Can Gio Mangrove Forest Day Trip

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Key Details
Duration
1 day
Mobile Voucher Accepted
Live Guide
English

Pick-up service

Pick-up is available from the backpacker area and following streets: De Tham, Bui Vien, Pham Ngu Lao, Do Quang Dau, Cong Quynh, Le Lai, Ly Tu Trong, Le Thanh Ton, Thu Khoa Huan, Le Anh Xuan, Bui Thi Xuan,Ky Con. If you are not staying in any of these areas, please come to meeting point at: 28/1 Bui Vien Street, Pham Ngu Lao Ward, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City.

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What You'll Do
  • Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of Ho Chi Minh City
  • Ride a boat through the mangroves of the UNESCO Biosphere Reserve
  • See long-tailed macaques, crocodiles and other wildlife
  • Contemplate entire forest landscapes from a lookout tower
  • Learn and try how to catch Mudskippers and Spotted Gobies
Overview
Discover the Can Gio Mangrove Forest, a lush national park with UNESCO Biosphere Reserve status, situated just southeast of Ho Chi Minh City,
What to Expect
After an early morning departure, the guide will take you on a one and a half hour journey along a well-paved road to mangrove forest in Can Gio district, located at the southeast of Ho Chi Minh City.

Start the visit with an exhibition of photos and models of natural landscapes, animals and plants. Continue with a 5-kilometer walk through the forest; observe and feed hundreds of long-tailed monkeys and other wild animals, such as boars and deers. Contemplate entire forest landscapes from a look out tower, row a kayak or cycle to sightseeing areas (optional). Then board a speedboat for an interesting ride past villages and lush mangrove trees to a farm where locals farm oysters.

You will also have the opportunity to learn to fish. It will be amazing to learn and try how to catch Mudskippers and Spotted Gobies.

Finally, enjoy what you have caught on the river bank (optional cooking expense 40.000 vnd/kg). A delicious Vietnamese lunch will be prepared at a restaurant in the jungle.

You will head back to Saigon and end the tour approximately 17.00.
What's Included
  • Transportation by car
  • Ferry round ticket
  • Small bottle of mineral water
  • English/Vietnamese tour guide
  • Vietnamese lunch
  • All entrance fees
  • Speed boat
  • Fishing
What's Not Included
  • Other services: kayak, bicycle
  • All meals and beverages unspecified in the above program
  • Personal expenses
  • Travel insurance
  • Tips for tour guide and driver
Meeting Point

28/1 Bui Vien Street, Pham Ngu Lao Ward, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City (Open in Google Maps)

Know Before You Go
• Adult pricing applies to all travelers
• Children must be accompanied by an adult
• Dress code is smart casual
• Please bring: mosquito spray, personal travel box, hat, comfort shoes and a change of clothes for catching fish
• Subject to favorable weather conditions. If canceled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund

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Product ID: 70599