Free Tour Emblematic Neighborhoods: Albayzín and Sacromonte

Duration: 2h and 30min
Languages: Spanish
Quality Verified Registered on November 28, 2019

Granada Magic Tours is a brand dedicated to interpreting the heritage of the monumental city of Granada. Formed by two official guides and historians, we have been recognized as the best distributor of tours in Spanish by Hosteltur based on comments from travelers who have contracted our services. Enter our routes through the city, and discover the beauty of Granada with Magic Tours. We are waiting with open arms!

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  • No minimum number of attendees
    No minimum number of attendees is required for the tour
  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

Since ancient times, the universal neighborhood of the Albayzín has been populated by the very diverse cultures that have passed through the Iberian Peninsula and have left their mark , being, without a doubt, one of the attractions of the city together with its neighbor Sacromonte.

Legends of the Albayzín and Sacromonte tour visits the most emblematic neighborhoods of Granada , making a mix between legend and history. We start at the emblematic Paseo de los Tristes, at the foot of the Alhambra, beginning the climb up the Chapiz slope, where we visit the Palacio de los Córdoba. There we relate the legend of the Source of Eternal Love . We continue the climb towards the Sacromonte neighborhood , one of the great cradles of Spanish flamenco with wonderful views of the Alhambra. Having seen Sacromonte, we enter the Albayzín neighborhood and the famous San Nicolás viewpoint , descending through the alleys of the neighborhood and telling a multitude of stories and legends of the oldest settlers.

Steep and narrow streets, a multitude of viewpoints with the best views of Granada, houses with gardens traditionally called cármenes and legends for any corner that nobody will leave indifferent in an enviable and unique environment.
Did you know that in the place where the popular cave houses of Sacromonte now occupy, Moors, Jews and gypsies lived in another era?
Any corner of the Albayzín and Sacromonte neighborhood is ideal to tell a legend, even a convent...
Would you like to know the story that tells the life of a particular nun who lived in the convent of Santa Isabel la Real? Delve into the magic of the old Muslim neighborhood and the famous gypsy suburb with our Free Tour route and we guarantee you a pleasant time full of emotions and surprises, where we will tell you these and other secrets of the most famous neighborhoods of Granada.
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  • Meeting point:
    Paseo del Padre Manjón - Fte 1, 18010...
    Paseo del Padre Manjón - Fte 1, 18010 Granada, Spain
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    In Paseo del Padre Manjón (Paseo de los Tristes next to the statue of Mario Maya). Look for our blue umbrella.

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

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Carlos 20 Sep 2022
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Lina 20 Sep 2022
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Travelled alone - Sep 2022

Es un tour agradable, solo q prepárese para caminar por cuestas y calles un poco complicadas. Zapato cómodo, agua y protector solar indispensables.

María 13 Sep 2022
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Travelled in couple - Sep 2022

Sin duda alguna, visitar Sacromonte y Albaizin con un guía no tiene precio. Es súper entretenido, se hace muy ameno con sus explicaciones. Pero cuánto saben!!!!. Tot...

Rebeca 13 Sep 2022
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Travelled in couple - Sep 2022

Visita agradable. Rocío muy simpática, estaba pendiente del grupo y se adaptó al ritmo de él.

Daniel 12 Sep 2022
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Travelled in family - Sep 2022


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Who is this tour for?

Non suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Accepts reservations up to 10 people.
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
There is no minimum number of people required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
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