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Generalife | Realejo-San Matias, 18009 Granada, Spain
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Reviewed yesterday

When visiting the Alhambra, be sure to cross the bridge to see where its inhabitants relaxed. Some ancient, some quite modern, all very beautiful. Good place for photos of the Alhambra too

Thank Ian K
Reviewed yesterday

Not as awe inspiring as the Nazrid Palace, but not much in this world is. Still, beautiful gardens with lovely views. We had the audio tour, but it was raining, and you are out in the weather for most of this part of your day...More

Thank Wanderdogs
Reviewed 2 days ago

The design and the decoration of this summer palace is breathtaking. The gardens are very lovely too. It was very exciting.

Thank mariamhennessy
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The gardens of Generalife are just beautiful. We've never seen anything like it. Brilliant to amble round and take everything in. Would recommend the audioguide.

Thank Jen S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is one of the hotspots of Andalusia. The Moor castle is beautifull to see inside as well as the gardens outside. Make sure to make a timely reservation otherwise you will not be able to go inside the most important part

Thank Michiel C
Reviewed 3 days ago

wonderful place to see and well worth the journey to get there, its was very busy and with coaches of other holiday makers trying to experiance this place it fills up fast. On a hot the the place is a welcome break from the sun,...More

Thank Gerard D
Reviewed 3 days ago

Inevitably when you visit such places, there will be always a lot of many people, so the trick is to be patient and find the angles and views and moments to catch the beauty of the place

Thank joacobry
Reviewed 4 days ago

A beautiful view of the Alhambra. The detailed ornamentation found here as in Alhambra are impressive. If you are handicapped, make sure that you look carefully at the specific handicap map in order to make the most of your visit. Also be aware that the...More

Thank Paula S
Reviewed 5 days ago

if you visit spain and did not see Alhambra then you did not see spain ....believe me its worth it time and money .... The Generalife, located above the Alhambra palace which was the Nasrid kings' summer palace and farms. the magical Gardens have been...More

Thank Genwa D
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Visited this after 4 hours of exploring the Alhambra. But I think the Alhambra was definitely the main highlight for us. We went in winter. Not sure if that makes a difference.

Thank VyZ98
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Dahlia Y
15 February 2018|
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Response from djb472 | Reviewed this property |
There are free audio guides available at the main entrance. When booking your tickets you need to specify what time you want to go into the main palace and these times are strictly adhered to, if you are late for your... More
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Carol N
29 November 2017|
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Response from Gary G | Reviewed this property |
Further: The citrus trees may have fruit but the likelihood of flowers would be low HOWEVER you can certainly expect to be able to enjoy the Alhambra and Generalife with less crowds so you will be able to see the buildings... More
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Florence D
28 October 2017|
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Response from CDL L | Reviewed this property |
Hello, I was there again in April 2017 and the beds were in full bloom so nothing to worry about if April is your choice.
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