Outdoor Activities in Kanchanaburi

Outdoor activities in Kanchanaburi are a mix of adventure sports and some laid-back vibes amidst scenic beauty. Kanchanaburi comes with an ideal terrain and atmosphere to spend active holidays and make plenty of unforgettable memories. So, explore the wilderness of Kanchanaburi and spend some time in the lap of nature with these exciting outdoor activities Kanchanaburi has to offer. From the most adventurous experiences to the most popular ones, the following list combines it all to make sure you do not miss these unique experiences while planning a trip to Kanchanaburi.

From sunrise to sunset, let's discover the best spots for outdoor activities in Kanchanaburi:

  1. #1 of 33 Outdoors Activities in Kanchanaburi
    - Used in 3797 itineraries
    Hellfire Pass Museum

    Tags: Museum, History Museum, Tourist Center, Architecture

    Address: Kanchanaburi | Wat Chaichumphon, Kanchanaburi, Thailand

    Timings: 09:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    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 labou...Read more

  2. #2 of 33 Outdoors Activities in Kanchanaburi
    - Used in 3129 itineraries
    Bridge Over The River Kwai

    Tags: Bridge, Tourist Center, Picnic Spot, Nature

    Address: Tha Makham, Kanchanaburi, Thailand

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This bridge is a part of the Thailand-Burma Railway Line. Prisoners of War and Asian Slaves were involved in its construction. It was a difficult terrain to build a bridge upon. And thanks to the malt...Read more

  3. #3 of 33 Outdoors Activities in Kanchanaburi
    - Used in 2220 itineraries
    Kanchanaburi War Cemetery

    Tags: History Museum, War Memorial, Cemetery, Tourist Center

    Address: Saeng Chuto Road, Kanchanaburi, Thailand

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This is the main Prisoner of War cemetery in Thailand. It is associated with the victims of the Burma Railway. There are close to 7000 former POWs buried here. The cemetery is very well maintained. Yo...Read more

  4. #4 of 33 Outdoors Activities in Kanchanaburi
    - Used in 1706 itineraries
    The Thailand-burma Railway Centre

    Tags: Museum, History Museum, Coffee House, Tourist Center

    Address: 73 Jaokannun Road, BanNua, Amphoe Muang, Kanchanaburi 71000, Thailand

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    This is an interactive museum. It is dedicated to the maltreated victims of the Thailand-Burma Railway line. There are various sections in the museum that have been chronologically arranged to narrate...Read more

  5. #5 of 33 Outdoors Activities in Kanchanaburi
    - Used in 2717 itineraries
    Thai-burma Railway

    Tags: Bridge, Picnic Spot, Train Ride

    Address: The Riverside, Kanchanaburi, Thailand

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This is a historic railway line that starts from Ban Pong, Thailand and ends at Thanbyuzayat, Burma. The Japanese Army had this line built during the Second World War. The railway line has a very dist...Read more

  6. #6 of 33 Outdoors Activities in Kanchanaburi
    - Used in 1000 itineraries
    Jeath War Museum

    Tags: Museum, Architecture

    Address: Wat Chai Chumphon near the TAT office on Saeng Chuto Road, Kanchanaburi, Thailand

    Timings: 08:30 am - 04:30 pm Details

    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 stoo...Read more

  7. #7 of 33 Outdoors Activities in Kanchanaburi
    - Used in 356 itineraries
    Sai Yok National Park

    Tags: Cave, Forest, National Park, Waterfall

    Address: Moo 7, Amphoe Sai Yok, Kanchanaburi 71150, Thailand

    Timings: 06:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    This is one of the most sought after national parks in Thailand. It is home to waterfalls, mountains caves and rare animals. The park covers an area of 500 square kilometres. The area is mountainous, ...Read more

  8. #8 of 33 Outdoors Activities in Kanchanaburi
    - Used in 328 itineraries
    Safari Park Open Zoo

    Tags: Park, Zoo, Safari, Tourist Center

    Address: 40/2 Moo 5,Tambon Nongkum,.Bo Phloi District, Kanchanaburi 71160, Thailand

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    This is an open zoo safari park. It was once a dreary mining pit, but now has been converted into one of the most fun destinations in the region. The aim of the park is to spread environmental awarene...Read more

  9. #9 of 33 Outdoors Activities in Kanchanaburi
    - Used in 88 itineraries
    Taweechai Elephant Camp

    Tags: Forest, Park, Theme Park, River

    Address: 14/1 Moo 6 | Chong Sadao, Kanchanaburi, Thailand

    Timings: 08:00 am - 03:00 pm Details

    This is a big activity park dedicated to elephants. In the camp, there are 40 elephants. This is not just an elephant sanctuary. It’s much more than that. The elephants are trained. They enterta...Read more

  10. #10 of 33 Outdoors Activities in Kanchanaburi
    - Used in 495 itineraries
    Tham Kra Sae Bridge

    Tags: Cave, Bridge, Statue, Picnic Spot

    Address: Tham Kra Sae station, Kanchanaburi, Thailand

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This is a wooden bridge that is a part of the Tahiland-Burma Death Railway. It is one of the most popular destinations along with the Tham Kra Sae train stop. The bridge is very old but well maintaine...Read more

  11. #11 of 33 Outdoors Activities in Kanchanaburi
    - Used in 116 itineraries
    Wat Tham Sua

    Tags: Religious Site, Temple, View Point, Observatory

    Address: The Tiger cave temple, 20 kms to the south of town centre, Kanchanaburi, Thailand

    Timings: 07:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    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 reac...Read more

  12. #12 of 33 Outdoors Activities in Kanchanaburi
    - Used in 139 itineraries
    Prasat Mueang Singh

    Tags: Temple, Museum, View Point, Ancient Ruin

    Address: Prasat Mueang Singh park, Sai Yok district, Kanchanaburi, Thailand

    Timings: 08:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    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 N...Read more

  13. #13 of 33 Outdoors Activities in Kanchanaburi
    - Used in 402 itineraries
    Pha Tad Waterfall

    Tags: View Point, Waterfall, Walking Area, Tourist Center

    Address: Srinakarin Dam National Park, Kanchanaburi,Thailand

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This is a large single level waterfall. The fall is from a height of 25 m. The water flows down from the limestone cliffs of the Kala mountain range. This waterfall is located inside the Khuean Srinag...Read more

  14. #14 of 33 Outdoors Activities in Kanchanaburi
    - Used in 157 itineraries
    Khao Pun Cave

    Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Cave, Observatory

    Address: 1 kilometer from the Chong-Kai War Cemetery, Kanchanapuri, Thailand

    Timings: 07:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    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 an...Read more

  15. #15 of 33 Outdoors Activities in Kanchanaburi
    - Used in 333 itineraries
    Kaeng Lawa Cave

    Tags: Cave, View Point, Observatory, Statue

    Address: Kaeng lawa Cake, Pak Saeng Pier, Kanchanaburi, Thailand

    Timings: 09:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    This is the biggest cave in Kanchanaburi and is also one of the most popular destinations in the region. The cave is 75 kilometres away from the city. It’s accessible by both water and road. The...Read more