You do not have to travel very far before you can enjoy your vacation and see so many beautiful things and places. Africa has so many amazing things to see and places to visit. If we take our time to explore our own environment, state and country, we’ll know how blessed our nation is.
While some people prefer to take their vacations to other countries, some prefer to explore the different states in Nigeria. Some of the beautiful places in the country will definitely leave you wondering why you have never given it a thought to explore your dear country. If you are considering taking a tour of Nigeria, here are some of the hidden gems the country has to offer to home and foreign visitors.
IBENO BEACH, AWKA IBOM STATE
If you ever find yourself in Awka Ibom, you should make a stop at Ibeno beach. Located in Akwa Ibom state, it is the longest sand beach in the Western part of Africa. It is a beautiful relaxation spot for tourists.
EPE MANGROVES, LAGOS STATE
Epe mangroves is located in a small town in Lagos state. It is one of the many hidden gems in Nigeria. It is one of those places you can visit when you have a day holiday and just want to explore your environment. A canoe ride across the mangroves paddled by the locals is very fulfilling. If you are considering taking a day trip to the mangroves, you can check here.
OGBA UKWU CAVES AND WATERFALLS, ANAMBRA STATE
Located in Owerre Ezeukala community in Anambra state, it is one of the greatest attractions that bring tourists to state. The attraction is known to have been in existence for a many years and it is the largest cave in West Africa.
ABRAKA RIVER RESORT, DELTA STATE
Abraka river resort is one of the beautiful places in Nigeria. The resort is one of the places local and foreign visitors’ love to visit. The resort best suit tourists who are looking to escape everyday noise as it is located in a quiet University town.
DUMI HILLS, BAUCHI STATE
Dumi hills is located in a village in the Southeastern part of Bauchi state. It is an amazing place with many lakes and hills. It is another beautiful place to visit in Nigeria.