Other Tourist Attractions around the Park:

A. Attractions in Borno State;

    • Shehu’s Palace,Maiduguri
    • Shores of Lake Chad,Baga

(The largest natural lake in West Africa that was once the epicentre of all the great ancient West Africa Empires)

  • Lake Tilla and a Holiday Resort,Kwaya Kusar,Hawul L.G.A
  • Jaffi Waterfalls,Hawul L.G.A,
  • Biu Plateau(semi-temperate climate)
  • Sanda Kyarimi Zoological Park, Maiduguri.
  • Marama Mountains (houses traditional shrine of the Bura People, and some colonial boundary beacons).
  • Lake Alau Dam,near Maiduguri.
  • Sambisa Game Reserve
  • Borno State Museum ,Maiduguri
  • Pulka Rock Formation
  • Durbar Festival at the Shehu’s Palace and other Emirs/Leaders/District Heads organized on special occasions/celebrations e.g. Sallah Festivals and Grand Performances
  • Tombs of the first- four Shehus ,Kukawa
  • Menwara Festival in Shani Local Government Area.
  • Mandara-Gwoza Hills
  • Chad Basin National Park Head Office Premises

B. Attractions in Adamawa State

  • Sukur World Heritage Site, Madagali L.G.A.

C. Attractions in Yobe State

  • Dufuna Canoe Site and Dufuna Canoe Museum(the oldest Canoe in Africa)
  • Gogaram Ancient Settlement; Original home place of the Bade people. Still harbours the ancient capital city of the Badawas,relics of the Emir’s Palace/ruins of city walls and Royal Burial site.
  • Birnin Ngazargamu :The then old capital of Kanem Borno Empire after the Kanuris deserted their earlier capital city Njimi having spent about 100 years there.