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The Alhambra

Palacio de Carlos V, 18009 Granada, Spain
958 027 971
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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..
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 8:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Palacio de Carlos V, 18009 Granada, Spain
Realejo - San Matias
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958 027 971
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Reviewed yesterday

There is so much that you have to see, that at least a week will be enough for you to enjoy properly the venues that you have inside of the palace, comfortable shoes are well recommended

Thank Walther O
Reviewed yesterday

you have to see this. Organise tickets online before you go. Be also sure to buy the audio guide with tablet, excellent explanations! Preferably start around 11:00AM, which leaves some time in the late afternoon when you're tired to enjoy tapas and wines

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

There is no words. There is nothing like it. An amazing unique place with stunning gardens, medieval town and the gorgeous Palacio Nazario. Book in advance at least 3 weeks before the date you want to go. Queuing outside for the time slot its not...More

Thank Stefano915
Reviewed 2 days ago

It is awe inspiring. Get your tickets ahead of time if possible and allow hours to fully appreciate the magnitude of The Alhambra and Generalife Gardens. The Mirador San Nicolas provides a spectacular panoramic view....

Thank NowUKnow
Reviewed 3 days ago

The us the place you must visit when in the area. The Alhambra is an amazing place the visit and allow yourself at least 4 hours to see to all. Suggest you book tickets in advance over the internet like we did, plus I recemmoend...More

Thank sarahanddarren
Reviewed 3 days ago

it worth to take even a long trip to experience this magnificant palace and the Generalife gardens. be ready for a long line at the entrance and crowds inside

Thank dyonai
Reviewed 3 days ago

THE reason to travel to Granada. Before you tour the Alhambra try to see it at night by hiking up the hill opposite and see the lights illuminate it. When you book your hotel have them buy your tickets ahead of time.

Thank rimtraveler
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

If you want Arab civilization at its splendor come to visit Alhambra. Get information about the wonder that is its construction, water supply and be mesmerized by the technology used back then. Walk slowly on the gardens, enjoy the architectural style, visit the Muslim fortress...More

Thank R R
Reviewed 3 days ago

While a lot of the Alhambra is free to view, you need to book the Nazaries Palaces well in advance. We booked on the Ticketmaster Spain website. You then need to make sure you allow lots of time to get all the way to the...More

1  Thank MrsLWhite
Reviewed 3 days ago

Probably the finest example of Moorish architecture anywhere in Spain. Very well preserved, highly ornate intricately decorated castle and grounds. This spreads over a wide area and will take a minimum of 3-4 hours to see if you are moving at a good clip. The...More

Thank PBlyth
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brad g
12 November 2017|
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Response from Javid R | Reviewed this property |
we asked the hotel we stayed at to get us tickets luckily they were able to.
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Chris B
9 November 2017|
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Response from Victor H | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can carry a shoulder pack but you can't re-enter.
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CindyDan
3 November 2017|
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Response from Andrea186315 | Reviewed this property |
We used a company called Nhue concierge. We booked it over the internet and the guide was excellent she was able to take us in places that would have required long queues. We were able to be taken straight through and even... More
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