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“Cute and entertaining”
Review of Albayzin

Albayzin
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1.5 Hour Flamenco Show in a Cave-Restaurant in...
Ranked #8 of 236 things to do in Granada
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Owner description: Named a World Heritage Site, this is the old Moorish quarter of Granada.
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The area is lovely, with white houses and flowers, plus all kinds of shops to buy gifts for family or friends. Make sure you bring water, since you'll need to walk uphill.

Thank Natalia S
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"narrow streets"
in 248 reviews
"fascinating area"
in 21 reviews
"white houses"
in 39 reviews
"arab quarter"
in 29 reviews
"tapas"
in 109 reviews
"mirador san nicolas"
in 25 reviews
"great views of the alhambra"
in 36 reviews
"every corner"
in 31 reviews
"wander around"
in 24 reviews
"nice walk"
in 28 reviews
"plaza nueva"
in 57 reviews
"walking shoes"
in 24 reviews
"walking tour"
in 52 reviews
"wear comfortable shoes"
in 24 reviews
"alhambra palace"
in 29 reviews
"visiting granada"
in 21 reviews
"neighborhood"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Many places you visit don’t live up to expectations or are simply on a much smaller scale than you thought. Not true here; so many old buildings, alleyways, historic sites. Wow!

Thank Emyr1
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you are looking for a great and calm place to relax and enjoy the Andalucían vibes, I would definitely recommend this area for you. You can also enjoy the view of Alhambra from Albayzin.

Thank Ahmad A
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Albayzin is simply the old quarter of the city, with a labyrinth of narrow streets, containing shops that are nice to browse, and a large choice of eating places. Basically, head for Mirador de San Nicolas (where you get the best views of the Alhambra), then follow your nose. The streets are sometimes a little steep, but no problem for anybody without mobility issues.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

During our Granada trip, we ambled downhill through the quaint, cobbled narrow streets of Albayzin, the old Moorish neighborhood. It made for an interesting walk through so many picturesque shops, restaurants and tapas bars - window shopping and crowd-gazing.

Well worth a walk-through if you have some time when in Granada.

1  Thank veer2808
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