Tour of Idanre and Erin Ijesha
30th Sep 2017 - 1st Oct 2017
Pickup is at 7am from your hotel/home address. Extra charges for use of professional cameras at the sites may apply and are not included. These are to be negotiated and paid at location.
Depart Lagos at 7am, from the Marina Car Park opp UBA House, Marina for a 5hour road trip to Ondo. You will be taken to the magnificent Idanre Hills, Ondo State, where you will embark on a hike to the top of the hills, and you will visit the preserved relics of the Old Oke-Idanre Village where the people lived before migrating to the foot of the hills. (Active gear, particularly sneakers are recommended for your hike). After your hike you will visit the ancient Deji of Akure’s Palace before returning to your hotel in Akure for lunch and a swim and to wind down for the day.
After breakfast, you will check out of your hotel and set off at 8am on a 1hr drive to Erin Ijesha in Osun State. You will be taken to the amazing Seven Level Olumirin Waterfalls located in Erin Ijesha where you will hike up to view the breath-taking beauty of the cascading waters of the various waterfalls. Prepare to get wet but it will be worth it. You’ll say goodbye to Osun State and depart for Lagos after this tour. The bus leaves for Lagos at noon.