Private Tour: Historic Granada

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Immerse yourself in Granada's rich history during this Private Guided City Tour as you meander through the old quarter of Albaicín, visit the Royal Chapel and Cathedral, and take in sweeping views of the Alhambra, Granada, and Sierra Navada from the vantage point. of view from the Mirador de Saint Nicolas.

Highlights

  • Done in English
  • Immerse yourself in the past, the time of a historical circuit
  • Private guide, for a more personalized experience
  • Perfect introduction for a first discovery

Your visit begins with a visit to the Royal Chapel commissioned by the Catholic Monarchs and built in the flamboyant Gothic style. There you will find the mausoleums of Isabelle and Ferdinand and their children Phillippe "Le Beau" and Jean "Le Fou". The cathedral stands next to the chapel, and is considered the first renaissance church in Spain.



Continue along the Gran Via passing through the Jardines de Triumph and Hospital Real, to reach the Carthusian Monastery, a Baroque masterpiece, whose construction began in 1505 and lasted more than three centuries, highlighting the Holy of Holies (Holy of Holies) and the Sacristy.

Your journey will continue to the old Moorish Quarter of Albaycin where you can stroll through the narrow streets before reaching the Mirador de Saint Nicolas. From here you can discover the beauty of the Alhambra, Granada and the Sierra Nevada, followed by a visit to Sacromonte, a typical neighborhood where the Gypsy population lives. You will visit one of the most representative caves of its kind where refreshments will be served.

Detailed schedule

Starting point :
Hotels located in the center of Granada or the Alhambra



Departure time :
16.30 p.m


Hotel pickups begin 30-60 minutes prior to time, exact pickup time will be advised upon reconfirmation.

Return details:
back to the starting point

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