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A large hill located close to the Albayzín that is known for its caves that have been turned into public places for flamenco performances.
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Granada, Spain
Realejo - San Matias
+34 958 12 11 83
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The caves, with 18 degrees all year round were living places for gypsies. Some caves are still lived in, some are a museum or a flamenco show cave or a restaurant. All in all Sacromonte breathes history, has wonderful views onto the Alhambra and is...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank LauraAshleyVienna
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great to walk around this old part beneath the walls of the Palace. Nice to do in the evening when the sun is sett8ng. Interesting cave dwellings and houses. Great views.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Sheknowsyouknow15
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sacromonte is the place where Granada's gypsy community resides. The place is in the hills of Granada and, as i heard, offers some of the best flamenco shows in evenings. As, i went there in the morning, it was relatively quiet but i really enjoyed...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Omer-Lavv
Reviewed 21 January 2019 via mobile

Walked through Sacromonte on a Sunday with my partner, which is a great Sunday activity if you have already been to the Alhambra as a lot of things are closed. The town itself is incredibly beautiful (and full of hills so be prepared to climb)...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank MsWorldWide1986
Reviewed 1 January 2019

It was 5 euros to walk around this interesting museum. It’s a steep ascent up to the museum but it’s worth it

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank firefairie
Reviewed 3 December 2018

Very energetic show. Both the musicians and the dancers were amazing. It was a wonderful evening. I will recommend this place.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Dilcia Q
Reviewed 1 December 2018

I've never been to a museum, who's main feature was a collection of caves in varying degrees of disrepair, which was interesting in itself. I didn't see much about Sacromonte in my travel book or online, so visiting it was something of an afterthough, but...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank LucianoLeon
Reviewed 30 November 2018

Sacromonte is an area of white caves clinging to the hillside where the city's gypsy community originally lived and Flamengo dance and music .

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Monica C
Reviewed 23 November 2018

Cycled here on Ebike, history was fascinating and worth a visit. Especially to the cave museum of Curro Albycian - a wonderful Flamenco dancer and historian of sacromonte. The views are great higher up

Date of experience: November 2018
Reviewed 21 November 2018

We were advised to visit here after a chance conversation with a Spanish lady at the cathedral. We only walked up to the top of the hill to appreciate the view (overlooking the Alhambra). We hadn't realised what was here. The cave dwellings are worth...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Meant to say that we booked by email, and were able to collect the tickets 20 minutes before the show.