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Can Gio, Ho Chi Minh City
(2.4/5 based on 150+ reviews on the web)
Go through the mangrove forest protected by UNESCO, and feed crocodiles at Can Gio. Take a boat, or a ferry to the island, populated by monkeys, and crocodiles. You can feed monkeys, but don’t carry the food with you, as monkeys will try to take it from you. Crocodiles live in protected area, and you can feed them only if with a guide. Take a guided tour to go deeper into the jungle, and find out how Vietnamese soldiers defended themselves from US army, and even crocodiles. Go to the forest to see mangroves to see this biosphere reserve. Use our Ho Chi Minh City vacation builder to add Can Gio and other attractions to your Ho Chi Minh City vacation plans.
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  • This place is not in the first list of priority sights of Saigon, but worth the attention, especially with children. For Saigon, it is better to rent a car. Many smaller Asian animals. Gently with fine things, it is better to leave it in the car, and then have to run)
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  • I would love to travel here, very inexpensively and quite fun I want to share with everyone ....
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  • bit far from the center of range 1 hour, Monkey Island here is also quite interesting if stayed in SG long should go here once said
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