Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Kanchanaburi is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Kanchanaburi a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Kanchanaburi.
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Best of Art and Cultural Places to Visit
Discover the local culture and art of Kanchanaburi.
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Wat Chai Chumphon near the TAT office on Saeng Chuto Road, Kanchanaburi, Thailand
08:30 am - 04:30 pm
This is a war museum. It is dedicated to the sufferings of those involved in the construction of the Death Railway. It has been built at the exact same site where the original wooden bridge first stood. ‘JEATH’ is an abbreviation for- Japan, England, America, Australia, Thailand and Holland. These are the countries the Prisoners of War ...
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The Tiger cave temple, 20 kms to the south of town centre, Kanchanaburi, Thailand
07:00 am - 06:00 pm
This is a hilltop monastery. It is also called ‘The Tiger Cave Temple’. The temple is about 14 kilometres south of Kanchanaburi town centre. You have to climb more than a 100 steps to reach the temple. But the spectacular view of the scenery from the top is definitely worth it. For as far as you can see, there are just beautiful lush gr...
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Kanchanaburi | Wat Chaichumphon, Kanchanaburi, Thailand
09:00 am - 04:00 pm
Hellfire Pass is a railway cutting that was built by forced labour during the Second World War. This museum commemorates the suffering of those who were involved in its construction. Most of the labours used were prisoners of war. History says that the conditions here were so harsh that many lives were lost during the process of the line’s co...
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Prasat Mueang Singh park, Sai Yok district, Kanchanaburi, Thailand
08:00 am - 04:00 pm
This is a historical park in the Sai Yok district. It covers a huge area of 736,000 square metres. This area is enclosed by a laterite wall. The wall in the south winds along the course of the Khwae Noi River. The other three sides are quadratic. Inside the park are ancient buildings surrounded by lush green lawns and big tall trees. The central to...
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1 kilometer from the Chong-Kai War Cemetery, Kanchanapuri, Thailand
07:00 am - 04:00 pm
This is a temple cave. It is situated in the limestone hills that surround Kanchanaburi. This is a place of animistic spirit worship and also traditional Buddhism. There are interesting stalactites and stalagmites here. Inside, you will find beautiful statues and images of Buddha, surrounded by gifts and ornaments. A visit to this cave is a very un...