Mengkuang Dam is the largest dam in Penang and was opened in 1985. The dam is located in Seberang Perai Tengah, Bukit Mertajam and approximately 28 km from Butterworth. Has an area of 3.9km square and accommodate the water reservoir of 23.6 billion liters at present.
For those of you who love peace, pine dam is a fascinating destination that you should visit. You will also be able to enjoy the natural beauty is so mesmerizing. Beside the green trees surrounded by water from the dam should be able to calm the mind.
There are several facilities available for visitors such as car park, jogging tracks and paths for hikers who want to see the natural beauty around the dam. The visitors can also enjoy the beauty of the hill. There are also kayaking on weekdays. The place is also suitable for water sports activities for domestic and international levels such as the annual Dragon Boat Championships.
Mengkuang Dam is a perfect place to unwind from the bustle of work in addition to recreational activities and a variety of other leisure activities along with beloved family.