Granada is a city with a special charm. Its history, culture, and gastronomy make it a first-class tourist destination. But if two places define it, those are Albaycín and Sacromonte. Discover its essence thanks to this Albaycín & Sacromonte guided tour.
Firstly, the Albaycín is the oldest neighborhood in Granada. A labyrinth of narrow, steep streets, with white houses and views of the Alhambra will transport you to another era. In this neighborhood, you will find some of the most emblematic monuments of Granada, such as the Mosque, or Church of San Nicolás.
So, Albaycín is a historic neighborhood located on the slope of the hill of the same name. It is a place of narrow streets, white houses, and patios full of flowers. Here you can find countless historical monuments, such as the Alcazaba, the Great Mosque and the Church of San Nicolás.
After, Sacromonte is a neighborhood located on the slope of Albaycín hill. It is a place known for its caves, where gypsies once lived. Today, these caves have been converted into zambras and flamenco tablaos, where you can enjoy performances by the best flamenco artists.
But without a doubt, what stands out most about these two neighborhoods are their numerous and impressive viewpoints, the “miradores”. Corners full of magic and charm in which the Alhambra watches majestically in front of us.
Moreover, a guided tour of Albaycín and Sacromonte is an unforgettable experience. It is a trip to the heart of Granada, where you can discover its history, its culture and its art.
Therefore, if you are planning a trip to Granada, do not miss the opportunity to visit the Albaicín and Sacromonte. These two neighborhoods will offer you a unique experience that will transport you to the past and allow you to learn about the history, culture and flamenco of Granada.