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Abuja— 21 nights
The capital city of Nigeria, Abuja dates back to the 1980s, and in 2010 it represented the world's fastest-growing city.Thought Pyramid Art Centre and Nike Art Gallery will appeal to museum buffs. An Noor Mosque and All Saints Anglican Church will appeal to history buffs. Change things up with these side-trips from Abuja: Zuma Rock (in Madalla), Gurara Waterfalls (in Gurara) and Gurara Waterfalls (in Minna). There's lots more to do: indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, don't miss a visit to Abuja National Mosque, buy something for everyone on your list at Grand Towers Abuja Mall, and indulge your thirst for a good beer at Bature Brewery.
For maps, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Abuja road trip planning website .
In August in Abuja, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 26°C at night. You will leave for home on the 10th (Tue).
Things to do in Abuja
Zuma Rock, Gurara Waterfalls, Gurara Waterfalls, Farin Ruwa Falls, Sarius Palmetum and Botanical Garden
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