Greet your local guide in a central Costa del Sol location and relax in a comfortable, air-conditioned minivan during the journey to Granada. Stop briefly in Riofrio along the way to discover a quaint village with a gorgeous green landscape.
On arrival, head straight inside the majestic Moorish palace and begin your guided tour; listen to the intriguing origin of the palace complex and see for yourself why the site is considered on of the most beautiful examples of Islamic architecture in the world.
Stroll through the Nasrid Palaces and hear of the extravagant emperors that lived within them; note the stark contrast of the Renaissance style of the Charles V Palace; and then take a leisurely wander through the Generalife Gardens to see exotic flowers and distinctive water features in harmonious display.
Continue to Granada’s charming center and enjoy a traditional Spanish lunch at a rustic restaurant (own expense). Discover more of Granada’s impressive monuments during some relaxed free time and then relax during the drive back to Costa del Sol.
Advance bookings are highly recommended, as Alhambra access is limited to a specific amount of guests each day.