Things to see in Granada
A guide through the gardens, palaces and legends of the great Nasrid fortress to delight the five senses.
Granada would not be complete without its Arab quarter. This is a route through the squares, palaces and alleys where the city was founded in the 11th century.
Paseo de los Tristes leads to the Mirador de San Nicolás lookout, a must-see spot on your trip to Granada.
Carthusians spent more than 300 years building the monastery that is considered to be the best example of late Spanish Baroque architecture.
Visit the study and the gorgeous gardens of Granada’s 20th century symbolist painter, now home to one of the largest cultural centres in the city.
Well before the Moors and the Christians, Sephardi Jews lived in one of the most picturesque districts of Granada until their expulsion in 1492.
The spot where the bodies of Isabella I and Ferdinand II rest in Granada was not chosen by chance: this is the place where the Medieval world ended and the future of the Spanish Empire was established.
This 1501 monastery, the starting point of the Andalusian Way of Saint James, houses a hostelry for pilgrims and a restaurant that is run by the cloister nuns.
This former hospital, which housed syphilis patients and the mentally ill, is now the location of the Vice-Chancellor’s Office of the University of Granada and its prestigious library.
This square of Nasrid origin has quietly accompanied the city over hundreds of years and is today known for its restaurants, terraces, flower stands and Gigantones fountain