Fugar is a town in Nigeria located in the northern part of Edo State in Estako Central Local Government Area, about 103 miles north-east of Benin City. The town comprises of two villages, Ivhiunone and Ivhiarua. It is bounded in the north by the North- Ibies, Uzairue on the west, Ekperi on the south and Weppa-Wano on the east.
Attractions in Fugar
People in Fugar and Edo State in general have a very rich tradition of festivals and masquerades. Some of these festivals include - the Igue, Ekaba, Owere, Ukpako, Oriminyam, Ohonmoimen, Itikiri, Ivhamen/Ororuen, Amekpe, Oto-Uromi, Ighele and Okpuge-Oro festival, just to mention few. Many masquerades are linked to tradition while others are only social and have no ritualistic backgrounds.
Other points of attractions around Fugar you should visit include; Ogba Zoological Garden, Somorika Hills, Ososo Hills, The National Museum, Edegbake / Oghodhoghodo Caves, Tomb of Asoro, The giant footprint of Ukhuse Oke embedded on the flat granite rocks and Ede or Anagwu Caves, where the Anagwa stream flows through the basement of the caves.
Hotels in Fugar
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