Alhambra Surroundings

Couldn’t get the ticket to the Alhambra?
Did you already visit the Alhambra but still want more?


This tour is perfect for you. We will visit the surroundings of the Alhambra, the areas of the fortress for which entrance is not required and which visitors do not usually get to see. We will avoid the crowds and discover fascinating parts of the Alhambra and its enviroment.

Very interesting places such as Cármen de los Mártires, the original tomb of the Catholic Kings, the museum that collects the archaeological remains that were found in the Alhambra, the Charles V Palace, the Alhambra forest and much more!

IMPORTANT: This tour DOES NOT INCLUDE the areas of the Alhambra where ticket is required such as the Nasrid Palaces, Alcazaba and Generalife.


Plaza Nueva
Gate of the Pomegranates
Gate of the Ears
Alhambra Forest
Justice Gate
Viewpoint of Albayzín
Palace of Charles V
Museum of the Alhambra
Convent of San Francisco
Alhambra map

Technical information

Difficulty: Low – Medium
Type of surface: Urban with slopes.


  • Arrive 10 minutes before the start time of the tour.
  • Wear comfortable shoes. The tour lasts around 2.5 hours.
  • In summer remember to wear sunscreen and bring a bottle of water.
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