A city in the south-western part of Nigeria, lbadan is the Oyo state capital city and the 3rd biggest metropolitan area, by population, in Nigeria, after Kano and Lagos. It is also the biggest and most populous city in the country and the 3rd in Africa after Johannesburg and Cairo. Here are some of the best attractions of lbadan:
Bowers memorial hall
An over sixty feet tall tower placed on the hill top of Oke Are in lgbo Agala area of lbadan, the Bowers is tower is the highest hilltop in the city and it has approximately forty-seven spiral staircases. If it is not just ancient but special as it provides a wonderful view of the full city from the top.
The most famous of the city's 6 parks, Agodi Garden is a wonderful park which spreads over thirteen acres of land is a lovely park right at the heart of Ibadan city. Most visitor flood the place for different forms of recreation and fun.
It was once known as the tallest building in the tropical Africa. Cocoa house was established using the proceeds of Cocoa export and trade proceeds.
University of lbadan zoo
The Ibadan Zoological Garden and Nature Park University placed in the department of Zoology at the University of lbadan. There are a big range of animals ranging from mammals to amphibians, reptiles and birds accessible at the zoo.
The excellent times to book flights are generally on Wednesday or Tuesday. Avoid booking Lagos to Ibadan cheap flights on Saturdays and Friday, as flight prices tend to change during those days.
Be open and flexible to travelling during off-peak times like mid-week and later in the evenings or early mornings. Flights between Lagos and lbadan are likely to be affordable during these times, as the cheapest flights Lagos to Ibadan fares are generally outside of peak times.
We advise that you book your Lagos Ibadan flights approximately 7 to 12 weeks in advance to keep the most money.
• The nearest airport to Lagos, is Murtala Muhammed Airport and the nearest airport to Ibadan, Ibadan Airport.
• Distance from Lagos to Ibadan is about 120 kilometers.