There is no truer demonstration of ecotourism than the Lekki Conservation Centre (LCC).
Established to preserve the representative samples of vegetation and animals of the Lekki Peninsula, LCC remains top destination for tourists and fun seekers as it presents an equal mix of environmental conservation, adventure and excitement.
What to do when you in LCC.
Take a Tour of the Reserve
An urban jungle in the heart of Lagos! This 78-hectare nature reserve gives a refreshing experience of nature where animals such as Mona monkeys, monitor lizards, crocodiles, fishes, snakes, different species of birds as well as plants and insects are can be encountered.
The 2 kilometre wooden boardwalk that traverses the reserve provides safe platform to walk through the forest. Some of the interesting features of the reserve are: Tree House, Nature Station, Bird Hide & Swamp Look-out Station
Watch out for the cheeky monkeys!
Ascent the Canopy Walkway
The 401-metre long canopy walkway is a scenic attraction reputed to be the longest canopy walkway in Africa.
This engineering feat delivers an amazing suspended bridge over the canopy of vegetation in the nature reserve. The canopy walkway consists of six towers which peaks at 22.5 metres above the sea level. This gives visitors an aerial view of the forest and sights of distant communities.
This is not for the faint-hearted
Group Meeting & Team Bonding
Group Meeting & Team Bonding
The Family Park provides an exciting expanse of grassland that has become a haven for picnics, team bonding activities, group meetings and reunions. The kids love it here!
Packed with variety of floor games such as Ludo, snake & ladder, chess, checkers as well as sporting facilities for volleyball, table tennis for your pleasure, the Family Park has two fish ponds – tilapia and koi.
Gazebos can be reserved if you want some privacy while barbeque grills are available for those that want to sizzle.
Video & photo Shoot
The forest and the facilities provides a unique video and photo experience for those that want to be captured with the natural environment.
For those captivated by nature, LCC is a choice location for pre-wedding photo shoot, video shoot and nature photography.
Don’t get upset if you get photobombed by any of the animals
The rotunda is an elegant facility that host functions such as weddings, birthday parties, Annual General Meetings, Old Student Association meetings etc.
The facility sits 250 in theatre arrangement and 150 for banquet style. There is a podium, lectern and public address system for use. The rotunda is serviced with three entrances and adequate sanitary toilet facilities.
Your next event is happening here!
Plant a Tree
If you plan to commemorate an event or a date with a lasting activity, you could get into the reserve and plant a tree.
Organisations, groups and individuals can seize the moment and organise a tree planting session with the LCC.
Just imagine your tree seedling in fifty years!
Grab a Souvenir
Having visited the LCC, why don’t you register your experience with a memorabilia?
Our souvenir shop is stocked with assorted merchandise that speaks to our conservation activities and the adventure of the nature centre.
You will find items suitable for different categories of individuals.