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Mirador de San Nicolas

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Calle Espaldas a San Nicolas s/n, 18009 Granada, Spain
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Reviewed yesterday

This is a lively plaza, with some souvenir vendors and street musicians (pretty good Santana wanna be when we were there). The view of the city and of the Alhambra is great. A better view of the Alhambra than you would get from Mirador San...More

Thank Wanderdogs
Reviewed 2 days ago

Just a wonderful place to watch the day end. Lots of different nationalities enjoying a beautiful and historic view of the Alhambra and Granada plain.

Thank martinsowery
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The view on the Alhambra is great go in the late afternoon or at sunset. Otherwise you are looking straight into the sun! Lots of street-sell and some gypsy musicians.

Thank Eveline L
Reviewed 3 days ago

We saw this by taking the red bus at the Alhambra for €1.40 and got a receipt/transfer. We hopped off when the driver stopped at the mirador. The view was fantastic and the Albaicín neighborhood was incredible. The busses run every 10-15 minutes, so we...More

Thank mariamhennessy
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We went to watch the sun set over the Alhambra so we got to see the transition of lighting from day to night. Great and totally free.

Thank Jen S
Reviewed 3 days ago

Popular and crowded lookout to the Alhambra, probably because the bus stop is right below it. Better to get there early or late, but either way you will have to claim your position for the best pic. If you're in the neighborhood, it's worth checking...More

Thank SymnCwl
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This place is the center for all the hippies of Europe! So it seems, anyway you will see a lot of young - and not so young anymore- people dressed and hair like 30 years ago!! They are centered around this place and very often...More

Thank LasseSpanien
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It’s quite a hike uphill through Albayzin but very much worth it. The view of the Alhambra is amazing, and at the top there are a number of cafes and restaurants, a few souvenir shops and also a mosque. The are is very crowded and...More

Thank Lava Y
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is definitely THE place for views of the Alhambra, especially at dusk. There were lots of people there, and you'l have to do a bit of jostling to get to the front for your photo. There are a few bars and restaurants nearby if...More

Thank Francesca H
Reviewed 1 week ago

The views across to the Alhambra are superb. It was very busy, a lot of people hang out here, and there is a buzz here from the various buskers trying to make a dollar. plus you have the restaurants and lanes of the Albaizin around...More

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6 May 2018|
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Response from Autumn2010_11 | Reviewed this property |
This a a place in the city, open for everyone at every time. We went uphill by bus but it's worth to go downhill as the quarter is very interesting.
11 November 2017|
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Response from Alex V | Reviewed this property |
I would recommend the coach- Alsa. Super cheap, can book online and takes around the same duration.
John M
24 December 2016|
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Response from sg423592 | Reviewed this property |
yes it is a Mirador, a viewing point in Albayzin