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Travel Tips 8: Essential places in Granada

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Granada is a city rich in history and culture that offers a wide variety of places worth visiting at least once in a lifetime. From the ISA Hoteles team, after much deliberation, we have classified the 5 essential places that every tourist should visit in Granada.

Here are the five places you should definitely consider exploring in Granada capital:

The Alhambra and the Generalife

This palace complex and fortress is one of the most famous destinations in Spain. The Alhambra is a masterpiece of Islamic architecture and features impressive courtyards, gardens, fountains and architectural details. The Generalife, part of the same complex, is known for its beautiful gardens and exquisite design.

Travel Tips 8: Essential places in Granada

The Albayzin

This historic neighborhood is a labyrinth of narrow, steep streets that preserves the essence of the Moorish era. It is a charming place to walk and discover its white houses, squares and viewpoints from where you can get spectacular panoramic views of the Alhambra and the city.

Travel Tips 8: Essential places in Granada

The Cathedral of Granada

This imposing Renaissance cathedral is one of the largest in Spain. Its construction began in the 16th century and it features impressive architecture, with ornate details inside. Next to the cathedral is the Royal Chapel, where the tombs of the Catholic Monarchs, Isabella and Ferdinand, are located.

Travel Tips 8: Essential places in Granada

The Mirador de San Nicolás

This is one of the most famous viewpoints in Granada and offers an iconic view of the Alhambra and the surrounding mountains. It is a popular place to watch the sunset and enjoy the beauty of the city.

Travel Tips 8: Essential places in Granada

The Monastery of Saint Jerome

This Renaissance monastery is a place of peace and tranquility in the middle of the city. Its sober and elegant architecture is an example of the Spanish Plateresque style. Furthermore, inside are the tombs of the Catholic Monarchs before being transferred to the Royal Chapel.

Travel Tips 8: Essential places in Granada

These are just some of the essential places you can visit in the city of Granada. This city offers a rich mix of history, architecture and natural beauty that will surely captivate you during your visit.

And remember, if you stay at ISA Hotels you can always ask our reception team about the best places in each city.

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Travel Tips 8: Essential places in Granada

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