Located in the western part of Thailand, Kanchanaburi, adjacent to Myanmar, is an important tourist destination in Thailand. In addition to many famous attractions, here are two small attractions that are also highly recommended for you to take a visit in Kanchanaburi.
Lam Khlong Ngu National Park
The Lam Khlong Ngu National Park in Kanchanaburi is a very important tourist attraction in Kanchanaburi. The national park is densely forested and beautiful. The most attractive scenery in the park is the beautiful caves and beautiful waterfalls. The most popular cave in the public park is the World Cup cave, which has strange stalactites and stalagmites. One of the stalagmites is like a giant trophy, and the cave is named after it. In addition to the beautiful caves, there are many waterfalls in the Lam Khlong Ngu National Park. Visitors can enjoy the cool streams in the green forests, play in the waterfalls and enjoy the excursions.
Opening hours: 9:00 – 16:00
Address: Cha Lae, Thong Pha Phum District, Kanchanaburi
Khwae Yai River Cruise
The Khwae Yai River originates from the Tenasserim Mountain in western Thailand and flows through Kanchanaburi. It is a very important river in Kanchanaburi. The river is clear and the river banks on both sides are beautiful. Taking the cruise on the river to enjoy the beautiful scenery is a major activity in Kanchanaburi. You will like sitting on a wooden boat which is full of Thai characteristics, admiring the stunning mountain scenery on both sides of the river banks, seeing the farmland of the local people, enjoying the bright sunshine, the fresh air and the cool breeze. Occasionally, you can see the ancient houses that are built by the local people, and the Kanchanaburi Houseboat is a major feature on the Khwae Yai River. There are also boathouse hotels on the Khwae Yai river for tourists. The hotel is fully equipped with beautiful scenery and you can choose to experience the boathouse accommodation and enjoy a romantic holiday in the quiet river.