Can Gio Biosphere Reserve belongs to Can Gio District, a coastal suburban district located 40 km southeast of Ho Chi Minh City. This reserve has been listed as a biosphere reserve by UNESCO in 2000. The site is an important wildlife sanctuary in Vietnam as it is characterized by a wetland biosystem dominated by mangrove and many rare species. Can Gio Mangrove forest is also known as the lungs of Ho Chi Minh city.

The Can Gio forest is more than just a natural wonder – it’s a vital part of Ho Chi Minh City and Vietnam’s ecosystem, providing numerous benefits that are essential to our planet’s health and well-being. At Les Rives, we’re committed to showcasing the beauty and importance of this incredible ecosystem, while promoting sustainable tourism and supporting the local community.

Can Gio Mangrove forest

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Can Gio forest tour by speedboat

2,699,000 VND | 8 hours


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Can Gio Forest


Reconnect with nature in the eco-adventure to the mangrove forests of the Can Gio UNESCO Biosphere Reserve located 40 kilometers outside of Ho Chi Minh City. Alive with monkeys, gibbons, crocodiles and other tropical forest life, the wetland enchants visitors with its lush leafy palm and fresh air. Glimpse local life along the river at a nearby fishing hamlet and see why the fertile Mekong Delta region has enchanted centuries of travelers with its captivating colors, sound and aromas.

Our Can Gio Forest tour by speedboat is led by our expert guides, who are not only knowledgeable about the local flora and fauna, but are also passionate about preserving this unique ecosystem for future generations. With their guidance, you’ll experience the breathtaking beauty of the forest, and gain a deeper understanding of its vital role in protecting against floods and coastal erosion, as well as supporting countless species of plants and animals.


But our commitment to sustainability does not stop there. We work closely with our partners and families in Can Gio to ensure that our tours are respectful of the forest and its inhabitants, and that the benefits of tourism are shared with the community. Our tour guides are well-trained in sustainable tourism practices, and will help you understand the importance of minimizing our impact on the environment while still creating meaningful experiences for our guests.

By joining us on the Can Gio forest biosphere reserve tour by speedboat, you’ll not only enjoy an unforgettable experience – you’ll also be supporting our efforts to promote sustainable tourism and preserve this incredible ecosystem. Together, we can ensure that future generations can enjoy the beauty and benefits of the Can Gio forest for years to come.

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