Erawan Waterfall, River Kwai and Death Railway Tour from Bangkok Private
Discover this full-day tour of Kanchanaburi to visit some of the most amazing destinations including Erawan National Park, relax and swim to the beautiful terraced Erawan waterfalls, enjoy Bamboo Rafting in the River Kwai, Burma-Thai Railway and many other places.
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Hotel pickup available
What's included :
- Hotel pickup and drop-off at Bangkok City area
- Transport by air-conditioned private car
- English speaking local guide at the time of sightseeing
- Tasty Thai Lunch
- Traditional Bamboo Rafting
- Airbnb do not provide House name or number, we’re unable to pickup guests from Airbnb lodging.
- Entry/Admission - River Kwai
- Entry/Admission - Burma-Thai Railway
What's excluded :
- Personal Expenses
- Any item not included in inclusions
- This is a typical itinerary for this product
Pass By: Shangri-La Hotel, Bangkok, 89 Wat Suan Phlu Alley, Khwaeng Bang Rak, Khet Bang Rak, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon 10500, Thailand
Following hotel pick up at 07:00 am from Bangkok City Center area hotel, you drive to Erawan National Park.
Stop At: Erawan National Park, Erawan National Park, Kanchanaburi Province
The Erawan National Park is one of the many wonderful national parks in Thailand. This park, in particular, encompasses almost 550 sq km of great mountain tops and valleys. The main attraction here is the Erawan waterfalls, which is of 7 levels and is without a doubt the most beautiful falls in all of Asia.
Set amongst the rough jungle, this unique tiered waterfall is surrounded by beautiful trees and curious monkeys. The 1st level of the waterfalls is easily accessible, but slowly the trail gets steeper. Nevertheless, the natural beauty of the location with it’s intriguing wooden bridge that crosses the cascading water, the relaxing bath in the pools along with the shadowy trees make the walk exciting, pleasant and quite fascinating. Not to forget the best fish spa in the whole world, given by the tiny fishes in the pools.
Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: Erawan Falls, Tha Kradan, Si Sawat District, Kanchanaburi 71250, Thailand
Erawan Waterfall is another famous waterfall in Karnchanaburi, located on the banks of the Kwae Yai River, with the distance of 1,500 meters. Originally, it was called. "Sadong Mongolia Waterfall" after the name of Huay Monglai, which is upstream of this waterfall. However, as the 7th level of this waterfall looks like 3-head Erawan, it became the source of the name “Erawan Waterfall”, which is well known to the public.
Erawan Waterfall consists of on7 levels with the consonant names as follows:
The 1st level, Lai Kuen Rang, is a small cascade that is suitable for relaxing.
The 2nd level, Wang Matcha, is suitable for swimming as there are basins with Mahseer barbs.
The 3rd level, Pha Nam Tok, is a cascade with streams falling from a high level, allowing visitors to play in the water.
The 4th level, Ok Phisua, is a cascade where visitors can play a slider down the basin below. It is ideal for travelers who like excitement.
The 5th level, Bue Mai Long, provides the wide area where you can play in the water.
The 6th level, Dong Phruek Sa, is surrounded by abundant trees.
The 7th level, Phu Pha Erawan, is the last one, which is very beautiful with the reflection of emerald green water looking like a swimming pool.
There are Mahseer barbs (freshwater fish in the Cyprinidae family with brown and green skin, with 2 pairs of tentacles. They usually live in waterfalls, streams, canals, or clear water sources) living and swimming on each level, especially on the level of Wang Matcha.
Each level of Erawan Waterfall has basins allowing visitors to play in the water and there is also an Erawan nature trail with the distance of about 1,060 meters. It takes about 30 minutes to walk through the evergreen forest along with the viewpoints and beautiful deciduous forest. You will get the knowledge and enjoy the beauty of nature.
Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: River Kwai, Kanchanaburi Thailand
If you want to experience something more local, bamboo rafting could be your perfect choice. Our raft is made by Mon people with local materials. Rafting was a way local people living along the river use to. When you take the bamboo rafting, we designate a person to steer the raft for you. You can just sit back and enjoy the wonderful nature.
Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: Burma-Thai Railway, Kanchanaburi Thailand
A harrowing historic event that’s steeped in notoriety, tragedy and immortalised in film, the construction of the “Death Railway” connecting Thailand with modern day Myanmar was an arduous, gruelling project that claimed thousands of lives, only to see parts of the railway removed and sold following the conclusion of the war. Created with the intention of moving men and supplies to the Burmese front, here’s the story behind this dark corner of history and its bloody railway.
At around 06:00 pm, you'll land back at your hotel in Bangkok city area where the visit will end.
Duration: 1 hour
Departure Point :Bangkok, Thailand
Traveler pickup is offered
Departure Time :7:00 AM
Return Detail :Returns to original departure point
Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Infants must sit on laps
- Not recommended for pregnant travelers
- Most travelers can participate
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.