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Can Gio Forest & Local Life Experience

CAN GIO MANGROVE FOREST CAN GIO FOREST & LOCAL LIFE EXPERIENCE

  • Adult

    2,599,000 VND*
  • Child

    4 - 12 years old

    1,899,000 VND*
  • Infant

    0-3 years old

    Free of charge

Departure Time: 8:00 AM

Finish Time: 4:00 PM

Thieng Lieng Island is a beautiful small island located in Can Gio. It is known for its peaceful and serene atmosphere, surrounded by lush mangrove forests and winding waterways. The island is a popular destination for those seeking a break from the bustling city life and for nature enthusiasts who want to explore the unique biodiversity of the delta. Thieng Lieng Island is also home to a number of traditional fishing villages, where visitors can learn about the local way of life and sample delicious, locally-sourced seafood. Overall, Thiêng Liêng Island offers a unique and enriching travel experience, combining natural beauty with cultural insights.

Explore the lush UNESCO Biosphere Reserve and learn about daily life of local people on peaceful Thieng Lieng island during our Can Gio Forest and Local Life Experience Tour.  This tour is a great combination between our best selling Can Gio Forest and Mekong Delta

Guests will have a chance to reconnect with nature while learn about the culture and tradition of local people living on the island. We design this tour as an educational eco-adventure that suitable for wildlife lovers and city-dwellers of all ages. We believe The Can Gio Forest and Local Life Experience will give you a day off the grid to rediscover the simplicities of life.

Premium servicesAvailable in small group tourGuided by local experts Meal included (breakfast & lunch)Pick-up and drop-off included

8:00 amYour guide will meet you in the lobby of your hotel and bring you by car to our boat at Saigon Water Bus Station.

8:15 am: Your boat will depart Saigon for the lush, green tributaries of the Mekong Delta. A light breakfast of pastries or sandwiches, tropical fruit and Vietnamese coffee (ca phe sua da) is served.

9:00 am: Visit Can Giuoc Market, a bustling local riverside market at the gateway to the Mekong Delta. Great photo opportunities!

9:45 am: Arrive at the Giant Bat Lagoon and explore gently by rowing boat, before trekking through the mangrove jungle.

10:45 am: Arrive at Thieng Lieng Island, our tour guide will take you to walk around the island and learn how they make salt in a traditional way. You will also visit the five-color house and enjoy the traditional music performed by the only artist on the island.

1:00 pm: Having a delicious lunch at local house.

2:00 pm: Continue to explore the island, guests will have a chance do a foot soaks with salt and herbal while relaxing and learning about the daily life of the people on the Island.

3:00 pm: Depart Can Gio’s mangrove jungles for Saigon.

4:15 pm: Arrive back Saigon’s central pier. Les Rives’ staff will take you back to your hotel by car.

Please note that due to the individual nature of the tours, times are approximate and can vary slightly. 

Inclusions: Light breakfast, lunch, unlimited refreshments and local fruit, English-speaking guide, all entrance fees, pickup and drop off at centrally located hotels.

Exclusions: Food and drinks (unless specified), gratuities (optional),  surcharge for halal meal options (if required).

Please note we only pickup and drop-off at hotel located in district 1 and district 3.

All transactions on our website are processed by Trekksoft. You can choose to use conversion rate of Trekksoft or of your credit card issuers. This option is displayed before checkout. Please check and choose the option which you find more advantageous. Les Rives will hold no accountability for currency conversion issues.

Explore the lush UNESCO Biosphere Reserve  and learn about daily life of local people on peaceful island during Can Gio forest and Local Life Experience Tour

After departing Saigon, the first stop on your speedboat tour will be a bustling riverside market at the gateway to the Mekong Delta. Here you can observe a traditional market scene, take some great photos and sample the local Mekong produce.

As you depart the market, the slow-paced agricultural world of the Mekong Delta begins to give way. The tapestry of green paddy fields, tropical fruit trees and coconut palms turn to towering mangrove trees looming over the boat, enveloping you in a dusky twilight world.

You have arrived at the UNESCO Biosphere Reserve of Can Gio, one of Vietnam’s most important ecosystems, providing a habitat for 52 species of flora and 200 species of fauna.

Les Rives have excellent relationships with the locals here and you’ll visit traditional fishing hamlets, where fisherman knot their nets by hand by the river. Then you can take a gentle row on the tranquil waters of Giant Bat Lagoon. You can also enjoy a short, guided trek through the mangroves.

At Thieng Lieng Island, guests will have a chance to to meet friendly local people and learn about their culture and traditions! You can also try to make salt in the traditional way or do a foot soaks treatment with salt and herbal. Our Can Gio Forest and Local Life Experience is the perfect tour for wildlife, nature and cultural enthusiasts.

OVERVIEW
  • Adult

    2,599,000 VND*
  • Child

    4 - 12 years old

    1,899,000 VND*
  • Infant

    0-3 years old

    Free of charge

Departure Time: 8:00 AM

Finish Time: 4:00 PM

Thieng Lieng Island is a beautiful small island located in Can Gio. It is known for its peaceful and serene atmosphere, surrounded by lush mangrove forests and winding waterways. The island is a popular destination for those seeking a break from the bustling city life and for nature enthusiasts who want to explore the unique biodiversity of the delta. Thieng Lieng Island is also home to a number of traditional fishing villages, where visitors can learn about the local way of life and sample delicious, locally-sourced seafood. Overall, Thiêng Liêng Island offers a unique and enriching travel experience, combining natural beauty with cultural insights.

Explore the lush UNESCO Biosphere Reserve and learn about daily life of local people on peaceful Thieng Lieng island during our Can Gio Forest and Local Life Experience Tour.  This tour is a great combination between our best selling Can Gio Forest and Mekong Delta

Guests will have a chance to reconnect with nature while learn about the culture and tradition of local people living on the island. We design this tour as an educational eco-adventure that suitable for wildlife lovers and city-dwellers of all ages. We believe The Can Gio Forest and Local Life Experience will give you a day off the grid to rediscover the simplicities of life.

ITINERARY

Premium servicesAvailable in small group tourGuided by local experts Meal included (breakfast & lunch)Pick-up and drop-off included

8:00 amYour guide will meet you in the lobby of your hotel and bring you by car to our boat at Saigon Water Bus Station.

8:15 am: Your boat will depart Saigon for the lush, green tributaries of the Mekong Delta. A light breakfast of pastries or sandwiches, tropical fruit and Vietnamese coffee (ca phe sua da) is served.

9:00 am: Visit Can Giuoc Market, a bustling local riverside market at the gateway to the Mekong Delta. Great photo opportunities!

9:45 am: Arrive at the Giant Bat Lagoon and explore gently by rowing boat, before trekking through the mangrove jungle.

10:45 am: Arrive at Thieng Lieng Island, our tour guide will take you to walk around the island and learn how they make salt in a traditional way. You will also visit the five-color house and enjoy the traditional music performed by the only artist on the island.

1:00 pm: Having a delicious lunch at local house.

2:00 pm: Continue to explore the island, guests will have a chance do a foot soaks with salt and herbal while relaxing and learning about the daily life of the people on the Island.

3:00 pm: Depart Can Gio’s mangrove jungles for Saigon.

4:15 pm: Arrive back Saigon’s central pier. Les Rives’ staff will take you back to your hotel by car.

Please note that due to the individual nature of the tours, times are approximate and can vary slightly. 

Inclusions: Light breakfast, lunch, unlimited refreshments and local fruit, English-speaking guide, all entrance fees, pickup and drop off at centrally located hotels.

Exclusions: Food and drinks (unless specified), gratuities (optional),  surcharge for halal meal options (if required).

Please note we only pickup and drop-off at hotel located in district 1 and district 3.

All transactions on our website are processed by Trekksoft. You can choose to use conversion rate of Trekksoft or of your credit card issuers. This option is displayed before checkout. Please check and choose the option which you find more advantageous. Les Rives will hold no accountability for currency conversion issues.

REVIEWS
PHOTOS
WHAT TO EXPECT

Explore the lush UNESCO Biosphere Reserve  and learn about daily life of local people on peaceful island during Can Gio forest and Local Life Experience Tour

After departing Saigon, the first stop on your speedboat tour will be a bustling riverside market at the gateway to the Mekong Delta. Here you can observe a traditional market scene, take some great photos and sample the local Mekong produce.

As you depart the market, the slow-paced agricultural world of the Mekong Delta begins to give way. The tapestry of green paddy fields, tropical fruit trees and coconut palms turn to towering mangrove trees looming over the boat, enveloping you in a dusky twilight world.

You have arrived at the UNESCO Biosphere Reserve of Can Gio, one of Vietnam’s most important ecosystems, providing a habitat for 52 species of flora and 200 species of fauna.

Les Rives have excellent relationships with the locals here and you’ll visit traditional fishing hamlets, where fisherman knot their nets by hand by the river. Then you can take a gentle row on the tranquil waters of Giant Bat Lagoon. You can also enjoy a short, guided trek through the mangroves.

At Thieng Lieng Island, guests will have a chance to to meet friendly local people and learn about their culture and traditions! You can also try to make salt in the traditional way or do a foot soaks treatment with salt and herbal. Our Can Gio Forest and Local Life Experience is the perfect tour for wildlife, nature and cultural enthusiasts.

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  • Adult

    2,599,000 VND*
  • Child

    4 - 12 years old

    1,899,000 VND*
  • Infant

    0-3 years old

    Free of charge

* Includes mandatory Government Tax & Service Charge

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