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Lake of the Pregnant Maiden

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Address: Pulau Dayang 07000, Malaysia
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Nice lake, watch out for cheeky monkeys

Legend says that barren women who bathe in the lake will be able to conceive children again. I went here on a tour from Langkawi, in which we also got to see the sea eagles and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 18, 2016
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were dropped here as part of an Island Hopping tour and left for an hour. 20 mins would have been adequate to walk up the stairs, past the slightly illegible signs (in English, translated at the bottom which had discoloured) and bad plastic tigers, to a load of floating pontoons on the lake peppered with dire warnings about swimming... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

Legend says that barren women who bathe in the lake will be able to conceive children again. I went here on a tour from Langkawi, in which we also got to see the sea eagles and tour the beaches. Be careful of the monkeys - they are quick and smart. I saw one eyeing my apple, which I placed in... More 

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Coimbatore, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016

Awesome Swimming Experience at Lake of the Pregnant Maiden, I loved this place, this water is so so fresh in between the sea. There is Hope, Thouse who dont have kid, that a girls want to get pregenent soon, who has to drink this water, will get the same. I dont know, I just heared there. Only Rent of 5... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful location, fresh water lake surrounded by hills. Little uneven walkway. They charge 6 ringgit per person as entry fee. Good for swimming and pedal boating.

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Thank Brijesh K
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2016 via mobile

Juz a little sharing here abt my trip last week to Lake of the pregnant maiden. Picture square of view around here. Enjoy the scenery very muchh. Totally perfect . U can do some activities here n enjoy swimming here.

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Thank Myra A
Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2016

Rent a kayak / paddleboat and within a few minutes you are in the middle of the freshwater lake on your own, with only the sounds of the forests and your own breathing. There are scuba rental options too! Combine it with a trip to Kilim Geoforest Park and Beras Basah Island for a full day tour!

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Thank myr0ntay
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016 via mobile

Be cautios because of nasty monkeys that tries to grab bags, food and anything they find attractive. One can swim in this lake, there are kayaks and catamarans. The view is magnificient. A lot of interesting informaton about the soil and this island you can find on the route to the lake. Recommended.

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Thank Денис Л
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2015

The lake is beautiful and very nice to take a dip in. It's deep so be sure you can swim or have a life jacket on if you don't. Firstly, be sure to get there as early as possible as it crowds up VERY quickly and once the crowd sets in it loses it's serenity, sadly. Having said that if... More 

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Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2015 via mobile

A 7 minutes hike up to the lake in the middle of the island. No worries on the hike as pathways and rails provided Lake water was cool, calm and fresh, very nice to swim Life jackets also available for purchase (optional) for RM5 Monkeys were also hanging around but don't worry they won't disturb you, just Monkeys being friendly

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2015

We bought the Tour for Island Hoping from our Hotel (Casa Fina) We went to : Pregnant maiden island, eagle island, and beras basah. I would say this one is the best.

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