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Tham Kra Sae Bridge, Kanchanaburi
(4.3/5 based on 180+ reviews on the web)
Learn about the tragic World War II history of Tham Kra Sae Bridge. The bridge makes up a small part of the 415 km (228 mi) Burma Railway or "Death Railway," built with the forced labor of Allied prisoners of war in extreme conditions. Many of these POWs died during the construction, and the bridge serves as a testament to the horrors of those times, with trains still operating on the tracks. In addition to the bridge itself, there is a small Buddhist shrine inside a picturesque cave near the bridge. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Tham Kra Sae Bridge and many more Kanchanaburi attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Kanchanaburi travel itinerary maker.
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  • This area is scenic and resort to the homeless. The bridge is a wooden railway krasae cave along the River Kwai and wow him. We can stroll along the railways and to krasae cave (but be careful with the train. Trains return to the past at about 1:30 p.m.) will be on the middle of a bridge and krasae cave is Caverns provided prisoners comes at an episode coming by train. See, and think about the world and feel depressed because of the cave, it is not very wide. We can travel by rail or bridge will be krasae cave, driving to (path to Hellfire).
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  • Most amazing! On the one hand, rise to the high rocks, the other in the bottom of the river. The train slowly glides on Rails built with human hands. The place is interesting, I recommend because of the local colour:)
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  • This is an amazing bridge to visit, the wooden structure is so well built; and to think of the conditions it was built under. You are able to walk along the tracks, and this is a great experience give...  more »