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Puerta de Elvira

Granada, Spain
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is just a large arch, nothing special. Good for a pic if you are passing by but don't go out of your way.

Thank Margie M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We started our walk in Albayzin from here. The streets are very narrow, lots of stairs all going up...

Thank Karen S
Reviewed 4 April 2017

There are many noteworthy buildings to see in Granada. This is one of them. We used the Hop on hop off bus to move around and this is a great way to get to here

Thank Marie K
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

The arch itself is in pretty good shape and intresting to see. The area behind it is not that pretty, but a good place to taste the lifestyle of Granada city dwellers. Some eclectic flavor in the the pkaces in this zone. Would I make...More

Thank Jonathan L
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Not worth going there on purpose. You may pass in front of it after leaving Gran Via de Colon and climbing to visit the Alabizin area.

Thank sipivu
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

Actually I really like this gate, so I'm trying to pass it every day if possible - it's not special, but it gives you the idea of how old the city is and creates a really nce atmosphere.

Thank leuveen
Reviewed 1 January 2017

One of the landmarks in Granada, so much history behind, it is worth it to have a read of the sign explaining history.

Thank TelemarkSN
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Unless you are a history or architecture buff, this really isn't worth going a long distance to see, but worth going past if near it. It's more impressive at night than in the day.

Thank wvlivingston
Reviewed 7 November 2016

During the Muslim domination, it was the most important gate of the city of Granada which was built in the 9th century. I keep a very nice memory since by luck (I was lost in the streets of Granada), I discovered a concert of Andalous...More

Thank Esma B
Reviewed 31 October 2016

The Puerta de Elvira is a gateway to the city that was constructed by the Moors. It is still impressive and it is thought that the Moors constructed it in 9th century.

Thank BennyMalaga
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