Medieval tour Granada - follow the traces of the Nasrids

On this unique medieval tour in Granada, you'll get to know the old town Albaicín, where countless traces of the most important historical era of the Nasrids are hidden. Visit treasures like the Arabic baths from the 11th century, the Nasrid palace Dar-al-Horra and much more!

  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Transfer: no, not included
  • The best insider tips
  • English-speaking service
  • Hassle-free booking change or cancellation
  • Usually cheaper than at site

Granada medieval tour on the traces of the Nasrids

Get to know the medieval Granada on this tour and dive into the history of the Nasrids.

Price overview

  • Granada medieval tour - per person (from 13 yrs)16.-€
Children until 12 years join for free

Booking option: Fascinating Granada medieval tour

On this unique tour, you'll get to know how the Nasrids lived in the medieval Granada. Dive into the time of the Nasrids, who formed the most important historical era of Granada. Nowadays, many of the beautiful and elaborately designed sights are still well-preserved. Let yourself be guided to private cisterns, Arabic baths from the 11th century, patios, gardens and the Dar-al-Horra Nasrid palace from the 15th century by the professional guide. On this medieval tour in Granada, you'll discover hidden treasures of the Muslim and Moorish society that you can still spot in the quarter Albaicín, for example the remains of the large mosque of Albaicín.

The medieval Granada city tour lets you in in exciting historical incidents and also helps you to understand the religion and habits of the Nasrids better. Enter Moorish houses from the 15th century and palaces and afterwards admire a former mosque with a fascinating history: When Granada was conquered by catholic kings, the mosque was adapted to the new religion, so it's a church now. The impressive mixture of Nasrid, Muslim and Christian art will enchant you on the Granada medieval tour!

Overview

  • Hours: 10:30 AM
  • Days: every Sunday
  • Months: possible all-year
  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Pick-up not included
  • Starting points: Granada

Included

  • Professional guide
Important information
  • The Granada medieval tour takes place from 4 persons and with maximum 20 persons.

Please bring along:

Sunglasses, sun blocker, hat, backpack, camera, drinks

Detailed description

The fascinating Granada medieval tour on the traces of the Nasrids

This unique medieval tour in Granada will enchant you! The history of Spain and especially the one of the southern located Andalusia is characterized by the rule of various religions and peoples. Granada was especially formed by the dynasty of the Nasrids. On the wonderful medieval Granada tour, you'll discover the hidden sights and architectural gems in the narrow alleys of the Albaicín, that bring the past centuries alive. Hear more about the special architectural style and the lifestyle of the Nasrids from the professional Guide. But not only the Nasrids made the architecture of Granada that interesting - after the takeover by Catholic kings, the architecture also changed. This is why you'll see a large variety of stylistic directions during the medieval Granada tour like Nasrid art, Moorish styles and Christian art and architecture.

You'll get unique insights in private houses and a palace, in Arabic baths, patios, gardens and a very special mosque during the tour through the medieval Granada. The experienced guide also tells you more about the religion and the intellectual world of the Nasrids in the Middle Ages - a fascinating combination of guided city tour and history lesson! Look forward to usually impossible insights to the medieval Granada and to the development of the city during centuries. Follow the traces of the Nasrids, Moors and Christians in Andalusia that characterized the image of Spain and fall in love with the well-preserved sights that'll take you back in time. The Granada medieval tour is perfect for all who want to get to know more about the city and its fascinating history in a lively way.

Conditions

Valid on the reserved day or for 12 months after date of purchase if no date has been selected. You will receive the tour operator's details with the purchased ticket. Attention: reservation is required! The reservation can be made through sunbonoo as part of the booking process or later by contacting the tour operator directly via phone or email.

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Important notice!
Due to the high demand, especially for private boat tours, we recommend booking at least one week in advance!