10 Finest Cities in Nigeria

There are many beautiful cities in Nigeria and they are worth visiting in all sense of the word. In this write-up, we are going to look at 10 of the most beautiful of these Nigerian cities.



The city is located in Imo state. Despite the brunt of the war that hit the city hard during the Biafran War, it is still able to win a spot among the most beautiful cities in Nigeria.  The city is the capital city of Imo state and it is a pride to Igboland


Enugu is the capital city of Enugu state.  Enugu is also the second largest city in the south-eastern part of Nigeria.  It has a beautiful and impressive topography too. Also, Enugu is among the most peaceful cities in Nigeria.


It is also called Akure Millennial City. It is the capital city of Ondo State. The total population of the city is about 588,000. It became a Millennial City in 2006. The state has federal universities, cocoa farms and a beautiful landscape dotted with rocks and the likes and these contribute to the beauty of the city.


Warri is not the capital city of Delta States, but it is far more beautiful than Asaba, which is the capital city of Delta State. Most of the developments in the states are more concentrated in Warri. There is rarely any porthole on the roads in Warri. Everything about the city is impressively beautiful.


Kaduna is the capital city of Kaduna state.  It is undoubtedly the most beautiful city in northern part of Nigeria after Abuja.  Despite Boko Haram activities, the city still maintains its beautiful appearance.  Aside from being among the most beautiful cities in Nigeria, it is also among the most secure cities in the country.

Port Harcourt

Port Harcourt is rated as the 6th most beautiful city in Nigeria.  The city is popularly called Garden City.  It is one of the cities in the oil-rich Niger Delta region in Nigeria and it also among the wealthiest cities in Nigeria

Lagos City

Lagos is among the most populous cities in Nigeria, but it is still able to maintain a spot among the most beautiful cities in Nigeria. It is called the Center of Excellence. Lagos is a city able to lend its chaotic nature with its beauty and this makes it stand out.


Abuja is the federal capital city. It is among the most developed and most organized cities in Nigeria.  Its many recreation centers, world class shopping mall, and five-star hotels set it apart.  Despite its beautiful state, Abuja is still a city undergoing further development.


Calabar is among the most beautiful cities in Nigeria.  Aside from being among the most beautiful, it is also rated as the most peaceful city. This is one city that is worth visiting. It is the capital city of Cross River State.


Uyo is the capital city of Akwa Ibom. The city is both secure and beautiful.  The structuring is also impressive.  The road network is well organized and there are no portholes anywhere in the city.  The hotels are first class and highly hospitable.

6 thoughts on “10 Finest Cities in Nigeria”

      • Are u kidding, howbon earth is Enugu finer than Owerri- Nigeria capital of Entertainment, the city with best hotels and suites after Abuja and Lagos. Please go and check Owerri and see estates and sub cities within Owerri far much finer and more expensive than Banana island and Atlantic city in Lagos

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