Badagry is a town and a local government area in Lagos Sate. It shares border with Benin Republic to the west and Ogun State to the North. Badagry Town is also known for its festivals, which is a remembrance of the slave trade era in the 16th to 18th century. The city has various historical monuments and sites within its vicinity, and also majority of the people from Badagry are Egun and Yoruba. Ojo Local Government Area is the closest and it is about a 40-minutes drive to Badagary.
Best Hotels in Badagry
Finding a good hotel and resort in Badagry Lagos is not difficult. Whispering Palms Resort is a beautiful 4 star beach resort in Badagry and one of the most sought after, it is located in Ajido town, just off Badagry Expressway. There are also several other hotels in Badagry, like the Bedrock Hotel & Suites Badagry Lagos, Komex Hotel Limited, Soketta Hotel Badagry, Fams Embassy Hotel Badagry, Green Grace Hotel and many more.
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Things to do in Badagry
Badagry Tourism is very vibrant. Badagry has a lot of historical site and monuments, which attracts a lot of tourists from all over the world. The Badagry Beach is popular in the area. You can visit any of the historical sites like the Topo Island Settlement, Vleketre Slave Market, Badagry Slave Port and many more. You can also go on sightseeing of various historical monuments like the First Church in Nigeria, Toyimi Slave Well, Canon guns and much more.
Dining in Badagry
There are several places to dine in Badagry, you can easily ask for the closest one to you or try out any of these restaurants - Ahs Limited (Restaurant and Bar), Feedwill Restaurant, Winners Camp Mama, Anuoluwapo Restaurant and Bar and others.