Owode is a town located in Ogun State. Nigeria. It lies in close proximity to the border between Nigeria and Cotonou, the largest city in the Republic of Benin. The town is the headquarters of Obafemi Owode local government area in Ogun State. Usually, passengers crossing the border use Owode as a stopover town where they can stop to shop for items.
Best Time to Visit Owode
Owode, just like other places in Nigeria, witnesses the rainy season and dry season. The rainy season starts around April and ends in October while dry season starts from November to March of the following year. During the rainy season, the weather in Owdoe is cold and humid. The dry season is however characterized by hot and sunny weather
How to get to Owode
The closest airport to Owode is the Murtala Muhammed International Airport in Ikeja, Lagos. The distance from Owode to Murtala Muhammed International Airport is 66.3 km (1 hr 39 min). The major means of transportation in Owode are the state owned green cabs and motorcycles otherwise known as Okada.
Top Restaurants in Owode
The top restaurants in Owode are clustered around Ibafo. These hotels are notable for serving mouth watering local delicacies.