Places to visit in Nigeria

5236 Places of Interest found


Agia tree monument

Agia tree monument

The Agia monument is a major tourist site for Christian pilgrims coming from far and wide to see the first place Christianity was preached in Nigeria. Located in the serene city of Badagry, everyone is welcome to share in the gospel.

Category: Monument
Tags: Explore nature, Learn, Sightseeing
Iron of Liberty

Iron of Liberty

The Iron of liberty located in Lokoja is a landmark that signifies where slaves were set free by the British empire. The anti slavery campaign was spear headed by Bishop Ajayi Crowther.

Gurara Waterfalls

Gurara Waterfalls

This is one of the biggest natural tourist attractions Nigeria has to offer.

Category: Waterfall
Tags: Explore nature, Learn, Sightseeing, Swim
Wase Rock

Wase Rock

There are few places like this that bring home how small one is compared to nature. But as humans, even limited by our stature, we can always conquer all if we are up to it. Proven your mantle and come rock-climbing here!

Category: Nature
Tags: Explore nature, Meet friends, Relaxation, See wildlife
Gashaka Gumti National Park

Gashaka Gumti National Park

ABOUT Gashaka-Gumti National Park (GGNP) is a national park in Nigeria, It was gazetted from two game reserves in 1991 and is Nigeria’s largest national park. It is located in the eastern provinces of Taraba and Adamawa to the border with Cameroon. The total area covers about 6,402 km2, much of the northern GGNP is savannah grassland, while the southern GGNP sector of the park has a rugged terrain characterized by very mountainous, steep slopes as well as deep valleys and gorges, and is home to montane forests. Altitude ranges from ranging from about 457 metres (1,499 ft) in the northern flatter corner of the park, up to 2,419 metres (7,936 ft) at Chappal Waddi, Nigeria’s highest mountain in the park's southern sections. It is an important water catchment area for the Benue River. There is abundant river flow even during the markedly dry season. Enclaves for local Fulani pastoralists exist within the park boundary that allow for farming and grazing SERVICES There are no services rendered here as the national forest is not properly managed. BEST FEATURES Gashaka-Gumti National Park has it beautiful environment full with all kinds of animals around the forest BEST TIME TO VISIT Gashaka-Gumti National Park can be visited at any time of the year WHO CAN VISIT Historians, Photographers, couples, tourists, and fun lovers SAFETY Gashaka-Gumti National Park is not safe at night as there are no security agents around the forest and one needs to be extremely careful

Category: Game reserve
Tags: Explore nature, Learn, Play, See wildlife, Sightseeing
Omenka gallery

Omenka gallery

with its wide range of local and international collections, the Omenka art gallery is an utopia for art lovers, established and upcoming artists. It was established to maintain the presence of Nigerian and African art on a global scale. Everyone is welcome to enjoy our pieces.

Category: Art gallery
Tags: Buy/Sell, Drink, Eat, Explore art, Relaxation
MicCom golf

MicCom golf

leisure and golf? MicCom golf course is a prime tourist destination offering a wide range of fun filled activities for the family, golfers or people looking to unwind. come in today for a hole in one.

Category: Sport arena
Tags: Drink, Eat, Exercise, Golf club, Meet friends, Play, Relaxation
Gidan Makama Museum

Gidan Makama Museum

The Gidan Makama Museum also known as Kano museum is a time capsule with displays of traditional materials, city walls, maps of Kano, the history of statehood, It exhibits Kano in the 19th century, its Civil War, economy, traditions,industry and music.

Category: Museum
Tags: Explore art, Learn, Meet friends, Relaxation, Sightseeing
Wikki warm springs

Wikki warm springs

Wikki warm springs is the answer of mother nature to the cries of her children. At a constant temperature of 31°C, visitors are afforded the opportunity to relax in a tranquil environment while being serenaded by the sound of nature.

Category: Resort
Tags: Explore nature, Play, Relaxation, Sightseeing, Swim
Kainji lake national park

Kainji lake national park

ABOUT Kainji National Park is a national park in Niger State and Kwara State, Nigeria. Established in 1978, it covers an area of about 5,341 km2 (2,062 sq mi). The park includes three distinct sectors: a part of the Kainji Lake in which fishing is restricted, the Borgu Game Reserve to the west of the lake, and the Zugurma Game Reserve to the southeast. Kainji National Park was established in 1978 and is divided into three distinct sectors, the Zugurma Game Reserve, the Borgu Game Reserve and Kainji Lake. Since 2005, the protected area has been considered a Lion Conservation Unit together with Yankari National Park. The park is owned by the state and managed by the Federal National Park Service (FNPS), receiving direct government funding. This means that enforcement actions against poachers can be pursued under national park law and not in the local courts. The Kainji national park established from a merge of two game reserves is home to a variety of wild life ranging from elephants to monkeys, baboons and lions. It is a conservation center aimed at promoting the biodiversity of Nigerian wildlife. Trivia: The Kainji national park is located near the famous Kainji hydroelectric dam. SERVICES There are no services rendered here as the national forest is not properly managed. BEST FEATURES Kainji National Park has it beautiful environment full with all kinds of animals around the forest BEST TIME TO VISIT Kainji National Park can be visited at any time of the year WHO CAN VISIT Historians, Photographers, couples, tourists, and fun lovers SAFETY Kainji National Park is not safe at night as there are no security agents around the forest and one needs to be extremely careful

Category: Game reserve
Tags: Explore nature, Learn, See wildlife, Sightseeing
Nike lake resort

Nike lake resort

About Nike Lake Resort Nike Lake Resort is situated on the banks of Nike Lake, Enugu. The resort has 210 rooms and suites affordable to any kind of budget you have. All the rooms have that spectacular vies, the rooms either overlooks the well manicured garden or the lake. The rooms are very comfortable and you have the feeling of being at home. the resort has been strategically placed in a serene and calm environment as other  top tourist sites in Enugu state is easily accessed from the resort. Safety There is a very safe location as the resort prides itself with the safety of its guests. Things to Do The resort has 2 tennis court, a well equipped gym for fitness junkies, swimming pool, a lounge, free wireless internet access. You can as well play volleyball or basketball, go on boat rides, take a long walk. There are enough facilities at the resort to make sure that you never run out of options on what to do at the resort. What to Bring Before heading to Nike lake resort, here are some helpful things to take along with you; cash or debit/credit cards, a friend or group of friends, camera to take pictures of the exciting time spent at the resort. Best Features The view of the resort is mind blowing, the rooms are well tended to, very welcoming staff. The resort offers services like free wireless internet access, large car park, massage therapy centre, safe deposit box at the reception, gift shop and so many more. Best Time to Visit Nike lake Resort The resort is always opened to guests. Most Common Visitors The most common visitors are tourists, fun lovers, corporate people, families, class groups, couples. Why You Should Visit To get away from the official activities, enjoy a perfect romantic getaway, family bonding.

Category: Resort
Tags: Ceremony, Dance, Eat, Explore art, Meet friends, Relaxation
Eggon hills

Eggon hills

Do you know what an inselberg is? Kopjes? A trip to Eggon hills in Nassarawa is sure to change that. With its beautiful scenery and ambience, you are welcome to experience Nassarawa.

Category: Nature
Tags: Explore nature, Learn, Sightseeing
Sambisa game reserve

Sambisa game reserve

Built by the colonial masters in the late nineties, the sambisa game reserve offers visitors the chance to have that safari experience.

Category: Park
Tags: Dance, Drink, Eat, Explore nature, Play, Relaxation, Sightseeing
Jos museum

Jos museum

Originally the National museum, Jos museum is an important research center into the pre historic culture of Nigeria boasting of a pottery hall, Nok terracotta heads and the museum of traditional Nigerian architecture.

Category: Museum
Tags: Attend public lectures, Explore art, Learn, Relaxation, Sightseeing
Riyom rocks

Riyom rocks

Riyom rock is a rock formation located in the Riyom community of Jos, it is a tourist destination where visitors can go rock climbing,observe nature or take pictures of the scenery.

Category: Nature
Tags: Explore nature, Meet friends, Relaxation, See wildlife

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