Explore the lush jungles, exotic wildlife, and colorful scenery of Can Gio National Park. Embark on a journey though a natural sanctuary with the chance to play with monkeys, visit a crocodile farm, cruise though the jungle on a speed boat, as well as tour a Vietnam Base and Can Gio Market.
Bright and early, depart for Can Gio in your air-conditioned van to ensure a comfortable 37-mile (60-km) drive out of Ho Chi Minh. Upon arrival, make your first stop at "Money United," for the opportunity to see and play with the multitude of long-tailed monkeys. Then, head to crocodile farm to get up close to these prehistoric creatures. As you continue to wander through the Mangrove Forest, keep your eye out of other wildlife among the lush greenery and calm water.
Next, hop on board your speed boat for an exhilarating ride through the jungle. As you speed through the waterways, appreciate the untouched scenery of Can Gio National Park. Following your boat ride, visit the Vietnam War Base while tuning into your expert guide's historical insights.
At midday, stop at a popular lunch destination among locals, Phuong Nam Restaurant, to savor an authentic Vietnamese meal and listen to Southern folk music.
Following lunch, feel free to spend some time relaxing by the swimming pool or partaking in additional activities before going to Can Gio Market. Here, you can practice your bargaining skills among the craft, food, and textile vendors. Finally, wind down the day with a convenient ride back to your hotel in Ho Chi Minh.