Batam is an island surrounded by ocean and its surroundings are scattered small islands. With such geographical course Batam offers a very charming landscape. The marine and coastal tourism is the mainstay that offered by Batam.
But besides the natural grain of the ocean, Batam is also have a natural landscape which no less stunning that is freshwater lake or dam. There are some freshwater lake or dam in Batam, including the Duriangkang Dam, Mukakuning Dam, Baloi Dam and others. Among the biggest dam is Duriangkang Dam.
Duriangkang Dam is located in Tanjung Piayu behind Batamindo Industrial Park, this place is very convenient because of its location beside the highway bypassed the Tanjung Piayu. There are a lot of public transportation, or you can hire a taxi or rental car. While Mukakuning Dam is located in the Tembesi region at west of Batamindo Industrial Park, Lake is split by a major highway Batuaji-Mukakuning making it very easy to reach it. While Baloi Dam located in Tiban, and cleaved by the Nagoya-Sekupang highway.
The main function of the Dam is a source of clean water for Batam residents. The dams are still surrounded by verdant forests and protected by the hills around the dam. From the height of this hill we can enjoy the stunning natural beauty. The extent of the freshwater lake that extends shimmering blue is perfect when enjoyed while relaxing to relieve fatigue. Of course the beautiful panorama is perfect as a photograph object. You can enjoy the beauty of this fresh water lake with a ride into the hills which is the scenery was amazing.