US$ 120

Can Gio Biosphere Reserve Tour by Luxury Speedboat

Enjoy a full-day eco-adventure by luxury speedboat, traveling from Ho Chi Minh City to Can Gio Biospere Reserve with an expert guide. Cruise through the canals of the Mekong Delta en route and visit a vibrant riverside market. In the UNESCO-listed Can Gio Biosphere Reserve, discover Giant Bat Lagoon by rowboat, trek through mangrove jungle, see a crocodile reserve, observe gibbons and monkeys, and enjoy bird watching. Lunch and light breakfast are included, and numbers are limited to 14 participants, ensuring an informative small-group experience.

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  • Luxury speedboat cruise to UNESCO-listed Can Gio Biosphere Reserve
  • Zoom past canals to a riverside market at the gateway to the Mekong Delta
  • Explore Giant Bat Lagoon by rowboat and visit a crocodile reserve Search for gibbons, monkeys and migratory birds in Vam Sat Eco Park on a mangrove walk
  • Enjoy on-board breakfast and a delicious Vietnamese lunch at a riverside restaurant
  • Round-trip hotel transport from Ho Chi Minh City by air-conditioned vehicle included Small-group limited to 14 people ensures a more personalized experience

INCLUSIONS

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Professional guide
  • Transport via air-conditioned vehicle
  • Transport via luxury speedboat
  • Breakfast Snacks and beverages
  • Lunch
  • Entry/Admission – Can Gio Mangrove Biosphere Reserve Entry/Admission – Vam Sat Salt-Marsh Forest Ecological Tourist Center

EXCLUSIONS

  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Gratuities

DEPARTURE & RETURN

Departure Point
Ho Chi Minh City hotels located in District 1, 2, 3
Traveler pickup is offered

Departure Time
8:00 AM
Hotel pickups commence approximately 30 – 60 minutes prior to this time, exact pickup time will be advised on reconfirmation.

Return Details
Returns to original departure point

WHAT TO EXPECT

  • In the morning, your guide meets you in your hotel lobby for transfer to Ho Chi Minh City’s central pier, where you depart by luxury speedboat for the lush, green tributaries of the Mekong Delta.
  • Enjoy a light breakfast of sandwiches or pastries, tropical fruit and Vietnamese coffee onboard your boat during the 2-hour journey to Can Gio.
  • Once the target of chemical warfare, the UNESCO-designated Can Gio Biosphere Reserve, located south of Ho Chi Minh City, is teeming with wildlife and biodiversity in lush mangrove forests.
  • Make several scenic stops on your way to the reserve. Take in the bustling Can Giuoc Market, where you can sample local fruits and get great photo ops.
  • Then cruise past a tapestry of green paddy fields, tropical fruit trees and water palms before moving into a landscape of mangroves. Your guide explains the features of Can Gio, one of Vietnam’s most important ecosystems, where more than 52 flora species and 200 fauna species live.
  • Visit traditional fishing hamlets, then cruise the tranquil waters of Giant Bat Lagoon in a rowboat.
  • Your guide leads a short trek through the mangroves to a private riverside location where have a traditional Vietnamese lunch. After lunch, head to Vam Sat Eco Park. There, you might spot gibbons and monkeys, try crab fishing and go bird watching for local and migratory bird species.
  • See a crocodile reserve (and feed them via a fishing rod if you wish) to learn about the once-plentiful crocs that were hunted to near extinction. Alternatively, take another mangrove jungle walk with your guide.
  • Depart Can Gio in the afternoon, returning to Ho Chi Minh City by boat.
  • At the central pier, transfer to your air-conditioned vehicle for drop-off at your hotel.

Can Gio Biosphere Reserve Tour by Luxury Speedboat
Can Gio Biosphere Reserve Tour by Luxury Speedboat

HOTEL PICK UP

  • Hotel pick-up is offered for this tour.
  • Note: if you are booking within 24 hours of the tour/activity departure time, we cannot guarantee hotel pick-up.
  • Once your purchase is complete, we will send you complete contact information (phone number, email address, etc.) for our local operator to organize pick-up arrangements.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking.
  • An extra surcharge may apply for meal accommodations
  • Comfortable shoes, sunscreen and insect repellent is recommended
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travelers can participate

CANCELLATION POLICY

Tour cancellation policy from Vietnam Budget Tour

  • For a full refund, please cancel at least 30 days in advance of the start date of the experience.
  • Cancel 29- 7 days: charge 50% of the total tour cost
  • Cancel 6- 3 days less: charge 80% f the total tour cost
  • Cancel 3 days less: charge 100% f the total tour cost