Iwo, Osun State
Iwo is a famous city in Osun State, Nigeria, a city of Yoruba heritage. Iwo was said to be one of the most populous city in Osun State, during the 2006 population census held. Iwo is a city and a local government, Agoro Village and Alaye town are both situated within Iwo. Iwo is home to Bowen University, a popular private university in Nigeria. Iwo’s economic activity is majorly dependant on agriculture, as most of the population engages in farming. Aiyedire local government is in close proximity to Iwo
What to Do in Iwo
You can visit the Olu of Iwo Palace in Iwo, he is the traditional ruler of all the local governments in the Iwo kingdom. Another attraction in Iwo is the meeting point of River Oba and River Osun a truly remarkable sight. Iwo is filled with lots of Yoruba culture, if you are interested in the tale and history of the kingdom you can easily ask around for the local tale of the kingdom.
Recommended Hotels in Iwo
Kofolad Hotel, is a nice hotel in Iwo, it is situated in Cele area of Iwo and also a 30 minute drive to Bowen University, the hotel features on0site parking and restaurant and also offers dry cleaning facilities for guests. You could also try the See Bee Hotels and Events Centre situated along the Iwo-Ibadan Expressway in Osun State. It features a bar, restaurant and lounge area for guest. These two hotels in Iwo are excellent and more can be easily booked online at Travel.jumia.com