The 2,240 sq. Km. Yankari is the best known Game Reserve in Nigeria. Located about 4-hour’s drive from Jos, it offers a great opportunity for viewing a variety of wildlife species in their natural habitat. Most frequently seen animal species are Baboon, Water Buck, Roan Antelope, Elephant, Hippopotamus and Crocodile. Lion can also be seen. There is bird life in spectacular profusion, particularly close to the Gajii River. An archeological site and warm natural springs are some of the other attractions. The Reserve has recently been up-graded to cater for demands of tourists and comfortable accommodation with modern amenities is in place for visitors.