Bangkok and River Kwai 5 Days 4 Nights



Day 01 Arrive Bangkok

Arrive Bangkok airport where you will be met and transferred to your hotel by air-conditioned minivan. During the day you will visit the City of Bangkok, Golden Buddha Temple, Walk around the Golden road in China Town, see the Flower market and walk up to the top of Golden Mountain Temple for a panoramic view of Bangkok city. Then there is free time for shopping at a Gem Factory. Overnight in Bangkok.


Day 02 Bangkok / Karnchanaburi / Death Railway / River Kwai                                 (B-L-D)

Early Breakfast at the hotel.
06.00-06.30: Pick-up from Bangkok hotel and departure by air—conditioned minibus / bus.
0.900: Arrive at Karnchanaburi. Visit the War Museum (Thailand-Burma Railway Centre), Allied World War 2 Cemetery and world famous “Bridge over the River Kwai” which forms part of the Death Railway constructed by World War 2 Allied prisoners.
12.00: Afterwards continue the drive to River Kwai Resotel pier. Take a long-tailed boat from pier to get to the River Kwai Jungle Rafts or the River Kwai Resotel, passing by unspoiled mountainous jungle scenery. Check-in at the Jungle Rafts Floatel or Resotel Resort. Lunch will be served.
14.00: Take an exciting boat ride downstream to Resotel Pier and visit the Hell Fire Pass War Memorial. One hour mini trekking to see the original Death Railway at the Hell Fire Pass. Afterward return to the Jungle Rafts Floatel or Resort Resort.
19.00: Dinner and followed by a 45 minutes presentation of Mon Dance.
Overnight at River Kwai Jungle Rafts or Resotel.

Day 03 River Kwai / Mon Village                                                                               (B-L-D)

07.30: Breakfast at the hotel.
08.30: Visit a nearby ethnic Mon Tribal Village (optional tour : Elephant ride through the bamboo forest)
12.00: Lunch will be served followed by freetime in the afternoon.
19.00: Dinner and over night at the River Kwai Jungle Rafts or Resortel.

Day 04 River Kwai / Death Railway Train Ride / Bangkok                                             (B-L)

07.00: Breakfast at the hotel
08.30: Visit to the nearby ethnic Mon Tribal Village (Optional tour : Elephant riding through the bamboo forest)
11.30: Check-out and depart by long-tailed boat to the pier where lunch is served
13.00: Take a historic ride on the "Death Railway" Train through the scenery and over the original wooden viaduct constructed by Allied POWS.
14.30: Afterwards transfer to Bangko.
18.00: Arrive Bangkok and transfer to the hotel or Bangkok airport

End of services

Package accommodation: 17 large bamboo rafts, housing 65 twin rooms equipped with shower and proper toilet facilities, without electricity

Price includes:

  • Accommodation
  • Meals indicated on itinerary
  • Transfers
  • Tours
  • Boat hire as per programme
  • English speaking guide services

Price excludes:

  • Any optional tours
  • Drinks and meals not mentioned as included
  • Personal expenses
  • International airport departure tax
  • Excess baggage fee
  • Travel insurance and any other insurance