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101 Things To See And Do In Nigeria

Are you always looking for things to do either as a visitor to the country or do you live here but you’re bored of doing the same thing all the time. Why not look through our list of things to do and tick them off one by one. You can thank me later.

  1. Swim in Wiki Warm Spring and say hi to warthogs in Yankari Game Reserve, Bauchi State.

  2. Try palm wine.

  3. Go hiking in Shere Hills, Jos.

  4. Go fishing in Lagos.

  5. Get in formation at Ngwo Pines, Enugu State. 

  1. Learn to speak pidgin English like a pro.

  2. Go kayaking in the Lagos Lagoon.

  3. Learn how to tie & die at the Nike Arts Center in Osun State or the Kano dyeing pits.

  4. Eat jollof rice.

  5. Visit the terracotta figurines at the Nok Settlement in Kaduna State.

  1. See relics of the Nigerian civil war at the National War Museum, Umuahia, Abia State.

  2. Say hi the Moremi Statue in Ile-Ife which is rumored to be the 3rd tallest in Africa.

  3. Be adventurous and climb the longest canopy walk in Africa by visiting the Lekki Conservation Center.

  4. Taste chapman (Nigerian cocktail).

  5. Go to the pottery village in Bwari, Abuja.

  1. Feel like royalty in Kajuru Castle, Kaduna.

  2. Eat amala in Ibadan.

  3. Watch Femi Kuti perform at the New Afrikan Shrine.

  4. Pick up some souvenirs from the Abuja Arts & Crafts Village

  5. Discover the myth behind the hot & and cold spring at Ikogosi Warm Springs, Ekiti State.

  1. Go surfing at Tarkwa Bay.

  2. Climb to the 7th level of Erin Ijesha Waterfalls.

  3. Attend a Nigerian Wedding/owambe and turn up.

  4. Discover bats and other treasures in Ogbunike Cave, Anambra State.

  5. Try out Ekiti’s famous pounded yam.