The largest city in Northern Nigeria, Kano is an ancient trading city. Visitors who plan to visit the Gidan Makama and The Great Mosque are advised to stay in the center of the city to save time and have easy access to these places.
Top Dining Restaurants in Kano
Great restaurants can be spotted all over the city, The Golden Palace is one of them. The restaurant serves some amazing African and Chinese dishes at pocket friendly rates. A must try here are dumpling if you wish to give beef a pass, the restaurant also serves beer.
The Lebanese Club is renowned for its hummus, kebabs and falafel and other mouth watering Lebanese food. Access is granted exclusively to members, however you can pay N200 and get in, and beer is served here.
Points of Interest in Kano
One of the most fascinating parts of Kona to be explored is the Cougar Matar Dyeing Pits, the dye pits are over 500 years old. Take a short tour around the pits and buy clothes at cheap rates in a variety of tie-dye patterns.
Get a ticket to travel back in time at the Kano State History Museum, the museum houses a large assemblage of artifacts from the stone age to present day. Consider taking a guided tour and get to know the objects better.