Ibadan City Tour
Ibadan is the capital city of Oyo State and the third largest metropolitan area in Nigeria (by population) after Lagos and Kano. The ancient city is characterized by its brown roof while also maintaining the look of a modern city. The city, like most Yoruba cities has rich history and cultural heritage. As a city that gradually became a trade centre, there are many hotels in Ibadan.
Places to see in Ibadan
Ibadan is home to the first university in Nigeria, University of Ibadan founded in 1948. The university’s Zoological garden is a must visit for travelers wishing to see varieties of wildlife such as crocodiles, baboons, lions, vulture and snakes. The National Museum of unity offers both cultural and historical display including the car used by Late Chief Ladoke Akintola. The structure of the colonial styled Mapo Hall is another incredible destination in the city, the remains of the chains tax evaders were held with is still kept in the hall. Other places to see are the cultural centre, Irefin Palace, Old Oyo National Park and IITA Forest.
Best Ibadan Hotels
Premier hotel is one of the good hotels in Ibadan, located on a hill, it gives a view of the city from its elevated point. Check our complete list of hotels in Ibadan. Compare prices, get discounts, read guest reviews and see photos of Ibadan hotels. Book Now, Pay Later on most Hotels!