There are several exciting ways to have fun in Lagos. Although Lagos is the epicentre of business and commerce it is still a fun place. Firstly, the city of Lagos is very popular all over the world. As earlier mentioned, it is the perfect place for any profitable business. And this is no news to anyone who knows of “the city of Excellence”. Every day is a day to hustle. Notwithstanding your profession, you are out daily. Sometimes you go through the week without rest. As you look to put food on the table. This is because Lagos isn’t a place to be lazy.
Despite the craziness, there are exciting ways to have fun in Lagos. One thing to consider is the cost of living. However, this is not a deterrent. As the popular saying goes, “cut your coat according to your size”. So, with whatever you earn you are sure to still have a good time. Lagos is the place for everyone. Being one of the largest city in Nigeria, there are several fun spots. For instance, you have bars, malls, eateries, and beaches. To the surprise of many, you don’t need so much money to have fun in Lagos. Even with a partner, you can be covered with as low as N5,000. Yes! I said it, N5,000 can give you a good treat. Here are a few examples of fun things to do. All within a budget of N5,000 or just a little above.
Exciting ways to have fun in Lagos
- Picnic at the Beach
There are a few beaches in Lagos, precisely at Lekki. With a very nice scenery, cosy huts, and serene environment, you are set for a good time. Also, pack some snacks, drinks, and a mat or blanket. One good example is Marwa beach at Lekki. The gate fee is just N300.
- Kart Racing
For just N3000 you can go Kart racing at Lekki. If you are lucky, you just might get a discount. This is however only when there are promos. So, visit their sites before purchasing tickets. With luck on your side, you may get tickets for N1500. That could get you about 10 laps.
- Zip Lining
Not many people know what this is, let alone experience. Meanwhile, a lot of people have seen it on tv. All you have to do is search on Google and you see how much fun it is. Even without trying it, you will be drawn to it. With just N2500 you experience real adventure. Dangling down a rope can be quite scary but it is a lot of fun.
- Terra Kulture
This is just perfect for art and literature lovers. Here, you enjoy live performances, concerts and plays. All for little or nothing. There are great reviews from past experiences. So this is not a hoax. Although it is quite different from the cinemas, it gives a slightly different experience.
- A night out with friends
For exciting ways to have fun in Lagos, this is unarguably one of the most commonly practised. A night out with friends usually involves a bar or club. Albeit, there are other places to “visit”, this is pretty much a tradition in Lagos. Depending on how much you like to drink, N5000 is certainly enough to take care of that.
Other fun ways to have fun
- Salsa classes
- Lekki Conservation centre
- Afrika Shrine