Granada: Royal Chapel and Historical Center Walking Tour

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Granada: Royal Chapel and Historical Center Walking Tour

From $25.52 per person

Along with your guide, visit the Royal Chapel of Granada, a symbol of the splendor of the city and the resting place of many important Catholic monarchs. See this and more important sites in Granada’s historic center.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 1.5 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English

Experience

Highlights
  • Marvel at the Royal Chapel, the second most-visited site in Granada
  • See the burial place of Isabella, Ferdinand, Joanna I and Phillip
  • Wander through the medieval centre of town and an Arabic marketplace
Full description
Don’t miss this opportunity to visit the most important historical sites of the city of Granada accompanied by an experienced guide. Start your tour in Plaza Bib-Rambla, a square which used to be the entrance to the city. Here you’ll see where the “Gate of Ears” used to stand and learn the story behind this name.   The next point on your tour is the Alcaicería, an Arabian marketplace full of narrow and winding walkways. Pick up some souvenirs, or just marvel at the vast variety of goods available, including gorgeous silks and fragrant spices.   Continuing on, your next stop will be the highlight of your day: the Royal Chapel, where the marble tombs of historical royals are located. Here lie Isabella and Ferdinand, alongside their daughter Joanna I and son-in-law Phillip the Handsome.   Finally, head to the historic center of town to see La Madraza, the first Islamic university of Granada. Built in the 14th century, this splendid work of architecture is still part of the city’s University.
Includes
  • Entrance to Royal Chapel
  • Entrance to La Madraza
    Not suitable for
    • Wheelchair users
    Covid-19 precautions

    Customers must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

    Safety measures in place
    • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
    • Customers must keep distance in vehicles
    • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
    Traveler requirements
    • Customers must bring their own headphones
    • Customers are required to bring and wear masks
    • Customers must fill out a travel information form
    • Customers will get a mandatory temperature check

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    Meeting point

    At the very center of Plaza de Bib-Rambla, 18001 Granada. Look for the guide holding the orange umbrella.

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    What to bring

    • Comfortable shoes

    Not allowed

    • Pets
    • Luggage or large bags
    • Short skirts
    • Sleeveless shirts

    Know before you go

    • Please note that you must be dressed modestly to enter the religious buildings. This means shoulders must be covered and short skirts are prohibited.
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    4.3 / 5

    based on 3 reviews

    Review summary

    • Guide
      4.0/5
    • Value for money
      3.7/5
    • Service
      4.5/5
    • Organization
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    La visita estuvo bien... La guía correcta...

    La visita bien.. Me faltaron anécdotas curiosas... Los cascos no se oían bien... Como apunte diré que recomendaría a nivel general que se instalará unos espejos encima de los mausoleos de los reyes católicos para poder verlos desde arriba pues como están no se aprecian los detalles

    August 15, 2019

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    Une visite « royale » avec une excellente guide

    September 30, 2019

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    December 29, 2019

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