Visiting Ikom, Cross River State
Ikom is a town in Cross River State, Nigeria and the headquarters of the Ikom Local Government Area. The area is where the exquisite Ikom Monoliths, a group of carved stones are found in Cross River. The monoliths are known as Akwanshi.
Attraction and Shopping in Ikom
The Ikom Monoliths are a must see. The carved stones are of about 2ft, 4ft and 6ft with each monolith and stone believed to represent an ancestor. The oral tradition surrounding the stones is rich and you can enjoy the tales from from the people of Ekoi. Explore the numerous places in Ikom where the monoliths are found such as Abayong, Alok, Old Edor, Ntolshi and a lot more.
African Kitchen and Wireless Restaurant are some of the places you can dine in Ikom. There are stores like Jipharmak Stores where basic conveniences can be bought.
Hotels in Ikom Cross River State
In the course of your visit to town, you can get a suitable place to stay by booking through Jumia Travel. Find the best Ikom Cross River State Hotels online.
Jorany Hotel is a luxury hotel in Ikom, located at about 10-minute drive away from Agbokim Waterfalls, Ikom Main Park and about 20-minutes’ drive away from Nkarasi Monoliths. The hotel is just a 2-hour drive away from Obudu Cattle Ranch. Jorany hotel boasts of elegant rooms, offers ample parking space to all guests and provides free WiFi service through the premises. Complimentary breakfast is served daily at the on-site restaurant while a variety of drinks can be requested from the on-site bar. The hotel features an outdoor pool and fitness centre.
Omalis Hotel and Okuni Guest House are cheap hotels in Ikom that offer great saving on cash and good services. To get the best Ikom hotel deals, book online now. You can pay immediately or pay on arrival at the hotel.
Book now, pay later on most Ikom hotels.