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Reviewed 24 September 2018

Great Experience and interesting place to visit. Breathtaking views start about five minutes before you pull into the station of Tham Krasae. Walking across the bridge is a little scary but has to be done, the cave next to the bridge has a statue of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Dario S
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

We took the train ride from Kanchanaburi to Tham Kra about 1.5hours journey. The train ride were quite full, so to get a nice spot is important especially window seat on the left side of the train on your journey in to get the best...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank patjac6761
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Awesome experience on the Tham Kra Sae Bridge. Very excited at the spot. But too many tourists. But a good tracking. Its a bit dangerous walking on the train track up on the cliff but that was very experiential. Love it.!!!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Aaralyn T
Reviewed 6 August 2018

We took the train from Kanchanaburi to here, which took around 1.5 hours and cost 100 baht per person. Its a brilliant place to stop, there's Krasae Cave to visit, and you can walk down the tracks to take pictures, we probably walked about 1.5km...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank mbetowler
Reviewed 11 July 2018

After boarding the Train for the Death rail ride ( train Ride over Bridge over River Kwai) the disembarking station is Tham Kra Sae After getting of the Train it is a 5 minute walk to this Small Wooden bridge there is a small cave...More

Date of experience: May 2018
3  Thank armindo G
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

Parking is available in front of a small market then walk through local market. A final point of market is starting point of train stop " Tham Kra Sae " .Walking along the railway, a small cave, there is a Bhuddha inside.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank SIRI A
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

Take the train from river Kwai bridge station at +\-10:45 and enjoy the ride through to Tham Kra Sae bridge. Train stops both ends of this wooden trestle bridge. Get off at the 2nd stop and start walking back over the bridge. Small cave on...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Julian H
Reviewed 28 May 2018

We were kayaking past the bridge while the train was crossing the bridge. This was a stunning view. The bridge seems sturdy enough after all these years.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Dajoma
Reviewed 26 May 2018

You can walk a long stretch of the death railway and see original rails. Very moving, it was a shame some tourists do not respect the site.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank laurasavill
Reviewed 11 April 2018

I try about anything and get through it. This gives one the chance to walk a railway trellis bridge over the river. I made it but am uncomfortable with height so it was difficult. It is not that high but enough to get my heart...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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ilettuce
9 July 2018|
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Response from Julian H | Reviewed this property |
When you buy your ticket, ask for Nam Tok. You can only buy one way at the Kwai bridge ticket office. I think you can step off at Tham Kra Sae then jump back on the next train to Nam Tok. You may have to start on the early... More
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muj0i_joy
23 May 2018|
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Response from Barry S | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea if there would be a bus from Mallika through to Krasae but even if there was it would probably still drop off on the main road (some way from the railway). Although I might be wrong your second option of going... More
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