• Yankari Game Reserve

    Yankari Game Reserve

    The Yankari National Park is the premier game reserve in Nigeria. Yankari Park and Wikki Warm Springs are located around the Gagi River, approximately 1 1/2 hours by road, southeast of Bauchi Town. The beauty and size of The Yankari Game Reserve make it the most pop­ular reserve in Nigeria. Set up in 1956 and […]

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  • Cave at Yankari Game Reserve

    Cave at Yankari Game Reserve

    Tourist trying out the Cave at Yankari game Reserve. Yankari is a beautiful place to be. I have been there 4 times. They have the wiki warm spring, accommodation, restaurants, a small museum and the safari. There are over 52 species on animals there including the lion, elephant, leopard, antelopes (I saw this live). The […]

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  • Natural Spring, Yankari Game Reserve

    Natural Spring, Yankari Game Reserve

    Natural water spring at the Yankari Game reserve in Bauchi State.

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  • Yankari Park

    Yankari Park

    Yankari Park and Wikki Warm Springs are located around the Gagi River, approximately one and a half hours by road, southeast of Bauchi Town. The beauty and size of The Yankari Game Reserve make it the most pop­ular reserve in Nigeria. Set up in 1956 and opened to the public in 1962, the main game-viewing […]

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  • Yankari Game Reserve- largest elephant population in West Africa

    Yankari Game Reserve- largest elephant population in West Africa

    Yankari Game Reserve is located about 225km east of the Nigerian city of Jos and it covers an area of 2,244 sq km. Yankari Game Reserve has been described by the Lonely Planet Guide as holding “about the only remnant of wildlife left in Nigeria. With about 550 elephants, this park has the largest elephant […]

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