Guided tour

Alhambra: Tour without Nasrid Palaces

Alhambra: Tour without Nasrid Palaces

From US$ 33.80 per person

Discover the Alhambra on a guided tour. Visit the Generalife Gardens, the Grand Palace of Charles V, and the impressive Alcazaba.

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Duration options: 1 - 3 hours
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Spanish, English, French, German, Italian
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Private or small groups available
Highlights
  • Explore the Alhambra fortress, a UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • Visit the Alcazaba and the Bath of the Mosque with your guide
  • Relax in the gardens and enjoy their beautiful Islamic landscaping
  • Learn more about the history behind the Alhambra complex
  • Marvel at the elaborate display of Andalusian art and architecture
Full description
Explore the Alhambra fortress and lavish Generalife Gardens on a guided tour. See hundreds of years of Granada's Moorish history as you explore this monumental site overlooking the beautiful city of Granada. Start the tour by discovering the Alcazaba complex built in the 13th-century. Find out about how the Nasrids added large towers and a street with an important access route through Puerta de las Armas. Discover how the fortification of the entire perimeter wall of the Alhambra was built. Learn all about the history of the Nasrid Kingdom through its architecture. Then, head to the Generalife, composed of the Lower Gardens, the Generalife Palace, and the High Gardens located outside the walls of the Alhambra. Learn about how this area was a recreational estate for the Nasrid sultans. Hear about the significance of water in this complex, and explore the beautiful and peaceful gardens.
Includes
  • Alhambra, Mosque Baths of Alhambra, Generalife Gardens guided tour
  • Access to Alhambra
  • Access to Mosque Baths of Alhambra
  • Access to Palace of Charles V
  • Access to Alcazaba of Alhambra
  • Access to Generalife
  • Access to Generalife Gardens
  • Access to Torre de la Cautiva
  • Access to Nasrid Palaces
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      Meet in front of the main entrance to the Alhambra. Your guide will wait by the mural map and will be holding a pink flag or umbrella.

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      • Passport or ID card
      • Comfortable shoes

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      • Pets
      • Baby strollers
      • Luggage or large bags
      Customer reviews

      Overall rating

      4.3 /5

      based on 1854 reviews

      Review summary

      • Guide
        4.5/5
      • Transportation
        3/5
      • Value for money
        3.8/5
      • Service
        4.3/5

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      Poor guidance, on the Rush and too much irelevant Information and few important.

      August 20, 2021

      Juanita was great!!

      August 12, 2021

      Very likeable guide, provide us with deep explanations, in both languages french and english!

      December 6, 2021

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      Product ID: 241377

      VA ID: 397268