Corral del Carbón

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Corral del Carbón: Our most recommended tours and activities

  • Granada Full Day with Alhambra Palace and Generalife Gardens

    1. Granada Full Day with Alhambra Palace and Generalife Gardens

    Discover the historical city of Granada, land of the Alhambra and the Generalife gardens on this full-day tour. The Moors built Alhambra in the 13th century. Charles V, ruler of the Holy Roman Empire from 1516, built the court of Charles V in the 16th century. The Generalife gardens are a well-deserved UNESCO World Heritage Site, built by Mohammed III in the 14th century. Once you have finished here, enjoy a guided tour to the historical city center to explore the surroundings of the Royal Chapel, the Alcaiceria, Corral del Carbon, the Cathedral and more. You'll also get the chance to wander off and find some traditional tapas. 

    We were disappointed with the multilinguality of the guidances. We expected pure English. Now German dominated.

  • Granada: Alhambra Full Complex & Andalusi Monuments Tickets

    2. Granada: Alhambra Full Complex & Andalusi Monuments Tickets

    Embark on an adventure and buy this ticket that includes a Alhambra visit. See the Nasrid Palaces, Generalife and Alcazaba as well as monuments such as Bañuelo, Casa Morisca (Horno de Oro St.), Dar al-Horra Palace, Chapíz House and Zafra House. Marvel at the Alhambra and Albaicín that are now connected by Dobla de Oro. Enjoy a cultural and tourist itinerary that tries to inspire the narrow links between the oldest neighborhood of the city through the visit to six Muslim monuments.  Alhambra and Generalife are both recognized as UNESCO World Heritage.

  • Granada: Muslim Monuments Entrance Tickets

    3. Granada: Muslim Monuments Entrance Tickets

    Visit four Muslim heritage sites and discover what life was like in Granada in the Spanish-Muslim period. Explore these monuments at your own pace, with a self-guided experience. Enjoy entrance to El Bañuelo, one of the best-preserved Arab bathhouses in the region. Wander through the chambers where ritual and physical and bathing once took place. Continue to Corral del Carbón, an ancient traders’ market. Admire the architectural detail of the facade as you pass through the entryway. See the old grain depot, warehouse, and traveler’s hostel. Stop at Casa Morisca de Horno de Oro, a well-preserved Moorish house with views of the Alhambra. End with a visit to the Nasrid palace of Dar al-Horra Palace, to stroll the rooms of this former Sultan’s residence.

  • Granada: City Center, Cathedral, Capilla, and Madraza Tour

    4. Granada: City Center, Cathedral, Capilla, and Madraza Tour

    You will start in Plaza Nueva, admiring one of the constructions that changed the physiognomy of the city the most. You will also astonish yourself with the Real Chancillería, which was the highest court of appeal of the Corona de Castilla. Follow that, admire the Plaza Nueva, the church of Santa Ana, and the Pilar del Toro, each of them being a part of one of the most important places of today’s Granada. You will walk down the Darro riverbed to see the old Al-Funduq (Corral del Carbón), one of the few Muslim buildings of commercial use that are still preserved. Following that, stroll through its streets, visiting the old silk market where thousands of stalls will intoxicate your senses with their colors and smells. Later on you will visit the Madraza, founded by Yusuf I in 1349. You will then proceed to enter inside the Capilla Real, where the Reyes Católicos chose to be buried in ord...

  • Granada: City Center Private Tour

    5. Granada: City Center Private Tour

    Explore Granada and discover one of Spain's greatest and most historical cities full of cultural richness. Learn surprising anecdotes and incredible stories about its history and discover magnificent buildings of the fourteenth and sixteenth centuries. Get to know the most recommended tourist and cultural location in Andalusia on a private tour with an official guide, full of expertise in the history of this incredible city. Locate yourself in this beautiful city, get to know the best places, and receive useful recommendations during your visit.

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What people are saying about Corral del Carbón

Overall rating

4.2 / 5

based on 290 reviews

Did not disappoint

After learning of the Alhambra back in my high school days, it had always been on my bucket list. It doesn't disappoint! The tour was made even better by our wonderful tour guide, Maria Lopez Garcia. She has a true passion for the history, architecture and beauty of the entire palace. Her knowledge is astounding, and I believe she could have expanded the time of the tour by hours and still kept us intrigued about its history. Maria, we thank you so much.

Everything was great, the guide very knowledgeable but felt a little rushed. Granada visit was great too with enough time to eat and have a little look around as a taster. Transfer coach very comfortable with Air-con and a stop between Granada and Malaga. Thank you.

The visit on Saturday 7 at 9:30 was well worth it. The guide who accompanied us from 10. Very professional and very good all his explanations. A very nice group and a highly recommended visit

Highly recommend

Very well organized tour; bus arrived exactly at the estimated time. The tour in the Alhambra by Raffael was fantastic! We had enough time to explore beautiful Granada!

Great trip ! Super Guide .... and logistic ..... time for break ....