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Geography and climate in Kanchanaburi

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Kanchanaburi - the capital of the province of the same name in Thailand. It is located 130 km west of Bangkok. The province has the third largest area in the country. In the west, Kanchanaburi borders with Myanmar.

You can get to the resort by train or car from Bangkok. Travel time will be about three hours.

The area of the resort is presented in the form of untouched fertile plains, mountains, natural waterfalls, and natural caves, to explore which thousands of tourists come to the province every year.

  The river Kwai also flows here, the length of which is only four kilometers from north-west to south-east.

Time zone of Kanchanaburi: GMT +7 (+ 3 hours to Moscow).


A tropical type of climate prevails in Kanchanaburi. The average annual temperature of the resort is +29 ° C.

The seasons here can be divided into 3 seasons: rainy, dry and hot. During the rainy season from June to October, heavy rainfall falls in Kanchanaburi, and the air humidity reaches 90%.

The dry season lasts from November to February, the average temperature ranges from +19 to +30 ° С. These days are the peak of the tourist season.

March to May is a hot season. During this period, slight precipitation is possible, which stop within a few minutes after the start. The average air temperature exceeds +30 ° C.


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