Discover Yankari National Park Nigeria

Yankari National Park, located 140 miles east of Jos, is the best-known and best-developed park. It stretches over 866 sq mi. There are hundreds of elephants, buffalos, hippopotamuses, lions, crocodiles, gazelles, lynx and baboons. The best season to come and admire the animals is before the rain season, between February and April. There is also a lake, formed by the hot springs of Wikki, with crystal clear mineral water, at a constant temperature of 31 C.

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    Yankari National Park

    In this national park in Nigeria, you can go on a safari to spot some of the typical African animals or bathe in the warm springs of Wikki.

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