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Lake of the Pregnant Maiden

Address: Pulau Dayang 07000, Malaysia
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Island Hopping Tour from Langkawi
Type: Bodies of Water, Outdoors
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Jakarta, Indonesia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Stopped at the lake as part of our jet ski tour. Were there on a reasonable quiet Saturday afternoon, but still the place was packed. Don't want to go there when tourist season is full on. There are some steep steps going to the lake, so not a great idea for those with physical issues. We decided to swim a... More

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Bangalore, India
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Nice place to go with family. Beautiful views throughout the island hopping trip. Take water and sunblock. Need to climb about 100 steps. Need to be wary of that. Ppl with kids can leave the pram/stroller at the hotel as they won't be used.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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132 reviews 132 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Definitely worth a trip to this island and the massive fresh water lake in the centre if you're in Langkawi. We went via jet ski which was great, but there were larger boats doing day trips. Entry is free, you get a workout going up and down all the steps and can see some monkeys on the walk to the... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Fresh water in between beach salty waters. Great place to go and enjiy swimming.. Don't worry if you don't know swimming, even I don't know. you have life Jackets!!! Enjoy

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Bangalore, India
20 reviews 20 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

It's a scenic beauty.. Pregnant maiden island also called the Pulau Dayang Island is one splendid place to visit in Langkawi. Blue salt water surrounding the hill and pitch green sweet water admits mountain.. There's a small story to the place as well, Pregnant maid trying to cross the ocean delivered baby on her way and from far away you... More

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Bangalore, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

You will have to do some trekking to reach this lake. done this as part of island hopping tour. I would recommend this. There are public toilets and some small shops selling drinks at the lake. you can swim in the lake. make sure you take swimwear

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
19 reviews 19 reviews
7 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Went on 6th june with spouse, which part of island hopping package. When we been there, it was 11am, and luckily the weather was cloudy but no raining. Thus we feel very comfortable. We rent a life jacket for MYR10 and swim as long as we could. The view was breathtaking, the air was fresh, and the water was cold... More

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Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

It was our first stop of Island hopping tour. We were given a 45min time there. After reaching there, a bunch of monkey will welcome you on their land. you have to cross at least 40-50 steps to reach at the top where the fresh water pond is situated & from where you can see the pregnant lady structured hill.... More

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Paro, Bhutan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

Alway be careful of the wild monkeys along the trekking!!!!No foods and drinks while walking please!!!

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

This place is taken on the island hopping tour . Worth a visit . Be careful of the monkeys. You can swim in the lake .

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