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Private Tour: Alhambra and Generalife

From US$77.50
Highlights
  • Skip-the-line entry means saving valuable vacation time
  • Tick off two important landmarks in one tour
  • Private tour guide dedicated to just your party allows ample time for questions
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Private Tour: Alhambra and Generalife
From US$77.50
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Alhambra and Generalife private tour, with no hotel pickup or drop-off.
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Alhambra and Generalife private tour, including hotel pickup and drop-off
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Overview
Breeze past long entrance lines on this private skip-the-line tour of The Alhambra in Granada. As you explore the UNESCO World Heritage Site’s highlights—which include the Generalife Gardens, Nasrid Palaces, and Alcazaba Fortress—listen to in-depth historical commentary from your private guide. A private tour means you'll receive undivided attention from your guide, while booking ahead guarantees your admission, as numbers of visitors are strictly limited per day.
What to Expect
When booking, opt for hotel pickup or choose to meet your guide at the Alhambra just prior to the morning start time. As the access to the Alhambra is strictly limited to a certain number of visitors per day, booking this private tour in advance is highly recommended to secure your admission to Granada’s most popular attraction.
With your priority access ticket and guide, breeze past the long entrance queues and head straight inside The Alhambra. 
Get to know the UNESCO World Heritage Site through informative commentary as you walk. You’ll see opulent palaces, lush gardens, and imposing fortresses. Hear tales of politics and royalty from the ninth century, featuring emirs, sultans, and Moorish kings.
At the Alcazaba Fortress, ascend the Torre de la Vela, and get some fantastic photo ops of wider Granada sprawled out below you. Other stops on the tour include the Generalife Gardens, the Patio de la Sultana, the Ambassador’s Hall, Nasrid Palaces, and the Patio de las Arrayanes.
Since your tour is private, you’ll have the undivided attention of your guide—you can move at your own pace and ask plenty of questions.
Reviews (195)
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago
“Amazing and comprehensive tour with Victor”

We took a 3 hour private tour of the Alhambra with Victor because all general admission tickets to the Alhambra were sold out. The timing of the tour was perfect and Victor kept everything very engaging throughout, very funny and incredibly knowledgeable! Overall the tour...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Antonina L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Sunrise private tour of Alhambra

We sought out the private tour option, because all general admission tickets to the Alhambra were sold out. The tour added immensely to our experience of the monument, and I would recommend it highly. Jorge, our tour guide from Granavision, was extraordinary. We met him...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Dcjacobs2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Amazing and comprehensive tour with Jorge

We had such a lovely time on our almost 4 hour tour with Jorge. We were a little late to the game on booking tickets for the Alhambra so ended up needing to book a private tour in order to visit- in this case, our...More

Thank kellyjacobs23
Reviewed 8 November 2018
Awe inspiring

I would recommend the private tour as the best way to experience the Alhambra, The door-to-door service from our hotel as well as the pass the line entrance ensured that we did not waste time on the tour. The castle is very large and without...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Raymond H
Reviewed 6 November 2018
Absolutely fantastic

As I prepare to write this review, I looked down again at the other reviews and am struck by the glowing accolades for several different guides. This is a true testament to the company. I say this because our guide IMA was the best guide...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Curiosity821222
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Response from Robert M | Reviewed this property |
I don’t know. It would likely depend on how far your cruise ship docks from Granada and what transportation is available. We were in Spain for 3 weeks and stayed in Granada the nights before and after the tour.
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Response from LKF55 | Reviewed this property |
SOme tour companies are permitted to sell entrance tickets to the Alhambra. Others may be selling you just the cost of the tour. You need to be sure that you are getting both admission to the site AND the cost of the tour... More
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