Nigeria is a country blessed with vast natural and human resources and many beautiful cities and this makes it one of the most preferred nations in Africa for tourists. In today’s post, we will be talking about the top 10 most beautiful cities in Nigeria for 2020
Number 10: Warri
Taking up the 10th spot today on the top10 most beautiful cities in Nigeria for 2020 is warri. Warri is an oil-rich city, which is situated in Delta State south, southern Nigeria. This Nigerian city functioned as the colonial capital of the then Warri province it is also widely known for its superb pidgin English, where most Nigerian comedians take their inspiration from Warri also has a lot of tourist sites you can visit while on a visit there some of these tourist sites include:
Abraka Golf Course , Warri City Stadium, The Naina Living History Museum, Red mangrove swamp, 911 resorts, Delta city mall. Warri has a very high standard road network, Warri is a beautiful city and the 10th city on our list of the most beautiful cities in Nigeria 2020.
Number 9: Akure
Akure is the capital city of Ondo state in southwestern Nigeria, it is the first southwestern city to appear on this list this Nigerian city is currently the most beautiful cities in the south southwestern part of Nigeria with a good Town Planning system Akure is also host to some of the best educational institutions in the country such as the Federal University of Technology which is regarded as the best University of Technology in Nigeria and Ondo States, University of Science and Technology and many more apart from these educational institutions Akure also has some good relaxation spots, hotels, bars, restaurants, natural tourist sites, rocks, wild animals, mineral potentials and a very beautiful landscape for sightseeing.
Number 8: Kaduna
Kaduna is the capital of Kaduna State and the first and only state situated in the north of Nigeria on this list of the most beautiful Nigerian cities. This city is one of the most mechanised city in northern Nigeria, it also one of the four main oil refineries in Nigeria besides being a highly commercialized city Kaduna also has some of the most beautiful places in Nigeria, you can visit.
Number 7: Owerri
Owerri is the capital of Imo state Nigeria, this city is widely known for numerous hotels, nightclubs and bars these hotels and night clubs serve as a relaxation spot after a stressful day at work for individuals who reside in this city, apart from relaxation spots, Owerri also has some of Nigeria’s most visited tourist sites like the National Museum, Owerri has a Lake, very cultural and arts centre Owerri City more than many others if you’re visiting Nigeria anytime soon Owerri is also one of Nigeria’s most beautiful cities which you can visit Owerri’s ranked as the seventh most beautiful city in Nigeria in 2020.
Number 6: Port Harcourt
Port Harcourt is the capital city of the biggest oil producing state in Nigeria. River State is the capital city of one of the richest Nigerian States, it is expected of port Harcourt city to be one of the most beautiful and well-developed Nigerian cities, Port-Harcourt city, often called PH city is no doubt one of the finest places you can visit in Nigeria, as a city in South southern Nigeria, it is known for its numerous waterfronts, and exotic fishes, bars restaurants Gardens, aqua life and lots more Port Harcourt is one Nigerian city you can visit during a trip to the South Southern part of Nigeria.
Number 5: Enugu
Enugu is the capital city of Enugu State, from part of the old Anambra State in Nigeria, it is found in the southeastern part of Nigeria. This Nigerian city is one of the most beautiful cities you can visit when taking a trip to southeastern Nigeria, the coal city as it is popularly called is home to some of the most beautiful places you can visit in Nigeria some of these locations include: the ever-popular University of Nigeria Nsuka, the cave of giants, Nnamdi Azikiwe stadium complex, Silicon Hill, Enugu golf course is a great tourist complex to mention a few. Enugu is also a very beautiful Nigerian city with an awesome road network, lots of commercial and residential buildings hotels and lots more, this Nigerian city is the fifth most beautiful city in Nigeria according to the latest rankings.
Uyo is the capital of one of Nigeria’s finest states. Akwa Ibom state is one of the freshest cities in Nigeria with a good and well-planned road network, lots of business buildings and 5-star hotels and lots more generally anyone who had lived in it or is currently living in Uyo can testify to some of these facts.
The God’s will Akpabio International Stadium, which is located in Uyo is ranked as the best stadium in Nigeria in terms of capacity and build quality and it is arguably one of the best stadiums in Africa. Uyo is a beautiful city and a visit to this fourth most beautiful city in Nigeria will give you a memorable experience of a wonderful country called Nigeria.
Number 3: Calabar
Calabar is the capital city of cross river state. This Nigerian city is widely described as tourism capital of Nigeria apart from being a destination for tourists in terms of tourism, Calabar is also a very beautiful Nigerian city with world-class road networks and buildings. Calabar is also the host of one of the most popular African street carnival The Calabar International Street carnival, which is conducted on specific dates all over Calabar. Calabar is one of the places you should pay a visit to if you’re travelling to Nigeria this city is the third most beautiful Nigerian city in 2020
Number 2: Lagos
Lagos popularly known as the economic capital of West-Africa Lagos is one of the busiest cities in Africa. Lagos is the largest city in Nigeria and one of the largest in Africa in terms of population, it is one of the fastest-growing cities in the world even as busy as Lagos is, it still has some of the most beautiful places you can find in Nigeria Lagos was primarily known as a business-oriented city but has now become a popular destination for tourists because of the popular African events and festivals held in this city almost daily if you’re going to be visiting Nigeria anytime soon then Lagos should be on your list of places to visit
Number 1: Abuja
Abuja is a Nigerian city which is located in the centre of Nigeria it was created to replace Lagos as the capital of Nigeria this Nigerian city also plays host to so many tourist attractions in Nigeria some of these national monuments include the aso rock, national assembly complex, Zuma Rock, Supreme Court Complex, The Nigerian national stadium, national mosque and church and lots more it is also one of the most planned cities in Nigeria and the nearest future Abuja is expected to be one of the world’s most beautiful cities Abuja has some of the most beautiful places in Nigeria and fact it is ranked as the most beautiful city in Nigeria for the year 2020.
That brings us to the end of this List. thanks for reading and hey before you go tell us the Nigeria city you will like to visit in the future in the comment section below.