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TASIK DAYANG BUNTING

Location:

Compartment 7, Pulau Dayang Bunting Forest Reserve.

20km from Kuah town, Langkawi.

Accessible by boat.

Type of Forest:

Coastal Hill Forest.

Elevation : 20 m a.s.l

Special Features:

This recreational forest is named after Tasik Dayang Bunting (Lake Of The Pregnant Maiden). As the name depicts it carries many legendary believes.

This natural and fresh water lake which covers an area of approximately 10 hectares is separated from the sea by a 10m rock wall. It is splendid for swimming and recreation.

There are canoeing and boating facilities available at an affordable price.

Its rocky landscape is suitable for challenging and adventurous activities.

The main plant species found here are malut, buey, kelat, merpauh periang and palms.

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