Guided tour

Alhambra: Tour with Nasrid Palaces - Non-Refundable

Alhambra: Tour with Nasrid Palaces - Non-Refundable

From US$ 33.84 per person

Discover the Generalife Gardens and the Nasrid Palaces on a tour with a professional guide. Explore the palace, gardens, and fortress of the extensive complex and learn about its history.

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Duration options: 3 - 4 hours
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English, Spanish, French, German, Italian, Arabic, Japanese, Chinese, Portuguese
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Spanish
Private or small groups available
Highlights
  • Learn about the Moorish rule over Spain from your guide
  • Stroll among the flowers and fountains of the Generalife
  • Walk through the Gate of Pomegranates
  • Admire the architectural styles of the Alhambra
  • Discover superb examples of Persian gardens and Islamic dècor
Full description
Journey back to the days of the Moors in Spain on a guided tour of the Alhambra. Enter the vast complex and hear about its great influence and importance in the history of Spain. Learn about the architectural styles that were used, with Christianity and Islam both having an influence. Marvel at the beautiful Gate of Pomegranates, then walk past the Pillar of Charles V fountain, erected in 1554 along the route that leads to the main entrance of the Alhambra. Explore the Alcazaba fortress, formerly a military precinct and the oldest area of the Alhambra complex. You will also visit the Nasrid Palaces including the Palace of Mexuar, the Palace of Comares, and the Palace of Leones. Finally head to the Generalife, the summer palace of the Nasrid Emirs, home to one of the oldest surviving gardens of the Moors. Admire the different courtyards with their long pools framed by flowerbeds, fountains, colonnades, and pavilions.
Includes
  • Alhambra, Mosque Baths of Alhambra, Generalife Gardens guided tour
  • Access to Alhambra
  • Access to Mosque Baths of Alhambra
  • Access to Generalife
  • Access to Generalife Gardens
  • Access to Alcazaba of Alhambra
  • Access to Palace of Charles V
  • Access to Nasrid Palaces
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      Main entrance of the Alhambra, next to the map on the wall. You can check in by the pink flag.

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      • Passport or ID card
      • Comfortable shoes
      • Sunscreen

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      • Pets
      • Baby strollers
      • Luggage or large bags
      • Selfie sticks
      • Flash photography
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      Overall rating

      4.7 /5

      based on 18331 reviews

      Review summary

      • Guide
        4.7/5
      • Value for money
        4.2/5
      • Service
        4.6/5
      • Organization
        4.5/5

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      November 22, 2021

      pleasant way to learn about the history if the Alhambra and z great way to bypass all the long lines

      November 6, 2021

      Our guide Sergio told us a lot of interesting things about the Alhambra and the Generalife. The audio did not always come through well (sometimes not at all), it is important to stay close to the guide, but in a group of 25 this is not easy. The size of the group also implied that quite a bit of time was lost at the various check points.

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      October 4, 2021

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      Product ID: 171177

      VA ID: 397263