Visiting Kanchanaburi

Home to the Bridge Over the River Kwai and Taweechai Elephant Village, Kanchanaburi is about 2.5 hours from Bangkok by private car. All trips are customized to your liking, but a day trip from Bangkok could look something like this:

Suggested Itinerary: Kanchanaburi
(timings are approximate)

  • 8:00am: Meet at your hotel in Bangkok

  • 8:00am-10:30am: Private car to Kanchanaburi

  • 10:30am-12:30pm: Visit War Cemetery and Bridge Over the River Kwai

  • 12:30pm-1:30pm: Enjoy a tasty local lunch

  • 1:30pm-3:30pm: Check out Tham Krasae Bridge and Taweechai Elephant Village

  • 3:30pm-6:00pm: Drive back to Bangkok

Kanchanaburi Highlights

  • Kanchanaburi War Cemetery

  • Bridge Over the River Kwai / "Death Railway”

  • Tham Krasae Bridge

  • Taweechai Elephant Village

  • Wat Tham Sua

  • Prasat Muang Singh

  • Hellfire Pass

  • Erawan National Park

 
Erawan National Park, Kanchanaburi, Thailand

Erawan National Park, Kanchanaburi, Thailand

Prasat Muang Singh, Kanchanaburi, Thailand

Prasat Muang Singh, Kanchanaburi, Thailand

Bridge Over the River Kwai, Kanchanaburi,Thailand

Bridge Over the River Kwai, Kanchanaburi,Thailand

War Cemetery, Kanchanaburi, Thailand

War Cemetery, Kanchanaburi, Thailand

Tham Krasae Bridge, Kanchanaburi, Thailand

Tham Krasae Bridge, Kanchanaburi, Thailand

Wat Tham Sua, Kanchanaburi, Thailand

Wat Tham Sua, Kanchanaburi, Thailand

Elephant Village, Kanchanaburi, Thailand

Elephant Village, Kanchanaburi, Thailand