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From Malaga: Alhambra Guided Tour with Entry Tickets

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24 reviews

Activity provider: Discovering Spain

From Malaga: Alhambra Guided Tour with Entry Tickets

Activity provider: Discovering Spain
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From US$ 199.16 US$ 169.28 per person

Discover the beauty of the Alhambra on a guided tour on this day trip from Malaga. Enjoy stunning views of Granada and listen as your guide reveals the secrets of this UNESCO World Heritage site.

About this activity

Cancellation policy
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a 60% refund
Duration 7 hours
Check availability to see starting times.
Skip the line through a separate entrance
Live tour guide
English, Spanish

Experience

Highlights
  • Step back in time as you explore history and cultural importance of the Alhambra
  • Visit the Palace of Charles V and stroll through its large collection of artwork
  • Capture pictures of the fantastic views of Granada from Torre de la Vela
  • Admire the ornate Moorish design of the ornate interiors of the Nasrid Palaces
  • Marvel at the gardens, ponds, and fountains on a walk in the Generalife estate
Full description

Immerse yourself in the history of the Alhambra on this this day trip from Malaga. Explore one of the finest examples of Moorish architecture in the world with a guide. Visit the Nasrid Palaces of Granada and the Palace of Charles V. 

Be picked up from the meeting point in Malaga. Sit back and relax on the scenic countryside drive to Granada. Enter the Alhambra complex and let the city views of Granada take your breath away.  

See the intricate details, fountains, and frescos in the Nasrid Palaces. Wander through the reception halls and royal quarters in the palace. Explore the main fortification, the Alcazaba. Climb the Torre de la Vela watchtower. 

Enter the Palace of Charles V and see the artwork and artifacts housed within this Renaissance-era building. Finally, wander through the tranquil gardens of the Generalife estate and hear the sounds of running water from the fountains. Return to Malaga at the end of your tour. 

Includes
  • Transfer from Malaga
  • Guide
  • Entrance tickets
  • Food and drinks
  • Tips
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments

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Meeting point

Pickup is at the Hotel Vincci Selección Posada del Patio.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card

Not allowed

  • Luggage or large bags

Know before you go

  • This tour will take place rain or shine
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.5 /5

based on 24 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.7/5
  • Transportation
    4.4/5
  • Value for money
    4.3/5

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The guide Sergio was fantastic! I wish I could remember everything he said, because he had such amazing information. The transport itself was fine, except that on the way back, the driver seemed to be going slowly, and finally we got him to realize the ship would not wait. We were late getting back, but friends told crew we were very close. I don’t know if we stayed too long at the Alhambra or driver was slow. The tour did require some stamina and flexibility; maybe the tour mentioned that-if not, it should. Lots of uneven stairs and inclines. But worth it!

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November 7, 2022

The "tour operator" didn't really do anything for us other than provide the transportation to the Alhambra. We were dropped off in Granada for about an hour and a half and then picked up and brought to the Alhambra. The tour there was excellent. However, they tend to make the groups too large and it got somewhat unwieldly at times. Overall, though, I thought it was worth the money.

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October 17, 2022

Good communication beforehand, pick-up was on time for the drive to Alhambra, guide through Alhambra was excellent. We liked that this tour went through all of Alhambra, guide's English was excellent, & she offered to take pictures. Small group which was great because Alhambra is crowded. We had free time to see some of Granada at the end. Directions were clear on where to meet our driver and the driver was ready early for the drive back to Malaga. We did this tour instead of one offered by our cruise ship, for the same cost. The Guided Tour was much better than the cruise ship tour and only 6 in our group, instead of 25 in the cruise ship tour who had to wear earpieces to hear their guide. Highly recommend this tour for their efficiency, reliability, and quality.

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October 16, 2022

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