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The Alhambra

Palacio de Carlos V, 18009 Granada, Spain
958 027 971
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Private 3-hour Tour to Alhambra
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Skip the Line: Alhambra and Generalife Gardens Half-Day Tour
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Alhambra and Generalife Small-Group Guided Tour in Granada
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The second most visited site in Europe: this breathtaking palace-city is a sophisticated blend of medieval Islamic, Renaissance Christian and modern architectural styles..
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  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
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Palacio de Carlos V, 18009 Granada, Spain
Realejo - San Matias
958 027 971
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

When visiting this place my heart beat just changed. I've of the most beautiful places I've ever been.

Thank Tim Miguel S
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A beautiful way to spend the day exploring this fascinating and gorgeous place. The views are incredible inside and out. Lots of walking- definitely worth it.

Thank Loriinpa
Reviewed yesterday

Beautiful Moorish architecture and designs but most rooms are not that big and therefore packed with tourists. There’s a lot of history to the palace so a guide does make the visit more colourful. The Generalife gardens are tranquil and beautifully sculptured, even better than...More

Thank Tantiko
Reviewed 2 days ago

Superb gardens, stucco work and decorative wood carving. The road down passes you by woodworking shops including classical guitars . Colourful and uplifting .

Thank Gordon M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were torsllt amazed by the vastness of this place. The architecture was beautiful and rely interesting how Islamic and Christian cultures had been merged together in a building. Definitely well worth a visit. Not easily accessible for those who find walking difficult. They also...More

Thank Fionalee1302
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Unbelievable, what a beautiful place. You can feel the history of this place with it’s beautiful courtyards, peaceful place to visit, I was more impress with the Islamic art work in the place, the cravings of the Koran where incredible and the ceilings I have...More

Thank Salaamus
Reviewed 3 days ago

Any trip to the beautiful city of Granada would be incomplete without a visit to this historic and amazing jewel. We took a guided tour (thank you Oscar !!) and it was everything one could ask for - informative, humorous, relaxed and yet very thorough....More

Thank dekellies
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Most things have probably been said on other reviews about how amazing the Alhambra is. And it is. And you must go if you’re in Granada. Although the (admittedly very heavily-handedly restored, not always accurately) Nasrid palaces are the highlight (don’t forget to pre-book your...More

1  Thank James_W_01
Reviewed 3 days ago

All that we expected and more. We didn't find it that crowded but we were out of season. So well preserved and has that wonderful mystic feel!

Thank Susan V
Reviewed 3 days ago

Booking our tickets for the Alhambra with the new system was very complicated (had to check daily for availability for a month before going as we had to wait for them to be 'released' - for a February trip). When we arrived at 10.30am for...More

Thank RufusWheelwright
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Juan J
20 February 2018|
Response from ymas2010 | Reviewed this property |
I was in the same situation and bought the granada city pass which included access to hambra..check it out
Zainab A
6 February 2018|
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Response from Eric S | Reviewed this property |
Hi Use the Alhambra official web site--you need to book up months in advance. Some tour companies buy in bulk (certain days only) and you can get tickets as part of a tour in most resorts.
25 January 2018|
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Response from laficabella | Reviewed this property |
you can enter the nasrid complex only once at the allotted time. There are other sites to visit without a ticket, and the general-life with a ticket but I think more than once. If you plan your visit well, you can also see... More