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Places to visit for your vacation in Nigeria

Nigeria has one of the most beautiful tourist attractions, so you don’t believe me right? Let just take a look at this beautiful places in Nigeria, then l guess after watching you will definitely be visiting one them in your next holiday.

Yankari Game Reserver: was located at Bauchi state. Yankari was originally created as a game reserve in 1956, but later designated Nigeria’s biggest national park in 1991. It is the most popular destination for tourists in Nigeria and, as such, plays a crucial role in the development and promotion of tourism and ecotourism in Nigeria. You will surely catch fun by finding different varieties of animal at the place.

• Nike art center: Nike Art Gallery is an art gallery in Lagos owned by Nike Davies-Okundaye. The gallery is arguably the largest of its kind in West Africa. Housed in a five-story tall building, it boasts a collection of about 8,000 diverse artworks from various Nigerian artists. Is the largest with four floors of artworks of different descriptions such as paintings in different media, batik and Adire fabrics, embroidery, appliqué, beadworks, pen & ink drawing on paper and on canvas, aluminum & copper works and sculptures also in different media, you won’t believe how beautiful the place was.

• Hi impact planet: Hi Impact Planet (also known as the Hi Impact Amusement park) is an amusement, theme park and resort on the outskirts of Lagos but located in Ogun State along the Lagos–Ibadan Expressway. Hi-Impact Planet Amusement Park offers world-class fun for the young and old, friends and families. There are games, rides and other entertaining attractions for the young and young at heart. You and your family will enjoy a good time and form magical memories.

Port Harcourt Tourist Beach: Is a white sand urban beach in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, created in 1988. It is located along Kolabi Creek, east of the Old Township district, and about 146 miles from Kribi in Cameroon. The beach is designed to cater for the recreational needs of everyone especially young people. It is visited by both tourists and residents, and it is one of the most popular beaches in Port Harcourt.

• Tarkwa Bay: Is an artificial sheltered beach located near the Lagos Harbor in Nigeria, anyway is just 20mins boat ride from Victoria island. There are several parts of Lagos Island where you can board a ferry or high-speed boat to the bay. The most popular places to get a boat to Tarkwa Bay are Marina, Mekwe Jetty, and Tarzan Marine ( Victoria Island).

• Lekki conservation Centre: it was established in 1990. Widely acclaimed as an icon of nature conservation and pearl of ecotourism, Lekki Conservation Centre represents the flagship project of NCF for the preservation of the unique biodiversity, scenic, natural, scientific and recreational values of the coastal environs of the south-western Nigeria.

• Obudu Mountain Resort: Obudu Mountain Resort (formerly known as the Obudu Cattle Ranch) is a ranch and resort on the Obudu Plateau in Cross River State, Nigeria. The ranch has in recent times seen an influx of both Nigerian and international tourists because of the development of tourist facilities by Cross-River State Government, which has turned the ranch into a well known holiday and tourist resort center in Nigeria. Its has a serene climate compared to other regions in Nigeria.

• Erin Ilesha Waterfall: Erin-Ijesha Waterfalls (also known as Olumirin waterfalls)[1] is located in Erin-Ijesha. It is a tourist attraction located in Oriade local government area, Osun State, Nigeria. The waterfall is said to have medicinal properties and people came from all over to drink from the waterfall and be healed.The Erin Ijesha Waterfalls is also a popular excursion point for schools around the vicinity.

• Jos wildlife park: Jos wildlife park is one of the largest man made zoological gardens in the country and is home to a variety of animals ranging from monkeys, elephants, lions. The variety of wildlife and closeness to nature is one of the many reasons why tourists come from far and wide to visit.

• Osun Oshogbo Grove: The Osun-Osogbo Sacred Grove is a large cultural landscape of undisturbed forest near the city of Osogbo in southwestern Nigeria. Dedicated to Osun, the Yoruba goddess of fertility, the area was established more than four centuries ago and is the largest of the sacred groves that have survived to the present. The dense forest of the Osun Sacred Grove, on the outskirts of the city of Osogbo, is one of the last remnants of primary high forest in southern Nigeria.

• Terra kulture: ls an arts and culture center in Lagos with an attached restaurant. Terra Kulture Arts and Studios Limited (formerly Terra Kulture Limited – The Nigerian Cultural Centre) is an educational and recreational set up in 2003 to promote the richness and diversity of Nigerian languages, arts and culture. … The Auction House has organized numerous art auctions in Lagos and Abuja.

• Kanjuru castle; Kajuru Castle is a luxury villa, built between the years 1981 and 1989, at Kajuru village in Kaduna State, Nigeria. It was built by a German expatriate in Nigeria, living in Kaduna at the time. The castle is located at about 45 km from Kaduna on a mountaintop in Kajuru village, Kaduna state.

Olumo Rock: Olumo Rock is a mountain in south-western Nigeria. It is located in the ancient city of Abeokuta, Ogun State, and was normally used during inter-tribal warfare in the 19th century. Its patron spirit is venerated in the Yoruba religion as an orisha.

• National museums parks: The Nigerian National Museum is a national museum of Nigeria, located in the city of Lagos. The museum has a notable collection of Nigerian art, including pieces of statuary and carvings and archaeological and ethnographic exhibits. ... It is located at Onikan, Lagos Island.

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