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Lekki Conservation Centre

KM 19, Lekki-Epe Expressway, Lagos, Nigeria
01 264 2498
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Ranked #1 of 18 attractions in Lagos
Certificate of Excellence 2013
Type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas
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Lagos, Nigeria
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014 NEW

You wouldnt expect to find such in a busy place like Lagos, very quiet, serene and if you are lucky you get to see the crocodiles. The tickets are not expensive.

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Port of Spain, Trinidad
18 reviews 18 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

This was a bit surprising to find in Lagos as it doesn't strike you as a place that would have any focus on conservation. Nonetheless the evening was quite well spent with a guide who was very helpful in conducting the tour of the area. Several interesting animals were seen as we walked through.

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Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Top Contributor
92 reviews 92 reviews
43 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014 via mobile

I visited the park with a group of work colleagues and I am sure nobody had a very good impression of the place. To get there was a challenge, there was no sign until you almost missed it. When we got inside a very rude lady sold us tickets and provided no information apart that we should walk around. After... More

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Lagos, Nigeria
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

I have visited this place today with my friend. It is an awesome experience. It's around 2 Km nature trail through a serene, calm and silent biodiversity park. only thing you will listen is the chirping of birds, cuckoos of peacock and all sort of jungle sounds which will soothen you through out. A tree platform of about 20-25 meters... More

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Top Contributor
58 reviews 58 reviews
16 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

This was the last of several visits made in 2013 with family or friends. Group of kids and few mums setting up picnic in PICNIC area; cheeky monkey steals lunchbox; children squeal with understandable excitement and surprise; man appears from nowhere and in an extremely rude fashion asks me to remove party as we are being too noisy and he... More

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Lagos, Nigeria
14 reviews 14 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

After my last review of the Lekki Conservation Centre where I complained about the lack of customer service in the security guard I was pleasantly surprised to find the same security guard assist us in a nice manner. Good to see the change and happy that they listened to customers feedback. I could also see that there is a lot... More

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
13 reviews 13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013

Rather than the regular and crowded beach, expensive restaurants and bars, going to Lekki Conservation is an intriguing and delightful experience. It's a nature park inhabiting a number of plant species, monkeys, monitor lizards and peacocks. I took a friend out to the park and she enjoyed it, rather than the usual dining experience. There is a nice tall tree... More

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
8 attraction reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2013

It's the kind of place you'd go to just to get away from the hustle and bustle of city life. Early mornings are best (if you get out of bed) but it's worth it.

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Lagos, Nigeria
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2013

The monkeys for sure are worth the visit, but as my visit was at 11:00, I imagine most aimals already went into hiding. Supposedly early morning is the best time to view different species.

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Lagos, Nigeria
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2013

It is good place for calm and quite getaway within the hustle bustle of Lagos.You can just be with nature, pat the 300 years old tortoise(not sure if it is a turtle), there several spots with display boards as to what to look for in each of those spots(swamps), it would be a good watching(bird and animal) point only if... More

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