Experience one of the top destinations in southern Spain on this private guided tour. After a convenient hotel pickup in major Costa del Sol cities, spend a few hours exploring a nearly 1,200-year-old palace and fortress complex that belonged to the Sultans of Granada. Learn about the history of the site from a professional guide and take a look at other picturesque places in Granada such as the Albayzin and the Sacromonte.
Granada is a castle and a fortress, a royal palace and a city, incredible gardens and a summer residence, the Alhambra is all that and much more. It was built between the 13th and 14th centuries and was the jewel in the crown of the emirate of Granada, whose territories stretched from Córdoba, Seville, Jaén, Murcia and Cádiz, to Almería, Málaga and Granada. Surely, the Alhambra and the Generalife are the main symbols of splendor and power achieved by the Nasrid dynasty. It was taken by the Catholic Monarchs, after 10 years of war, in 1492. The Alhambra in Granada is the most visited monument in Spain, approximately 2.7 million people visit it every year. It became a World Heritage Site by Unesco in 1984.
TRANSPORT IN AIR CONDITIONED MINIBUS
The route to Granada will be carried out in one of our comfortable cars and on arrival an official guide will take the group to the wonderful Alhambra complex with priority entry by skipping the line.
Guided tour of the palatine city, where all the buildings are an incredible work of art, and of the Generalife with its beautiful gardens.
At the end of the visit you will have free time in the charming neighborhoods of Albaicín and Sacromonte before returning to the starting point.