint tour with English-speaking guide at a minimum of 2 persons

  • Guaranteed daily departures on private tour with multilingual guide.

CONTACT ADDRESS:

  • River Kwai Resotel, 55 Moo 5, Wang Kachae, Sai Yok, Kanchanaburi 71150. Tel.: & Fax: (01) 2156402

REMARKS:

  • Minor program changes are sometimes necessary, depending on road and weather conditions and room availability.

  • Should VAT (currently 7%) or any other government taxes or fuel cost be introduced or raised within the contract period, we reserve the right to adjust our rates accordingly to reflect the change.

INCLUDED IN THE TOUR PRICES ARE:

  • Accommodation in airconditioned room with shower and meals as mentioned in the programme

  • Accommodation in airconditioned room with shower and meals as mentioned in the programme

  • Service charges, room tax, VAT and baggage handling

NOT INCLUDED IN THE TOUR PRICES ARE:

  • Optional tours.

  • Expenditure of a personal nature, such as drinks, souvenirs and laundry etc.

  • Other tours & meals than mentioned in the program.

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