Monday, October 27, 2008
Quick facts about tourist spot at Pulau Ketam
a) The floating fish farm - Most popular tourist post at Pulau Ketam. Special briefing conducted by Greenway tour guide enable tourists to enchance their knowlegde about fishes reared in the fish farm. Chalets are also available for a night's stay of fishing.
b) Chinese temples - Most of the residents of Pulau Ketam are Chinese; therefore, you can find many temples here. For exmaple, Nang Thiam Keng Temple and Hock Leng Keng Temple.
c) Boat Builder - One of traditional industry in Pulau Ketam, the whole process is done by manually without any help of computer or high - tech. It cost > $100,000 < and take 1-2 months to setting up.
d) The First Bridge - There are 11 bridge in Pulau Ketam. This bridge is a most important bridge at Pulau Ketam becuase it link up 2 area, Town centre and Bagan Teochew.
e) The Native's Village - Population around 30 people, all of them are fisherman.