Top Ten Flying Mythical Creatures

Which mythical creature that's able to fly do you think is the best? Cast your votes and comment!

The Top Ten

1 Dragon Dragon A dragon is a legendary creature, typically with serpentine or reptilian traits, that features in the myths of many cultures.

Dragon is my favorite. It's also very famous in metal music, especially power metal. - Metal_Treasure

They are dangerous and epic. - Fretto

2 Phoenix Phoenix

Phoenixes are absolutely great mythical creatures.

They're legendary creatures!

They look great. There is a band called Tenacious D who released an album called "Rize of the Fenix". - Fretto

They look so... mezmerizing

3 Pegasus Pegasus

They would've been the best flying creatures ever but science tells us that birds' weight's higher than a particular point limits its abilities to fly and so it would be impossible for such a thing to fly even if it had a pair of wings. - LightningBlade

Pegasus is a pure-white winged stallion. He's the son of Poseidon and Medusa and the brother of Chrysaon - BlueFrostOfThunderClan

4 Griffin

Also called griffon and gryphon. Griffin is an eagle with a lion's body, tail, and back legs. Since lion is tradisionally considered the king of beasts and eagle is traidisonally considered the king of birds, Griffin is thought to be the king of all animals - BlueFrostOfThunderClan

5 Hippogryph

Hippogryph or hippogriff is similar to a griffin, except a hippogryph is an eagle/horse while a griffin is an eagle/lion - BlueFrostOfThunderClan

6 Fairy

In the folklore, winged fairies are pretty rare (they fly using other creatues), but nowadays often depicted with insect wings - BlueFrostOfThunderClan

7 Roc
8 Garuda

Garuda is depicted as a large mythical bird, a bird-like creature, or a humanoid bird. Garuda appears in Hindu and Buddhist mythology - BlueFrostOfThunderClan

9 Wyvern

A wyvern is similar to a dragon. It has the head and wings of a dragon and the body of a reptilian - BlueFrostOfThunderClan

10 Harpy

Harpy is a female monster with the body of a bird and a face of a woman - BlueFrostOfThunderClan

The Contenders

11 Wolpertinger

A WolperTinger is a mythological being with the head of a hare, large and feathery wings, and has the body structure of a dog. Wolpertingers are about the size of a coyote and they have fangs and antlers.

12 Amphitere Amphitere

The amphitere is a snakelike creature with no arms or legs, just wings. - Hermione_Granger220

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