River Kwai Bridge Week and Kanchanaburi Red Cross Fair 2017

River Kwai Bridge Week and Kanchanaburi Red Cross Fair 2017The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) Kanchanaburi Office is organising the River Kwai Bridge Week and Kanchanaburi Red Cross Fair 2017 from 24 November to 3 December at the River Kwai Bridge and Klip Bua Stadium in Mueang district, Kanchanaburi.

The annual River Kwai Bridge Week is organised with an aim of promoting tourism and creating greater awareness of Kanchanaburi as a destination for both domestic and international tourists.

Highlight is the light-and-sound show that tells the stories of the World War II in honour of the prisoners of war who built the infamous Death Railway, the Bridge on the River Kwai and the Hellfire Pass. This year the show will present the story on the construction of the Death Railway.

The light-and-sound show is scheduled twice a day on 24 – 25 November and 1 – 2 December, at 19.00 Hrs. and 20.30 Hrs. There will one show a day at 20.00 Hrs. on 26 – 30 November and on 3 December.

There are a total of 1,200 seats per show at 300 Baht per seat. Tickets can be purchased before the show or in advance at the Kanchanaburi Provincial Hall, Tel: +66 (0) 3451 1778, 3451 5208 and 3451 2399.

The event will be held in conjunction with the Kanchanaburi Red Cross Fair 2017, offering plenty of shopping opportunity for local products, along with a range of entertainments, such as exhibitions from governmental organisations and educational institutions, a mini motor show, concert and cultural performances.

*Photo credit: tatnewsthai

For more information, please contact:
TAT Kanchanaburi Office
Tel. +66 (0) 3451 1200 and 3451 2500
E-mail: tatkan@tat.or.th, tourismkan@gmail.com

Post Author: TAT Newsroom