Life in Abuja is one that is characterized by busy days and a lot of hustle and grind. However, as busy as it is, residents of Abuja understand how important it is to always have have days when they can unwind and relax.
This is why their is a lot of fun sports in Abuja to relax and just cool off:
Do you want to travel to Abuja and need a great list of the top spots in Abuja or do you live there but want to discover the places that your city houses, then the list below is for you;
If you are looking to enjoy the very best of nature and a serene atmosphere, then this place is for you. Some people call it the most romantic place in Abuja, where you and your partner can come and just enjoy the peace and tranquility in the park.
It is a very big space that accommodates a lot of people on a daily basis especially during the weekends. If you are looking for the place to have a picnic Awith your family and loved ones, then this is the right place for you. Entrance into the park is free, so all you need is your mat or blanket, few things to munch on, and your phone or camera, oh yeah it is very picture worthy!
The Trukadero Place
This is your one stop for bowling activities. So if you’re all about that life, this is the place for you. The best thing about this place is that it also has some other side attractions just in case you are just not into bowling.
They have other games like snooker and board games; they also have an amusement park as well as a restaurant, it is left for you to choose whatever you feel up to.
Picture a building that has a supermarket, luxury apartments, rental halls, an antique gift shop, several boutiques, a pastry shop and a world class restaurant, yes, this is what the Dunes Center is and more!
This is one of the most reputed and luxurious shopping malls in Nigeria. Built in 2005, this social hub has been one of the greatest attractions and landmark for residents and visitors who come to Abuja.
It is always very busy during vacations and festive seasons because of the number of people that go in and out. It is located at 44, aguiyi ironsi way, maitama, be sure to find your way there and enjoy the dunes experience.
Formerly known as Wonderland, Magic Land Abuja is an amusement park that is suitable for everybody. With its leisure gardens used for relaxation, rides and games for different ages, this is definitely a hotspot in Abuja.
Among the younger generation, it is a highly sought after place, but it is definitely not restricted to them alone. This park is suitable for family outings and picnics. It is also very close to the national stadium, so it is pretty easy to locate.
Located at Mohammed Bello way, garki, Blake resort gives you the most fun and exciting outdoor experience that you won’t forget in a hurry.
Situated in a very serene environment, this is the best part for your hangouts, picnics and all round relaxation with your friends and family-even your foes will love this place because of the tranquility that surrounds it.
Arts and Crafts Village
The Abuja arts and crafts village is another place that experiences a large number of visitors and tourists.
The representation of the diverse cultures, the artifacts, symbols, arts and the crafts makes it a very unique place to visit. The stores are in form of traditional huts with thatched roofs and wooden windows, showcasing the indigenous culture of the Nigerians.
There are several artworks up for sale in the market, things like pottery, paintings, fabrics, local jewelries, leather works, etc. if you are a lover of African art and culture; this is one place you must visit during your stay in Abuja. The arts and crafts village is located in the central business district just behind silverbird galleria.
Jabi Lake Mall
In the absence of a beach in Abuja, the Jabi Lake Mall provides its inhabitants with that aquatic sort of experience.
Named after its location, the lake is another place that is of great interest to visitors.
Not only do you get to chill by the lakeside, there are also offers of a boat cruise, canoe rides as well as horse rides. Whether you want to sit by the lake or go into the mall, this place has got you covered.