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  1. Spain
  2. Andalusia
  3. Granada
  4. Alhambra

Alhambra: Nasrid Palaces & Generalife Gardens Walking Tour

Product ID: 110080
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Discover every corner of the Alhambra and the Generalife Gardens on this tour and see its spectacular mix of elaborate Islamic architecture.
About this activity
Duration 2.5 hours
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Spanish, English, French
Cancellation policy
Cancel up to 5 days in advance for a full refund

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Experience

Highlights
  • Enjoy a 3-hour Alhambra and Generalife walking tour
  • Visit Alcazaba Fortress, the Nasrid Palaces and Palace of Charles V
  • Learn about the sultans and Moorish kings who once made Alhambra their home
  • Explore this UNESCO World Heritage Site at a leisurely pace with your expert guide
  • Skip the lines with this convenient ticket
Full description
Dive head first into Granada's rich history with a guided walking tour of the Alhambra, the former home of the sultans of the Nasrid dynasty.

Follow your guide between the marble columns through the artistic beauty of the Court of Lions. Renowned for its iconic decor of blue and yellow tiles, this court is an impressive example of Islamic architectural and engineering splendor.

Admire views of Granada and mountains as you explore the Alcazaba Fortress. See what else the Nasrid Palaces have to offer as you visit the Palace of Mexuar, the Palace of Comares and the Palace of Leones.

Next, head to the sultan’s summer palace to the east of Alhambra. The Generalife is framed by breathtaking scenery and surrounded by vegetation and green open space. Enjoy its graceful water games and labyrinth design.

Also on this tour, walk through the courtyards of the Arrayanes, the Reja, Acequia and Sultana.
Includes
  • Alhambra Palace skip-the-line ticket
  • Entry to the Generalife Gardens
  • Entry to the Nasrid Palaces
  • 3-hour guided tour of the Alhambra
  • Headsets
What’s Not Included
  • Pick-up and drop off
  • Lunch
  • Other activities in the city

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

By the Alhambra map at the entrance pavilion near the ticket box.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
Know before you go
• If there is no possibility to lead the tour in a single language, the tour may be carried out in 2 languages
• The maximum group size is 30 people per guide
Customer reviews
Overall rating
4.5 / 5
based on 139 reviews
Review summary
Service
4.4/5
Organization
4.4/5
Value for money
3.9/5
Safety
4.6/5

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