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Kenyir Lake

Kuala Berang, Malaysia
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Selangor, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

1. surrounding not clean 2. Public toilet - Not sure 3. To provide more stall 4. To provide more public transport 5. To provide more gift shop

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Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

The elephant sanctuary is new. It's only six months old. The maps printed and the GPS will tell you to go to another location. That old location is very far away. 50 Km of winding roads before you realise its an old abandoned spot. Then you drive back to realise that the new sanctuary is soo much nearer. A total... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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30 reviews 30 reviews
20 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Tasik Kenyir boasts of being the largest man made lake in SEA. And its true. Its goes on and on and on. Its 260 sq km spread with 300+ small islands, which were hills sometime and a number of small and big waterfalls. Its so peaceful that you can spend whole day just quietly sitting on the banks and jetty... More

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St. Petersburg, Russia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

very beautiful quiet place, ideal for a few days to escape from the city. if you plan to visit the lake during the weekend, you have to know, almost the entire city Kuala Terengganu come here, so book your accommodation in advance.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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36 reviews 36 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Its beautiful scenery.. trip to waterfall is worth it. Boat ride can be pricey.. Various activities around kenyir - elephant sanctuary - herb island - Various waterfall spots - kelah fish sanctuary

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

Kenyir lake has a few attraction...we went for an exciting boat tour around the lake. We stopped at the herb island whereby we were treated with herb drinks ie tongkat Ali, kacip fatimah and mahkota dewa drinks for free.. One can also buy a plant as low as RM10.00 at the herb island.We also stopped at another island where there... More

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Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
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8 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

Love the environment. Really recommend for those nature lover. Espeacially Kelah Sanctuary. Such a new lovely place.

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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

Kenyir Lake is about an hour from Kuala Terengganu, but there are express buses from the city. It is a massive lake, and very interesting to cruise its waters. There are a range of activities from jungle walks to orchid viewing, and well worth the journey.

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Cairo, Egypt
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014

All about this lake is great except when you take a trip to the falls, you will be in a small rudimentary boat.

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Cameron Highlands, Pahang, Malaysia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013

i just passing by as from kuala terengganu to cameron highlands, pit stop at lake kenyir, love the view, not so much to do as i just been there for 2 hours resting from traveling, but a place for angler as various types of fishes available to catch

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