Kanchanaburi Local Cuisine and Elephant Care

Private Tour

Tour Overview


9 hours


English, German

Tour Type

Culture, Wildlife, Food

Min. Traveler

2 People

Spend a day with a touch of local experience. On this Kanchanaburi private tour, you will immerse yourself with the local culture through the people, food and even dessert. Visit the ancient market and walk inside the fresh market. Meet with the local family and learn about traditional Thai culinary and dessert making in their home. Have a great time with the Elephants, feed them food and take them to bath in the river with beautiful surrounding.


06:00 AM our guide will greet you at your hotel lobby and we will depart for Kanchanaburi. The road trip will take around 2 hours and we will reach our first destination, Nang Loy market.

Upon arrival visit old market Nang loy this Is an ancient market located on the Mae Klong River, Tha Muang District, Kanchanaburi Province The old commercial district of the Chinese community. Various shops still stand for more than 100 years. It is an eco-tourism attraction Revitalizing the community and culture that combines Thai and Chinese styles.

Walking inside the fresh market that links with Nong loy old market. Observing the local fresh market which is very active in the morning. Get to know about Thai fruits and food and the touching atmosphere of local lifestyle before transfer to Manee Wong house

Maneewong House is a Thai dessert-making family who lives in a 100-year-old traditional Thai-styled house in a nice garden surrounding. Greeted by a local family, then getting to know some traditional Thai sweets. Learn with the local family how to make it in traditional ways; i.e. using charcoals and traditional equipment. Gain more insight into Thai culinary by helping the family with lunch preparation and cooking. Enjoy authentic Thai lunch with the family; learning about Thai ways, beliefs and cultures related to food and eateries.

After lunch, visit one of the unseen temples of Kanchanaburi, Wat Tham Seua. This temple is regarded to be one in top ten most beautiful temple that was built on the hill facing to Mae Krong river the top of the hill enshrined the elegant Buddha image Pha Phutthashina Prathanporn and the beautiful huge pagodas that surrounded with splendid panorama view of either rice field and mountainous.

We will then proceed to our Elephant Camp where you will learn about them. Most of the elephants here are rescued elephants. Each has its own history, and how it was treated in the past. It is now your turn to shower them with love and care, feed them with lots of food and take them to bathe in the same river you see from the Bridge of the River Kwai. Swim with them and take a lot of photos with them. And we will return to Bangkok.

Service Includes
 Hotel Pickup & Drop-off
 Private Transport by air-conditioned vehicle
 Professional Guide
 All Entrance / Activity fees
 Bottled Water
 Travel Insurance
Service Excludes
 Any personal expenses
AdultPrice Per Person (THB)
2 – 2 Person6950
3 – 5 Person5530
6 – 8 Person4470
ChildPrice Per Person(THB)
1+ Person3470

You do not need to bring a swimsuit for the elephant bathing as the clothing will be provided by the camp. However, please bring a set of personal clothing to change.

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