Orlu is a city in Imo state, the second largest after the capital Owerri. Orlu is widely regarded as the industrial capital of Imo state. While a boisterous city, Orlu retains elements of its traditional culture and heritage, this is apparent in the
Why should you visit Orlu
Orlu is a great place to experience the native Igbo cultural heritage. As an industrial city center, you can also visit Orlu for business.
The Best Time to visit Orlu
Orlu can be visited all year round. In December there is heightened activities in the town as indigenous sons and daughters return home to celebrate the Christmas and New Year holidays.
How to Get to Orlu
rlu can be reached through major road networks from the surrounding cities of Warri, Awka, Aba, Onitsha, and Owerri.
How to move around Orlu
Orlu provides an assortment of buses, motorbikes and tricycles that move people around fom one part of the city to another.
Dining and Shopping in Orlu
Kabakar Refreshment center is a popular restaurant in Orlu, it is a nice place to dine and hang around. Gazzey Cool Joint, Tako Sacrament Fast Food and Prince Way Restaurant are some of the popular restaurants in Orlu. For shopping in Orlu, all you need to do is ask around from the locals, the closest supermarket or market to you.
To do or to see
Visit the traditional court palace of Eze Silver Ibenyi Ugbala II for an experience. You can also visit the Iyi Ogidi spring which bubbles out of five separate channels and is a source of attraction for tourists as well as the Iyi Okwu Spring which flows out of a rock.