11 days in Kanchanaburi Province Itinerary

11 days in Kanchanaburi Province Itinerary

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11 days in Kanchanaburi Province Itinerary

Start: Bangkok
Drive:  2​h 15​min
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Kanchanaburi
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Sai Yok
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Si Sawat
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
End: Bangkok

3
nights
Kanchanaburi

Kanchanaburi ©
The capital city of an eponymous province, Kanchanaburi is a pleasant town with lively markets and a good selection of restaurants.
Get in touch with nature at Nature & Wildlife Tours and Sai Yok National Park. Change things up with a short trip to Wat Tham Sua in Tha Muang (about 40 minutes away). There's lots more to do: explore the different monuments and memorials at Kanchanaburi War Cemetery, see the interesting displays at The Thailand-Burma Railway Centre, contemplate the waterfront views at River Kwai, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Wat Thawornwararam.

To see photos, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Kanchanaburi trip itinerary planning app .

Bangkok to Kanchanaburi is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Kanchanaburi can reach 40°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to drive to Sai Yok.

Things to do in Kanchanaburi

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Wat Tham Sua, Elephant Nature Park
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River Kwai ©
River Kwai
Sai Yok National Park ©
Sai Yok National Park
Bridge Over the River Kwai ©
Bridge Over the River Kwai

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nights
Sai Yok

Sai Yok ©
Say Yok district promises to keep visitors entertained for days in a world overgrown by lush jungles and dominated by limestone cliffs and a massive Khmer temple complex.
Get outdoors at Erawan Falls and Tiger Temple ( Wat Pa luang Ta Bua). Take a break from Sai Yok with a short trip to Hin Dad Hot Spring in Thong Pha Phum, about 48 minutes away. The adventure continues: brush up on your military savvy at Hellfire Pass Memorial Museum and Walking Trail, explore the fascinating underground world of Daowadueng Cave, explore the landscape on two wheels at CDR Adventure, and identify plant and animal life at Elephant Haven.

For more things to do, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read Sai Yok sightseeing planning tool .

You can drive from Kanchanaburi to Sai Yok in 2.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can travel to Si Sawat.

Things to do in Sai Yok

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Hin Dad Hot Spring, Erawan waterfall
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Erawan waterfall ©
Erawan waterfall
Tiger Temple ( Wat Pa luang Ta Bua) ©
CDR Adventure ©
CDR Adventure

3
nights
Si Sawat

Si Sawat ©
The western district of Si Sawat remains best known for its two national parks, filled with forests, cave systems, and lush greenery.
Step out of the city life by going to Erawan National Park and Khuean Srinagarindra National Park. Spend the 29th (Thu) exploring nature at Huay Mae Khamin Waterfalls.

Before you visit Si Sawat, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Sai Yok to Si Sawat. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Si Sawat

Nature Parks
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Erawan National Park ©
Erawan National Park
Huay Mae Khamin Waterfalls ©
Huay Mae Khamin Waterfalls