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A getaway to Granada

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Whether it's during the week or at the weekend, it's always a good time to organise a trip to Granada, and get to know all that this emblematic city has to offer.

Discovering the Alhambra, the Generalife gardens and the Albaicín in one weekend are unforgettable memories. After dark, the flamenco tables will welcome you to discover the emblematic Andalusian music: flamenco. During the winter the Sierra Nevada will be for the most sporty people the ideal event for their weekend in Granada.

In Granada there is no shortage of interesting places to discoverYou can find innumerable monuments, mountains, beaches, beautiful villages and a finger-licking gastronomy. typical sweets from Granada.

Escape to Granada, discover the Alhambra and the Generalife

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Views of the Alhambra from the San Nicolás viewpoint.

A must on your list of things to see in Granada, is the AlhambraThe World Cultural Heritage, which is divided in three parts: the Nasrid Palaces, the Generalife and the Alcazaba. You will be impressed with the courtyard of the LionsThe beautiful gardens of the Generalife and the impressive views of the Alhambra and Granada that can be seen from there.

Please note that tickets to this monument are limited and sell out quite quickly. Book your Excursion to Granada and tickets to the Alhambra from Malaga and the Costa del Sol

After visiting the Alhambra we recommend a stroll through the neighbourhoods of Albaicín y SacromonteThese are the most significant in the city and stand out for the uniqueness of their dwellings, carved into the mountain and decorated with colourful flowerpots.

Our recommendation is to visit some of the famous viewpoints, however, the best known is the San Nicolás viewpointYou can't miss the best views of the Alhambra that can be seen from here. It is located in the Albaicín neighbourhood, in a square next to the Alhambra. St. Nicholas Church.

Discover Granada at your own pace

Discover Granada at your own pace

Plaza Nueva, Granada

If you are planning a trip to Granada and you are wondering what there is to see in this city besides the Alhambra, keep reading because today we will give you some recommendations.

Visit Granada at your own pace: Day trip to Granada from Malaga and Costa del Sol.

First of all, you can't miss the Granada CathedralThe Royal Chapel, one of the largest in Europe, is also home to the Royal Chapel, where the Catholic Monarchs are buried. Strolling along the most photographed street, the Carrera del Darro or enjoy the wonderful or visit the Sacromonte quarterHere you will find several caves, zambras and some gypsy tablaos where you can enjoy a flamenco show.

Granada is par excellence the ideal destination to enjoy tapas to taste the famous "tapas". tapas from Granada in the restaurants and bars in the city centre, either in and around Plaza nueva or in Carrera del Darrothe most photographed street.

If you are planning a getaway to granadawhether as a couple or with the family. You can't miss the must-sees and things to do in Granada in one day.

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Tea shop in Granada

Another must, without a doubt, is to explore the famous Elvira Street and the adjacent narrow streets, in this area you will find a multitude of tea shopssouvenir shops and restaurants for tapas. Here you will have the feeling of being in beautiful Marrakech.

As we mentioned, Granada has an enormous cultural offer, which includes more than 20 museums, among which the following stand out the Museum of Fine Arts and the Science Park.

Are you still hesitating whether to make your getaway to

Pomegranate after reading all our recommendations?

If you want to keep up to date with everything that happens in this beautiful city we leave you with link to the Granada City Council websitehave a cultural agenda that may be of interest to you.

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