Guided tour

Granada: Alhambra, Nasrid Palaces, and Generalife Tour

Activity provider: Granavision

Granada: Alhambra, Nasrid Palaces, and Generalife Tour

Activity provider: Granavision
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From US$ 45.66 per person

Likely to sell out

Discover the Alhambra Palace and Generalife Gardens on a 3-hour tour with a local guide. Explore beyond the beautiful Moorish architecture of one of the most visited attractions in the world.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures are in place. Check your activity voucher once you book for full details. Learn more
Duration 3 hours
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Skip the ticket line
Live tour guide
Spanish, English, French, German, Italian
Wheelchair accessible
Private or small groups available

Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the Alhambra Palace and the exquisite Generalife Gardens
  • Get fast-track entry to Nasrid Palace, Alcazaba fortress, and the Gardens
  • Enjoy an informative tour of the Alhambra complex with a professional local guide
Full description

See the Alhambra Palace, a must-see for any visitor in the city of Granada. This UNESCO World Heritage Site boasts attractive and elaborate rooms, a monumental and historic position, and exquisitely detailed Islamic art and architecture. Transform your visit into an extraordinary experience, rich with knowledge and history with an official local guide. Your expert interpreter of Granada’s heritage will escort you through every part that forms the “Red Fortress".

Your guide will also answer any additional questions you may have about this spectacular monument. Explore the Alcazaba fortress, formerly a military precinct and the most antique area of the Alhambra complex. Marvel at the Nasrid Palaces including the Palace of Mexuar, the Palace of Comares, and the Palace of Leones.

Finally, discover the Generalife, the sultan’s summer palace situated east of the Alhambra and surrounded by wide gardens filled with a great variety of vegetation, framed by a beautiful Islamic landscape.

Includes
  • Tickets for every area of the Alhambra complex, Nasrid Palaces (the unmissable area of the monument), Alcazaba fortress and Generalife Gardens
  • Private or shared tour guide (depending on option selected)
    Covid-19 precautions
    Safety measures in place
    • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
    • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
    • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
    Traveler requirements
    • You must bring your own headphones
    • You are required to bring and wear a mask
    • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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    Meeting point

    Meeting point may vary depending on the option booked.

    Important information

    What to bring

    • Passport or ID card
    • Passport or ID card for children

    Know before you go

    • The Alhambra requires customers to provide the full name, date of birth and passport details for each participant when booking. If not provided, the Alhambra may deny access
    • It is mandatory to present the original Id card or passport to access the monumental complex
    • Due to the high demand for the Alhambra Palace, if the time slot you have chosen is not available, the supplier will book you into a new time slot
    • The tour you book may be conducted in two languages simultaneously
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    4.5 /5

    based on 3556 reviews

    Review summary

    • Guide
      4.6/5
    • Value for money
      4/5
    • Service
      4.4/5
    • Organization
      4.2/5

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    Fantastic knowledgeable guide (Ruth) who really brought the Palaces to life. The tour covers a large area, but it was well paced over the 3 hours. We booked the tour for up to 20 people but there was only actually 4 of us for most of it so it felt very personal. Liked having the headphones so that you could hear everything the guide was saying yet still wander round and take photos.

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    September 23, 2022

    We had the best tour with Hamdi! He was a very thorough and thoughtful guide who went above and beyond for the group. You could tell he was very passionate about the history which made all of us very engaged. The tour was well paced with enough time to take pictures and some breaks. Would highly recommend doing this tour. I’ve done Granada 10 years ago on my own and I didn’t learn anything by just walking around.

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    September 22, 2022

    The departure point for this tour by Granavision was the Granavision office. It was very easy to get to the office using the 35 bus, which costs €1,40/person. We were given audio sets at the office. I was expecting a very large group, but we only had a total of 5 people! Our tour guide Pablo was very knowledgeable and answered all of our questions. Our 3-hour was only 2.5 hours, but probably because we were able to cover everything faster with only 5 people. I would highly recommend a tour with Pablo to get the most out of your experience at the Alhambra.

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    September 17, 2022

    Product ID: 30422