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Kanchanaburi

3.5
Specialty Museums · Cemeteries · Nature & Parks

Popular things to do in Kanchanaburi

Bridge Over the River Kwai ©
Specialty Museum
Bridge Over the River Kwai
4.0
Duration: 2 hours
ElephantsWorld ©
Nature / Park
ElephantsWorld
4.3
Duration: 4 hours
Kanchanaburi War Cemetery ©
Cemetery
Kanchanaburi War Cemetery
4.4
Duration: 2 hours
The Thailand-Burma Railway Centre ©
Specialty Museum
The Thailand-Burma Railway Centre
4.5
Duration: 2 hours
The capital city of an eponymous province, Kanchanaburi is a pleasant town with lively markets and a good selection of restaurants. Popular things to do in Kanchanaburi involve tours of the man-made and natural sites of great significance, including buildings and memorials related to the Japanese occupation of Thailand during World War II. The surrounding national parks feature animal conservation areas and boast many waterfalls, rivers, and cave systems that make Kanchanaburi vacations popular with nature lovers. Our Thailand trip planner allows you to plan your trip to Kanchanaburi and a wealth of other destinations big and small.

Side trips from Kanchanaburi

Damnoen Saduak Floating Market ©
Water Body
Damnoen Saduak Floating Market Damnoen Saduak
2.2
Duration: 2h 30 min
Hellfire Pass Interpretive Centre ©
Historic Walking Area
Hellfire Pass Interpretive Centre Tha Sao
4.7
Duration: 4 hours
Erawan Waterfalls ©
Waterfall
Erawan Waterfalls Erawan National Park
4.4
Duration: 4 hours
Erawan National Park ©
National Park
Erawan National Park Si Sawat
4.5
Duration: 8 hours

Nature in Kanchanaburi

River Kwai ©
Water Body
River Kwai
3.9
Duration: 2 hours
Tham Phu Wa Temple
Mountain
Tham Phu Wa Temple
4.5
Duration: 2 hours
Pha Tad Waterfall ©
Waterfall
Pha Tad Waterfall
4.1
Duration: 2 hours
Giant Rain Tree ©
Geologic Formation
Giant Rain Tree
4.2
Duration: 30 minutes

Hidden gems in Kanchanaburi

Guan Im Sutham Temple
Monument
Guan Im Sutham Temple
5.0
Duration: 1h 30 min
Thung Yai Naresuan Wildlife Sanctuary
Nature / Park
Thung Yai Naresuan Wildlife Sanctuary
4.8
Duration: 2 hours
Sai Yok National Park ©
Hiking Trail
Sai Yok National Park
3.8
Duration: 2h 30 min
Wat Ban Tham ©
Religious Site
Wat Ban Tham
4.5
Duration: 2 hours

Parks in Kanchanaburi

Shinto Park
Park
Shinto Park
4.2
Duration: 2 hours
Taweechai Elephant Camp ©
Nature / Park
Taweechai Elephant Camp
3.7
Duration: 2 hours
Mahawangchang Elephant Camp ©
Nature / Park
Mahawangchang Elephant Camp
2.1
Duration: 2h 30 min
Wangpo Elephant Camp
Nature / Park
Wangpo Elephant Camp
1.0
Duration: 2 hours

Kid-friendly things to do in Kanchanaburi

Safari Park Open Zoo ©
Zoo
Safari Park Open Zoo
3.6
Duration: 2 hours
3199 Piangpor-Organic
Water Park
3199 Piangpor-Organic
4.0
Duration: 8 hours
West Wonder Waterpark ©
Water Park
West Wonder Waterpark
3.3
Duration: 8 hours

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