This multi-day journey begins with a stop in Ibadan, visiting the Ibadan Zoo and the city’s Agodi Gardens. See the seven-step Olumirin Waterfalls before arriving at Ikogosi, where you’ll enjoy varying hot and cold natural springs that converge without losing their own thermal properties. Explore nearby Arinta WaterFalls, then return to the springs for more downtime. Spend your final day marveling at one of Nigeria’s most natural spectacular landscapes—Idanre Hill—before returning to Lagos. Highlights Multi-day tour to Ikogosi Warm Springs from Lagos Enjoy downtime relaxing in alternating warm and cold thermal springs.
Explore spectacular natural settings, including gushing waterfalls and Idanre Hill Includes entry fees and meals. The small-group size ensures individual attention. What You Can Expect 4-Day Ikogosi Warmspring Tour from Lagos The Warm and Cold Spring of Ikogosi Resort The Ikogosi Warm Springs is a tourist attraction in southwestern Nigeria. Flowing abreast the warm spring is another cold spring which meets the warm spring at a confluence, each maintaining its thermal properties. This attributes makes the springs a tourist attraction in Nigeria.Research suggested that the warm spring has a temperature of about 70oC at the source and 37oC at the confluence. There have been a lot of tales about how the warm spring came to be. One of such was told of a great hunter with two wives, and one of his wives was said to be temperamental while the other was a quiet woman. One day, the two wives had a fight and after being rebuked by their husband, the temperamental wife changed to the warm spring while the quiet one turned to the cold spring.
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Depart Lagos for Ibadan. We make a stop in Ibadan to visit the zoo. The Ibadan Zoo is one of a few remaining zoos in Nigeria that can boast of a good collection of wildlife including lions, giraffe, ostriches, chimpanzees, geese, crocodiles and of course reptiles. We have lunch in a popular eatery and then visit the revamped Agodi Gardens. Then we pass night in a hotel in Ibadan
We depart Ibadan for Ikogosi. Enroute to Ikogosi we make an exciting stop at the famous Olumirin Waterfalls. We finally check-into the Ikogosi Warm Springs Resort. We enjoy a sumptuous welcome dinner before checking everyone to their different rooms.
After Breakfast the fun begins.We explore mystical warm and cold springs, a natural phenomenon that is found only here in Ekiti State, ideally we suggest something casual. Afterwards we visit the ever flowing Arinta WaterFalls in Ipole-Iloro. We return to the resort and spend the rest of the day at leisure.
After breakfast we depart Ikogosi for Idanre Hills. Idanre Hills holds its own magical experience, a city sits between the Hills. We climb the hills to get to see the ancient settlement and also experience the lovely stream. We descend the hill to some palm wine (A local wine made from extract of a palm tree) and snacks and then head back for Lagos