Superb visit with a private guide named Santiago with Exotic Tours . Best way to tour Generalife ! Santiago was engaging, very knowledgeable and since a native of Granada, gave great insight into the history of this beautiful city!
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The most beautiful gardens despite touring in autumn. We booked online with a tour company Granda Online for the 3 hour tour of both the Alhambra & Generalife. Booking ahead is essential & having a guide with so much knowledge was such a treat. An...More
Gorgeous park and gardens, well worth the time to add onto the Alhambra experience. I would recommend taking a guide, well worth the money you learn so much more of the story and history.
I can not separate this part of the Alhambra from the total experience. It is not to be missed and you need more than 4 hours including your timed appointment for the palace. Amazing! The math to construct these buildings would have boggled the mind...More
In spite of being very busy the gardens seemed very tranquil and beautifully maintained. We visited at 4 pm and it was somewhat less hectic than in the morning. The temperature had also dropped somewhat so it was a very pleasant visit.
Walking out of the Alhambra towards the summer palace you go through some wonderful gardens. They are extremely well maintained, and you can see the history and development from the Moorish designs to present day, so a must for any student of horticulture.
Book a guide before you go asceven in October it was rammed and entrance is limited. Our guided tour lasted 4 hours and is up and down flights of steps so need to be agile as we did not see facilities for disabled. A must...More
The small "palace" and large water garden, sIts on a hill opposite the world famous Alhambra Palace in Granada - Spain's No1 attraction - and it is part of that palaces enclave. Is worth seeing in it's own right, and many people do, when they...More