Teluk Bahang Dam, Penang Island

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#17 of 21 in Outdoors in Penang Island
One of the most impressive engineering works on the island, Teluk Bahang Dam was built to provide an alternative water supply. The surrounding scenery of hills and lakes complements the engineered work, in fact, the dam can be photographed from different points along the main road that winds through the area. Stretching up to a height of 58.5 m (192 ft) and out to a length of 685 m (2,247 ft), the dam represents an impressive work of local engineering and craftsmanship. It was completed in 1999. To visit Teluk Bahang Dam and get the most from your holiday in Batu Ferringhi, create itinerary details personal to you using our Batu Ferringhi trip itinerary maker tool .
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  • Not merely a water dam, but the calm, serene surroundings with additional beautiful hill, bunch of white fluffy, cottony clouds & clear blue sky as the backdrop transform the place into a nice place t...  more »
  • Is that passing cycle often. It is the artificial lake Batur felling go further back to take a course to the South, and after a while, appears. Are good for mountain hiking and biking through people's resting place. I think if the pool was not rim location. Seems to can't get and not the moderate think renting bicycles, cycling is also good, but mountain bikes and road bikes, etc. There is no Mama-Chari.
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  • This Dam is not what you thought, we have learned that this dam provide pure drinking water for Penang Island. We were thrilled walking along the road grazing the view of water, greenery and hills... ...  more »

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