Amazing Vacation Destinations In Nigeria


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Every year millions of visitors visit Nigeria for different reasons such as tourism, education, commerce and vacation.

The country is blessed with thousands of natural beauties that have made it an undeniable destination to be. 
We have the list of the places you should not miss whenever you are in Nigeria.

If you are a Nigerian, you can visit some of these places for an experience of a lifetime. Here we go;


Yankari Game Reserve

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This is Nigeria’s richest wildlife oasis that contains a huge number of elephants. It is a historical park situated in Bauchi and a home to lion, buffalo, hippocampus, roan and hartebeest.

There is a Natural Spring at the game reserve where you can unwind and relax in warm weather. You can visit the cave that hosts the famous Wiki Warm Spring. 

The baboons here have been trained to cohabit with man.

Obudu Cattle Ranch

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You can hardly explain the experience that you would witness when you are in Obudu Cattle Ranch, located in Obudu, Cross River State.

Even the presidents of different countries may not want to leave here after retreats. It attracts a lot of tourists yearly.

Erin Ijesha Waterfalls

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This is also called the Olumirin Waterfalls, it is a natural sauna situated in Erin Ijesha, Osun State Nigeria. If you love the wonders of nature, you can visit this location.

Do not forget to travel with your camera. At the falls, it is only the pictures you capture that can explain to others what it feels to be here and the freshness of the water is energizing. 

Ikogosi Warm Springs Resort

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This is nature’s gift to mankind. This warm spring is situated in Ekiti State, in a valley that has beautiful vegetation. 

The trees serve as canopy for tourists to relax during the dry season. Here you would experience the warm and cold spring. 

You would enjoy the myths that the locals would tell you about this spring.

Agbokim Waterfalls

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In Cross River State, Agbokim Waterfalls is a perfect place to visit. It has this special terraces that run through the tropical rainforest. 

The fall is fully surrounded by valleys, lush greenery and steep hills that would give you a rainbow like aura.

Idanre Hills

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This pace is said to be over 800 years old and you can get to it by taking about 640 steps with 5 resting points on your way to the top. 

The landscape is breathtaking and provides a perfect view to Idanre town, Ondo State where it is situated.

You would not stop gushing at the architecture, aesthetics and various shapes of the hills.

Mambilla Plateau

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This is a high grassland Plateau which lies to the southern edge of Taraba State, an extension of Obudu, Adamawa and the Atlantic mountain chain.

The access route to this Plateau and its canyons is breathtaking and goes with a snake like winding road.

This is a place where you can find temperate plants like pears, apples, strawberries and Irish potatoes


Owu Waterfalls

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Owu Waterfalls is heaven on earth, situated in Owu, Kwara State. It offers visitors this refreshing atmosphere that makes it a wonderful place to always visit. 

The fall cascades 330 feet down an escarpment with rocky outcrops to a pool of ice cold water below.


La Campagne Tropicana

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The name sounds exotic and it is really one place you should not forget to visit when you are in Nigeria, this beach resort is situated in the Ibeju Lekki area of Lagos State.

You can have an access to a natural environment that has a resort for holidays and relaxation.

Ngwo Cave and Waterfall

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Your visit to Nigeria is not going to be complete if you do not visit Ngwo cave in Enugu State. 

There are so many beautiful trees in Ngwo Pine Forest, amazing sharp twists and turn while you move along the stone-paved track, as the cave route slants downward. 

It is an enchanting waterfall that drops from a small opening at the roof of the cave


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Vacation is a special bonding time for most families, the connections and memories formed during such family adventure make for stories that will last for generations. Children who are still in their formative years learn a lot from visiting new environment and interacting with people from different backgrounds. Some have even discovered their talent by chance while on vacation.

Many parents will love to embark on family adventure and spend quality time with their kids, beside the traditional travelling to the village with the whole family by the end of the year. However, they have little idea about amazing family vacation destinations in Nigeria.

Therefore, we present to you 36 great places to visit on a family vacation in Nigeria:

1. Obudu Cattle Ranch, Calabar

Obudu Cattle Ranch

Obudu Ranch Resort is wonder place for family vacation. It features a water park with water slide and a swimming pool, a golf course, night-time bonfires and horseback riding. Besides, you will be bonding with your families and nature as you hike through forests and mountains while watching birds. The accommodations are modern and you will enjoy admirable entertainment and quality food.

2. Yankari Games Reserve

Yankari Game Reserve

Children will be tickled at the sight of baboons, hippos, elephants and other 50 species of wildlife including variety of fishes and birds. The Marshall cave Systems and Wikki Warm Springs are exciting attractions ideal for family fun. The Wikki River is a natural swimming ground. Yankari also has outdoor and indoor sports facilities and suitable accommodation.

3. Okomu National Park, Edo State


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The Okomu National Park is a rain forest. It is a favourite spot for family picnics. Imagine watching above 150 varieties of birds each with its distinctive acrobatic display with your family. Similarly, children will be amazed at the sight of White throated monkey, forest elephants and other 33 wildlife species. Suitable air-conditioned accommodation is available.

4. Tinapa Business Resort

Tinapa Business And Leisure Resort, Cross River State

Tinapa Business and Leisure Resort is located near Calabar Free Trade Zone, it has top-notch facilities for wholesale and retail trade as well as entertainment and leisure. It has a children’s arcade, an eight-screen cinema, a mini amphitheatre, restaurants and pubs. It is a great place for a family vacation. Visit:Tinapa Business and Leisure Resort

5. Ikogosi Warm Spring Resort

Ikogosi Warm Spring, Ekiti State

Ikogosi Warm Spring is a natural wonder, warm water spring flows side by side with a cold spring. The spot where the two springs merge is a distinctive attraction. The resort situated around the warm spring has various accommodation and recreational facilities suitable for family vacation.

6. Idanre Hills

Idanre Hills

The historic Idanre Hills are situated in Idanre town in Ondo State. The beauty and the precise architectural design employed by nature in arranging of the hills is amazing. A total of 640 steps is required to reach the top with 5 resting spot on the way. The scenery of the green vegetation surrounding the hills and the crystal clear Arun River on the hill top visiting the hills a communion with nature as well.

7. Ikeja Shopping Mall

Ikeja Shopping Mall

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Ikeja City Mall is a shopping and entertainment resort. It is strategically located in the centre of Ikeja and it features a range of entertainment options for families including cinema and kiddies zone. There are many restaurants located in the shopping mall, and they serve the best food from several cuisines including African foods.

8. Owu Water Falls

Owu Falls, Kwara State

This spectacular waterfall is situated in Owu Isin Local Government of Kwara State. The water fall tumbles down 330 feet through rocky landscape to form an ice cold water pool below. This refreshing scenery is a favourite family vacation spot. There are a range of accommodation to suit any taste and budget.

9. The Palms Shopping Mall

The Palms shopping Mall

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Palms Shopping Mall is family-preferred entertainment and shopping mall. The mall features several exciting activities, cinema, shopping stores and restaurants. Visit: Palms Shopping Mall

10. Lekki Leisure Lake

Lekki Leisure Lake

Visit: Lekki Leisure Lake

11. Rojenny Tourist Village

Rojenny Tourist Village is a wonderful place for family vacation. It features an amusement park, sporting and recreational facilities and much more. Rojenny Tourist Village is situated on the outer edge of Onitsha town, Anambra State. Visit: Rojenny Tourist Village

12. Olumo Rock, Abeokuta -Tourist Centre

Olumo Rock

Located in Abeokuta, Ogun State is Olumo Rock; a massive outcrop of granite rocks of prehistoric formation. The highest point of the rock is about 137m above sea level. There are several caves on the rock a few of which is 20 feet long and 25 feet wide. It is such a serene environ for family vacation.

13. Jos Wildlife Park

Jos Wildlife Park

Jos wildlife Park is a man-made wildlife park. Set in an undulating landscape with different species of plant and picnic sites, Jos Wildlife Park hosts several wild life like hippos, buffalos, lions, pigmy horses, birds, crocodiles, pythons and much more. Children’s play ground, picnic pine forest, wildlife museum, video viewing centre and restaurants are some of the attractions of the Park.

14. Oguta Lake Holiday Complex


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In Oguta Local Government Area, Imo State is located Oguta fresh water Lake. Oguta Holiday Resort has a lot of facilities and services to make your family enjoy their vacation which includes: Golf course of international standard, mini children recreational park, cruise boat services much more. Swimming is another activity and the confluence of Oguta Lake and Urashi River make for good sightseeing.

15. Enemabia Warm Spring

Ememabia Warm Spring located in Benue State is a spectacular location for swimming in its natural warm water.  It is also an amazing spot for family excursion as the scenery of its surrounding make for a good family sightseeing adventure.

16. Port Harcourt Tourist Beach

Port Harcourt Tourist Beach

The Port Harcourt Tourist Beach is a scenic stretch of sandy landscape side by side with a beautiful water body.  It is an amazing spot for picnic and family vacation. The live performances of Cultural entertainers add to the fun and the resort offers sunbathing sites, restaurants and accommodation for all classes.

17. The Benin City National Museum

National Museum, Benin City

The Benin City National Museum has on exhibition an array of artefacts related to the Benin Empire like terracotta, bronze figures and cast iron pieces. It is a nice place to visit on family vacation as the kids will learn a lot about the famous Benin Empire.

18. Abraka Turf and Country Club

Abraka Turf and Country Club

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Located on the plains of Delta coastline, Abraka Turf and Country Club offers savannah adventure, natural reserves and clear emerald green river. It’s a holiday retreat for families and it provides recreational activities to keep adults and children happy. Watching the river flowing rhythmically and slowly is a fascinating way to bond with both your family and nature. Visit: Abraka Turf and Country Club

19. Jhalobia Recreation Park and Gardens


Located at the heart of Lagos, Jhalobia Recreation Park and Gardens features children’s play ground, waterfalls, sculpture, green lawns, exotic trees, flowers and palms, ponds and much more. A perfect atmosphere to bond with both nature and your family. Visit: Jhalobia Recreation Park and Gardens

20. The National War Museum Umuahia

National War Museum

The war museum Umuahia offers you the opportunity to teach your children about the lowest point of Nigerian history, it has three Major galleries: the traditional warfare gallery, the Armed Forces gallery, and the civil war gallery.

21. IITA Forest, Ibadan

IITA Forest

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The International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) has a forest reserve at their campus in Ibadan, it serves as a research and leisure destination as well as a sightseeing spot. This natural reserve is home to various species of birds with a 3 kilometre long lake filled with diverse fish species. Visit: IITA

22. Millennium Park


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Millennium Park is the largest public park in Abuja. A narrow river run through the centre of the park, there are pleasant walkways with fountains and lights. A section of the park is devoted to scientific knowledge of the natural environment, it has Italian-style garden layout while another section comprises of untouched nature with brushwood and greenhouses for tropical birds and butterflies.

23. Wonderland Amusement Park & Resort


Wonderland Amusement Park & Resort is a world class recreation centre, situated opposite the National Stadium Abuja. It offers games and rides for various age categories, a leisure garden for relaxing, several restaurants and shops.  Visit: Wonderland Amusement Park and Resort

24. Funtopia Water Park


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Funtopia is a children’s world. Funtopia Water Park is located in Ibeju-Lekki and it brings adults and children together into its exciting world where fantasy is supreme. There are fun sections for kids below the age of three; parents can also have fun with their children when they play, swim and enjoy several water sports.

25. Nike Art Gallery

Interior of Nike Art Gallery

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Nike Art Gallery is wonderful place to visit with your children, you never know if one might discover his latent talent.  Located in Lagos, it has a lot of artworks on display which includes beadwork, painting, drumming, singing and dancing, stone works and carvings, traditional loom weaving, indigo dyeing, embroidery etc. Visit: Nike Art Gallery

26. Afi Mountain Wildlife Sanctuary

Afi Mountain Wildlife Sanctuary

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Located in Cross River State, Afi Mountain Wildlife Sanctuary is a preservation centre for chimpanzee, gorillas, drill monkeys and many other endangered primates. It is also a home to large migratory roosts in Africa. It’s a perfect destination for ‘family’s day out’, parents can take their children here to experience the amazing wildlife it offers.

27. Tarkwa Bay


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Tarkwa Bay located along the harbor of Lagos is a sheltered beach that can be accessed by boat from either Maroko or under Falomo Bridge on Victoria Island. It offers safe swimming conditions for small children and other recreational water sports.

28. The Calabar Museum


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The Calabar Museum is a slave trade museum set in a beautiful colonial structure. The museum offers a variety of exhibitions which include artefacts and artworks of pre-colonial and colonial era as well as documentations on slave trade and relics of British Empire.

29. Terra Kulture

Terra Kulture

Terra Kulture is a place for recreation for the whole family while educating your kids on African culture. Crafts and arts of different Nigerian ethnic groups are on display. Terra Kulture which is located in Lagos state has library with rich information on Nigeria and Africa as a whole. Visit: Terra Kulture

31. Maiyegun Beach

Maiyegun beach is situated in Oti Osa Local Government Area of Lagos State. It is well known for hosting the famous Lekki Sunsplash Musical Concert. The beach is a great vacation destination, where you can enjoy the sun and have a picnic with your family while gazing at the beautiful water views.

32. Lekki Conservation Center


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Lekki Conservation Centre is a reserve for wildlife in Lagos. The natural habitats of this centre has preserved making it a vacation spot for nature lovers from around the world. It is located situated in Eti Osa Local Government Area of Lagos, on Lekki Peninsula.

33. Eleko Beach

Eleko Beach

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Eleko Beach is a beautiful, serene and tranquil public beach along the peninsula. It is one of the best beaches for family hangout in Lagos. There are nice beach huts and food joints along the seashore. Eleko beach is lauded for its beautiful landscape, sun-dappled water and sands.The beach is family-friendly.

34. National Children’s Park and Zoo

National Children Park and Zoo

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The National Children’s Park and Zoo located in Asokoro District, Abuja has wildlife and domestic animals. It also has plenty of playgrounds and activities for children. It allows children to get up close to some of the most exciting animals like the lions and monkeys.

35. Ifoko Beach

Ifoko Beach is a popular spot in Port Harcourt. It is maintained by the residents. Rainforest borders the shoreline which offers tourists a chance to stroll along the shore and impressive scenery and also follow the nature trails to see wildlife living in the rainforest. The centre serves as a tourist attraction as well as being significant for the culture, tradition and history of the Igbo people.

36. Erin Ijesha Waterfall


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Kajuru Castle is very unique and medieval, and it inspires awe. The castle is a magnificent fort, located at Kajuru village in Kaduna State. The castle is built in a German style and set upon elevated peak with towers and bartizans reaching to the sky. Kajuru Castle has everything to make your holiday enjoyable and memorable such as stainless swimming pool, sauna, barbecue spot, well-equipped and beautifully furnished accommodation facilities.


Holidays in Nigeria offer a great choice of stunning hideaways and retreats. Le Meridien Ibom is ahotel with world-class 18 hole golf course, the best place you can practice your swing or polish your golfing skills.

The golf resort is located in Uyo, the capital city of Akwa Ibom State and it is set upon lush palm forest vegetation with beautiful surroundings and cool ambience. The hotel offers amazing accommodation and dining facilities.



The attraction is popular for its natural wonders, cable cars and amazing outdoor activities. There are amazing places to explore amid the mountains, water parks and African huts.

If you love swimming, you will enjoy the outdoor swimming pool at the ranch. There are a variety of accommodation and dining options here. Obudu ranch is located at Obudu Plateau in Cross River State.



Boat cruises, relaxing beaches and exciting water activities are the defining features of Takwa Bay. Take a fabulous sightseeing cruise to the bay and enjoy the breeze and the atmosphere at the bay. Located about 20 minutes from CMS in Lagos state.



MicCom Golf Hotel and Resort is an amazing holiday destination in Nigeria. It’s located in Ada, Osun State.  The resort features stunning scenery to take in while you relax and rejuvenate. There are numerous accommodation options at the resort, plus an extensive of exciting activities such asswimming pool and tennis to keep you busy during your holiday at the resort.

Erin Ijesha waterfalls also known as Olumirin waterfalls is a natural sauna located in Ijesha, Osun State. The falls has seven layers of ascending plains with all the levels having breathing views and the freshness of the water is energising. Being at these different levels and just basking in the invigorating freshness of the falls is an unforgettable experience for the whole family.

Do you have a favourite family vacation destination? Tell us in the comments below:




La Campagne Tropicana Beach Resort is a tropical spot in Lagos; it’s a haven of holiday merriment. The beach resort draws visitors with its sense of tradition and relaxed African culture. The resort provides accommodation, dining and spa the best ways to relax during the holiday.



Kuramo Waters is known to be a playground for moneyed, affluent people and mega superstars, expect to spot some celebs sipping cocktails here. The beach is home to popular luxurious hotels, restaurantsand local bars, which offer breathtaking views of the ocean. For an exciting night out in Lagos, head out to Kuramo Waters and experience the spot-on carousing scenes in the vicinity.



It is the natural beauty and amazing views of Abeokuta city and beyond that lure visitors. You’ll be amazed at what this destination has to offer, some of the most exclusive rock formations in Nigeria, mountain climbing, history, and dramatically colourful views of the town. Accommodation and dining are available in nearby vicinity. Olumo Rock is located in Abeokuta, about an hour drive from Lagos.

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It is the largest wildlife park in Nigeria and it is located in Bauchi State. The park is an outdoor lover’s paradise, with so many unspoiled natural beauty warm water springs, verdant forests, wildlife animals, sprawling meadows and many more. The park is a treasure trove of adventure activities. There is wide variety of accommodation options at the park.



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