– The Reserve About The Yankari Game Reserve
– The reserve reminds us of South Africa
Bauchi state located in North-Eastern Nigeria is a home to a lot of wildlife animals and game reserve. This just reminds us of the Popular Safari in South Africa has is home to a lot of Elephants and other beautiful creatures.
However, in Nigeria here, we have something close to the popular SouthAfrica reserve. This is Nigeria’s biggest wildlife retreat. At the reserve, you will be captivated by the number of activities you can participate in. Marvel at the largest herd of elephants in the country, embark on a guided safari tour and explore the tropical forests.
The Reserve also is home to various types and kinds of different varieties of animal species including the olive baboon, patas monkey, roan antelope, western hartebeest, living in their natural habitats. The animals are allowed to roam the park with a lot of natural elements to their delight. It has also been observed that it is home to a lot of animal from birth to death.
Yankari was originally created as a game reserve in 1956, but later designated Nigeria’s biggest national park in 1991. It is the most popular destination for tourists in Nigeria and, as such, plays a crucial role in the development and promotion of tourism and ecotourism in Nigeria. It is also one of the most popular eco-destinations in West Africa. It receives a minimum of 20,000 people each year.
After your day at the reserve, exploring the marvel of wildlife, head over to the Wikki Warm Spring. Your visit to the Yankari Game Reserve is incomplete if you don’t experience the warmth of this spring.
This spring is always lovely as it brings about the life of what the real North-Easterns enjoy at all times of the year. Just beside the spring are lots of things that can captivate your attention. Make sure you visit this place today and see that you can have a lot to enjoy.