Visit Vam Sat Mangrove Forest from Ho Chi Minh city

8:30: Start from Ho Chi Minh city in the morning, we will depart for Can Gio - Vam Sat - one of the most important wetland of Vietnam listed in the World Network of Biosphere Reserves by UNESCO, which is home for more than 200 species of fauna and 52 species of flora. After a 50km-drive, we will arrive the private dock and head on a boat trip to discover the characteristic and natural landscape of the mangrove forest before boarding a smaller wooden boat to reach the bat lagoon where a colony of large flying fox bats sleeping the day away.

Then get back to the main boat and head straight to the heart of the forest for a soft trek and the visit the bird sanctuary during the nesting season and stop by the watchtower to observe thousands of birds including storks, herons and cranes flying around.

You will have a chance to enjoy lunch at a local restaurant before taking a short walk to a natural crocodile lake. While out of the lake, occasionally, you may spot wild monkeys jumping out from the deep forest.

Afterwards, head back to Ho Chi Minh city.

17:00: Arrive Ho Chi Minh city and transfer to your hotel. End of services.

Experiences:
Attractions
Art and History
Farmers Market
Landmarks
Nightlife
Outdoor Activities
Shopping
Workshops
Other
Languages spoken: English
Recommended gear: Sport shoes, light weight clothes, camera
Included in price: Meals included in the program, Private driver & English-speaking guide, Hotel pickup and drop-off (for hotels in city center only), A/C transfer
Not Included in price: Drinks, Personal expenses, Tips / gratuities, Other services not mentioned in the program
Cancellations : You can cancel free of charge until 48 hours before your reservation starts. After that time, no cancellations, changes or refunds will be made.