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Granada: Private UNESCO-Heritage Albaicin Walking Tour

1. Granada: Private UNESCO-Heritage Albaicin Walking Tour

Take an unforgettable walk through the knotted streets of the oldest city quarter of Granada, Albaicin. Feel the spirit of the past and find out about the medieval Moorish influence in the local architecture, cuisine, and culture. The Albaicin quarter was inhabited by the peasants of the last Moorish kingdom in western Europe. Learn about their strict daily routine of trade, hygiene, praying, and education, and the high level of development all of these aspects achieved during your tour. After meeting with your tour guide, your tour will begin by exploring Plaza de San Nicolas. This most popular look-out point of the city offers splendid views over the biggest tourist attraction of the city, the Alhambra. After spending 10 minutes taking in this captivating view, your tour will move on. The second site visited on your tour will be Dar al-Horra. This 14th-century Moorish palace is a hidden gem of your tour, and you will be given 25 minutes to explore its features. You will then stop at El Banuelo, which is one of the oldest monuments in the entire city, and was formerly a bathhouse. Following this, you will advance towards Alcaiceria, which is a medieval Moorish market place. Following the market place, stop off at Corral del Carbon, which is a 14th-century hotel. Towards the end of your tour, you will visit Casa de Zafra, which is a charismatic 14th-century Moorish house. After spending 25 minutes at this location, you will travel to the city center which will mark the conclusion of your tour.

Granada: Private Cathedral and Royal Chapel Tour

2. Granada: Private Cathedral and Royal Chapel Tour

Your tour will begin as you meet your guide at a meeting place predetermined by you prior to the day. From there you will travel to the Royal Chapel of Granada, which is a final resting place of the magnificent kings of Spain, Queen Isabella, and her husband King Ferdinand. You will then advance towards Granada Cathedral, which is one of the biggest cathedrals in all of Spain and a significant representative symbol of the presence of Christianity in the country. Following this you travel to Alcaiceria, where you will be able to stroll around a Muslim Medieval market place for 15 minutes. Towards the end of your tour you will visit Plaza de Isabel La Catolica, a monument that commemorates the meeting of Queen Isabella with Cristopher Columbus.

From Granada: "Driving Over Lemons" Orgiva & Alpujarras Tour

3. From Granada: "Driving Over Lemons" Orgiva & Alpujarras Tour

See the places that inspired Chris Stewart's bestselling book series "Driving Over Lemons" on this day trip to the Alpujarras from Granada. Learn about Chris' experiences of buying a farm in Andalucia, visit Orgiva's famous hippy market, and tuck into a 3-course lunch in Lanjaron. Meet your guide in Granada city center and head south, taking in panoramic views of the Sierra Nevada mountains along the way, before arriving in Orgiva. Here, visit the weekly Thursday market, surrounded on all sides by spectacular mountain scenery. Afterward, head into the valley to take in views of the Poqueira and Trevelez rivers and see the location of Chris Stewart's famous farm, El Valero. Finish the day in Lanjaron. Sample some fresh spring water before sitting down to a delicious 3-course lunch at La Casita De Papel. Get dropped off back in Granada city center at the end of your tour.


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What people are saying about Granada

Gosia was a delightful and friendly guide, very well informed and open to all questions pertaining to the tour. It's amazing to see some of the preserved relics in the locations and hear about them.

Our guide was incredibly knowledgeable and energetic, and also thoughtfully tailored our experience to our interests and time limitations. We saw parts of the city that we'd never imagined existed.