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The Alhambra

Palacio de Carlos V, 18009 Granada, Spain
958 027 971
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The second most visited site in Europe: this breathtaking palace-city is a sophisticated blend of medieval Islamic, Renaissance Christian and modern architectural styles..
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  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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Palacio de Carlos V, 18009 Granada, Spain
Realejo - San Matias
958 027 971
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Reviewed yesterday

Not enough words to describe how beautiful it is. Not wheelchair friendly or if you have mobility issues but they do try very hard to help. You can borrow a wheelchair for free too. Worth the effort! BOOK IN ADVANCE!

Thank PotPig1
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited the Alhambra with a private guide recently. It is gorgeous and full of rich history and provides a view into the opulent life of the sultan and then the queen. The gardens are stunning and you should plan on at least two hours...More

Thank WTA
Reviewed yesterday

Buy a headset for a tour at your own pace, €6 so much cheaper :) Morning slot into the palace means you are not standing in the queue to get into the palace in searing heat. There is a queue before your time slot The...More

Thank travellingforfun72
Reviewed yesterday

Recommend you book online in advance. Prices vary so be careful! We booked individual tour but got a group tour with a guide as there were a lot of people wanting tour in English at the same time. Good to have a guide to answer...More

Thank SooeyC
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What a place. Nothing more to add to almost every other superlative laden review. Something that was a bug bear was the inability to source Entry only tickets from Australia. We bought Tour tickets at 4 times the price as after trying for 2 weeks...More

Thank rodtrishmcb
Reviewed yesterday

Stunningly beautiful Palace and Gardens, steeped in history and Moorish Culture with spectacular vistas at every turn. Worthwhile booking with one of the official guides for a greater insight into the history of the complex and get the most out your visit. Must rate as...More

Thank PandC1956
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Seeing the Alhambra is a must when visiting Granada, and particularly the Nasrid Palace, where every wall is carved or tiled or painted intricately. Wear comfortable shoes as you'll need 3 to 4 hours to see the whole site including Generalife and the Alcazar. I...More

Thank Sydsider
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The queues are long, the tour groups are filled to capacity, but it is still worthwhile to join the queues and see this amazing piece of history. The Muslim heritage has been so destroyed in many places so it is good to see this has...More

Thank Denise C
Reviewed 2 days ago

We booked online a 3 hour guided tour through Get Your Guide. This worked perfectly - easy online booking, clear confirmations of when and where to meet, email reminders, an 8.30am start to avoid the heat of the day and then, to top the lot,...More

Thank RichG439
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Love this place! Such a beautiful setting. We spent hours walking around. As you can leave and re-enter with your tickets we spent the morning there, left for lunch and later came back to explore some more.

Thank Tom A
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Zeina B
20 September 2017|
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Response from mariamc1983 | Reviewed this property |
You have to book a long time in advance. I booked ours as soon as they became available which was 6 months before we visited.
15 September 2017|
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Response from Olha A | Property representative |
No and I don't want you in my fort.
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Monica S
27 August 2017|
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Response from Golfah | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, will not be in Spain