Our wedding will be held in the beautiful city of Uyo in Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria. Uyo is the capital city of Akwa Ibom State
, which is located in the South-Southern region of Nigeria, lying between latitudes 4°321 and 5°331 North, and longitudes 7°251 and 8°251 East. The State is bordered on the east by Cross River State, on the west by Rivers State and Abia State, and on the South by the Atlantic Ocean and the southernmost tip of Cross River State. The State has an airport (Akwa Ibom International Airport
) and two major sea ports on the Atlantic Ocean with a proposed construction of a world class seaport Ibaka Seaport at Oron. Along with English, the main spoken languages are Ibibio, Annang, Eket, and Oron languages.
Traveling to Uyo
The main international airports for your arrival in Nigeria are:
Murtala Muhammed International Airport (IATA code: LOS) in Lagos, Nigeria
Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (IATA code: ABV) in Abuja FCT, Nigeria
Upon your arrival in Nigeria, you would need to board a domestic flight to Akwa Ibom Airport (IATA code: QUO)
Taxi and ground transportation services are available at Airports, on premises and at the hotels, and in the cities. They are relatively cheap.