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Can Gio- Vam Sat by speedboat

Can Gio- Vam Sat by speedboat
Saigon- Can Gio (Van Sat)  by speedboat

Duration: 1 day

Destination: Can Gio- Vam Sat Mangrove Forest
Pick up & Drop off place: Bach Dang jetty
Distance: 120 km, running time: 4,5 hrs
Rivers and channels passing

Vam Sat, which area is about 50 km from Hochiminh city. Its area is about 2,000 ha where all kinds of plant and animal of marshy ecosystem are found.

08:00: Our Driver & Tour Guide pick you up at the hotel then transfer to Bach Dang Jetty (at Me Linh Square, opposite to Tran Hung Dao Statue, Ton Duc Thang Street, District 1 – Saigon).


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The speedboat brings you along Saigon River crossing Tan Thuan Harbor, Ben Nghe and enters the confluence of Nha Be River and Dong Nai River. And then goes along Nha Be, Long Tau River to Dan Xay Bridge where the forest stretches as far as the eye can see. The boat continues going into the forest. The boat moors at Vam Sat Ferry Boat. You will be guided by professional and friendly local guides and can enjoy the panorama of salty flooded forest with dozen of strange plants and thousand of storks from the top of Tang Bong Tower. Enjoy lunch at local restaurant and relax. Then, the boat brings you along canals and across the forest to “Dam Doi” (Bat’s swamp) where you can see thousands of bats. Sitting on small sampan, slip through streams or walk along small paths through forest, you can also go fishing and enjoy the fish or crabs they caught. Leaving Vam Sat, the boat returns to Saigon. You are brought back at the Bach Dang Jetty. Transfer to your place in Saigon. End of trip.


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Charter speed boat

 

No. of persons

Charter + Private Car

4pax

5pax

6pax

7pax

8pax

9-10pax

11-13pax

14-16 pax up

Nov ’11- May ’12

140

135

130

120

110

100

90

75

Jun ’11- Oct ’11

135

125

120

115

105

95

85

70


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Includes
- Return transport service by Speed Boat + transfer from/to hotel/ jetty Bach Dang
- English/ French speaking guide.
- Insurance on boat, mineral water, fresh fruits, Refreshing cotton towels.
- Entrance fees to Can Gio- Vam Sat
- 1 lunch
- Service Charge and Gvt. Taxes

Excludes
- Other meals
- Individual Traveling Insurance
- Tips

About Vam Sat

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Can Gio – Vam Sat Mangrove Forests Vam Sat
The Can Gio Mangrove Forest was recognized as a World Biosphere Reserve by UNESCO in 2000. It is the first biosphere reserve in Viet Nam, and is the 368th member of the international network of biosphere reserve. Covering an area of 75,740ha, the evergreen forest is a lively world of 150 kinds of flora, 137 species of fish, 31 species of reptiles, 4 species of mammals, 130 species of birds which has inspired biologists and nature lovers alike. At Can Gio, visitors will have opportunities not only to indulge in a fresh green environment but also to explore the mysteries of the tidal swampy ecosystem and thrill to the legends of a amphibious commandos during the Viet Nam War.

Vam Sat is an eco-tourism site with an area of 2,000 hectares in Ly Nhon Commune, Can Gio District, 50km from centre of Ho Chi Minh City. The Eco-tourism site of Vam Sat Mangrove Forest has beautiful landscapes and clean environment, suitable for the development of an eco-tourism area. Visitors to Vam Sat can stay overnight at the houses by the seaside, under the foliages. This area has many interesting activities that attract a large number of domestic and foreign visitors


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