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Top 10 tourist attractions in Enugu state


Enugu State is a state in the South-East geopolitical zone of Nigeria, bordered to the north by the states of Benue and Kogi, Ebonyi
State to the east and southeast, Abia State to
the south, and Anambra State to the west. The state takes its name from its capital and largest city, Enugu.

Enugu State is a tourist delight, with ancient
historical relics, several recreational spots and
beautiful arts and craft. The people are friendly and hospitable, there are more than enough exciting places for both leisure and business activities. We offer the best hotels in Enugu at guaranteed best price for you to enjoy your visit to the coal city.

Enugu Museum:

Enugu Museum also known as the National Unity Museum, Enugu was established and commissioned shortly after the civil war to foster
unity. The museum is under the national commission for museums and monuments. Enugu museum houses various relics from the post colonial era and several military defence artifacts from the Biafra War can be found at the museum.

Enugu Golf Course:

Enugu Golf Club is a fun place for golf tourism.
Situated at 11 Park Avenue after Park Lane Hospital, the golf club is open to all lovers of the sport.

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It is set on 1,097 hectares of lush green Savannah. The Golf Course is beautiful and challenging and it attracts both local and
international tournaments in cooperation with Golf

Associations all over the country. Featuring an 18 hole 360 yards (330 metres)
green international standard golf club, Enugu
State Golf Club is a delight to the people of the region.

Milken Hills:

Milliken Hill road is a 4.8km long and narrow
highway at the cliff edge of the hill, constructed in
colonial times due to coal discovery on the hill. It
was named after the head engineer who designed the road. Beneath the hill is Iva Valley, the popular old coal mines which gave Enugu its slogan — the coal city.

Ezeagu Tourist Complex:

Located in the southern central pan of Enugu
State, the Ezeagu Tourist Complex is a half hour drive from the state capital and sits in an
area of outstanding natural beauty. The complex features exotic foliage, a beautiful waterfall, a natural spring and lake and a three kilometer long cave full of tunnels and chambers.

Take a thirty minutes drive from the bustling capital city of Enugu State to Ezeagu Tourist
Complex. The complex exhibits one of the natural wonders of nature. Measuring about 22 hectares in size, it comprises a lake, a cave and a waterfall (spring water). Pilgrims are continuously attracted to this site following the believed curative nature of the water from the fall.

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Awhum Cave and Waterfall:

The Awhum Waterfall is located at Amaugwe village of Awhum town in Udi Local Government Area, Enugu State, Nigeria. The Awhum Waterfall is formed out of a massive outcrop of granite rock with water flow at the top forming a stream. Some part of the waterfall is usually warm through the seasons. Nsukka Rd, 401116, Ohum

Ngwo Caves and Waterfall:

Natural attractions are God’s endowed creations and Ngwo Cave and Waterfall is one of the natural attractions.Ngwo cave and
Waterfall is located in Enugu State the South
East Capital of Nigeria.

The Ngwo Cave has been naturally sculpted in limestone rocks and is bedecked by an enchanting waterfall dropping down from a small opening at the roof of the cave. The fall forms a shallow pool at the cave floor and flows out as a small stream.

Just behind the big mass of rock in which the cave is emplaced, we find more caves carefully tucked into the rock, some within reach and others needing a good climb to access. The water fall also has warm and hot water that comes out together from one source.

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Iheneke Lake:

This is a tropical lake with maximum density during the warmest season. During the rainy season, the lake cools and then cools further as harmattan advances. It is a lovely place to rest and have relaxation

Opi Lake Complex:

Opi is a community in Enugu State of South- Eastern Nigeria. It is populated by the Igbo people and located in Nsukka region. It is the
location of a prehistoric archaeological site which contains iron smelting furnaces and slag dated to 750 BC

Ogelube Lake:

Ogelube lake is a fresh water lake dominated by
desmid phytoplankton with maximum density during warmer season. However, during the rainy season,the lake cools and there are more algae than desmids.

Polo Amusement Park:

The Polo Amusement Park, Enugu, is renowned amongst tourists as the go-to spot in the city. A place for maximum entertainment, relaxation and comfort.

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