Granada: Alhambra Ticket and Guided Tour with Nasrid Palaces
- Skip the ticket line
- Duration: 3 hours
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We, a family of 4 with 2 girls of 13 and 10, visited the Alhambra in early January on a slightly wet and very cold day. Despite the weather it was a truly memorable experience. The monument lived up to all the reviews we had read, beautiful gardens of Generalife and stunning Nasrid Palaces and almost no other visitors at that time! My only complaint was the price I paid. I booked through Get Your Guide and paid €115 for 4 tickets with audio guide. I knew I was paying almost as much as a guided tour but with 2 young children I did not want to be tied to a 3-hour tour. When we arrived we discovered there were hardly any visitors and plenty of tickets available on the door at a cost of €14.75 for adults and free for children under 12! I understand there are admin costs but being charged almost 300% when tickets were fully available at face value left a very bad taste. I am still glad we went but hate being left with the feeling of having been ripped off.
My best experiment in Andalousia! The visit was supposed to be with an audioguide but because of covid, Getyourguide employed local guides to make the guided visit. It began on August 12th at 10:30am and ended around 2pm. The guide, Mar was simply awesome: erudite, effective, she managed the covid rules changements nicely and made us at ease. We visited the place like royals and she generously shared informations and answers. No need to say: the place is gorgeous, even more than what I was expecting. Thank you Getyourguide and muchas gracias Mar.
If you have a limited time in Granada this tour of the Alhambra and Generalife is the best thing you can do. Our guide gave us so much information about the history of this Palace and gardens. Time was made available for a snack and drink break (this is not provided by the tour). After our tour we were able to look and walk around the Alhambra and gardens at our own pace. Our family group all thought the tour worthwhile.
It was a nice tour and definitely Alhambra is a place to visit and it needs to be guided so you can understand the beauty and magic of each area. The tour guide was amazing, and know 5 languages! awesome! Some organization issues initially and with the devices but quickly resolved. Fully recommended!
Processs was very simple. Then was only long time waiting for my tickets. One week. One phonecall in Spain needit and it is. Alhambra - very beautifull place. Gardens interiors. Very safety. I recommend this.