|The Coconut Beach in the coastal of Badagry, west of Lagos|
Coconut Beach is a beautiful
beach in the coastal town of Badagry, west of Lagos. The beach is
attractively set in an area surrounded by coconut trees. About 20
miles towards the border of Nigeria and the Republic of Benin, Coconut
Beach is accessible through the Lagos-Badagry expressway. Visitors
will find a friendly relaxed atmosphere
Bar Beach, also known as Victoria Beach, is the most popular beach among Nigerians. The main beach on Victoria Island is located along Ahmadu Bello Way opposite the Federal Guest House. It is usually crowded with Nigerians on public holidays.
This beach provides a pleasant outing with safe swimming conditions, even for small children. Tourist may obtain deck chairs and an awning on the beach, for relaxed, casual comfort. Local yen dots sell delicious pineapples, coconuts and variety of other delightful treats.
There are several beaches along the Lekki Peninsula, the foremost being Lekki Beach, located a few miles from the city center. Lekki Beach is another of Lagos’ attractive beaches and remains popular with foreign tourists. Beach shelters made of palm fronds and umbrellas, available for rent, keep the sun at bay, as well as provide a place to enjoy snacks or refreshments sold by local traders.
Opened in 1989, Eleko is the newest of Lagos’ Beaches, down the Lekki Peninsula about 30 miles from Lagos. There are no traders and no distractions on Eleko Beach, just peace and tranquillity, ideal for those seeking privacy.
4, Wing 'B' Isheri- Ogba Road, Omole Bus Stop