Overview of Kanchanaburi
This city known all around the world thanks to the film and the book eponym, Kanchanaburi is just a rallying point to discover the highlights around. For sure, you will visit the WWII museum and the Kwai Bridge, sadly known for 25.000 persons who dead to build it.
Close to Kanchanaburi, a must-see place, Erawan national park: hike in the forest to reach one of the many waterfalls of crystal water and be amazed by these haven of peace.
Perfect for family and slow travel lovers.
To enjoy a dream swim in crystal water of a waterfall.
For a short getaway far from buzzing cities.
The tour list goes through Kanchanaburi
WHAT IS THERE TO SEE ?Peppered with a wealth of natural and historical attractions, Kanchanaburi features a host of sightseeing opportunities no matter where you go. World War II memories have a prominent presence in the city area, with a number of museums and war memorials dedicated to the many lives lost during the Japanese occupation.
But a trip to Kanchanaburi can certainly be more than a war remembrance, as it offers an endless number of recreations and natural excursions. Erawan National Park, with picturesque waterfalls and caves, offers a delightful escape closer to the city centre. Thong Pha Phoom is an oasis filled with natural wonders. Discover a range of experiences from natural hot springs to waterfalls to mountain-hugged water reservoirs and an abandoned mine with a scenic viewpoint of the verdant landscapes around the Thai-Burmese border. Further northwest is Sangklaburi, a wild jungle town with untouched rural life and a pleasant down-to-earth vibe.
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