Kanchanaburi to Amphawa – Bicycle Touring Route
Route: Easterly route that takes you from the Thai/Burma border city of Kanchanaburi to the charming little town of Amphawa, known for its fireflies and weekend night market.
Configuration: Point to point.
Start point: City center (Sangchuto Road – Hwy 323) in Kanchananburi. This area is close to the tourist attractions of Kanchanaburi as well as many budget and mid-range accommodation options.
End point: The end point of this route brings you directly to the riverside resort area of Amphawa.
Notes: On this route you will cycle through many small riverside towns that offer the chance for drinks and meals. Towards the end of the ride you’ll pass through the old section of Ratchaburi city before making the final approach to Amphawa town. Aside from the initial departure from Kanchanaburi, the short ride through Ratchaburi city, and a few large intersections this route will keep you well away from all major highways. Roads – 100% paved.
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