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Bridge on the River Kwai and Thailand-Burma Railway Tour
"Fascinating nostalgic and memorable sums up this full day tour to Kanchanaburi 80 miles (130 kilometers) west of Bangkok. The province itself is an agricultural area with sugar cane rice paddies and pineapple plantations all forming significant portions of the stunning Thai rural landscape. Whether a war buff or rail enthusiast everyone has a different reason to see this symbolic bridge. The famous bridge and the beginning of the 'Death Railway' which lies 1 mile outside the town of Kanchanaburi is a poignant reminder of the thousands of POW's and forced laborers who lost their lives in the Second World War. The building of the bridge in 1943 was one part of a huge Japanese wartime project to link existing Thai and Burmese railway lines to creat
From THB1,900.00
 
Private Tour: Thai Burma Death Railway Bridge on the River Kwai Tour from Bangkok
"Moving and memorable sums up your private Bridge on the River Kwai tour from Bangkok to Kanchanaburi 80 miles (130 km) west of the city. The Thai province is an agricultural area with sugar-cane fields rice paddies and pineapple plantations all forming significant portions of the rural landscape. The famous bridge which marks the beginning of the Death Railway is a poignant reminder of the thousands of POWs and forced laborers who lost their lives while building the railway during World War Two. The construction of the bridge in 1943 was one part of a huge Japanese wartime project to link existing Thai and Bur Burma (aka Myanmar)
From THB3,150.00
 
Full-Day River Kwai Tour from Bangkok
"Learn about the history of the Burma Railway also known as the “Death Railway” on this 10-hour historical tour to Kanchanaburi approximately 80 miles (130 kilometers) west of Bangkok. Upon arrival you will tour the well-kept Wat Cemetery where there are an estimated 9000 Allied soldiers graves. The soldiers perished whilst constructing the notorious ""Death Railway” which the Japanese had hoped would stretch all the way to the Burmese border. Uncover the terrible history of the railway at the JEATH Museum
From THB4,175.00

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Apple's restaurant

Apples guesthouse is also known for it's food, so we gave it try. The restaurant is relaxed and informal. Open to the elements. Prices are slightly higher than the other budget places. Food is...
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Jolly Frog Guesthouse/Restaurant

We ate here a couple time. It's very popular. There are alot of backpackers that stay here. The food is average and the service is below average. There aren't many restaurants along this guesthouse...
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Tasty's thai restaurant & thai cooking school

This is the only thai cooking school in the area and caters for tourists who are after something that they can take home that will really impress their friends and family. Only genuine thai cuisine...
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River Kwai Village Hotel Restaurant

We had dinner at the River Kwai Village Hotel Restaurant a few times... The food was always good, although I don't think it's very authentic. ;) We had a choice of Thai food or European food...we...
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Chukadon Restaurant

This restaurant is located just at the edge of the city next to the river. There is also a floating platform over the river as well. The food presentation is normal but the portion is slightly small...
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Sign says - Floating Restaurant (but they all are)

If you are standing at the entrance to the bridge you will recognise the restaurant from this pic. It is the first restaurant to the right of the bridge. If possible go at dusk. The ambiance is...
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Apple Guest House

It's just a simple guest house, but the restaurant is devine. When the Lonely Planet guide raves about this place, believe them! The food is done to a level way beyond the price, the service is as...
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Floating Restaurant

Located near the River Kwai Bridge ,just North side of the bridge. This restaurant offered a Thai food with good location of River Kwai and bridge. They also offered a floating restaurant run along...
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Get ***faced on a Shoestring

This is a cool English pub along the main road that takes you to the Death Railway Memorial area. The food was pretty good, relaxed atmosphere. Hop in for a beer with the British guys that run it......
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River Kwai Floating Restaurant

Very pretty floating restaurant a few meters from the Bridge over the River Kwai. This is the most decent place to eat in the area if your tour doesn't come with lunch. Menu can range from 50 Baht...
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Jungle View Restaurant

So, we had a buffet Thai lunch in this amazing and relaxing restaurant! I wasn't paying too much attention to the view as I was very hungry! We arrived around 1:30pm so, I don't have much time to the...
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Street Vendors

I bought my very cold and lots of ice softdrinks here...I told this lady here(with hat) not to put an ice but she did put alot..wel, not too bad for the very hot day! You can but anything in around...
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Street Foods

You have to choose what do you like in this area. As there are varied of cheap snack foods and refreshments everywhere! You can eat anywhere and if you like, you can seat in the sides,like what I did!...
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River Kwai Jungle Rafts

Imagine a raft, just covered by a thatched roof, in the middle of a river, surrounded by jungle and the blackness of the night, light given only by the moon and a few kerosine lamps... add to that...
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9/1 Moo 3 Amphur Muang, Amphur Muang, Kanchanaburi, 71000, Thailand
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74/12 Moo 4, Tha Sao, Sai Yok, Kanchanaburi, Thailand
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443 Mae Nam Kwai Road, Muang Kanchanaburi District, Kanchanaburi, 71000, Thailand
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88 Kanchanaburi-saiyok Rd., Moo 2, Kangsean, Muang, Kanchanaburi, 71000, Thailand
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55 Moo 5, Tambol Wangkrajae, Amphur Saiyoke, Kanchanaburi, 71150, Thailand
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44-48 Chaichumphol Road, Tambon Ban Tai, Kanchanaburi, 71000, Thailand
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