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Alhambra

The monumental complex of the Alhambra and the Generalife is considered nowadays as one of the most beautiful and meaningful cultural landscape in the world.

 

The Alhambra is a real Palace City of the Nasrid dynasty that is perfectly harmonized with its gardens and fountains, distributed along the complex.

 

It is surrounded by forests, gardens, orchards and fountains. Its exceptional decoration involves visitors in an ethereal environment of fantasy nearly magical.

 

Moreover, it consists of important buildings from different times, such as the Palace of Carlos V (Palacio de Carlos V) which is considered as a jewel of the Renaissance and that was added in the XVI Century. In this Palace is located the Museum of the Alhambra, with objects that come from said monument, and the Museum of Fine Arts.

Built: XIII - XV Centuries

Author: Mohamed I, Yusuf I y Mohamed V

Style: Nasrid

Category: Civil

Type: Palace - City Fortress

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Plan your visit

Address

  • Calle Real de la Alhambra, s/n. 18009 Granada

Opening times

  • Daytime visit
    • 15 March to 14 October: From 8:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. and from 2:00 p.m. to 8:00p.m.
    • 15 October to 14 March: From 8:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. and from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
  • Evening or Night time visit
    • 15 March to 14 October (Tuesday to Saturday): From 10:00 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.
    • 15 October to 14 March (Friday to Saturday): From 8:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
  • Gardens visit
    • 15 March to 14 October: From 8:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. and from 2:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
    • 15 October to 14 March: From 8:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. and 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
  • The monument is closed: 1 January and 25 December.

Tickets and prices

  • General entrance ticket: 14€
  • Children under 12: Free entry
  • Children between 12 and 15 years old and people with disabilities: 8 €
  • Reduced price entry (people over 65 years old and pensioners citizens of the EU with ID): 9€
  • Visit the Gardens, the Alcazaba fortress and Generalife: 7€

Services

Book shop, Guided Tours, Shop.

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