An exclusive private tour in which we will stroll around the areas surrounding the Alhambra and the origins of the beautiful hill where it is located.
We will go on a tour tha ranges from one side of Sabika Hill to the other, along the Alhambra Wall, from the Paseo de los Tristes to the Palace of Carlos V, and down on through the Alhambra Forest ending at the Plaza Nueva.
Here is what you should know about the guided tour
Where and when
Plaza de las Pasiegas. Main Facade of the Granada Cathedral. Central Arch.
10.00 a.m. - 12.00 m.- 4.00 p.m. - 6.00 p.m.
Plaza Nueva, Paseo de los tristes, cuesta del Rey Chico, exterior of the Wall of the Alhambra, Puerta de los Carros, nasrid houses by the Palace of Carlos V, Church of Santa María de la Alhambra, Royal street, archeological remains of Abencerrajes Palace, Wine Gate, exterior of the Fortress of the Alhambra, Justice Gate, Alhambra forest and Plaza Nueva.
Light cultural hike.
For groups over 10 participants, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Tour languagesSpanish, English and French.
2 hours approximately
Covid19 safety measures
Customer will have a total refund if cancellation is requested 24 hours before the tour or earlier.
No refund will be applicable if customer requests cancellation later or if there is a no show.
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Discover the secret way in which the Alhambra maintains its natural splendor and plant life, and how, thanks to its partially underground irrigation system, the palatine city enjoyed self-sufficient water resources and how events and the passage of Napoleon’s troops in 1912 made a dent on the walls of the fortress. Despite the centuries, though, they remain standing as an unchanged paradise.
We will cross the imposing Gate of Justice and walk under the chestnut of the Indies, willows, hazelnut and maple trees of the Alhambra planted on the hill in the seventeenth century.
What was the kingdom like from its Islamic splendor to its transition to cultural admixture, and how, for example, did the Church of Santa Maria replace the Great Mosque of the Alhambra: these are the topics you will get to learn about on our walk, as well as the major influence that these places held on a nineteenth-century personage who came here to compile the most famous stories and legends about the Alhambra, the romantic Hispanist Washington Irving.
Our guides, professionals with a passionate for the history of the Alhambra and Granada, will accompany you on this stroll through the many corners of Sabika Hill, and the most emblematic places that make up this historical place.
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