Alhambra, Granada, Spain, Europe
  • Phone: +34-958027971
  • Time Required: 00:45 Mins
  • Timing: 08:30 am - 02:30 pm
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    March
    Open

    Tuesday to Sunday

    08:30 am - 02:30 pm
    Closed

    Days: Monday

    Preferred

    Tuesday to Sunday

    09:00 am - 01:00 pm
    • Sightseeing

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    Address: Calle Real de la Alhambra, s/n, 18009 Granada, Spain Show on map

About Alhambra, Granada

Address: Calle Real de la Alhambra, s/n, 18009 Granada, Spain Show on map
  • Sightseeing

Added 21267 times in trip plans

  • Phone: +34-958027971
  • Time Required: 00:45 Mins
  • Timing: 08:30 am - 02:30 pm
    Details
    March
    Open

    Tuesday to Sunday

    08:30 am - 02:30 pm
    Closed

    Days: Monday

    Preferred

    Tuesday to Sunday

    09:00 am - 01:00 pm

The Alhambra palace has seen many rulers during its lifetime and even though much of the palace still remains untouched, many of its historic objects, building elements and stories are now a part of the Museum of Alhambra located in the Palacio de Carlos V.

The museum prides itself for some of the best collection of Spanish-Moorish Art and Nasrid Art. The place explains much of the architecture of Alhambra and is a great addition to your itinerary after seeing the palace itself. 

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Alhambra Tickets Prices

  • Admission to the place is Free.
  • Advance booking of volunteer guides is recommended for Groups of up to 20 people.

Alhambra Opening and Closing Hours

Special opening times:

  • Christmas period (24 December - 6 January): 8.30 am-1.45 pm
  • Easter week: 8.30 am -1.45 pm
  • Corpus Christi: 8.30 am -1.45 pm

How To Get To Alhambra by Public Transport

  • By Bus: Puerta de la Justicia
  • By Taxi
  • On Foot

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    Explore the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Alhambra palace complex independently with a GPS audio guide. After picking up your handheld navigation device in Granada, make your way up La Sabica Hill to see the incredible Alhambra illuminated at night.

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    Enjoy this day trip from Seville to Granada, which will include Alhambra ticket, a walking tour of Albaycin and Sacromonte and a visit to many more places.

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    Take a trip to Granada and the Alhambra Palace, one of the most beautiful architectural marvels in the world, on a day trip from Seville. Granada is home to two of Spain's most famous Unesco World Heritage Sites: the gardens of the Generalife and the

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    Visit Granada and Alhambra Palace on this private trip from Seville. Enjoy  the most important  palace-fortress of the Islamic world wedged between Granada and the Sierra Nevada mountains, and take a guided tour of its attractions, includin

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    Delve into the mysteries and the charm of the Thousand and One Nights of the Moorish city of Alhambra. Courtyards, illuminated by moonlight and decorated with ceiling dotted with stars, are perfect for legends and past romances coming to life, and ne

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    A beautiful excursion by bus that circles the National Park of Sierra Nevada in order to visit the jewel of the Andalusian Heritage, the Alhambra at Granada. Visit the Alhambra, with the Nasrid Palaces, The Alcazaba, Carlos V Palace and the Generalif

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    Visit Alhambra, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and get to know the last historically Arabic city in Spain. This tour takes you back 600 years, when this fortress was reconstructed and converted into a magnificent royal palace by the Sultan of Granada

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    Take a private day trip from Malaga to Granada to see two of Spain’s best-known UNESCO World Heritage Sites -- Alhambra Palace and the Generalife gardens. This private day trip is the best way to explore the beauty of this intriguing city.

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    Duration: 2 hours

    See the magnificent Alhambra at night with a private guide, and experience this UNESCO World Heritage Site at its most atmospheric. After pickup from your central Granada hotel, you’ll embark on a 2-hour tour, walking around all the top Alhambra

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    Explore one of the most popular monuments in Spain on a tour of more than 3 hours. Walk with official guides through the Moorish palaces and visit the stunning summer palace and gardens of the Generalife.

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    Visit the Alhambra, Alcazaba, Palace and Generalife Gardens. Receive insights from your knowledgeable local guide to make the best of your stay.

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    Experience Andalusia’s UNESCO World Heritage-listed wonders on this day trip from Seville to Granada. Enjoy skip-the-line entrance to Alhambra Palace’s Generalife Gardens, Nasrid Palace and the Alcazaba fortress, and explore numerous cour

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  • I went to Alhambra in January 2017, with my parents and my 7 yo Son, and it's a visit I strongly recommend! I also recommended the guided tour, as there are so many details, stories and historical facts that alone you would miss something for sure. Our guide Mica, knew a lot, was very uplifting and made the visit even more enjoyable! Magical place, a marvel for architects! Tip: buy your tkts in advance and wear comfortable shoes!

  • The staff on site speaks zero English and can't explain anything. Security guard was aggressive. Spaniards need to bump up their English skills to be effective. The castle complex was beautiful.

  • There are no words to describe the beauty of the Alhambra : impossible to miss if you visit Granada! We spent more than 4 hours walking around and enjoying the beauty of the palace and gardens. Some recommendations for tickets : - try to book online at least 2 weeks in advance - if you did not get ticket online try and buy some combined tickets in the city centre - if you did not manage : queue starts from 5 and cashier desk open at 8... so bring warm clothes, something to sit on and be very patient.

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  • “Joyous Tesselations” It is hard to describe the Alhambra in a short review, it is hard to summon up the experience. You don't have to be a lover of history, thought it might help. You don't have to be a student of art, though it would blow your mind. You don't have to love gardens, though gardeners will be enchanted. You don't have to be an architect, but everyone who is needs to visit. You don't have to love beauty, but if you do this will astonish you. The Alhambra is a palace and has been so for several hundred years. It is probably the greatest, non-religious, Western treasure of the Muslim world. It is a testament to the wealth (scientific, cultural and engineering), trade and cultural excellence of the period. You will not see anything else like it anywhere in Europe, maybe not in the world. A Tessellation is a repeating pattern, geometric and mathematical and the Alhambra is filled with them. They are everywhere. It is necessary to book to go around the Alhambra and my suggestion is that you leave yourself plenty of time when you do so. This place cannot be covered in an hour. I was there for a whole afternoon and I didn't see everything. The main palace has specific time slots - make sure you don't miss your slot as they do not allow you in. Worth travelling to Granada just for this.

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  • We booked a guided tour in advance because of the uncertainty of being able to purchase tickets on the day. As it happens January to April is off season so we would have been able to buy entrance tickets on the day. Alhambra is Spains most visited tourist attraction so I can imagine how crowded this place could be, so do your homework!! There is so much to see here so you need the whole day. The guided tour gave our visit an extra dimension, but that also depends on the guide as the tour cost €49

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