MOST BEAUTIFUL PLACES IN AKWA IBOM STATE

MOST BEAUTIFUL PLACES IN AKWA IBOM STATE

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The most beautiful places in Akwa Ibom state attracts tourist from different parts of the world. Akwa Ibom which is an oil-rich state; created by  Ibrahim Babangida on 23 September 1987 turns 33 in 2020. However, it is among the 9 Niger Delta state in Nigeria. The Niger Delta states which are; Ondo, Edo, Delta, Bayelsa; Imo, Abia, Akwa Ibom, and Cross River holds the country crude oil.

Akwa Ibom is among the most beautiful state in Nigeria. Also, its Capital Uyo is one of the 3rd most beautiful city in Nigeria after Lagos and Abuja. The state is home to many scenic places and has its history date back from the slave trade era. Ikot Ekpene is the oldest LGA in Nigeria and is also a beautiful place too in Akwa Ibom State.

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Most beautiful places in Akwa Ibom State

Nevertheless, a staycation in Ibom resort will give you a great memory while in this “Land of Promise” according to its slogan or motor. While in Akwa Ibom, you can check-in to these places to enjoy your staycation. As many of these places are not too far from each other.

  • Ibom Tropicana
  • Ibom Hotel and Golf Resort
  • Raffia City Plaza
  • Ibeno Beach
  • Ibom Plaza
  • House of Tara
  • De Aftermath Consults
  • Ibom eLibrary

These are some of the most beautiful places in Akwa Ibom State. Although, all the places mentioned in this article are beautiful places to visit in the state.

Ibom Tropicana

Ibom Tropicana is one of the best places to visit in this state as you will have the opportunity to check in to the 5-star hotel, shopping malls, dry and wet parks. Also, there is a 6 screen cineplex here too. The Ibom Tropicana is not different from the popular Disneyland and Sun City in South Africa.

MOST BEAUTIFUL PLACES IN AKWA IBOM
IBOM TROPICANA

Ikot Ekpene Town Plaza

It lies very close Ikot Ekpene Main Park and near Sanni Abacha road that links to Udua Ator in Abiakpo Town. Furthermore, this plaza is a fun centre for both kids and Adult. Also, every Christmas different activities take place here. My experience in this place was worth visiting as I enjoyed the beautiful environs.

FUN PLACES IN IKOT EKPENE AKWA IBOM
IKOT EKENE PLAZA

Ibom Plaza

A tourist attraction and one among the most beautiful places in the state that anyone; will love to visit. However, the plaza was built in 2001. Its serves as a multipurpose event centre especially for; marriages. Nevertheless, the beautiful flowers and sparkling walkway will make you feel comfortable here. Also, the overhead bridge and park seats will give you another story to tell.

PLACES IN AKWA IBOM STATE
IBOM PLAZA

Historical Places

  • Amalgamation House
  • Woman War Museum
  • Woman War Statue
  • Slave Bunkar
  • Slave Bridge of No Return
  • Boat Cruise Boat ride to the ancient town of Opobo
  • Lord Luggard’s Residence

Amalgamation House

This is an unforgettable place in Ikot Abasi since Lord Luggard joined the Northern and Southern people of Nigeria together. Amalgamation house lies in the southwestern part of the state. However, the house is a tourist attraction today; as many travels from far and near just to see the wooden and zinc roof house that has existed for years. This place is beautiful because of the memory.

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Woman War Museum

This is also another place in Ikot Abasi LGA in remembrance of the protest that lasted for a month and seems like a war that the women took upon themselves several years ago. This was as a result of the tax imposed on the women in 1929. Although, many women lost their life. The museum serves as a remembrance and honour to the women of Rivers, Ibom, Cross River, and Owerri. WWM is a beautiful tourist attraction to visit.

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Places in Akwa Ibom state

Akwa Ibom International Airport

Akwa Ibom International Stadium

Ibom Specialist Hospital

Akwa Ibom State University

National Gallery of Art, Uyo

Ibom Hall

State Banquet Hall

Ikot Ekpene Prison

Akwa Ibom NYSC Secretariat

Federal High Court, Uyo

Bridge of No Return

Mother Charles Walker Children’s Home

Site De Dome Arena

The Grail Centre, Eket

Kilimanjaro

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Fun places in Akwa Ibom state

Le Meridien Ibom Golf Resort

Aroma House

Vista Restaurant

Silver Lounge

Silverbird Cinema, Uyo

Ibibio Museum and State Park

Ikot Ekpene Town Plaza

Destiny Pots Fast foods and Bakery

 

 

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