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

Granada and Albaicín: Historical Private Tour

Product ID: 182672
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Discover the historic city centre, the Royal Chapel and Cathedral. Visit the UNESCO World Heritage site of Albaicín. Marvel at the most captivating views of the city led by an expert guide.
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Duration: 3 hours
Starting time 4:00 PM
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  • Discover one of southern Spain’s greatest monuments, the Cathedral and the Royal Chapel
  • Take a private tour led by a knowledgeable local guide
  • Gaze at the Alhambra and lovely atmosphere from the popular terrace Mirador de San Nicolas
  • Explore the majestic and historic layout of Moorish history in the Albaicín neighbourhood
  • Watch the sunset over the Alhambra and next to the Mezquita de Mayor
Full description
Take a tour which covers a reasonable area of Granada. Your tour begins with a visit to the Royal Chapel, commissioned by the Catholic Monarchs and built in flamboyant Gothic style. Here you will find the mausoleums of Isabel and Ferdinand and their children Phillip "The Beautiful" and Joan "The Mad". The cathedral stands next to the chapel and is considered as the first Renaissance church in Spain. Marvel at the work of the brilliant façade of the Granada Cathedral- the local guide knows a lot about Granada's heritage and will tell you the Cathedral's history and its majestic significance.

Your journey will continue to the old Moorish neighbourhood of Albaicín which is a characterful and historic UNESCO World Heritage site. There, you can wander the narrow streets before reaching the Mirador de San Nicolas. From here, you can experience the beauty and stunning views of the Alhambra, Granada and the Sierra Nevada. Experience a special atmosphere, discover the legends and hidden alleys and the typical houses called "Carmen"- rustic houses which preserve an Arabic architecture, surrounded by the fragrance of jasmine and rose.

The tour will finish in Granada's historic centre at Plaza Nueva, the Pilar del Toro fountain and Santa Ana church.
  • Professional guide
  • Entrance fees
What’s Not Included
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Pick-up and drop-off

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Meeting point

4:30pm at Melia hotel located in Calle Angel Ganivet, 7.

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• The guide will establish the order of the visits to each monument depending on time.

From £135.53 per person

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Product ID: 182672