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Mirador de San Nicolas

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Calle Espaldas a San Nicolas s/n, 18009 Granada, Spain
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All reviews worth the climb sierra nevada great view of the alhambra bell tower walk up san nicolas winding streets worth the effort alhambra palace nice walk tapas viewpoint buskers plaza snow dusk tourists
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is definitely THE place for views of the Alhambra, especially at dusk. There were lots of people there, and you'l have to do a bit of jostling to get to the front for your photo. There are a few bars and restaurants nearby if...More

Thank Francesca H
Reviewed 3 days ago

The views across to the Alhambra are superb. It was very busy, a lot of people hang out here, and there is a buzz here from the various buskers trying to make a dollar. plus you have the restaurants and lanes of the Albaizin around...More

Thank evets1232016
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We walked, an easy climb of 20 minutes if you are in a reasonably fit. It was interesting to walk on those narrow roads sandwiched between ancient houses kept in good condition. The view was spectacular. Only problem was the place was teeming with tourists...More

Thank Cesar O
Reviewed 4 days ago

Basically a 10-15 minute steep winding climb up from the Plaza Nueva which avoided the need for further exercise that day! Basically a viewing platform that looks across the valley at the Alhambra. View is amazing and well worth the effort. The church there was...More

Thank MarkrBradford
Reviewed 4 days ago

The views over la Alhambra from this mirador are awsome. However, the "chipie-hippie" people around selling "chippie-hippie" bracelets with "hippie-chippie" melodies totally dimms off the magic of this historical place. A much nicer option for good views over La Alhambra is El Sacromonte district, where...More

Thank Natalie d
Reviewed 5 days ago

After a lovely uphill walk through quaint cobbled streets, I made it to the lookout point and was not disappointed by the spectacular view over the city and, more importantly, the amazing view of the Alhambra. This was really a must.

Thank Marianne M
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This viewpoint gets very crowded, but gets you an amazing view of the Alhambra in all its glory. Great point for panorama photos.

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The beauty of this viewpoint is undeniable, with the Alhambra and the Generalife face to face, the city at its feet, and the magnificent Sierra Nevada behind.

Thank 4room
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The place is always packed with photographers. The best time of the day to take pictures is the sunset. You can see the Alhambra with the sun light abd illuminated in the night.

Thank Mobile751385
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Worth the uphill walk to get here.The panoramic view of the Alhambra and Granada are stunning, especially around sunset. There is also a nice little bar just below the lookout with a panoramic patio from which to usher in the sunset with a glass of...More

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6 May 2018|
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Response from Autumn2010_11 | Reviewed this property |
This a a place in the city, open for everyone at every time. We went uphill by bus but it's worth to go downhill as the quarter is very interesting.
11 November 2017|
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Response from Alex V | Reviewed this property |
I would recommend the coach- Alsa. Super cheap, can book online and takes around the same duration.
John M
24 December 2016|
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Response from sg423592 | Reviewed this property |
yes it is a Mirador, a viewing point in Albayzin