Kano in detail


Internet Access

Friends Internet Also serves coffee, cakes and sandwiches.

See & Sweet Bakery Cybercafé Also a good place for a quick bite.


Try the moneychangers at the craft stalls outside the Central Hotel; they'll also exchange West African CFA. The tourist office has a bureau de change.

Tourist Information

Kano State Tourist Board A rarity in Nigeria – a working tourist office. Has pamphlets and can arrange guides to the Old City (N1500 per hour).