14 days in Nigeria Itinerary

14 days in Nigeria Itinerary

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14 days in Nigeria Itinerary

Start: Paris
Fly:  16​h 45​min
1
Abuja
— 3 nights
Taxi + Fly:  1​h 45​min
2
Benin City
— 1 night
Fly + Taxi:  3​h 30​min
3
Osogbo
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Ibadan
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
5
Abeokuta
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
6
Lagos
— 5 nights
Fly:  16​h 15​min
End: Paris

3
nights
Abuja

Abuja ©
The capital city of Nigeria, Abuja dates back to the 1980s, and in 2010 it represented the world's fastest-growing city.
Abuja is known for shopping, nature, historic sites, museums, and spas. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Abuja National Mosque, take in the exciting artwork at Nike Art Gallery, buy something for everyone on your list at Jabi Lake Mall, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at All Saints Anglican Church.

To find traveler tips, maps, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Abuja trip planning site .

Paris, France to Abuja is an approximately 17-hour flight. In February, Abuja is warmer than Paris - with highs of 41°C and lows of 27°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can travel to Benin City.

Things to do in Abuja

Shopping Parks Nature
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Abuja Arts & Crafts Village ©
Abuja Arts & Crafts Village
Abuja National Mosque ©
Abuja National Mosque
Jabi Lake ©
Jabi Lake

1
night
Benin City

Benin City ©
On the 14th (Fri), get engrossed in the history at Benin National Museum and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at W National Park.

To find ratings, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Benin City trip builder tool .

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Abuja to Benin City in 2 hours. Another option is to drive. When traveling from Abuja in February, plan for little chillier days in Benin City, with highs around 35°C, while nights are somewhat warmer with lows around 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can travel to Osogbo.

Things to do in Benin City

Nature Parks Museums
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W National Park ©
W National Park
Benin National Museum ©
Benin National Museum

1
night
Osogbo

Osogbo ©
Osogbo is the state capital city of Osun. Start off your visit on the 15th (Sat): explore the world behind art at Nike Art Centre and then contemplate the long history of Osun-Osogbo Sacred Grove.

For reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Osogbo trip planner.

Getting from Benin City to Osogbo by combination of flight and taxi takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can go by car to Ibadan.

Things to do in Osogbo

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Osun-Osogbo Sacred Grove ©
Osun-Osogbo Sacred Grove
Nike Art Centre ©
Nike Art Centre

1
night
Ibadan

Ibadan ©
In Ibadan urban meets traditional--Islamic and local traditional religious festivals color the city in contrast to its commercial centers, company offices, and skyscrapers.
On the 16th (Sun), meet the residents at UI Zoo, take in nature's colorful creations at Agodi Gardens, and then take in panoramic vistas at Bower's Tower.

To see reviews, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read Ibadan online day trip planner .

You can drive from Osogbo to Ibadan in 1.5 hours. In February, daily temperatures in Ibadan can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 31°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Abeokuta.

Things to do in Ibadan

Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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Agodi Gardens ©
Agodi Gardens
Bower's Tower ©
Bower's Tower

1
night
Abeokuta

Abeokuta ©
The capital of southwestern Nigeria and Ogun State, quaint Abeokuta lies on a wooded savannah area and encircling a group of rocky outcroppings.
On the 17th (Mon), browse the collection at Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library and then don't miss a visit to Olumo Rock.

To see other places to visit, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, use the Abeokuta visit planner.

You can drive from Ibadan to Abeokuta in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 39°C in February, and nighttime lows around 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can drive to Lagos.
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Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library ©
Olumo Rock ©
Olumo Rock

5
nights
Lagos

Lagos ©
Protected from the Atlantic by sand spits and barrier islands, Lagos quickly grew into a mega city due to its location, and currently operates one of the continent's largest and busiest ports.
Step out of Lagos to go to Lekki and see The Henna Place, which is approximately 38 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Lekki Conservation Centre, kick back and relax at Elegushi Beach, pause for some photo ops at The Eyo of Eko Statue, and walk around Freedom Park.

For reviews, photos, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Lagos trip itinerary website .

Traveling by car from Abeokuta to Lagos takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 39°C in February, and nighttime lows around 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Lagos

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

The Henna Place
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Lekki Conservation Centre ©
Lekki Conservation Centre
Freedom Park ©
Freedom Park
Ikeja City Mall ©
Ikeja City Mall

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