Relaxing Time with Elephants, Kanchanaburi (3D2N)


Local Alike and KTC present wonderful trips under the concept of ‘Local is new luxury’, bringing you the finest local experience. Enjoy your trip with local communities and relax at a top boutique hotel. Now, it is time to explore Kanchanaburi. Visit Wat Tipsukontaram, a temple where you will find a large Buddha statue from far and enjoy your walk on the Bridge Over the River Kwai, known as the Death Railway. Here, you will get to spend your time with elephants at ElephantsWorld and also visit ‘Tha Maung’, a very old market community. This time, you will have the best stay at a classy boutique riverside hotel.

Private Room
Private Bathroom
Electricity 24/7
Seated Toilet
Wireless Internet
Cell Signal
  • - Support and service by Local Alike
  • - Travel by VIP minibus and local transport
  • - 7 meals
  • - 2 nights at River Kwai Jungle Raft
  • - Travel insurance with 1,000,000 THB coverage
USD per guest

8.15 a.m. Meet at Mo Chit BTS Station and let’s go to Kanachanaburi! 9.00 a.m. Arrive at Wat Tipsukontaram to pay respect to ‘Phraputtamettaprachathai Triloknath, the highest bronze Buddha image, in posture of calling for rain, in Thailand. Visit the Exhibition of Awakening to the history of Buddhism and also the Buddha statue. 11.00 a.m. Go to the city center.

12.00 p.m. Have lunch at Keeree Tara, a nice restaurant by Kwai River. 1.30 p.m. Enjoy a beautiful view on the Bridge Over the River Kwai. 3.00 p.m. Check into River Kwai Jungle Raft, a floating boutique hotel on Kwai River.

7.00 p.m. Have Dinner and enjoy a local show. 8.00 p.m. Enjoy your leisure time!

7.30 a.m. Start your day with yummy breakfast. 11.30 a.m. Go to the town for lunch. 11.30 p.m. Have lunch at Krua Luk Sao Kitchen Restaurant on Sang Chu To Road.

12.30 p.m. Time to visit elephants’ home! ElephantsWorld or Baan Chor Chang Chara helps taking care of old, sick, handicapped and rescued elephants. Let’s be a volunteer to help feed and bath them. 4.00 p.m. Go back to River Kwai Jungle Raft.

7.00 p.m. Enjoy dinner at River Kwai Jungle Raft.

8.00 a.m. Have breakfast at River Kwai Jungle Restaurant 9.30 a.m. Check out before leaving for Tha Muang, an old commercial area. 11.00 a.m. Arrive at Tha Muang. Visit Baan Udomphan, one of the buildings built 98 years ago by Cantonese immigrants. The, learn how to make Khanom Jeen or Thai vermicelli.

12.00 p.m. Have lunch at Baan Khanom Jeen. 1.00 p.m. Vist Baan Maneewong, the first Thai dessert shop in Tha Muang. 2.00 p.m. Leave Tha Muang. Buy some souvenirs on the way back to Bangkok. 3.00 p.m. Arrive in Bangkok.

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