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Visit Granada City Center

Granada Travel Guide

Get away to Granada City Center! Enjoy the monuments, castle, and history.

A stunning cathedral, interesting history, and top sights from Alhambra to Granada Cathedral—discover it all in Granada City Center.

Top Hotels in Granada City Center

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Melia Granada Hotel
Melia Granada Hotel
4 out of 5
Angel Ganivet 7, Granada, Granada
¥6,656
per night
Jan 8 - Jan 9

Located in Central District, this romantic hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Calle Navas, Granada Cathedral, and Plaza Nueva. San Jeronimo Monastery and Mirador ...

4.2/5Excellent! (1,342 reviews)

"Excellent location, nice, very comfortable room. There was one problem which I beleive will be improved - Wi-Fi was not fast and did not work properly."…"

Reviewed on Nov 10, 2019

Melia Granada Hotel
Hotel Alhambra Palace
Hotel Alhambra Palace
5 out of 5
Arquitecto Garcia De Paredes 1, Granada, Granada
¥13,484
per night
Jan 10 - Jan 11

Located in Central District, this luxury hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Manuel de Falla Museum, Alhambra, and Plaza Nueva. Generalife and Granada Cathedral ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (1,451 reviews)

"An older, stately hotel, with the most ideal location possible for visiting Alhambra. And a fantastic balcony bar where you can have a drink and watch the sun go down over Granada. Our room was beautiful and clean, with a nice view. An easy walk to the historic district, and a short ride into town ..."…"

Reviewed on Dec 14, 2019

Hotel Alhambra Palace
Hotel Anacapri
Hotel Anacapri
3 out of 5
Calle de Joaquin Costa, 7, Granada, Granada
¥6,521
per night
Jan 7 - Jan 8

Located in Central District, this hotel is steps from Calle Elvira and Plaza Nueva. Granada Cathedral and Mirador de San Nicolas are also within 10 minutes. ...

4.3/5Excellent! (766 reviews)

"everything was great, except the shower in our room was in the middle of the tub making it a bit dangerous in our opinion. the hotel is perfectly situated and the staff was very helpful."…"

Reviewed on Dec 9, 2019

Hotel Anacapri
Eurostars Catedral Hotel
Eurostars Catedral Hotel
4 out of 5
Calle Carcel Baja 11-13, Granada
¥7,465
per night
Dec 20 - Dec 21

Located in Central District, this hotel is steps from Calle Gran Via de Colon and Granada Cathedral. Plaza Nueva and San Jeronimo Monastery are also within 10 ...

4.6/5Exceptional! (220 reviews)

"The staff was very friendly and helpfull, allways with a Good suggestion. Adélia from the recepcion staff was very kind and helped us a lot"…"

Reviewed on Dec 11, 2019

Eurostars Catedral Hotel
NH Collection Granada Victoria Hotel
NH Collection Granada Victoria Hotel
4 out of 5
Puerta Real, 3, Granada, Granada
¥8,724
per night
Dec 16 - Dec 17

Located in Central District, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Calle Navas and Granada Cathedral. Plaza Nueva and San Jeronimo Monastery are also within ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (1,263 reviews)

"Excellent location with room of good size with lots of amenities."…"

Reviewed on Nov 1, 2019

NH Collection Granada Victoria Hotel
Parador de Granada Hotel
Parador de Granada Hotel
4 out of 5
Real De La Alhambra S/n, Granada, Granada
¥24,885
per night
Jan 6 - Jan 7

Located in Central District, this historic hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Alhambra and Generalife. Plaza Nueva and Granada Cathedral are also within 1 mi ...

4.4/5Wonderful! (397 reviews)

"It has beautiful gardens, a lovely hosting building with a useful guide to the significant and well preserved/restored parts of both, and a very helpful staff."…"

Reviewed on Oct 9, 2019

Parador de Granada Hotel

Popular things to do in Granada City Center

Alhambra
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Alhambra

5/5(470 reviews)

Learn more about the local history when you visit Alhambra, a well-known historical site in Realejo-San Matias. Visit the area's shops or amble around its picturesque gardens.

Granada Cathedral
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Granada Cathedral

4.5/5(299 reviews)

A masterpiece of Spanish Renaissance architecture, this cathedral is known for its stunning chapels, art collection and as the resting place of a revered queen.

Generalife
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Generalife

5/5(395 reviews)

The palatial summer retreat of the Alhambra is one of the world’s great gardens and a fascinating window into the lives and loves of Granada’s Moorish rulers.

San Jeronimo Monastery
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San Jeronimo Monastery

4.5/5(56 reviews)

Walk through cloisters in which the air is thick with the scent of citrus blossom and bathe in the golden light of one of Spain’s finest chapels at this Granadan monastery. 

Calle Gran Via de Colon
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Calle Gran Via de Colon

4.5/5(150 reviews)

During your visit to Granada, you can do some window-shopping at Calle Gran Via de Colon. While in this walkable area, find time to visit its stunning cathedral.

Carmen de los Martires Gardens
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trover photo by Lina Purtscher

Carmen de los Martires Gardens

4.5/5(30 reviews)

Explore the great outdoors at Carmen de los Martires Gardens, a lovely green space in Realejo-San Matias. Visit the shops and stunning cathedral in this walkable area.

Top activities in Granada City Center

Skip-the-Line Alhambra & Generalife Guided Tour
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Skip-the-Line Alhambra & Generalife Guided Tour

¥7,117

Visit the Alhambra and the Generalife Gardens on a 3-hour tour. Explore and discover the 13th world wonder with a local, knowledgeable guide. Head deep into the Islamic culture of the jewel of Al Andalus in an endless discovery.

Alhambra & Generalife Behind-the-Scenes Tour
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Alhambra & Generalife Behind-the-Scenes Tour

¥4,705

Get a unique look at two of the most iconic relics of Moorish rule in Granada on this insightful tour through the city's remarkable history. A visit to the grand palaces of the Alhambra and Generalife lets you relive the glory of the Nasrid dynasty as you explore some of its most incredible structures.

The Alhambra & Generalife Half-Day Tour
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The Alhambra & Generalife Half-Day Tour

¥7,600

Discover the grand interiors, majestic architecture, and elegant grounds of one of the most important Moorish palaces in the world. Explore the Alhambra with an expert guide and learn about the history and heritage of this stunning complex and its neighboring Generalife gardens.

Granada Day Trip & Alhambra Visit from Seville
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Granada Day Trip & Alhambra Visit from Seville

¥16,229

Explore Granada, a capital city that's rich in culture and history, and take in breathtaking sights of Spanish countryside along the way. Pass through quaint villages including Estepa, Antequera and Loja, and enjoy the opportunity to visit the world-renowned Alhambra fortress.

Granada: Alhambra & Generalife Ticket with Audio Guide
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Granada: Alhambra & Generalife Ticket with Audio Guide

¥4,222

You must send all travelers' full names, ages, passport information, passport expiration dates and nationality immediately after booking. If you don't send the correct required information it will not be possible to participate in tour and you will not be entitled to a refund.

InSide Andalucia
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InSide Andalucia

¥3,066

Itinerary Visit. Pass By: Alomartes, Alomartes, Province of Granada, Andalucia

Other neighborhoods in Granada

Granada Cathedral which includes a church or cathedral and heritage architecture

Central District

4.5/5Wonderful!(574 area reviews)

The stunning cathedral and popular shops are just a few highlights of Central District. Make a stop by Granada Cathedral or San Jeronimo Monastery while you're exploring the area.

Central District
San Jeronimo Monastery which includes heritage architecture and a church or cathedral

Centro - Sagrario

If you're spending some time in Centro - Sagrario, San Jeronimo Monastery and Granada Cathedral are top sights worth seeing.

Centro - Sagrario
Albaicín

Albaicín

4.5/5Wonderful!(227 area reviews)

Albaicín is popular for its lively bars, and if you're looking for more to see and do, you might think about a trip to Mirador de San Nicolas or Plaza Nueva.

Albaicín
Science Park which includes outdoor art and a statue or sculpture

Figares

4/5Very Good!(5 area reviews)

If you're spending some time in Figares, Science Park and Granada Exhibition and Conference Centre are top sights worth seeing.

Figares
Plaza Nueva showing heritage architecture, an administrative buidling and a city

San Pedro

If you're spending some time in San Pedro, Plaza Nueva and Carrera del Darro are top sights worth seeing.

San Pedro
A little golden carrot spied on the door of a construction zone in Granada, Spain. If only all graffiti was so perky. 

#golden
trover photo by Vanessa Wyns

San Ildefonso

While visiting San Ildefonso, you might make a stop by sights like Calle Gran Via de Colon and Triunfo Gardens.

San Ildefonso