Abuja is the capital of Nigeria, the most populated city in the country with over 776,298 inhabitants at the 2006 census. It is a city that is well planned and attracts millions of visitors yearly. It has become one of the most beautiful cities in the Africa. In Africa, it is the best purpose built city and is Nigeria’s center of administration. Abuja has become a home to green areas and parks with the Millennium Park being the largest, designed by Manfredi Nicoletti. There are lots of hotels ranging from the budget hotels to five star hotels that offer great services to its visitors.
travel to Abuja and experience modern and organized urbanization that is combined with tourism. From education, tourism, fashion, education, commerce and entertainment, the city got it all spread out for you to explore. The Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport serves visitors who are coming into the country from different part of the world.
The Aso Rock
There are lots of places to be when you come to Abuja. Whether you are in Abuja for leisure or business trip, the city has a lot of social activities for you to get involved with. The Aso Rock Presidential Villa which is the President of Nigeria’s official residence can be place to take a peek in when you are in Abuja. This is one of the most beautiful tourist attraction centers in the city. Some distance from this location is a large mountain called the Aso Rock, a historic part of the city that is very significant and very magnificent to first time visitors.
You can drive to the NNPC Towers which is the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation’s headquarters and have a feel of its gigantic structure located in the Central part of the city where you can see find the National Christian Centre, Abuja and other corporation headquarters.
Millennium Park is the destination to thousands of tourists who visit Abuja who want to have fun and hang out with friend. For visitors with kids, this is a perfect location for them because of the lots of activities that are designed here.
The Arts & Craft Village Abuja
The Arts & Craft Village Abuja is where you can find a lot of African art and crafts, this is one place in Nigeria where you can found some fascinating artifact and it is located near the Sheraton Hotels Abuja. The Jabi Lake is a natural lake which is also a tourist haven in the Jabi District of the city. The Abuja Wonderland and park and the Abuja Zoological Park are some of the places you can visit when you are in this beautiful city.
Abuja has a lot of five star hotels that are equipped with state of the art facilities and budget hotels that can serve those who want to make use of these types of hotels.
Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport serves thousands of passengers yearly and it is the city’s main airport serving as a hub to a lot of airlines. Every time of the year is fun and activities like concerts happen monthly in Abuja. A lot of visitors would want to come during the festive periods especially November and December when a lot of fanfare activities are organized around the city.