Top hotels in Kanchanaburi
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Top activities in Kanchanaburi
Bridge on the River Kwai with Speedboat, Train Ride & Lunch
2-Day Adventure with River Kwai Resotel
2-Day Adventure with River Kwai Jungle Rafts
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Places to Visit in Kanchanaburi
Getting fired up about your trip to Kanchanaburi? Keen for some advice about what to do and see when you arrive? That's what we're here for! Of course, if you're journeying to Kanchanaburi, you probably know of Bridge Over the River Kwai. This world-renowned attraction simply can't be missed! The modern military has had deep impact on the world as we know it. Visit Jeath War Museum to immerse yourself in the great battles of yesteryear. Visitors in this destination have a great range of options. You don't need to be a tombstone tourist to enjoy a stroll around Kanchanaburi War Cemetery. Why not try and find a guided tour and learn some of the history behind this captivating graveyard? Still got time to spare? From the chugging, whistling steam locomotives of the olden days to the sleek, futuristic trains of today, rail transport has captivated imaginations for generations. Find out more about the transformation of these marvellous machines at Thailand-Burma Railway Centre.
You don't have to sleep in fancy hotels or fly business class to have an amazing holiday. Just take advantage of all the cool things you can do while you're there! Your trip to Kanchanaburi is about to get a whole lot more exciting. There are loads of activities available, including:
- Floating Market & River Kwai with Speedboat and Lunch
- Kanchanaburi and River Kwai from Bangkok
- Bangkok, Pattaya and Phuket Trip
- Kanchanaburi River Kwai & Death Railway Small Group Tour
- Transport (Bangkok Hotel to Kanchanaburi Hotel)
- Hua Hin Floating Market and River Kwai Tour
If you want to take a look at a comprehensive list of activities, go to our Kanchanaburi things to do page.
With around 34 accommodation in Kanchanaburi, searching for a place to sleep won't be difficult. But why waste time? Book early via Expedia and kick off your next luxury getaway or cheap holiday. If you're the sort of person that can't get to sleep unless they're between high thread count sheets, why not cuddle up in luxury at the X2 River Kwai Resort (138 Moo. 4) or the Dheva Mantra Resort (9/99 Moo 3 Thamakham)? The Noble Night Guesthouse Kanchanaburi (8/1 Soi Bangladesh River Kwai Road) and the Tara Bed and Breakfast Kanchanaburi (99-101 Maenumkwai Road Tamakam) have high guest reviews if you're after somewhere less expensive. Bridge Over the River Kwai is a number one priority for those visiting Kanchanaburi. If you want to stay within walking distance of this iconic attraction, the U Inchantree Kanchanaburi and the Felix River Kwai Resort are both good options.
Nearest Airports to Kanchanaburi
The airport is seldom the most memorable part of your holiday, but there's nothing like the excitement of knowing that your well-deserved trip to Kanchanaburi is not long away! Once the wheels hit the ground at Don Mueang International Airport (DMK), you'll be 70 miles from the centre of town.