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[dropca]A[/dropcap]Rica facts zone presents beautiful places and top tourist destinations in Nigeria.

Nigeria, the largest black nation in the world is blessed with vast natural resources, especially large amounts of petroleum and natural gas. Nigeria is Africa’s largest economy. Oil has been a prominent source of government earnings since the 1970s which has caused  failure of utilising other the natural resources including top tourist sites & attractive areas in Nigeria.

Here are some Top Tourist Destinations And Beautiful Places In Nigeria

Sand dunes of Yobe’ One of the Beautiful Places in Nigeria

Located in Geidam, Yobe State, these sand dunes serve as one of the Beautiful Places In Nigeria & are just like those found in Dubai. You may do such desert safari in Nigeria.

The Awhum waterfall

The waterfall 30 metres high and is located in udi LGA,Enugu state, Nigeria.
The villagers think the water has healing abilities and is capable of driving away evil spirits if used. The Awhum Waterfall is also one of the Top Tourist Destinations in Nigeria and one of the Beautiful Places In Nigeria

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Nike Art Gallery

Nike Art Gallery is also a great site to visit & one of the Beautiful Places In Nigeria, a trip here will undoubtedly unveil your dormant skill. It is an ultra-modern art gallery located in Lagos with a vast assortment of artistic figures and goods.

Matsirga waterfall

This is one of Africa’s most impressive waterfalls. This waterfall’s vista in Kaduna state is spectacular. To ensure that both tourists and visitors feel at ease and at home, a Madikiya Heritage Resort is being constructed.

The Yankari National Park

A significant wildlife park may be found in Bauchi State’s south-central region.
It has a total surface area of 2,244 square kilometres and is home to numerous hot springs and a diverse array of wildlife and plants.

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Obudu Cattle Ranch

Obudu Cattle Ranch one of Nigeria’s most popular tourist destinations and one of the most beautiful places in the country. The Sankwala mountains are where it is located. It’s a great place to visit because of the weather.

Rock of Zuma

Located in Madalla, Niger State, north of Abuja, Zuma rock is home to the monolithic Inselberg with a human face. I call it the mystery, the rock with a human face.

The zuma golf resort is located behind Zuma Rock, one of Nigeria’s most beautiful and popular tourist destinations. Golfing, golf school, getaways, boot camps, hiking, excursions, picnics, summer programme, training and events are all options available to you. Zuma rock is one of the most popular tourist attractions in Mexico.

Caves of Ogbunike

The ogbunike Caves are a network of tunnels and passages in the Anambra state of Nigeria. It is unquestionably one of the South East’s most popular tourist destinations. Nature is awe-inspiring.

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The Hill of Idanre

Idanre, a town in the Ondo State of southwestern Nigeria, is home to the Oke Idanre. There are few places in Nigeria as picturesque as the Idanre hill.

The waterfalls of Agbokim

Seven streams form a stunning waterfall cascading down a high cliff into a tropical rainforest in Nigeria’s Etung Local Government Area, 17 kilometres from the city of Ikom.

The Porto Gulf Resorts area Kano

The lovely resort features a lake, rich foliage, and a peaceful atmosphere, making it one of Nigeria’s most beautiful places and top tourist destinations. Take a moment to appreciate the scenery. Take part in the resort’s activities, or play a round of golf on the course.

The sacred grove of Osun-Osogbo

When it comes to main high forests in southern Nigeria, there are few better examples than the dense Osun Sacred Grove on the outskirts of Osogbo. There are numerous temples, shrines, and art works dedicated to Osun and other Yoruba gods throughout the grove and its flowing river, which are said to be the home of the goddess of fertility.

Yoruba culture’s sole remaining holy grove, which is now considered as a national symbol, is one of Nigeria’s most beautiful and popular tourist destinations.

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The Igbo Olodumare (Forest of God)

In Igbo Olodumare, one of Nigeria’s most beautiful and haunted places, demons, spirits, and other supernatural creatures are said to dwell. The myth may be verified by tourists and adventurers alike in Ondo state, where they are more than welcome to come and witness for themselves.

Igbó Olódùmarè and gbój ode nini Igbó irunnmolè, two of Nigeria’s best-known storytellers, initially brought the woodland to light. The Nobel laureate Prof. Wole Soyinka later translated these two novels into English, and they depict a forest full of witches, magicians, giant snails, crabs, and other strange creatures.

Rock Olumo

Olumo Rock is a mountain located in Nigeria’s south-western region. As a natural fortress during inter-tribal wars of the 19th century, it is located near Abeokuta, Ogun State, Nigeria. Orishas are revered in the Yoruba religion as the spirit of the place’s patron deity. Throughout the year, Olumo Rock is honoured.

It is one of Nigeria’s most popular tourist attractions. Abeokuta’s Olumo rock, which means “neath the rock,” is located in the city’s centre. Many caves and shrines can be found here. Meaning “all problems and pains were over,” Olumo is a biblical term. In 1976, Olumo rock was transformed into a tourist attraction, and on February 3rd, 2006, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo officially opened it as a national monument.

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