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Generalife | Realejo-San Matias, 18009 Granada, Spain
+34 958 22 09 12
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“summer palace” (118 reviews)
“water features” (124 reviews)
Generalife | Realejo-San Matias, 18009 Granada, Spain
+34 958 22 09 12
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Reviewed yesterday

General life was pretty awesome. We spent a little while going around, and enjoyed it. Definitely worth going, especially if you go to The Alhambra also.

Thank Haydn R
Reviewed yesterday

Bought tickets for this as part of the Alhambra visit, the whole thing was the high spot of the holiday.

Thank joolesverne2015
Reviewed 2 days ago

We visited the Generalife as part of our private guided tour of the Alhambra and it is a garden spot with a great garden with pools and photo magic.

Thank Sam L
Reviewed 2 days ago

A truly wonderful spectacle and a must see when in Granada, if it's a hot day wear comfshoes and loose clothing and don't forget water.

1  Thank HappyTravellers222
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had a beautiful stroll around the gardens of the Alhambra and wonderful place to view the city - lots of cool shady pagodas to sit under on hot days and a wonderful selection of fruit trees, and evergreens, colourful flowerbeds and vegetable gardens water features...More

Thank Kate L
Reviewed 3 days ago

We visited this as part of a guided tour of the Alhambra. It's stunning and would have been an amazing place in its day. Even with lots of tour groups walking through it was still very ijmpressive.

Thank Robert H
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The summer residence for Alhambra is in similar style but smaller and more intimate. The gardens are quite beautiful with stunning views over its better-known neighbour and the city of Granada.

Thank Jan N
Reviewed 3 days ago

A place to sit & rest & people watch after visiting Alhambra. Lovely gardens, including shady spots to stay away from the sun

Thank sandybiback
Reviewed 4 days ago

These gardens are a work of art the designs varied with many beautiful flowers and trees, it was a great pleasure to walk round and we enjoyed every minute. A perfect finish to a very special place to visit in Granada.

Thank Trisha69
Reviewed 4 days ago

Try to visit the Generalife early in the morning, say 9AM. There will be less people and groups so it wont feel crowded. The light will also be more mellow and your pictures will be better. This is a stunning garden and apart from som...More

Thank Oscar A
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7 May 2017|
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Response from Rae C | Reviewed this property |
Hi , you need to take a taxi to the entrance gates, it is very hilly to get up there. Inside there is a lot of walking ,we took one of the guided tours and were walking for nearly 3 hours so be prepared .
Kamlesh V
16 April 2017|
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Response from Nelson A | Reviewed this property |
Try to go early to the queue, you should get your tickets. Or if you are at a hotel try to get a tour, because the gardens are better to see on tour with good guide!! Nice trip
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16 April 2017|
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Response from Linda L | Reviewed this property |
You can purchase the combined ticket which includes the gardens, or you can purchase a ticket for the gardens on their own for 8 Euros. When we were there last month, the combined tickets were sold out but we were able to... More