Formerly known as Wonderland Amusement Park, the recreational centre is arguably the best in Abuja and by extension Nigeria. Covering about 330,000 hectares of land, Magicland Amusement Park is a nicely themed and well-equipped recreational park that can ultimately be referred to as Nigeria’s Disneyland equivalent.
Magicland Park features a beautiful lush green setting and rocky landscape in a neat and well-maintained environment. The park comprises of leisure gardens for relaxation, various rides for different age ranges, and several restaurants and cafeterias scattered around the park.
How to get to Magicland Park?
The closest Airport to Magicland Amusement Park is the Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport. Local airlines like Dana Air, Arik Air, and Air Peace offer direct flights from major cities like Lagos, Port Harcourt, Calabar, Benin and Enugu. At the Airport, there are taxis available to take you to Magicland Park.
Things to do at Magicland Park
Relax at the Leisure Gardens
There are leisure gardens scattered around the park where you can relax and immerse yourself in the serenity of nature. Foods aren’t allowed in the park due to the numerous eating outlets available there so if you are planning a picnic, then you have to get refreshments from the available shops and restaurants.
Increase your Adrenaline levels with the Available Rides
There are lots of exciting activities to engage in at the park with numerous rides like roller coasters, ocean cars, frog jump, bumper car, cowboy mini wheel, happy worm capsule, carousel, pirate ship, flying tower, and bouncy castles, and many others. This promises maximum fun and brings out the child in you Charges for the rides are very affordable, they vary from 300naira to 600naira. A visit to Magicland isn’t complete if you do not hop on any ride
Try Local Dishes at the Restaurants
There are various restaurants and drinking booths scattered all around the park. The most popular of them all is the Fulani Ranch which serves delicious local and continental cuisines. Try one of the local delicacies, let your taste buds feel the Fulani magic. Also, there are various cafeterias and shops ready to cater to your needs.
Magicland Amusement park is a great place for that family outing. Also, a good place to go with friends to catch some fun. If you want to experience the magic that resides within then find your way there, let loose, forget all your worries, and just bask in the euphoria of the environment.