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Private Tour: Thai-Burma Death Railway Bridge on the River Kwai from Bangkok provided by Tour East

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Private Tour: Thai–Burma Death Railway Bridge on the River Kwai from Bangkok

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  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
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  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
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Updated 07/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 07/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Itinerary
  • You'll get picked up
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  • 1
    Kanchanaburi War Cemetery
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission included
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  • 2
    JEATH War Museum
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission included
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  • 3
    River Kwai
    Stop: 15 minutes - Admission included
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  • 4
    Bridge Over the River Kwai
    Stop: 20 minutes - Admission included
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  • 5
    Burma-Thai Railway
    Stop: 90 minutes - Admission included
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Duration
9h
Inclusions
  • Hotel pickup and drop off (selected hotels only)
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Private Local English Speaking Guide
  • Train ride along The Death Railway
  • Lunch
  • Admission fees
  • Bottled water
  • Entry/Admission - Kanchanaburi War Cemetery
  • Entry/Admission - JEATH War Museum
  • Entry/Admission - River Kwai
  • Entry/Admission - Bridge Over the River Kwai
  • Entry/Admission - Burma-Thai Railway
Exclusions
  • Alcoholic Beverages
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Infant seats available
  • Boat ride is not wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Beverley S wrote a review Feb 2020
Manchester, United Kingdom20 contributions53 helpful votes
A trip we had been waiting to experience and was very emotional, especially walking the hell fire pass where the majority of POW where sent to work. They were all so brave and strong.
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from TourEastThailand, Director of Sales at Private Tour: Thai–Burma Death Railway Bridge on the River Kwai from Bangkok
Responded Feb 18, 2020
We do appreciate you taking time to write us review and sharing your thoughts, thank you for choosing our service and hopefully this memories will remain with you :)
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julesrobbo wrote a review Nov 2019
Nottingham, United Kingdom73 contributions93 helpful votes
We booked this trip in May 19 for a trip in November 19. This was to be the highlight of our trip to Bangkok and the thing that I was most looking forward to for the whole trip . We received confirmation and the money was taken . We even received reminders of pick up time from
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Date of experience: November 2019
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Mobile35473433778 wrote a review Oct 2019
5 contributions6 helpful votes
We did a private tour to save travel time. We were picked up in a car by a lovely, well mannered tour leader and her driver. She spoke very quickly and at times was difficult to understand. This tour didn't meet our expectations. We weren't given enough information during the
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Response from TourEastThailand, Manager at Private Tour: Thai–Burma Death Railway Bridge on the River Kwai from Bangkok
Responded Nov 24, 2019
Thank you very much for bringing this comments to our attention and sorry to hear that the tour didn't meet your expectation. We will discuss internally and improve our guides to be more informative and provide better service.
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Andrew D wrote a review Aug 2019
Birmingham, United Kingdom21 contributions2 helpful votes
Very interesting trip. Excellent driver but Guide lacked knowledge and told us very little. Very nice lady but she needs some training. Once she’s had that, I’m sure she will be very good!
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Date of experience: August 2019
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Response from TourEastThailand, Manager at Private Tour: Thai–Burma Death Railway Bridge on the River Kwai from Bangkok
Responded Aug 12, 2019
Very much appreciated for spending time writing us review and comment. I will relay your message to our guide team for their awareness and improvement. Thank you for choosing our service.
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Christopher Duquet wrote a review Aug 2019
Evanston, Illinois2 contributions1 helpful vote
A long drive in an uncomfortable van led to a brief tour a cheap lunch and a longer ride back. Got a tour of a grave yard, a 20 minute elephant ride which was fun and a 15 minute raft ride which was OK, but would not recommend.
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Date of experience: August 2019
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Response from TourEastThailand, Manager at Private Tour: Thai–Burma Death Railway Bridge on the River Kwai from Bangkok
Responded Aug 5, 2019
We are sorry the tour did not meet your satisfaction and expectation. Howsoever, we would like to thank you for choosing our service and do appreciate you taking time writing us review.
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jessicpl
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memorable holiday
purchased the tickets for Bangkok Dinner Cruise on the Chao Phraya...Love it the atmosphere was great and memorable
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Jarmmie
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Good view and new experience
We were excited to see the temple at night and hope to get a calm and romantic evening because we saw on the postca
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gracetommo
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Perfect Day
What an amazing day trip, and such great value for money. Our guide was so interesting and friendly, and each place
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serlazwe
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Good day out. Fair price.
Had an all around good day. Easy same day booking. The experience is not really affected by covid 'new normal'. Som
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IrinaPurice
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Amazing trip in only one day
They pick you up from the hotel so you don’t have to worry about transportation and traffic. The guide was so cute
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ruthmZ3382LR
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Bridge on the River Kwai & The Thailand-Burma Railway Tour
Long day but well worth it & would highly recommend it to anyone. Nobody else turned up for pickup on the morning o
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Mskfan03
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Good to try once!
Indeed a nice view! We enjoyed the tour but we were too hungry because it started late, the travel was long too! Bu
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SydneyGlobalShopper
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Good but could be better
Guide was lovely but felt she was going through the motions. It was interesting to get out of the City but Oh, the
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KhushalV
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Do Not Book!!
This has probably been the worse experience someone could have whilst visiting bangkok. The directions are poor, no
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KelownaComments
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Amazing stuff
Booked this tour through Viator with InnViaggi Asia. A good tour with a very knowledgeable guide. However, we had a
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KelownaComments
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Interesting Experience
We booked through Viator using Tour East Thailand. Tour was OK but the guide was not very helpful. Basically left u
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I3512QLsoniac
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Daytrip
The train was brilliant. And it was good fun on the long boat although could be uncomfortable for an older person.
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olegb1392
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Excellent guide
We loved this tour. Our guide was very informative and knowledgeable. The temples were amazing as well as the histo
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GFYVR
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Beautiful complex! Not wheelchair accessible except entrance....
This is a beautiful historic place and it was a pleasure to visit it for the afternoon and see all the gorgeous Tha
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t_liol2014
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Very good guide, but boring tour
The guide was very nice and excited, with lots of trivia and jokes. The tour, however, is very long and the van was
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  • Duration: 9h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Languages Offered: English
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