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Address: Kanchanaburi, Thailand
Phone Number: 817340667
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$18.72*
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River Kwai Kayaking Trip from Kanchanaburi
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$69.13*
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Floating Markets and Bridge on River Kwai Tour from Bangkok
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$185.18*
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Private Tour: 4x4 Rainforest Adventure from Bangkok Including Elephant Ride

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River Kwai where all the action took place

Very humbling experience to see this place in history where so many suffered and died painful and torturous deaths.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Ronald G
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Palm Bay, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I enjoyed walking along the bridge as it was something I wanted to do being a part of history. It was good to see a passenger train go across the bridge

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Bedford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We spent a few days on and around the river with DeeDee tours. Would highly recommend both. We definitely got the most from our stay and stayed on the river in the floating houses. Was a great experience and would love to go back.

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Thank lizzy978
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Stunning scenery along the river near Kwai Bridge. Great restaurants grab a coconut for 30Baht. Longtail speedboat rides Kayaks

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Lots of history lots of suffering of British and Australian troops it is not difficult to locate but strangely not well sigh posted . You may want to park out side and walk in or by Tuk Tuk as parking is at a premium. A ride on the train is worth it if you have time.

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Stamford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the river Kwai and the war museum on its banks. The boat ride to the bridge was most enjoyable. The boat driver gave us good opportunities to take photos, a good trip

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Palm Bay, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very humbling experience to see this place in history where so many suffered and died painful and torturous deaths.

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Thank Ronald G
Central Melaka District, Malaysia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were came from hualamphong train station bangkok .The one day trip was organized by thai tourism board cost 120 baht per head.The train past slowly over the bridge.The most greatest work inthe past.Amazing!!!.

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Belfast N.Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited the Bridge as part of an organised tour of Thailand and Laos with Riviera Travel and the bridge was a wonderful part of the tour we did it by train and water taxi and they are both a must do to get both views.

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Fort McMurray, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's quite obvious just how important this water way is to the local people as it is used a lot for fishing, for transportation and for tourism.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wow - what a tourist trap.... takes all the meaning away... nice to walk across the river but the rest is disapointing.

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