This is a new and exotic day tour for Saigon-based travelers. You will discover the National Biosphere Reserve of Can Gio and immerse yourself in its natural beauty and learn about its wildlife.
What to Expect
Start with a 8:00am pick-up from your hotel by private car and guide. You will reach Can Gio by 10:00am. Here, you will visit Monkey Island situated in Can Gio Mangrove Forest recognized as an UNESCO International Biosphere Reserve on January 21, 2000. Explore Can Gio Museum with its archaeological relics as well as unique flora and fauna. Then, travel to the Mangrove Forest by boat and visit Rung Sac Guerilla Base by canoe, where you'll get to see crocodiles, wild cats, otters, pythons, playful monkeys, and more. The Purebred Crocodile Reserve Park boasts more than 80 specimens of these prehistoric reptiles. Transfer to 30/4 Beach where you can see Vung Tau on the left and Tien Giang on your right hand side. Have the option to take a swim and relax until you have lunch at Carot restaurant facing the East Sea.
Following lunch, you will drive to Vam Sat Eco Tourist Site and take a canoe trip to visit Vam Sat, traveling past the flora typical of mangroves, and then visit a bat reserve. Experience crab and crocodile fishing on the boat and visit the crab ponds to learn about their lifecycle and how to collect the best crabs for eating. Enjoy seeing a variety of wild animals and admire the bird sanctuary in Vam Sac. End your trip by visiting the crocodile farms to learn about the process of crocodile egg laying and visit the new born crocodiles. At 4:00pm, you will drive back to Ho Chi Minh City where you will arrive at your hotel at around 6:00pm.
- Private tour with English/ French-speaking guide
- Daily departure from Ho Chi Minh City
- Private pick-up and drop-off services
- Can Gio Forest park entry fee
- Vam Sat Forest canoe and boat fee
- Lunch at Carot Restaurant
- Private car
- Bottled water