Thailand

2-Day River Kwai Floathouse: Join In

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Tour type

Tour Level: Moderate

Tour Comfort: Luxury

Tour Period: 2 Days

English    Bangkok, Kanchanaburi

tour highlights

  • Visit the Thailand-Burma Railway Museum
  • See the final resting spot of allied soldiers at the War Cemetery
  • Take a thrilling long-tail boat ride past the famous bridge on the Kwai River
  • Ride the most exciting stretch of the 'Death Railway'

tour details

Your tour begins with a departure to Kanchanaburi. First stop is the Thailand-Burma Railway Museum, an interactive museum dedicated to the famous railway. You’ll then continue to the War Cemetery, final resting place for over 6,000 allied prisoners of war, and the famous Bridge over the River Kwai. From here you’ll take a long-tail boat out on the Kwai Noi River before checking-in to the Float House River Kwai. After lunch, you’ll depart by long-tail boat to the nearby Mon village before returning for dinner and a Mon Dance performance. After breakfast on your final day, transfer by long-tail boat to Resotel pier and continue on to the Hellfire Pass Memorial. After lunch at a local restaurant, you’ll board the local train for a ride along the most exciting stretch of the “Death Railway”.

06:00 hours
Early morning, pick up from various Bangkok downtown hotels and depart to Kanchanaburi.

09:00 hours
(approx.)
Visit the Thailand-Burma Railway Museum, an interactive museum, information and research facility dedicated to presenting the history of the Thailand-Burma Railway. The fully air-conditioned center offers the visitor an educational and moving experience. Continue to the War Cemetery, final resting place for over 6,000 allied prisoners of war, and the world famous Bridge over the River Kwai. Take a long-tail boat on the Kwai Noi River, passing unspoiled mountainous jungle scenery. Check in at the Float House River Kwai. After lunch, depart by long-tail-boat to the nearby Mon village. Late afternoon, return to your resort.

Dinner, followed by a 45-minute presentation of Mon Dance and overnight at the FLOAT HOUSE RIVER KWAI.

Meals includedLunch at the resort
Dinner at the resort
07:00 hours
Breakfast

09:00 hours
Check out and transfer by long-tail boat to Resotel pier. Continue to Hellfire Pass Memorial. After lunch at a local restaurant, board the local train for a ride along the most exciting stretch of the "Death Railway". Transfer back to your hotel in Bangkok downtown, where you will arrive early evening (around 6PM, depending on traffic conditions).

Meals included:Breakfast at the hotel
Lunch at local restaurant

includes

  • Accommodation in shared Twin/Double room with air-conditioning and private bathroom
  • All sightseeing tour and transfer services with private air-conditioned car/coach as detailed in our itinerary
  • Meals as specified in the itinerary B= breakfast, L= lunch, D= dinner
  • Entrance fees for the places as mentioned in the program
  • Transfers and tours with guide
  • Service charges, room tax and baggage handling
  • Drinking water and wet towels available on the vehicles
  • All arrangements as specified in the itinerary

excludes

  • Meals other than mentioned in the programme or drinks with meals
  • Domestic airfare in economy class
  • Thailand visa fee (if required)
  • Early check-in and late check-out at hotels, if not mentioned in the programme
  • Optional tours
  • Compulsory Dinners (quoted separately if applicable)
  • Expenditure of personal nature such as drinks, tips, souvenirs, laundry, etc.
  • Travel insurance (cover against all cancellation costs, medical expenses, including repatriation, in the event of accident or illness)

notes

  • Please note that all timings given are approximate and subject to change.
  • Certain parts of the tours on offer are provided by independent third parties, such as airlines, hotels, transport operators and local tourist offices. Diethelm Travel is therefore not responsible for any loss, injury or damage caused thereby to the tourists, including those occurring outside of the normal touring programmers. Additional expenses incurred due to delay, accident, natural disaster, political actions and unrest shall be borne by the tourists.
  • We advise that due to frequent flight changes, delays and cancellations by the various domestic airlines and trains we cannot fully guarantee that the proposed itinerary can be carried out as planned. Based on our experience, changes of departure times and/ or cancellations can occur at very short notice even after confirmation of a flight has been received. The same applies for train travel: Schedule changes occur frequently; often without prior notification. In case of schedule changes or flight cancellations we always try everything possible to arrange an alternate programme within the framework of the original quoted costs. However, we reserve the right to charge any cost exceeding the original budget to the tour operator/ travel agent or to the participant of a tour after consultation with the agent.
  • Programmers, prices, services and conditions are based on those valid at the time of proposal submission and are subject to change thereafter without advance notice until all services have been paid in full.
  • For air ticket reservations, we require the guests' full names AS THEY APPEAR IN THEIR PASSPORTS. Airfares are subject to availability at time of booking, may change without notice and are not guaranteed until purchased and the e-tickets have been issued.
  • Please be advised that prices may be adjusted periodically in case of fuel price increase by our suppliers and hotel room availability at time of booking
Tour code: PKBCR2FA

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