Can Gio mangrove Forest located in the southeast of Ho Chi Minh City was protected as national park and UNSECO Biosphere reserve.This Region stretches from the ocean to the edge of Ho Chi Minh City, covering some forty thousand hectares of diverse habitats including mangroves, palm-fringed islands, steamy jungle, wetlands, and salt marsh.Can GIo boasts astonishing biodiversity and supports one of the most important ecosystems in Vietnam.The region is an up – coming eco -tourism hotspot and also a great way to escape from crowded and polluted Ho Chi Minh city.
At Countryside Adventures, We recommend you to take a soft cycling and kayaking to experience the nature and the wildlife – spotting of Can Gio Mangrove forest.
Explore the Mangrove
7:30 AM: Pick up at your hotel and transfer to a Forest countryside where we will start riding in a quiet path to enjoy the countryside. On the way we will stop at one of local house to understand about Birdnest breeding.
9:00 – 10:30: Start riding into a natural mangrove forest where you will enjoy the nature.
11:00 -13:00: Kayaking into the natural area and the mangrove forest will give you the frest environment, stress release, enjoy the nature while paddling.
It’s also a chance to stop at Oyster farm to taste a very fresh oyster and get to know about how the local breed oyster.
13:30: Lunch at local restaurant with sea food.
15:00: Visit to the local market and the temple dedicated to the Whale.
15:30: transfer back to Saigon.
17:30: Drop off at your hotel. Ends of the Cycling trip.