Do you want to go on a tour? If yes! A country that is blessed, well furnished with beauty, and unique culture – Nigeria is a great idea. However, Nigeria as a country is filled with different kinds of music, art, culture, film, fashion, dishes, languages, and most especially beautiful places that are great for relaxation or tourism. Here in this article, we would like to explore the part of Nigeria that is the beautiful places that you can visit whenever you want to go on a tour.
There are so many places in Nigeria to visit and most of them are very beautiful. Besides, Nigeria is a beautiful place with a lot of uniqueness. Also, the people are unique with their different cuisine, culture, language, dresses, and more that could even wow you. Even if you are a Nigerian, visiting these places could expose you to what’s outside your locality. And not only would you have fun, but you might also learn something new. So, have you decided to visit somewhere different in Nigeria? I implore you to come with me as we explore some great places in this article.
Beautiful Places To Visit in Nigeria
As earlier mentioned, there are so many beautiful places in Nigeria that you can visit with your family, friends, or even alone. So, without much ado, let’s explore these places.
Awhum (Ohum) Cave and Waterfall, Enugu
Awhum Cave and Waterfalls are one of the beautiful places in Nigeria where you, your family, and your friend can take a trip to so as to explore and have an unforgettable experience. However, Awhum Cave and the waterfall are simply awesome. It offers a prayer atmosphere that clears the way for spiritual uplifting and the restoration of mind and body.
Furthermore, Awhum Cave and Waterfall are of the opinion to have healing power and the capability of evil spirits. Because of this, a lamasery was built close to the waterfall site. This has made the waterfall cave a religious journey and prayer center for Christians.
Mpape Crushed Rock, Abuja
Mpape crushed rocked is a forsaken quarry in Abuja and before it was forsaken, the quarry provides the construction stone for the new cities in Abuja. It is also one of the most beautiful places in Nigeria. Mpape crushed rocked is such an attractive place in Nigeria it is perfect for a picnic with family and friends, a photo shoot, or a refreshing hike.
Zuma Rock, Niger
Zuma Rock is a large natural standing stone that is composed of diorite and banatite in Niger state. There are different beautiful things about this place and it is perfect for beauty and exploration.
By climbing the rock alone, you will be able to see many cities in Abuja. To experience the fun more, I will advise you to go along with an experienced hiker when visiting this beautiful place in Nigeria.
Beautiful Places In Nigeria – Olumo Rock, Abeokuta
Olumo Rock is yet another beautiful place in Nigeria worth visiting. It is located in Abeokuta, Ogun state, and is very attractive both in and out. The rock is an ancient masterpiece that served as a shelter for the locals during intercity wars.
The elevator is also available for kids and adults that aren’t interested in rock climbing. Just to have a look at this beautiful place in Nigeria. But I can tell you that you won’t want to miss the fun of getting on the rock without using the elevator (Climbing).
Lekki Conservation Center
If you are looking for a beautiful place to visit in Lagos. I recommend the Lekki conservation center. Perhaps you are wondering why I am recommending this place to you; it is because there are several beautiful events going on there. Lekki conservation center opens at about 9 am in the morning and you may want to go as early as possible to have your best spot reserved. Although you may want to go round the beautiful park, it is advisable that you go as early as you can.
If you live around Lagos, you are likely to spend about 2hours before you can get to Lekki conservation center, especially if you live on the mainland part of Lagos. The conservation center is situated at Kilometers (KM) 19 Lekki-Epe Expressway, Lagos. This is one of the most visited beautiful places in Lagos. In addition, lots of film producers and photographers also visit this recreation center.
Beautiful Places In Nigeria -Idanre Hills
Another beautiful place that I can recommend you visit with your family is Idanre Hill located in Ondo state Nigeria. If there is one thing special about this place is the landscape view. You may want to take your family for a trip to these hills in Ondo state.
Also, as a photographer, if you are looking for where to get classic landscape shots, you should visit Idanre Hills. The beautiful sound of nature also adds beauty to this place.
There are much more places in Nigeria that are perfect for tourism. But the above are just a few of my favorites. However, if you do not find the above delightful enough to visit, you can try out these other places. They include; Obudu mountain resort in Cross River State, Yankari Game Reserve, Ikogosi Warm Springs Resort, Tinapa Business Resort, and also Kajuru Castle. You can explore any of these places whenever you want and have a lovely tour, or vacation.