Kanchanaburi Explorer [5D4N]

Our Kanchanaburi Explorer itinerary is a great way to travel from Chiang Mai to Bangkok one-way (or in reverse direction.

Stay overnight in both historical capitals of Sukhothai & Ayutthaya, and also explore Kanchanaburi over 2 nights.

Kanchanaburi Explorer [5D4N Private Tour]

2 pax = ฿21,000 per person = ฿42,000 total

3 pax = ฿16,800 per person = ฿50,400 total

4 pax = ฿13,300 per person = ฿53,200 total

5+ pax = ฿11,200 per person

7+ pax = ฿9,000 per person

(lunch is included each day, but other meals & accommodation not included).

This is a private tour with your own licensed, English-speaking guide and transport. ]

Day 1 – Chiang Mai to Sukothai

  • 8:30am Depart Chiang Mai
  • Drive to Lampang
    • Phra That Lampang Luang Temple (free)
    • Lunch (included)
  • Arrive Sukhothai around 3pm
    • Sukhothai Historical Park (central zone tickets included, bicycle hire available at additional cost)
    • Stay overnight in Sukhothai.

Day 2 – Sukothai to Ayutthaya

  • Northern Zone (tickets included)
  • 5 hours total driving time, spaced with breaks for sightseeing and (lunch included).
  • Ayutthaya
    • Wat Yai Chai Mongkon (tickets included)
    • Optional boat rides / diner cruises available (additional cost)
    • Stay overnight in Ayutthaya.

Day 3 – Ayutthaya to Kanchanaburi

  • Wat Mahathat (tickets included)
  • Wat Ratchaburana (tickets included)
  • Wat Phra Si Sanphet (tickets included)
  • Lunch (included)
  • Wat Chaiwatthanaram (tickets included)
  • Kanchanaburi
    • JEATH War Museum (tickets included)
    • Walk across Kwai River Bridge
    • Stay in Kanchanaburi town overnight

Day 4 – Hellfire Pass and Erawan National Park

  • Erawan Falls (national park fees included)
  • Lunch (included)
  • Hellfire Pass (free / donation box)
    • Museum
    • Walk down to railway cutting site
  • Longtail boat ride to floating hotel on Kwae Noi river

Day 5 – Kanchanaburi to Bangkok

  • Visit war cemeteries, other local attractions
  • Lunch (included)
  • Drive to Bangkok
  • Drop at Bangkok Hotel before 4pm

Itinerary Highlights


Lampang city was historically a significant population center of the Lanna Kingdom. Today, it is the capital of Lampang Province, Thailand. Wat Phrathat Lampang Luang If you only make one stop in Lampang, Wat Phrathat …

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Sukhothai city is the historical capital of the Sukhothai Kingdom, and modern-day capital of Sukhothai Province, Thailand. Famous for its historical ruins, Sukhothai is a popular waypoint for travelers between Bangkok and Chiang Mai. Besides …

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Ayutthaya is the historical capital of the Siamese Kingdom, which is a precursor to the modern constitutional monarchy of Thailand. The Best Temples to Visit in Ayutthaya Our top picks for temples to visit in …

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Kanchanaburi is a historic WWII site. The city is home to war cemeteries, war museums, the bridge on the River Kwai, Hellfire Pass, and scenic national parks. Attractions Within Kanchanaburi City Our top picks for …

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Erawan Falls

Erawan Falls is the primary tour attraction within the Erawan National Park, a 1 hour drive north-west of downtown Kanchanaburi. The waterfalls are comprised of 7 numbered cascades, and several minor falls. To gain admission, …

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Hellfire Pass

Kanchanaburi is a historic WWII site. The city is home to war cemeteries, war museums, the bridge on the River Kwai, Hellfire Pass, and scenic national parks. Kanchanaburi Tour Itineraries Olsen in tours is based …

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