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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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  • Great value tour $45 from GetYourGuide. 16 people on tour, but we had 25 seat coach, so plenty of space. Our guide, Jay, had only taught himself English 10 months ago, and was great. The coach takes a...  more »
  • Can gio mangrove forest. Monkeys are just divine and worth every minute. Rest of the tour was slow and boring. Food was ok and our tour guide ensured we had some vegan food. If you want to get close t...  more »
  • Ly Nhon, Can Gio is a very good brackish water fishing spot. Here people can catch baramundi, baracuda, bream & other brackish water species. Besides this fishing spot is not very far from Ho Chi Minh...  more »

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