* Can Gio Mangrove Forest full day tour is One of the most enjoyable tour for any tourist around the world , approximately 45 km away from Ho Chi Minh City .
* This water mangrove covers an area of nearly 77.000 ha . it looks like * A HUGE GREEN LIVER * in order to purify the polluted air for the whole Ho Chi Minh City .
* Can Gio Mangrove Forest is the homeland of many different type of fishes , ( more than 130 different types ) , over 150 different piece of plants , floras and herbs , over 150 different piece of birds , over 130 different piece of fishes , over 35 different type of reptiles , over 150 different type of animal so on ...
* Take an adventure speed boat trip along beautiful and curving mangrove canal to visit RUNG SAC Base ( One of The Most Important army base of Viet Cong soldiers ( Vietnamese soldiers ) .* During American War in Viet Nam , from 1966-1973 , Water Can Gio Water Mangrove Area was used to be One of The Most Important Army base of Vietnamese soldiers to fight against US Army and their allies as well .
* Because from Can Gio Water Mangrove to the sea is around 20 km ( by water way ) only .
* So that ,during American War in Viet Nam , Can Gio Water Mangrove was used to be One of the main gateway of US Army and their allies in order to transport their army as well as weapons to supply their team and their allies in Ho Chi Minh City , included the South Vietnamese government as well ( Republic of Viet Nam ) .
* During American War in Viet Nam , from 1965-1975 , there was used to be a lots battle ever happened here between Vietnamese soldiers and American Army and their allies as well,
and there was also a lots of another battle ever happened here between human and wild giant crocodiles as well .
* After you visit Rung Sac Army base , you will take a short walk to visit Monkey island , and catching crocodiles in a small pond .
*Can Gio Mangrove Forest was recognized by UNESCO as The first Viet Nam's Bio-phere Preserve Forest since the year 2000 .
Can Gio Water Mangrove Forest is only 50 km away from Ho Chi Minh City , It takes more than one hour to reach there .
* Can Gio Mangrove Forest covers area of nearly 77.000 ha , It''''s the homeland of many different pieces of beautiful birds , it''''s also the homeland of more than 130 different pieces of fishes , more than 35 different pieces of reptiles and some of them are listed in the Viet Nam''''s Red Book and also the International Red Book as well , homeland of more than 130 different type of floral and herbs as well.
* From Can Gio Water Mangrove Forest to go to the East Sea is approximately 20 km away .
*During American War in Viet Nam , 1961-1973 , US army and their allies ever used Can Gio as One of the main water way to transport arms , weapons to supply their arm , as well as their allies in Ho Chi Minh City , especially , for the south Vietnamese government , Republic of Viet Nam .
* So that , during American War in Viet Nam , there were used to have a lots of battles ever happened here between US army , their allies and Viet Cong Soldiers ( Vietnamese soldiers whom supported the north Vietnamese government ) .
* There were more than 400 battles ever happened here between US Navy and their allies with Viet Cong soldiers ( Vietnamese soldiers whom supported the north
Vietnamese Communist Party ) .
*Finally , Viet Cong soldiers and Vietnamese people ever destroyed over 350 US battleship , and a lots of American soldiers and their allies as well as Viet Cong soldiers
died after these battles .
* Especially , there was one of the great Victory of Viet Cong soldiers ( included Commando and Frogman soldiers ) ever destroyed one of the biggest and heaviest US Navy Ship in Can Gio Sea during American War in Viet Nam ( 1965-1973 ) .
* During American War in Viet Nam ( 1965-1973 ) , Viet Cong soldiers ( Commando and Frogman soldiers ) ever destroyed the Victory US Navy Ship which was over 10.000 tons weigh that its carried over 100 US Army tanks , more than 20 tons of food and vegetables , gasoline , arms and something else ..
* This is one of the great victory of Viet Cong soldiers in Can Gio Mangrove Forest during American War in Viet Nam .
* Beside that , there were a lots of another battles ever happened here between man with a lots of wild huge crocodiles .
* During American War in Viet Nam , US air force ever sprayed a lots of chemical weapons , such as : agent orange , defoliant , napalm bombs , dioxin so on ....
* Because they want to transform this region into no man land area , however , after the war , there were a lots of Vietnamese prisoner who supported the South
Vietnamese government were released by the north Vietnamese government , and they were ordered to replant the water mangrove forest . And a lots of them died
because of malaria , petechial fever , so on ...
* Nowadays , Can Gio Water Mangrove Forest becomes a Huge Green Liver in order to purify the polluted air for the whole Ho Chi Minh City .
* Can Gio Water Mangrove Forest was recognized by UNESCO as The World Network of Biosphere Reserve since the year 2000 .
* On arrival , Tourist will spend more than two hours by speedboat to explore Can Gio Water Mangrove Forest , included some activities as below :
* Speedboat will cruise along the water Can Gio Mangrove Forest Pond in order to enjoy the beauty of Can Gio Mangrove Forest .
* Stop by at an local island , take a short rowing boat trip to visit the fox boat hanging on the tree .
* Catch some big crabs in a small pond .
* Take a short Tuk Tuk Trip on the island , then take a short walk to climb up the tower , and enjoy the whole view of Water Mangrove Forest , and if tourist visit Can Gio Water Mangrove Forest during April to October , tourist have a chance to enjoy the incredible view of thousands of birds coming home to build their nest and give birth as well .
* After that , tourist take short boat trip to cruise around the small lake to catch crocodiles .
* There is also some monkeys on the island , they are very lovely too .
*Then , tourist has Lunch at an local restaurant . After Lunch ,if tourist want to take a short walk through water mangrove forest , please ask your guide , or Our guide and captain will take tourist by speedboat back to the boat station .
* Then , Our guide and driver will take tourist back to your hotel . End of your tour .
* THIS TOUR IS TRULY ONE OF THE MOST ENJOYABLE TOUR IN VIET NAM NOWADAYS .