Guided Walking Tour in Granada
Explore the charming streets of Granada on a captivating 3-hour walking tour, starting at the historic Arco de Puerta Elvira. Meander through the picturesque San Miguel Bajo neighborhood, discover the serene Monasterio de Isabel la Real, and be enchanted by the iconic view from the Mirador de San Nicolás. Visit the tranquil Carmen de la Victoria, stroll along the Paseo de los Tristes, and savor the atmosphere of Plaza de Santa Ana. Explore the architectural wonders of La Madrasa and the Capilla Real before concluding your journey at the grand Catedral de Granada. Let Granada’s rich heritage and enchanting beauty unfold before you.
Price / 29 USD
You can pay online
English & Spanish
10:00 / 19:30 hrs
Included / excluded
3 hours guided walking tour
A tour guide
Food and drinks
Explore Granada, a city where history, art, and culture converge to create a captivating tapestry of the past and present. Our 3-hour walking tour will take you on a fascinating journey through some of the city’s most iconic landmarks, each revealing a different facet of Granada’s rich heritage.
Our adventure begins at the magnificent Arco de Puerta Elvira, a historical gateway that once welcomed travelers into the heart of Granada. As you pass through this ancient arch, you’ll step back in time and sense the palpable history that lingers in the narrow streets of the Albaicín neighborhood.
Wandering through the labyrinthine alleys of the Albaicín, we’ll stumble upon the charming San Miguel Bajo, a hidden gem where the essence of Moorish and Andalusian architecture comes to life. Let your imagination roam as you explore the whitewashed houses adorned with colorful tiles and fragrant jasmine.
Our next stop is the Monasterio de Isabel la Real, an exquisite testament to the Isabelline Gothic style. Step inside this serene sanctuary and immerse yourself in the tranquility of its courtyard, adorned with lush gardens and a beautiful fountain, offering a moment of respite in the heart of the city.
Prepare to be awestruck as we reach the Mirador de San Nicolás, where the iconic view of the Alhambra against the backdrop of the Sierra Nevada mountains unfolds before you. This viewpoint is a photographer’s paradise and a place where countless visitors have fallen in love with Granada’s enchanting panorama.
Our journey then leads us to Carmen de la Victoria, a charming garden tucked away on the slopes of the Albaicín. Here, you’ll be enchanted by the scent of blooming flowers and the soothing sound of water features, creating a serene atmosphere that has inspired poets and artists for centuries.
Descending from the Albaicín, we’ll stroll along the Paseo de los Tristes, a picturesque promenade along the Darro River. This area is steeped in history and offers a glimpse into Granada’s past as we pass by ancient bridges and delightful riverside cafes.
Next, we’ll arrive at the bustling Plaza de Santa Ana, where the heartbeat of Granada pulses. Admire the facades of historic buildings, sip a café con leche at a local cafe, and soak in the vibrant atmosphere of this central square.
Our journey continues with a visit to La Madrasa, an architectural gem showcasing the fusion of Islamic and Christian styles. Nearby, we’ll explore the Capilla Real, the final resting place of Catholic Monarchs Ferdinand and Isabella, offering a glimpse into Spain’s royal history.
Our tour concludes at the awe-inspiring Catedral de Granada, a masterpiece of Spanish Renaissance architecture. As you stand before its grandeur, reflect on the layers of history and culture that have shaped this magnificent city.
Granada is more than a destination; it’s a sensory experience that leaves an indelible mark on all who visit. Join us on this 3-hour journey through its streets and landmarks, and let the magic of Granada captivate your heart and soul.
Meet your guide at Puerta Elvira/Plaza del Triunfo .
This tour will take place rain or shine.