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River Kwai Bridge Week 2011

River Kwai Bridge Week November 25 - December 6, 2011

River Kwai Bridge Week, Kanchanaburi
November 25 - December 6, 2011

Each year in late November to early December, the world famous River Kwae Bridge built by Allied prisoners-of-war during World War II, becomes the focal point of celebrations.

Event highlights include historical and archaeological exhibits, a carnival, folk and cultural performances, rides on World War II vintage trains, and a spectacular light and sound presentation re-enacting the bridge's World War II legacy.

Contact information:
Tourism Authority of Thailand, Kanchanaburi Office
Tel: +66 (0) 3451 1200, (0) 3451 2500
Fax: +66 (0) 3451 1200

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