Day 1 Bangkok-Kanchanaburi-River Kwai (Lunch, Dinner)
Early morning pick-up from major hotel in Bangkok downtown area. Arrival in Kanchanaburi. Visit to the Thailand-Burma Railway Centre Museum, War Cemetery and Bridge over the River Kwai. Take a long tail boat from the pier to get to the River Kwai Jungle Rafts, passing by unspoiled mountainous jungle scenery. Check in on arrival. Lunch will be served. Take an exciting boat ride downstream to Resotel pier and continue to visit the Hellfire Pass Memorial. Dinner, followed by a 45-minute presentation of Mon dances. Accommodation at River Kwai Jungle Rafts (simple raft room without electricity).
Day 2 River Kwai (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Take an exciting boat ride upstream to visit Saiyoke Yai Waterfall & National Park, experience the nature at its best. Then, return for Thai Lunch at River Kwai Jungle Rafts or River Kwai Resotel. Lunch. Visit to Lava Cave, explore the fascinating rock formations inside and afternoon relax in paradise (Optional tours: Canoeing or Mountain Biking, etc. as additional expenses). Dinner and overnight at River Kwai Jungle Rafts.
Day 3 River Kwai-Bangkok (Breakfast, Lunch)
Visit to the nearby ethnic Mon Tribal village (optional elephant ride through the bamboo forest). Check out and depart for lunch at pier. Take a historic ride on Death Railway Train, passing lush forest. Continue by air-conditioned minivan to Bangkok. Arrival in Bangkok and transfer to hotels in Bangkok downtown area (supplement charge for drop-off at Bangkok Airport).
NB: Programme is subject to change due to local conditions
Note: This tour can also be taken as a 2 Day / 1 night tour (contact Discover Asia for further details)