What to do: Kanchanaburi

What to do: Kanchanaburi

On this page: Sights and activities in and around Kanchanaburi
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We have 22 sights and attractions listed for Kanchanaburi.

Hiking, walking tours and itineraries


Roll your own Kanchanaburi
Roll your own Kanchanaburi

How long do you need to see Kanchanaburi?

Exploring Kanchanaburi by train
Exploring Kanchanaburi by train

Start in Bangkok and keep going

Organised tours
Organised tours

Choose wisely

Historic attractions


Hellfire Pass
Hellfire Pass

Riveting

Death Railway Bridge
Death Railway Bridge

Kanchanaburi's star attraction

War Museum & Art Gallery
War Museum & Art Gallery

A bizarre tangle of relics

Thailand-Burma Railway Centre
Thailand-Burma Railway Centre

Easily the best museum in town

Kanchanaburi War Cemetery
Kanchanaburi War Cemetery

Pause to pay respects

Chung Kai War Cemetery
Chung Kai War Cemetery

1,750 dead buried here

JEATH War Museum
JEATH War Museum

A moving art gallery

Pak Prak Heritage Street
Pak Prak Heritage Street

A walk through Kanchanaburi’s past

Khmer ruins


Prasat Mueang Singh
Prasat Mueang Singh

Ancient empire’s border stones

Temples


Wat Ban Tham
Wat Ban Tham

Into the dragon’s mouth

Wat Tham Sua & Wat Tham Khao Noi
Wat Tham Sua & Wat Tham Khao Noi

The twin towers of Kanchanaburi

Wat Tham Khao Poon
Wat Tham Khao Poon

An easy to reach cave temple

The Tiger Temple
The Tiger Temple

Do not go

National parks


Erawan National Park
Erawan National Park

Home to majestic falls

Huai Mae Khamin Waterfall
Huai Mae Khamin Waterfall

Pure tranquility

Sai Yok National Park
Sai Yok National Park

Caves, rivers and jungle

Day trips


Cooking classes


Cooking classes in Kanchanaburi
Cooking classes in Kanchanaburi

Learn how to curry

Festivals and events


River Kwai Bridge Festival
River Kwai Bridge Festival

Paying tribute to those who died

Giving back


Helping the Karen of Burma
Helping the Karen of Burma

Keeping Karen culture alive