This tour will get you up close and personal with the stunning Alhambra complex, complete with guided visits to El Generalife as well as the Nasrid Palaces. It is the perfect way to savour a taste of medieval Spanish history with its Islamic and Moorish heritage that will leave you breathless!
Our first stop is main citadel of Alhambra with marvellous setting overlooking the gorgeous Sierra Nevada. A convenient skip-the-line entry lets you avoid the touristy crowds at this very popular location, and takes a dive right into the magnetic past of this great country. Explore the splendid grounds, the grand architecture with the beautiful arabesques, the remarkably sculpted fountains and more as you weave your way across this 16th century fortress listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Next up, we will head to the private retreat for a host of Muslim kings - the pretty El Generalife, an incredible villa sitting amidst picturesque gardens, fountains, pools and an array of sculptures. The Nasrid Palaces - the seat of the Sultan’s court - is our final halt. Comprising of the Mexuar, Palace of Comares and the Palace of the Lions, the Nasrid Palaces are ravishing in every aspect.
The Alhambra complex has been described by Moorish poets as "a pearl set in emeralds", a reference to its breath taking beauty which has inspired many - including Paulo Coelho, George Bernard Shaw and many more! Believe us when we say that a trip to Spain would be incomplete without this tour!
About The Supplier: IBE Tours is a premier travel company based in Spain, specialising in memorable guided tours. Known for their prowess in providing outstanding services, they are your best companions to explore Madrid, Barcelona, Granada, Segovia, and Toledo with!
Approximately 3 hours
Make your way to Paseo del Generalife 1F, 18009 Granada (37.174142, -3.584253)
Alhambra de Granada in front of the Information and Box Offices, by the Mural Map.
Same as starting point
Voucher Information: No need to print! You can show your voucher on your smartphone or other device.
The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator's contact details. They're a nice bunch, and will happily answer any logistical questions you may have. Please give them a call at least 24 hours before your organised activity to reconfirm.
This is a bilingual tour with 50% of the guiding done in English and 50% in Spanish.
Please understand that time slots may change prior to your ticket dates in accordance with Alhambra policies and their efforts to preserve the monument.
Please remember to carry detailed identity documents while travelling for this tour. Please provide your full name, passport number, nationality and date of birth while booking this tour in the special requests section. Alhambra does not allow access to anyone without providing full personal details, including name, date of birth as well as passport information while booking an entry. Unfortunately, if any of the details are not provided correctly, the Palace will deny access to the premises.
Visitors of all age, including children and babies, require tickets to enter the Alhambra.