Granada: Alhambra and Generalife Morning Tour
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Duration
4 hours
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English

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What You'll Do
  • Journey back to the days of the Moors in Spain
  • Stroll among the flowers and fountains of the Generalife
  • Admire the architectural styles of the Alhambra
  • See superb examples of Islamic décor
  • Walk through the Gate of Pomegranates
  • Discover an exquisite example of the medieval Persian gardens of Al-Andalus
Overview
Learn about the fortress and palace on a 4-hour tour of the Alhambra, Granada. Then, take a stroll through the gardens of the Generalife Palace. See highlights such as the Gate of Pomegranates.
What to Expect
Journey back to the days of the Moors in Spain on a 4-hour tour of Granada, and see the city’s two most iconic monuments in one of its most historic neighborhoods. Learn the history of the palatial city and Royal House, and why it was declared a National Monument in 1870.

Enter the vast complex of the Alhambra and hear about its great influence and importance in the history of Spain. Get essential information about the architectural styles at the Alhambra, including the beautiful Gate of Pomegranates. See the monument to Washington Irving Monument, who lived in the palace when he wrote “Tales of the Alhambra.”

Walk past the Pillar of Charles V fountain, erected in 1554 along the route that leads to the main entrance of the Alhambra. Admire the diverse architectural styles inside the grounds of the palace, such as the Islamic motifs of the courtyards, and the fountains and water features of the Generalife.

The Generalife ("Architect's Garden") was the summer palace of the Nasrid Emirs, and is one of the oldest surviving gardens of the Moors. Admire the Jardím de la Sultana (Courtyard of the Cypress) and Patio de la Acequia (Court of the Water Channel) with its long pool framed by flowerbeds, fountains, colonnades and pavilions. Discover an exquisite example of the medieval Persian gardens of Al-Andalus.
What's Included
  • Entrance tickets
  • Transportation
  • English-speaking guide
What's Not Included
  • Entrance to Nasrid Palaces
  • Tips
  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
Meeting Point

Meet at the Kiosko Las Titas (near Paseo de la Bomba), 2 18008 Granada. (Open in Google Maps)

Know Before You Go
• Please note that this tour is not available on 25 December or 1 January

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