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  2. Andalusia
  3. Granada
  4. Albaicin

Granada: Albaicín Walking Tour

Product ID: 215337
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Discover the narrow Medieval streets of one of Granada's oldest neighborhoods, the Albaicín. Enjoy striking views of the Alhambra and experience a mosaic of Moorish and Andalusian art and architecture in this UNESCO listed old town.
About this activity
Duration 2 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Spanish, English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the narrow, winding streets of Albaicín with a local guide
  • Marvel at the amazing view of the Alhambra Palace from San Nicolás lookout
  • Discover characteristics of historic Moorish and Andalusian architecture
  • Experience the social and cultural diversity of Albaicín
  • Shop at the local souq (market)
Full description
After meeting your guide at Plaza de Sta. Ana, you’ll explore the ancient, winding streets of Albaicín on a walking tour. Enjoy striking views of the Alhambra with the snow-topped Sierra Nevada Mountains in the distance and see the modern Great Mosque of Granada, the first mosque built in Granada since 1492.

Experience the unique flavor of this ancient city with buskers scattered throughout the streets, enchanting views around every corner, and local markets selling a colorful array of items. Your guide will ensure you don’t get lost in the narrow streets, while pointing out the highlights and sharing stories of the history of the Albaicín, including its connection to the Caliphate of Cordoba. 

The Albaicín is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site together with the Alhambra and Generalife. This tour will take you beyond the basic story of Granada to experience the diverse history, cultures, and traditions make it the city it is today.
Includes
  • Specialist local guide
What’s Not Included
  • Snacks
  • Drinks

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Meet your guide near the fountain in Plaza de Sta. Ana

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Know before you go
• Due to the nature of the streets in this historic area of Granada, this tour is not suitable for those requiring a wheelchair or other similar mobility aids
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Al-Andalus Experience

Product ID: 215337