Private tour

Granada: Alhambra Private Walking Tour with Local Guide

Activity provider: Cicerone Granada

Granada: Alhambra Private Walking Tour with Local Guide

Activity provider: Cicerone Granada

From US$ 196.08 per group up to 1

Book an exclusive tour guide for your visit to the Alhambra to get the most out of your experience. Enjoy a walking tour to explore the rich history of the Nasrid Palaces and the Generalife.

About this activity

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Duration 3 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English, French, German
Private group

Experience

Highlights
  • Discover the best of the Alhambra on a private guided walking tour
  • Gain fascinating insights into the Alhambra's history and culture
  • Customize your route or let your guide take care of the itinerary planning
  • Discover unique panoramic views of Granada
Full description

Discover the world-famous Alhambra and the Generalife and Nasrid Palaces on a private walking tour with a licensed guide (entry tickets not included). Customize your itinerary to fit your interests. After booking your tickets online for the Alhambra, your expert guide will take you on a historical, cultural, and artistic journey of the renowned ancient complex. Take a relaxing stroll through the Alhambra's age-old walkways as you listen to your guide recount insightful stories and legends about the medieval complex. See the carved Moorish throne room and the impressive cloistered courtyards dotted with fountains along your way. Follow in the footsteps of the sultans and kings who once lived and ruled in these walls, and visit the verdant gardens of the nearby Generalife and the Nasrid (or Partal) Palaces to get a well-rounded experience of the city's history.

Includes
  • Private tour guide
  • Entrance fee to the Alhambra and the Generalife Monumental Complex
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transportation to/from the Alhambra
  • Tips (optional)
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You must bring your own headphones
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Participants

Date

Meeting point

Meet your guide at the pavilion on the esplanade. Your guide will be holding a "Punto de encuentro/meeting point" signpost.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Headphones
  • Charged Smartphone

Not allowed

  • Baby strollers
  • Luggage or large bags

Know before you go

  • All participants must have their own tickets, including children. The Alhambra provides a free infant ticket for children under 2 years old
  • The local partner can adapt the visit for people with impaired mobility
  • Prams or strollers are not allowed inside the monument, if you are traveling with an infant baby carriers are recommended
  • A current valid ID or passport is required for all visitors, including children. Otherwise, a parent or guardian must sign a liability waiver. The Alhambra doesn't accept photocopies
Customer reviews

Overall rating

5 /5

based on 12 reviews

Review summary

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Despite some reservation difficulties to obtain an entrance ticket to the Alhambra site, the organization offering the "cicerone" guides helped us a lot in our efforts. Our guide "Beatriz" was wonderful, very patient (for the photos!!!) and was a precious French-speaking guide to discover all the charms of this majestic and impressive site. Thanks again to our guide for organizing this beautiful visit and for these wonderful memories.

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April 25, 2022

Our guide was incredibly knowledgeable and enthusiastic. We learned so much! It would not have been such a rewarding experience if we had visited the Alhambra on our own.

October 24, 2022

competent attentive punctual guide who knows his subject perfectly, we saw the Alhambra again with new eyes, thanks to Andréa

June 29, 2022

Product ID: 401507