The Niger Delta Tourism Expo is an initiative put together to help explore, discover and harness the rich cultural and tourism potentials abound in the Niger Delta region of Nigeria.

This annual event brings remarkable linkages among industry stakeholders, investors, exhibitors, buyers, consumers, tourism experts, travel experts, travel/tourism/hospitality service providers and the media to network and create synergies needed to set forward an overall pathway for tourism development across the nine states that makes up the region; Cross River, Akwa Ibom, Delta, Bayelsa, Imo, Edo, Abia, Rivers and Ondo.

In the heart of the NDTE are series of B2B sessions organized for vendors, hotels, travel & tour companies, visitors, etc, to share experiences, exchange ideas and create long term relationships.


To drive inclusive and sustainable development across the local communities of the Niger Delta region through tourism by creating;

  1. Synergies among all stakeholders in the tourism, travel and hospitality industry in the Niger Delta region.
  2. Awareness about tourism investments opportunities abound in the region.
  3. Efficient and sustainable platforms for domestic tourism development.
  4. Platforms for knowledge exchange, ideas sharing and best practices.
  5. Opportunities for human capacity development and training.



Tucked into Nigeria’s southeastern corner, the capital of Cross River state has a rich history and is well worth a trip. Originally a cluster of Efik settlements, Calabar was once one of Africa’s biggest slave ports, and later a major exporter of palm oil. A popular stopover for travellers heading to Cameroon, this tourist-friendly city has a fantastic museum and an excellent primate-conservation centre.

Tinapa Lakeside Hotel offers 242 well appointed bedrooms and excellent restaurant. The hotel is in a great location to explore . Located within a few minutes away from central Calabar – Nigeria ’s oldest, cleanest and most secured city. Tinapa Lakeside Hotel is an excellent base for events, conferences and meetings.

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No.2 Ndidem Iso Road,
Calabar, Cross River State
543001 – Nigeria

Call: +234 (0) 703 197 3119
Email: connect@nigerdeltatourismexpo.com