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Yankari National Park

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Yankari Game Preserve, Nigeria
+234 902 733 2226
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Not a bad outing

I flew to Bauchi from Lagos and took a road trip The Yankari game reserve. Baboons are quite a... read more

Reviewed 4 March 2018
Abyurla
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Lagos, Nigeria
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Great place for a two night stay

So we took this trip from abuja to yankari, bauchi state by road, the trip there was quite long, to... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2017
ammajidmusa
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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“warm spring” (7 reviews)
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Yankari Game Preserve, Nigeria
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+234 902 733 2226
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Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

I flew to Bauchi from Lagos and took a road trip The Yankari game reserve. Baboons are quite a dominant animal in the reserve

5  Thank Abyurla
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Reviewed September 9, 2017

So we took this trip from abuja to yankari, bauchi state by road, the trip there was quite long, to be honest around 7 hours total. There are two gates at Yankari, the first gate is close to bauchi town. The trip from the first...More

5  Thank ammajidmusa
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Reviewed August 29, 2017

Yankari National Park is a 2244 sq. km. wildlife park located in the Bauchi State, Nigeria. It was named as the country's biggest national park in 1991 and one of its popular tourist destinations. It was opened to the public in 1962, initially as a...More

4  Thank CzarEmmanuel
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Reviewed December 21, 2016

If you ecxpect anything like Tanzania, Kenya or the alike, you will be disapointed (most animals have been poched during the years and more or less no guards around to protect those animals still there.. There are hHeards on elephants and other mamalas. Nice birds....More

4  Thank Svante E
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Reviewed December 13, 2015 via mobile

We travelled 5 hours from Kano State to Bauchi State and then another 1 hour to Bauchi State to Yankari. Don't get excited when you see the gate because you have to travel 42 km more before where you will lodge. Check your fuel level...More

2  Thank Rahmi T
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Reviewed May 4, 2015

Yankari National Park has been around since 1954. The animals much longer than that. And the natural hot springs have always been there. When people started to figure out that these natural things existed, they "tamed" the place so people could come. I visited in...More

12  Thank Ndoy
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Reviewed April 24, 2015

Yankari is a place that will surely leave you in awe! Breathtaking natural spring with water at around body temperature all year through, which is known for its healing powers. You and your family will definitely enjoy the safari where you will see a variety...More

5  Thank Darine N
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Reviewed September 1, 2014

It was an awesome visit and tourist attraction and will be recommended for couples to visit for their honey moon...

3  Thank Usman N
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Reviewed July 18, 2014

The place is beautiful ,safari was good but the visibility of animals was rare due to the season we visited but the huts arrangement to stay is good,,,no phone connectivity

2  Thank vaibhavtyagi015
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Reviewed May 24, 2014 via mobile

Very nice place, rooms recently renovated but underutilized. New management making assn effort to get people to visit.

1  Thank Mohammed M
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