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River Kwai

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Address: Kanchanaburi, Thailand
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Beautiful river

Worth a trip and very interesting history of how the railway was built during WW2 and hearing how the bridge was constructed. We walked over the current one and had a ride on the... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Cambridge
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Worth a trip and very interesting history of how the railway was built during WW2 and hearing how the bridge was constructed. We walked over the current one and had a ride on the train.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited this bridge in Feb 2017. the company who did the tour was average at best, but to walk the bridge knowing the lives lost in construction was something I am glad I have done. Not one I would go back to see, like so many of the other war museums concentration camps etc round the world.I went to... More 

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antalya
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

we were there in the time of 10 days celebration , and the bridge was unforgettable place in the mind, light shows theatre, concerts was excellent moments in the life.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The destination that you can't miss when arrived Kanchanaburi. You must love the best river resterant nearly this bridge

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was on the river to get to our destination which was the bridge made famous in the movie and from the war. Its a river

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Kalamazoo, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was really interesting as we had a lecture on the boat about the history of Thailand and the building of the railway to connect Thailand to Burma. Truly magnificient!

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my last stop on my 1st day and I came here in the evening as the sun was setting. Good to take some pics. :)

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Phuket, Thailand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The global atmosphere of the trip in Kanchanaburi will bring you at the bridge, nothing exceptional but must be seen for one remember picture

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Buffalo, MN
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the Death Railway Museum, the cemetery in town (there are two), and the Bridge. The museum was excellent! Very moving and emotional. Lots of great detail and care went into creating this museum. I found it difficult not to be overwhelmed with emotion as I learned of the plight of the POWs and ASEAN slave laborers. World War II... More 

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Kanchanaburi Province, Thailand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The River Kwae (spelled correctly here) is often referred to as the The River Kwai because of the heralded movie "The Bridge Over the River Kwai." The movie, based on a novel (fiction) was based on the true story of the Japanese building of a railway from Burma through Thailand which did in fact include the famous bridge. The River... More 

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