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Can Gio, Ho Chi Minh City

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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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  • It's a nice way to get out of the city. The beaches aren't white sand if that is what you are looking for, but has cheap and fresh local seafood. Plus you get to take your motorbike on a ferry, which ...  more »
  • We can visit if has a motorbike. Or by bus number 75 start from 23/9 Park - safe and very cheap (only 20.000 vnd). You can visit Vam Sat forest or Monkey island but be careful with monkeys- they're re...  more »
  • I love this part of the nature reserve as it provides many attractions - from mangrove forest to the monkey forest, especially boat rides in the mangrove forest - it is just AMAZING! Nature lovers wil...  more »