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TRAVEL TIPS Ho Chi Minh Friday, 04 November 2016

Can Gio travel – an ideal destination at weekend in Saigon

Can Gio is far from the center of Ho Chi Minh City 50km to the Southeast. This is an ideal place of urban tourists at weekend.

Coming to Can Gio, you can get away from noise, crowd of the city and enjoy peaceful moment with fresh air and quietness.

Means of transport to Can Gio

The distance is not too much so you can choose to travel to Can Gio by bus or motorbike.

By bus

From Ben Thanh market, take bus number 20 to Nha Be and stop at Binh Khanh ferry terminal. After that, take bus number 90 to the sea. On the way to the sea, you can ask for stop at any destination because buses in Can Gio have no bus stops.

Besides, you can take bus numder 75 departing from 23/9 park to Can Thanh (Can Gio). This bus only crosses some popular destination in Can Gio.

By motorbike

Many people choose to travel by motorbike to be able to control the time. From the center of Ho Chi Minh City, go straight ahead to Tan Thuan Bridge (Dist. 7), turn left at Nguyen Van Linh St to Huynh Tan Phat then go straight ahead to Binh Khanh ferry terminal. You need to buy ferry ticket to get to Can Gio then you will go straight ahead from Can Gio to the center of Can Thanh commune. On the way, you can visit Can Gio beach, Vam Sat or Monkey Island… Remember to see the map to avoid getting lost.

Can Gio travel – an ideal destination at weekend in Saigon

There are also several stones and rocks on the way to Can Gio so it is necessary for you to prepare some tools in case of broken motorbike. Especially, you must comply with traffic rule to avoid unexpected problems.

Can Gio travel – an ideal destination at weekend in Saigon

Besides, you can travel by train or canoe.

Places to visit in Can Gio

Exploring Vam Sat mangrove

Vam Sat mangrove belongs to World biosphere reservation with diverse flora and fauna. You can visit famous places like bird sanctuary, Bat Swamp, Crocodile Farm… and join interesting activities like: going fishing, crocodile catching, kayaking…

Can Gio travel – an ideal destination at weekend in Saigon

If you want to immerse yourself in the nature, traveling by canoe is really good idea.

Can Gio travel – an ideal destination at weekend in Saigon
Can Gio travel – an ideal destination at weekend in Saigon

Playing on Can Gio Beach

Not crowded as Vung Tau, Can Gio is still a familiar beach with many tourists. You can play with your friends and family in peaceful and quiet atmosphere.

Can Gio travel – an ideal destination at weekend in Saigon
Can Gio travel – an ideal destination at weekend in Saigon
Can Gio travel – an ideal destination at weekend in Saigon

Although the services are not very developed here, this beach is a perfect destination for anyone who is seeking for peace and quietness.

Visiting monkey island

Can Gio travel – an ideal destination at weekend in Saigon

Monkey island is an attractive destination in Can Gio. There are over 1.000 monkeys on this island and they are very smart. However, remember to take care of your personal belongings because these monkeys are very naughty.

Experience adventurous games: catching crocodile

In Vam Sat Tourism, there is a crocodile farm. Coming here, tourists can explore and learn more about the habit of crocodile and even try to catch crocodile.

Can Gio travel – an ideal destination at weekend in Saigon

This game may sound very adventurous and dangerous but it’s very safe. You will be taken to a lake full of hungry crocodiles and sit on a canoe surrounded by B40 net. All you need to do is sitting inside and wait for the crocodile.

Enjoying seafood

Can Gio is famous for delicious seafood. There are many kinds of seafood here: tiger shrimp, red shrimp, iron shrimp…

Can Gio travel – an ideal destination at weekend in Saigon

Whatever dishes you choose, Can Gio seafood still make you feel satisfy. However, remember to make a bargain and consider well before buying to avoid low-quality seafood and being ripped-off.

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