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Can Gio, Ho Chi Minh City

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Island Nature / Park
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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  • After a long stay in the city we decided to travel out to Can Gio ourselves taking the bus, ferry and bus. We were hoping to see some countryside, wildlife and just escape the busy city for a day. Jou...  more »
  • You need to get on board a ferry with other vehicles in order to access can gio. Took the motorboat ride and explored the natural reserves. Traffic is bad during Vietnam holiday.  more »
  • Me and a friend rode out on bikes, which was interesting in itself. The monkey sanctuary and old war area were quite good; there's even a couple of crocodiles scattered around!  more »

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