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Dayang Bunting Island, Langkawi, Malaysia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tiring to walk to the island but overall ok, as there are a few activities to do here, like swimming in freshwater, massage, boating etc

Thank Mrs_Juli_Ann
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wear comfortable shoes to hike! The steps are steep! Perhaps not good elderly folks. You'll enjoy the view and ensure to wear your swimming attire too!

Thank LovePerKs
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There is an entrance charge for this. There is a 300m walk along a walking path to reach the lake. There is a well cordoned off area for swimming. We enjoyed the dip in the hot weather.

Thank francis_61jb
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This area is also known as the Pregnant Maiden Island as the islands resemble a pregnant lady laying down. Can be seen from the sea and the tour operators specially stop the boats to show this particular area. This was a part of the island...More

1  Thank Alok_Nahata
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Pretty disappointed in this place. F&B here is ridiculously expensive. There are a lot of mosquitoes here and also aggressive monkeys that will snatch your things from away from you. There are a lot of stairs to climb here to get to the other side...More

Thank kateisnot0nfire
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

Really disappointed about that trip. I paid for a short trip to the mangrove and the lady told me I would see 5 places : fish farm, bat cave, crocodile cave, eagle feeding and monkey feeding from 9.15 to 1 pm. The bus was 20...More

Thank helene598002018
Reviewed 12 July 2018

They have upgraded the area since our last trip 10 years ago... nice view & many monkeys too so be careful of them...

Thank Laura M
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Can take a dip in the lake of Pregnant Maiden as it is said to boost fertility of women. There are also peddle boats with attractive designs available for rent. My little brother and I, rent one paddle boat with Swan design and we go...More

Thank RinaJohn2394
Reviewed 29 June 2018

We went to the Dayang Bunting Island and Lake of the Pregnant Maiden as a part of our Island hopping tour. The mountains look like the shape of a lying down pregnant woman and that is why this lake is called by this name. The...More

1  Thank kanika k
Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

Every usual island hopping tour in Langkawi includes dayang buting or pregnant maiden island. As the mountains in the island resembles the shape of pregnant women and there's a myth that the water in this lake can make a woman fertile it got that name...More

1  Thank manikandanm640
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15 January 2017|
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Response from streetstrokers | Reviewed this property |
Hi Anoop, Nothing near Dayang Bunting. You may at Kuah and take island hoping to Dayang Bunting.
Salina K
10 November 2016|
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Response from emysenpai | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately no