Hoan Kiem Lake – the symbol of Ha Noi

Locating in the middle of one of the busiest streets of Vietnam capital that attracts many visitors from locals to foreigners to explore the beauty of Vietnam, Hoan Kiem Lake is a legendary spot,and is the heart of Ha Noi, which makes it outstanding among many other lakes in the North of Vietnam.

Hoan Kiem lake

Hoan Kiem lake

Legend tells that the Heaven King sent Emperor Ly Thai To a magical sword, which he used to fight against Chinese colonization and got his distinguished victory. After the war, Ly Thai To go to this Lake and returned the magical sword to a giant turtle, which grabbed the sword and disappeared into the depths of this lake to restore the sword to its original owners. Due to the faithful and inspired story, the locals name the lake is “Ho Hoan Kiem”, which means “Lake of the Restored Sword”.

Ho Guom

Ho Guom

Opening Hours: Daily 08:00 – 17:00

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