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Duyong Island

Duyong Island, Kedah, Malaysia

Lake/ River/ Ponds
Islands

About Duyong Island

Pulau Duyong is a river island in the mouth of Terengganu River in the state of Terengganu, Malaysia. Previously, it was divided into Pulau Duyong Besar and the smaller Pulau Duyong Kecil, but sedimentation and reclamation have united it as well as changed its coastline substantially. A seaward extension has been developed into the Heritage Bay Resort which hosts the annual Monsoon Cup yacht race.


Attractions near Duyong Island

Masjid Al Hana12.47km from Duyong Island

This Mosque was built as the largest and most popular mosque in Langkawi. A peach-and-gold structure situated to the west of the picturesque Lagenda Langkawi Dalam Taman, along Persiaran Putra, the mosque is topped with a gold onion-shaped dome and enjoys a great location close to the waterfront.

Cenang Beach14.9km from Duyong Island

Sandy swimming beach along a strip of restaurants, duty-free and souvenir shops.

Kilim Geoforest Park22.39km from Duyong Island

The Kilim Karst Geoforest Park consists of three river estuaries that stretch from Kisap village approximately 10&km to Tanjung Rhu, and they are all interconnected. They are rich in wildlife with hairy nosed sea otters, brown winged kingfishers, monitor lizards, and swimming macaque monkeys being common sights. There is also a bat cave within the Geoforest Park.

Langkawi Cable Car25.39km from Duyong Island

It provides an aerial link from the Oriental Village at Teluk Burau to the peak of Gunung Machinchang, which is also the location of the Langkawi Sky Bridge. The total length is 2.2 km (1.4 mi), with a journey time from the base to the top of around 15 minutes.

Seven Wells Waterfall26.19km from Duyong Island

Known locally as Telaga Tujuh, Seven Wells Waterfall is so named because seven natural pools have been formed at different levels by water streams that flow down the second highest mountain of Langkawi - Mount Mat Cincang. This is the most picturesque and undoubtedly the best waterfall in the island.

Langkawi Sky Bridge27.37km from Duyong Island

Langkawi Sky Bridge is a 125-metre  curved pedestrian cable-stayed bridge in Malaysia, completed in 2005. The bridge deck is located 660 metres  above sea level at the peak of Gunung Mat Cincang on Pulau Langkawi, the main island of the Langkawi archipelago in Kedah.

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