Most of the area in the north of Kanchanaburi is the plateau, and the northern hills are undulating and tumultuous. There are dense forests and rivers, and there are many waterfalls and national parks. The northwestern region of Kanchanaburi is deep into the Thai-Myanmar border and has the natural and original flavor. There are World War II Allied Cemeteries and the “Death Railway” exhibition hall, which makes Kanchanasia an important tourist area in Thailand.
It takes two-hour drive from Bangkok to Kanchanaburi. The main attractions are concentrated in two areas, some of which are concentrated in the city, including a series of attractions around the theme of World War II remains, and among which the khwae River Bridge is more famous. The scenic spots in the suburbs mostly feature natural scenery, and Erawan National Park is the representative.
Top 5 must-see attractions in Kanchanaburi:
Khwae River Bridge: A bridge of blood and tears that has been created by sacrificing countless precious lives
Erawan National Park: Thai people named her in the most sacred name, there are seven beautiful waterfalls.
Death Railway: The Road to Death in World War II
Tiger Temple: It is located in a desolate area which is 180 kilometers north of Bangkok, and the monks in this temple have been domesticating young tigers to compensate for the faults caused by local poaching.
Kanchanaburi War Cemetery: A cemetery above a green field, which is very solemn and it is depending on the khwae River.
Best places for shopping in Kanchanaburi:
For shopping in Kanchanaburi, Night Market is your best choice, which is a night market near the train station, and sells a variety of food. The price is very economical, and you can experience the local people’s food culture and habits. There are not many foreigners in the night market, so you will be more concerned. Of course, Thai people are also very enthusiastic and will introduce a lot of things enthusiastically. In addition, KanchanaburiNightMarket, RobinsonsDepartmentStore, SangkhlaBuriMarket, etc. are also great choices for shopping there.
Entertainments in Kanchanaburi:
For entertainment in Kanchanaburi, you can go to the Chill Out Bar, Sawadi Saiyok Jungle Adventure, Tree Top Adventure Park Kanchanaburi, Aqua Club, bamboo rafting, etc. where you will enjoy yourself in Kanchanaburi.
Restaurants to enjoy delicious local food in Kanchanaburi:
If you are looking for somewhere to taste the local delicious in Kanchanaburi, you can go to the Graph Café, Keeree Tara Restaurant, Keeree Mantra, MEENA Café, Mangosteen Garden Restaurant, Zab Zab, The Village Farm To Cafe’, Blue Rice Restaurant by Apple & Noi, etc.