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

The Shortest Line: 3-Hour Alhambra & Generalife Guided Tour

Product ID: 142380
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Explore the Alhambra Palace complex on a guided tour. Admire the exquisite fusion of Islamic art and culture in one of the world's top attractions.
About this activity
Duration: 3 hours
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Spanish, English
Wheelchair accessible
Cancellation policy
Cancel up to 10 days in advance for a full refund

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  • Marvel at the impressive Alhambra Palace complex and gardens
  • See monuments such as the Court of the Lions and Hall of the Ambassadors
  • Learn about the country's Moorish past from your guide
Full description
Declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1984, the Alhambra is a palace and fortress complex that once was home to the sultans of the Nasrid Dynasty. Feast your eyes on the spectacular mix of elaborate Islamic art and architecture on this 3-hour tour with an official guide.

Discover the artistic beauty of the Court of the Lions as you walk between the marble columns. Renowned for its iconic Muslim decor of blue and yellow tiles, the court is an impressive example of Islamic architecture and engineering.

Continue on to the Nasrid Palaces, visiting the palaces of Mexuar, Comares and Leones. Finish the tour at the Generalife, the summer palace and gardens of the Arab sultans.
  • Tickets for the Alhambra Palace complex (Nasrid Palaces and Generalife Gardens)
  • Audio system to improve your experience
  • Professional bilingual guide
What’s Not Included
  • Pick-up and drop off
  • Lunch
  • Other activities in the city

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Meet your guide at the main map next to the Alhambra ticket office.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
Not allowed
  • Smoking
  • Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
• When booking, please provide the full name, date of birth and ID details for each participant. This information is required in advance for permission to enter the Alhambra
• You must bring the identity document or passport provided when making your reservation
• Please note that all visitors to the Alhambra must carry a ticket, including children and babies of all ages
• The Alhambra is closed on 25 December and 1 January
• As per Alhambra policy and in order to conserve the monument, time slots can be changed prior to your tour date. You will be advised of any changes by phone or email
• No refunds will be issued for late pick-up of tickets
• Tour commentary may be in 2 different languages
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Product ID: 142380