November 12, 2014 ICS Travel Group

Did You Know?  |  Vietnamese Dragon Lord

Vietnam Creation myth

 

Did you know that the Vietnamese creation myth tells that Vietnam began with “Dragon Lord” Lạc Long Quân and his fairy wife Âu Cơ?  They had 100 children which are the main 100 family names in Vietnam.

They had 100 children which are the main 100 family names in Vietnam

Among these 100 children are some major spirits such as the Four Immortals (another popular legend in Vietnam). . .the giant boy Thánh Gióng, the mountain god Tản Viên Sơn Thánh, the marsh boy Chử Đồng Tử, and the princess Liễu Hạnh.

If you would like to visit the land of the “Four Immortals” consider our 9-Day Vietnam Classic tour!

  • Shop for bargains along the narrow alleyways of Hanoi’s Old Quarter
  • Cruise around the mystical landscape of Halong Bay and visit caves and grottoes
  • Get a glimpse of royal life in the Nguyen dynasty in the 17th century city of Hue
  • Experience incense filled temples and a deserted palace in Ho Chi Minh
  • Explore a floating river market and tropical fruit orchards in the Mekong Delta

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Vietnam Classic tour