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Old Siam & The River Kwai OS

Visiting: Thailand
Tour Duration 11 Days

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Thailand Cultural Adventure

On this cultural journey we tour Thailand’s ancient sights and cruise along bustling waterways. We see the infamous Bridge over the River Kwai and explore ruined temples at the former royal capital of Ayutthaya. We also cruise the Chao Phraya River in a converted rice barge, travel deep into the jungle, visit a Mon village and stay on a jungle raft house on the Kwai Noi River.

Tour Highlights

  • Bangkok - Explore the glittering Grand Palace complex and Wat Po, the beautiful temple of the Reclining Buddha
  • Chiang Mai - Bustling walled old town and the serene hillside Doi Suthep Temple
  • Sukhothai - Cycle around the historic park housing the remains of this ancient capital
  • Ayuthaya – Site of ancient monuments from a once grand Siamese capital
  • Kanchanaburi - Jungle rafts, minority villages and the infamous Bridge on the River Kwai


Itineraries on some departure dates may differ, please select.

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  • 1
    Join tour Bangkok

  • 2
    In Bangkok; train to Chiang Mai

  • 3
    Arrive Chiang Mai; visit Doi Suthep

  • 4
    In Chiang Mai

  • 5
    Drive to Sukhothai

  • 6
    Exploring Sukothai, Drive to Phayuha Khiri; rice barge on Chao Phraya River to Uthai Thani

  • 7
    Rice barge on Chao Phraya River; drive to Ayutthaya

  • 8
    Drive to Kanchanaburi; train and boat to River Kwai

  • 9
    On the River Kwai

  • 10
    Boat and drive back to Bangkok

  • 11
    Tour ends Bangkok

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Old Siam & The River Kwai
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Included meals 9 3 3
Breakfast Lunch Dinner
Bus, Train, Boat
7 nights Standard Hotel
1 night Basic Overnight Train
2 nights Simple Raft House
Tour Staff
Driver(s), Explore Tour Leader, Local Guide(s), Boat Crew
Group Size
Generally 10 - 16