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

Granada: 2-Hour Private Historical City Center Guided Tour

Product ID: 103145
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Discover the Christian city of Granada with visits to the surrounding area of the cathedral and the Royal Chapel and Mausoleum of Isabella and Ferdinand of Castile.
About this activity
Duration 2 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English, French, German
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the surrounding area of the Granada Cathedral and the Royal Chapel
  • Admire the stunning architecture of both buildings
  • Experience Granada's rich history of the transformation of Muslim Granada
Full description
The itinerary will lead you from the surrounding area of the cathedral to the heart of the Christian city. On this historical walking guided tour led by an expert guide, you will explore the area around the cathedral, a masterpiece of the Spanish Renaissance, built on the site of the main Mosque of Granada.

The cathedral was built in the 16th-century by Queen Isabella after the conquest of Granada. In Isabelline Gothic style, the chapel was dedicated to St. John the Baptist and St. John the Evangelist. It's impressive grand facades and stunning low reliefs will absorb you.

Other highlights on the tour include the Madraza, the first Muslim University in Europe and the birthplace of many important scientic and medical treaties, and  marvel at the arched patio of the Corral de Carbon, the only surviving caravansary or merchant inn in Europe.
Includes
  • Official guide

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Meeting point

Next to the statue of Queen Isabella and Christopher Columbus (Fuente Isabel La Católica Y Colón) at 18009 Granada, Spain.

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Product ID: 103145