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2 Day River Kwai Floathouses, Erawan Waterfall and Elephants

Private Tour

Tour Overview

Duration

48 hours

Language

English, German

Tour Type

Nature, Classic

Min. Traveler

2 People

Leave Bangkok behind and get away for a night on the River Kwai!  

Follow the traces of history and visit the landmarks in Kanchanaburi. Visit the war cemetery, walk on the Bridge over the River Kwai. Ride on the train along the Death Railway over the wooden viaduct. Relax by the side of the river on your float house resort, and enjoy the sound of the stream. Swim at Erawan Waterfall and participate in many activities at the Elephant Sanctuaries!

Itinerary

Getting up early and leave Bangkok behind. At 07:00 AM, our guide will meet you at the hotel lobby, and we will depart the River Kwai. After the long drive, we will arrive at our first destination, Wat Tham Suea, The temple atop the mountain. This temple houses the largest Buddha statue in the province.Visit the War Cemetery, the burial ground for the POWs who have lost their lives during the construction of the Thai-Burma Railway. Proceed to the River Kwai bridge, the ironclad bridge with an illustrious history since it is a part of the railway line in World War II.Ride on the train on the part of the Death Railway passing over the wooden viaduct. Enjoy the breath-taking scenery of the mountains, river and the railway. Stop at Kra Sae Cave station or Tham Kra Sae where we will take a short walk to see the Buddha image the lies within the cave.Lunch at a Local Restaurant

Transfer to Paksaeng pier. Enjoy a one-hour boat ride along Kwai River to stay and overnight at riverside resort. Guests are at leisure for relaxing, swimming, or exploring the surrounding nature.

Dinner and Overnight

After a fulfilling breakfast and checking out, we will proceed with our journey to the Erawan Waterfall. Located in Erawan National Park, the Waterfall is said to be one of the largest and most beautiful Waterfalls in the Kingdom. For about 3 hours, Navigate this 1,500 meters long waterfall at leisure, explore the seven tiers, and find your favorite pool to dip in. Moreover, you can take a 30-minute walk around the Erawan Nature Trail to savor the beauty of hill evergreen forest and deciduous forest.

Proceed to Elephant Haven project for lunch and activities. Previously a trekking camp, the elephant haven project has freed seven elephants from its torturous past. You will participate in the half-day program, and support the better life for these gentle giants.

After lunch, you will get to know the elephants, and watch them play cheerfully in the mud pit. Feed them with fruits and vegetables letting them know you care about them, gaining their trust. Finally, walk with them to the riverside for a bath! Enjoy the elephant bathing activity, take some photos.

After the activity ended, it is time for goodbye. We will depart for Bangkok and return safely to the hotel.

Service Includes
 1 Night Accommodation at Your Selected Resort
 Hotel Pickup and Drop-off
 Professional Guide
 All Entrance Fees
 Bottled Water
 1 x Breakfast, 2 x Lunch, 1 x Dinner
 Travel Insurance
Service Excludes
 Ayn personal expenses

Room Type: 

River Kwai Resotel — Jungle Chalet

River Kwai Jungle Raft —  Raft Room

Floathouse River Kwai — Floating Villa

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