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Enugu is the capital of Enugu State, located in the Southeastern part of Nigeria, with a population of 722,664 according to the 2006 Nigerian census. The name ‘Enugu’ means ‘The Top of The Hill’, which denotes the city’s hilly terrain.  The city perfectly delivers a lifestyle of affluence, security and serenity.  It is argued to be one the most beautifully planned cities in Nigeria, with Udi Hill as a picturesque background for the city. Enugu is designed around comfort and modern lifestyle that can be seen in a lot of advanced cities whilst retaining its African cultural heritage. It is often referred to as the ‘Coal City’ because of the significant coal mining activities that happened in the colonial era. Today, it is the home of Nollywood, the third biggest movie industry in the world.


Major Attractions

Enugu is known for its attractive sceneries, cultural diversity and undulating plateau. If you are coming to Enugu, the charming scenario in the unique forest dynasty of Ngwo Pine forest would blow your mind away, with its romantically set pine forest and waterfall.  The Amagunze/Akpawfu Lake Complex is a wonderful attraction that consists of 9 lakes that is seen within the district.

The 30 metres high Awhum Waterfall which was formed as a result of a massive outcrop of granite rock with water cascading over the top forming a stream is a haven for tourists.  You can visit to the Awhum Monastery that is also in the same location.

Visit Enugu and experience its Mmanwu Festival, which features more than 2000 masquerades and cultural dances. There is also the New Yam Festival, which marks the end of the farming season.

There are lots of hills to visit like the Milken Hills, Udi Hill, Nsukka Hill; parks like the Polo Park, Enugu Metropolis that has state of the art amusement facilities and the Government Ceremonial Park located at Okpara Square. For coal mines, your destination can be the Onyeama Mine and Okpara Mine. Historical shrines such as the Isi Ujulu, Eka Ana, Ugwu Owere and the ‘Wonderful Stone’ shrines are located around the city.

There are lots of attraction spots in Enugu, wherever you choose to visit, you’ll enjoy the beauty of the vibrant city.

Akanu Ibiam International Airport (ENU)

Akanu Ibiam International Airport (ENU) is popularly called Enugu Airport by the locals; it is named after the statesman, Akanu Ibiam. It serves any airline that is either coming or leaving the city. Travelstart offers you cheap flights to Enugu.  

Hotels and Accommodation

In Enugu, there are many luxurious hotels and resorts which provide all-inclusive services. Book your hotel accommodation with Travelstart.

Car Rental

Hire a car with Travelstart. Travelstart offers car hire service online; you can easily make bookings for your choice of car. You can also hire a chauffeur -driven cars from the airport to move you round the city.

Best Time to Visit Enugu

The best time to visit Enugu is any time. But most tourists visit the city between May and December.

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