Despite the positive and negative train of events happening in the county this yuletide season, there are still places that are very safe and family-friendly for the season. We provide you with our top 5 suggestions;
- OKOMU NATIONAL PARK
Not only does the Okomu National Park provide a favourite spot for family picnics, it also is a spot for watching above 150 varieties of birds each with its distinctive acrobatic display. Even children will be amazed at the sight of White throated monkey, forest elephants and other 33 wildlife species. Suitable air-conditioned accommodation is also available so the fun doesn’t have to be in just one day.
Not only does Tinapa Business and Leisure Resort located near Calabar Free Trade Zone, have top-notch facilities for wholesale and retail trade as well as entertainment and leisure there are also stuff for the kids like; children’s arcade, an eight-screen cinema, a mini amphitheater, restaurants and pubs. It is a great place for a family vacation!
- IDANRE HILLS
The historic Idanre Hills located in Idanre town in Ondo State. Nature sure cannot be beaten as the beauty and the exact architectural design will hold you spell bound. With a total of 640 steps, 5 resting spot on the way to the top, the green vegetation scenery and the crystal clear Arun River on the hill top visiting the hills is sure a wonderful experience.
- YANKARI GAME RESERVE.
Not only will the kids be tickled at the sight of baboons, hippos, elephants and other 50 species of wildlife including variety of fishes and birds but the Marshall cave Systems and Wikki Warm Springs (The Wikki River is a natural swimming ground) are sure to excite and attract and make the holidays a memorable one at the Yankari game reserve. Yankari also has outdoor and indoor sports facilities and suitable accommodation.
- PALMS SHOPPING COMPLEX
Lagos cannot be left out of the mix. The infamous Palms Shopping franchise located at several areas in Lagos has quickly become a source of family-preferred entertainment for those who are busy or incapable of the visiting anywhere outside the state or country. The mall includes features such as; exciting activities, cinemas, shopping stores and restaurants.