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Lekki Conservation Centre

KM 19, Lekki-Epe Expressway, Lagos, Nigeria
01 264 2498
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Ranked #2 of 20 attractions in Lagos
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas
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Lucknow, India
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57 reviews 57 reviews
34 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

I was a beautiful and refreshing experience from the hustle & bustle of Lagos. Well Maintained greenery with a multitude of Animals free in their habitat. The Tickets are a bit costly @ 1000N for adults, but he good thing is that they have subsidized for the kids. A good diversity of birds makes bird-watching quite interesting. The tree-top house... More

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Danbury, Connecticut
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13 reviews 13 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

It's amazing that traveling just 10 kms down the Lekki Expressway from V.I. ... a little past the Chevron HQ site at the seventh roundabout ... there is an unspoiled sanctuary of equatorial greenery, birds, and animals in their natural habitat! Best to go earlier in the morning to see the most activity, with lush canopied walking trails remaining shaded... More

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Lagos, Nigeria
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27 reviews 27 reviews
12 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

Beautiful place, they charge a N1000 for a visit, which is bomb, it is being maintained , but people are very loud which drives away all the animals or birds you have gone to watch. Watch out for monkeys they come dangerously close but have not noticed anybody getting hurt. If you don't have food and water handy don't go... More

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Lagos, Nigeria
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

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
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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 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
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145 reviews 145 reviews
75 attraction reviews
50 helpful votes 50 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
3 helpful votes 3 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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Leigh-on-Sea
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58 reviews 58 reviews
16 attraction reviews
52 helpful votes 52 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
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14 reviews 14 reviews
14 helpful votes 14 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
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
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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