The royal palace of the Oba of Benin is a UNESCO listed heritage site, centrally located near the King’s square. It holds a huge collection of sculptural pieces of a lot of Benin Oba in bronze, ancestral shrines and ivory
This is the only tourist destination in Nigeria that has sacred shrines, sanctuaries, sculptures and artworks that are created in the honour of the goddess of fertility, Osun. It is a UNESCO World Heritage Site situated along the Oshun River.
The charm of Calabar mingled with the taste of its rich culture gives Tinapa Free Zone and Resort that magnificent scenario that meamerizes tourists. It has 860,000 Sq ft let table retail space, an entertainment strip that houses a digital camera, restaurants, a mini amphitheater, casino and children’s arcade,a studio Tinapa for Nollywood, a.night club and pubs.
Isaac Boro Garden Park is situated opposite the mile one bridge along the old GRA in Port Harcourt. Today, it has become a tourist location where baseball and softball are played and a center for trade fairs and live entertainment. The tomb of Major Isaac Boro, a soldier killed in the Civil War lies there.
300 carved stones standing, upright in circles facing each other in groups with images and texts inscribed on the monoliths in form of a phallud are what you would see in the Alok Ikom monoliths (UNESCO world heritage site)
A national park that offers a fascinating insight into life in medieval times in Nigeria is the Gashaki-Gumpti National Park. It is located within the Chappal Wadi mountain, Chappal Hendu and the mountain of wind. It is Nigeria’s largest and most diverse national park.
If you’re looking for a destination where you can run away from the bustling life of the city; one that is built on an artificial sand beach, Port Harcourt Tourist Beach is where you should be. It is a leisure hub along Kolabi Creek.
In a perfect Grove where prehistory meets the modern, between a village called Ukhuseoke and Ukhuseosi lies this distinct footprint of a prehistoric giant that are embedded permanently on flat granite rocks.