It’s that time of the year when your kids have possibly finished a whole academic session. You know that three month holiday you always looked forward to as a child. Your children are presently looking forward to it too. Your kids were probably not contented with the Christmas holiday and that short two-weeks holiday, sandwiched between three long terms. They definitely need a break from those assignments you probably forced them to do. Those annoying and geeky projects they get to bring home. As if going to school is not enough. Your children are most likely thinking of fascinating places to got to and exciting destinations where they can have fun. The long holiday affords you an avenue of spending quality time with your children away from home and in lovely destinations. Here are five of those destinations that will be suitable for a memorable Children’s vacation;
Yankari National Park
Yankari National Park is the most visited games reserve in Nigeria. It is a perfect vacation destination for kids as it offers a wide range of facilities that children will love. You know those animals that they get to see in pictures at school or on TV. They can also get to see it here, but under strict supervision and guidance. Yankari has got a warm spring were your kids can go swimming. Yankari also has several chalets you can stay in during the vacation.
Obudu Mountain Resort
Another interesting place for kids is the Obudu Mountain resort. Using the cable car to view the lush vegetation and the whole of the mountain range is enough to give a child a befitting vacation. I mean the sight alone is amazing. Not to worry, there are other intriguing facilities like the canopy walk way, several swimming pools, restaurants and exotic chalets.
Badagry is more like the tourism hub of Lagos State. In Badagry, your kids will get to see the first storey building in Nigeria, the Badagry Heritage museum, a slave relics museum, Seriki Abass Slave Barracoon, the Agia tree monument and other places that will definitely interest your children. Not leaving out Whispering Palm in the cruise. Here is someone’s amazing weekend trip to Badagry.
Going on a road trip to Niger State and having a picnic at the iconic Gurara falls with your kids are two of the most exciting things you should do during this long holiday. The scene is breathtaking and the atmosphere is cool. So cool that there’s really no problem with your children developing a rash or two. Here is a description of someone’s trip to Gurara falls.
Erin Ijesha Falls
This list won’t be complete without mentioning Erin Ijesha falls. Your kids will definitely love the water splashes and the melodious sound it makes. They will also love the cool ambiance and the peaceful aura the falls offer. It has got to be a must-visit destination for you and most especially, your kids.