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  2. Andalusia
  3. Granada
  4. Alhambra

Alhambra and Generalife 3-Hour Guided Tour

Product ID: 128046
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Journey back to the days of the Nasrid Dynasty and explore the entire complex of the Alhambra and Generalife with an experienced guide. Skip the long lines to the Nasrid Palaces, stroll in the beautiful Generalife gardens and more.
About this activity
Duration 3 hours
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Spanish
Wheelchair accessible
Cancellation policy
This activity is non-refundable

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Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the former palaces of the Nasrid Dynasty
  • Marvel at the beautiful Renaissance and medieval architecture
  • Stroll amongst jasmine plants and olive trees in the Generalife gardens
  • Get breathtaking views of the Sierra Nevada mountains
Full description
Discover the architectural treasure of Granada on a guided tour of the Alhambra complex. Marvel at the ornate palaces of the Nasrid rulers and see the beautiful courtyards and gardens of the Generalife overlooking the snow-capped mountains of the Sierra Nevada.

Learn about life in the Middle Ages as the city and its main monuments are brought to life before your eyes. See the main palaces of the Nasrid rulers, including the Mexuar Hall and Comares Palace, where the king lived surrounded by the Court of the Myrtles.

See the ruins of the medina and Renaissance renovations from the days of King Charles V. Then, make your way to the medieval gardens of the Generalife, built for the Nasrid rulers as a summer palace and linked to the Alhambra by a covered walkway across the ravine that divides them.

Stroll in the beautiful gardens, where highlights include the long pool of the Patio de la Acequia, framed by fountains, flowerbeds, colonnades and pavilions.
Includes
  • Skip-the-line entrance to the Nasrid Palaces and Generalife
  • Guide
  • Audio guide equipment
  • Taxes
What’s Not Included
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

When you see the map mural next to the ticket office at the main gate of the Alhambra, continue to your left and go down until you see a yellow mailbox and just in front is the meeting point, a shop that says meeting point. It's located just 30 meters to the left of the ticket office, near the taxi and bus stop.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
Know before you go
• Please note that the full name and passport number of all participants must be provided during the booking process. Without this information, entrance to the Alhambra will be denied
• Confirmation will be received at time of booking
• This is a small group tour of no more than 30 people
• A maximum 2 languages wiil be offered per group (Spanish, English or French)
• Children must be accompanied by an adult
• This is a walking tour. Comfortable shoes are recommended
• This tour is wheelchair accessible
Customer reviews
Overall rating
4.8 / 5
based on 121 reviews
Review summary
Service
4.7/5
Organization
4.6/5
Value for money
4.0/5
Safety
4.7/5

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LOW COST Tours Gran Canaria

Product ID: 128046