Historical Granada Sightseeing Tour Granada, Spain

Granada, Spain 4 hours Hotel Pick-Up Electronic Voucher

Immerse yourself in Granada's rich history on this informative sightseeing tour of the city as you meander through the old quarter of Albaycin, visit the Royal chapel and cathedral and admire the breathtaking views of Alhambra, Granada and Sierra Nevada from the vantage point at the Mirador de San Nicholas.

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Activity Description Additional Info User Reviews


Highlights

- Step back in time on a history tour
- Perfect introduction for first-time visitors
- Hotel pickup included
- Led by a local guide


What will you find?

Your tour begins by visiting the Royal Chapel commissioned by the Catholic Monarchs and built in flamboyant Gothic style. Here you will find the mausoleums of Isabel and Ferdinand and their children Phillip "The Beautiful" and Joan "The Mad". The cathedral stands next to the chapel and is considered as the first renaissance church in Spain.

Continue along Gran Via passing the Gardens of Triunfo and Hospital Real, to reach the old Moorish Quarter of the Albaycin where you can wander the narrow streets before reaching the Mirador de San Nicholas. From here, you can experience the beauty of the Alhambra, Granada and the Sierra Nevada, before enjoying a refreshment at a local café.


Additional Info

- Confirmation will be received at time of booking


Voucher Info

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.


What's included

- Hotel pickup and drop off (selected hotels only)
- Professional guide
- Transport by air-conditioned coach
- Entrance fees
- Light refreshments


What's excluded

- Gratuities (optional)
- Food and drinks, unless specified


Departure Time

Pickup time is between 4:15pm and 4:45pm

Hotel pickups commence approximately 30 - 60 minutes prior to this time, exact pickup time will be advised on reconfirmation.


Departure Point

Centrally located Granada hotels or the Alhambra


Duration

4 hours


Return Details

Returns to original departure point at approximately 8pm


Operates

Thursday, Friday and Saturday


Reviews & Ratings



  1. The tour guide Victor? was excellent. A great why to see the major sights of the city except the Alhumbra if u only have a short time
  2. Our guide, Victor, was very passionate and had a ton of info on the history, making the tour fun
  3. Excellent local guide who made the tour interesting and educational. Well worth taking this guided tour to see part of the central area and Albacyin.
  4. Wow! This tour convinced me that your company is superb! I realized when we arrived at our hotel, minutes before the tour was scheduled to begin, that I had not confirmed the tour in advance. I frantically tried to reach the tour operators, to no avail, when our driver suddenly appeared ready to take us to our destination! We learned more about Granada in this four-hour late afternoon tour than we learned in the remaining 36 hours of our stay! Not only were the cathedral and monastery beautiful, but the history imparted to us has piqued my curiosity to learn much more about Ferdinand and Isabella and the Christian "conquest" of the Muslims. And, the old world charm of the Muslim quarter is indescribable. This section of town is "off the beaten path" and we would never have been aware of its existence had it not been included on this tour.
  5. It was well organized. The bus pickup us up on time. The tour guide was very knowledgeable and information delivered in a pleasant way - not too much details and many dates.
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FROM: £42.77  £ 37.74
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Please note: After your purchase is confirmed we will email you a link to your voucher.

Tour code: 3443G3

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