04.08.2020, 00:30

Pristine nature and the simple rustic life in Can Gio

Pristine nature and the simple rustic life in Can Gio
Can Gio Mangrove Forest from above. Photo: Can gio tourist

Can Gio is located 50 km from downtown Ho Chi Minh City. It  is famous for Can Gio Mangrove Forest which has been listed as a biosphere reserve by UNESCO. The site is an important wildlife sanctuary in Vietnam as it is characterized by a wetland bio system dominated by mangrove and many rare species.

Monkey Island. Photo: Motogo
The River Confluence. Photo: Nguyen Van Sang
Oyster farming rafts. Photo: Bui Van Nghiep
Sleeping bat. Photo: Phan Thanh Son
Can Gio Mangrove Forest. Photo: Internet
Monkey Island. Photo: Mekong Delta Tour
Photo: Nguyen Thanh Tung
Binh Khanh Bridge connects Ho Chi Minh with Can Gio. Photo: Vietnamtourist
Salt farmer in Can Gio. Photo: Nguyen Manh Cuong
Salt farmer in Can Gio. Photo: Vietnam Tourist
Little girl with nipa palm fruits. Photo: Tran Cao Bao Long