Best Things To Do in Kano, Nigeria

Whether you're visiting Kano for a few days or are a localite, Kano is sure to have something new for you. Explore our guide that tells you about the best tourist places to visit and things to do in Kano. This guide will give you an idea about the popular attractions, upcoming tourist spots, and off-beat things to do in Kano. This makes it easy to plan weekends or long vacations in Kano. We have compiled this cool stuff to do in Kano keeping in mind the points of interest for families, groups, and romantic couples. Looking at the activities for adventure junkies in Kano listed here will get the blood rushing and adrenaline pumping through your veins.

Check out free places to visit in Kano which you can visit without spending a penny. Handpicked tours, day trips, and excursions in Kano will make your visit comfortable. You will also find the opening and closing time, along with the time required to cover major attractions. This will help you to have a flawless plan without much hassle. We have also included eateries in Kano recommended by locals.

Tourist Attractions in Kano

Take a look at these famous tourist attractions in Kano that are a must-visit!

  1. #1 of 6 Things To Do in Kano
    Kurmi Market

    Tags: Market

    Address: Kano City, Kano, Nigeria

    The Kurmi Market was a bustling slave market square around 600 years ago, but now it is a huge artefact and handicraft market. The market dates back to 15th century when it was founded by the then kin...Read more

  2. #2 of 6 Things To Do in Kano
    Emir's Palace

    Tags: Palace, Architecture

    Address: Kano City, Kano, Nigeria

    The most stunning and striking example of Kano’s traditional Hausa architecture, the Emir’s palace is only accessible to those invited by the Emir. The royalty makes it a worth sightseeing...Read more

  3. #3 of 6 Things To Do in Kano
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    Gidan Dan Hausa Image

    Tags: Museum

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    Balogun Samuel

    It is a very nice place to be, it has a very good structural building. It is a place where u see creativity at work. It is cool for research in African studies. It is one of the tourist centre in Kano...

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  4. #4 of 6 Things To Do in Kano
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  5. #5 of 6 Things To Do in Kano
    Gidan Makama Museum Image

    Tags: Museum

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    Madridista Abdlwahab

    It is a Kano emirates museum. The museum demonstrate the ancient Hausa tradition and their culture. Visiting Gidan Makama for tourism or educational research would make you grasp a lot about historic ...

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  6. #6 of 6 Things To Do in Kano
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