Albaicín - Sacromonte Free Tour

Duration: 2h and 45min
Languages: Spanish
Registered on May 04, 2021

I am from Granada, one of the most beautiful cities in the world and the place that I want to teach, I am 30 years old and I have always lived here so apart from knowing its streets and corners I know the day to day and the life of the neighborhoods that I love show the tourist. Throughout my life I have been walking through its streets and hearing about its history, and for the last 6 years I have been studying about its history, culture and traditions. In 2015 I obtained the tourist guide card from the Junta de Andalucía, which accredits me as a guide. Since 2018 I have been working as a guide so I have some experience. Now I want to show it to the tourist with Guruwalk so that outsiders can enjoy it and learn more about it.

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    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

Walk through the most emblematic and well-known neighborhoods of the city , located on a hill facing the spectacular Alhambra and with wonderful views of it. The Albaicín , the first neighborhood we visit, is a place of great interest, since it was the space where the city of Granada was born, being a hostel for Iberians, Romans, Visogoths, Muslims and Christians who came from Castile, that is, about 2700 years ago it was already populated. The influence of all these cultures can be seen in the streets and corners of the neighborhood.
The other neighborhood that this tour visits, the Sacromonte , is the gypsy neighborhood of the city , a neighborhood populated by this ethnic group since the arrival of the Christians in Granada in 1492. It is a place where a large part of the houses are caves and It is one of the places where flamenco was born , so it is of great interest.

Explore the narrow and convoluted alleys, the small white houses that overlook the Nasrid palaces and feel the spirit of these neighborhoods full of movement and music , of churches and cisterns, of caves and carmens, of Christian palaces and Muslim houses.
In short, one of the best places that the traveler can visit in the city.
The Albaicín and the Sacromonte!

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  • Meeting point:
    18009 Granada, Spain
    18009 Granada, Spain
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    At the foot of the monument to the Capitulations of Santa Fe. Next to the green umbrella. In the Plaza Isabel la Católica.

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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Angels 27 Nov 2023

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Travelled in couple - Nov 2023
Tiene un buen conocimiento de la historia de Granada y de los lugares visitados.
Federico 22 Nov 2023
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Travelled in group - Nov 2023
El real fantasma 👻. Nunca apareció, no mando mensaje, no nada !! Impresentable
Rocío 21 Oct 2023

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Travelled in group - Oct 2023
Nos ha parecido fantástico a los 5!! Totalmente recomendable. Carlos hace que el tour merezca la pena. Gracias!!!
Lina 15 Oct 2023
A Coruña

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Travelled in group - Oct 2023
Es una estupenda opción el visitar estas zonas de Granada de la mano de Carlos. Las recorres viendo lo fundamental, visitando rincones sorprendentes y te explica tanto lo fundamental de la historia del lugar como detalles de su desarrollo en la actualidad. Muy recomendable.
Carolina 14 Oct 2023

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Travelled in couple - Oct 2023
Muy agradable
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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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