tasik-melatiSituated about 8 km by road or 15 minutes drive from Kangar, Tasik Melati or MelatiĀ  lake is originally a pieces of shallow wetland developed into a recreation park some thirty years ago. The park occupied a total land area of about 80 acres with ample parking lots and recreation facilities. The lake can be seen with some 130 sand bars in the middle with elevated concrete walkways well connected for visitors to get a closer view into the shallow clear water lake .

Other facilities like, children playground, reflexology path, watch tower and some stores for refreshments and souvenirs. Visitors usually come here to unwind themselves after work, walking and jogging or to enjoy a picnic with family during holidays.

Angling is allowed in the park but use of fishing net is strictly prohibited. Main species found in the lakes are cat fish, carps, tilapia, lampang and snakehead. Other wildlife includes squirrels. monkeys, monitor lizards, pythons and migratory birds.

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