River Kwai Day Tour
Day Tour & Train Ride - from £62
Departs from Bangkok
Travel to the famous ‘Bridge over the River Kwai’, where many soldiers lost their lives during World War II. Visit the museum and War Cemetery, before a thrilling train ride across the wooden viaduct.
Your Tour Includes:
- Infamous ‘Death Railway’
- Train ride
- Museum and cemetery visits
- Lunch included
Your Day Tour
This full day tour provides a fascinating insight into Thailand’s Second World War history. The infamous bridge and the ‘Death Railway’ is a poignant reminder of the thousands of Prisoners of War and forced Asian labourers who lost their lives during the construction of the railway.
Spend time at the interactive museum and research centre dedicated to the history of the ‘Death Railway’ which offers an educational insight into the history of the area. A moving visit to the War Cemetery, containing the graves of an estimated 9,000 Allied soldiers who lost their lives building the bridge and the notorious railway. Lunch is enjoyed at a local restaurant before you board a train for a thrilling ride along the infamous railway.
Pick up from: Central Bangkok hotels
Departure time: 07:00
Duration: 10 hours