Port Harcourt Tourist Beach is one of the most famous beaches in the city of Port Harcourt. It is built in the year 1988 along the lines of Kolabi Creek. The artificial white sands, the real waves, the real feel make the most of the beach. Many tourists come here to plan a picnic and many come to just take a walk.
Port Harcourt Tourist Beach has several bars and restaurants which serves various kinds of sea foods. There is also a separate area made for relaxing. People can enjoy playing beach soccer and volleyballs at the beach, which serves a great purpose for enjoyment. It is the only man-made beach in the city of Port Harcourt, and it promoted the much-needed tourism in Port Harcourt. The beach was built having in thought the location and tourists.
The government plays a vital role in protecting and maintaining the beach so as to maintain the growing numbers of visitors. Both locals as well as foreign tourist come here and enjoy. Anyone can come and enjoy, be it couples, a group of friends or families, office goers, etc. People come here to relax from the hectic work schedule.
The white sand and crystal clear sea water make the beach look more appealing.
Horse riding at the beach is very popular among the children.
The beach is open to all every day. The peak time to visit the beach is during sunset or late night.