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Generalife

Generalife | Realejo-San Matias, 18009 Granada, Spain
+34 958 22 09 12
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“summer palace” (117 reviews)
“water features” (114 reviews)
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Generalife | Realejo-San Matias, 18009 Granada, Spain
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+34 958 22 09 12
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The summer residence for Alhambra is in similar style but smaller and more intimate. The gardens are quite beautiful with stunning views over its better-known neighbour and the city of Granada.

Thank Jan N
Reviewed yesterday

A place to sit & rest & people watch after visiting Alhambra. Lovely gardens, including shady spots to stay away from the sun

Thank sandybiback
Reviewed 2 days ago

These gardens are a work of art the designs varied with many beautiful flowers and trees, it was a great pleasure to walk round and we enjoyed every minute. A perfect finish to a very special place to visit in Granada.

Thank Trisha69
Reviewed 2 days ago

Try to visit the Generalife early in the morning, say 9AM. There will be less people and groups so it wont feel crowded. The light will also be more mellow and your pictures will be better. This is a stunning garden and apart from som...More

Thank Oscar A
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We did not have advanced tickets to the Alhambra, so we tried to get same day tickets by standing on line at 6am and was disheartened to see that the queue was so long. By the time the ticket office opened at 8am, the palace...More

Thank Genevieve D
Reviewed 3 days ago

What gorgeous gardens and such a great place to meander around (as long as you avoid the tour groups) Plenty of places to sit and contemplate life and the surroundings Well worth the visit

Thank travellingforfun72
Reviewed 4 days ago

this is usually done on Alamharra tour.. Together with Alamharra, it takes about 3 hours to see both the palaces.. Generalife and the views from the site are beautiful.

Thank Syam T
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Beautiful gardens filled with ornamentals and fruit bearing trees mixed with flowers her as and vegetables. All grown together With winding paths and formal gardens. Water engineered to flow from the Sierra Nevadas down to Generalife and then the city below change the arid land...More

Thank Bruce G
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

What a beautiful garden. Many vistas and water features fed by water from the nearby Sierra Nevada. There are many stairs and cobblestone as you work your way up to the top levels but it is a peaceful and beautifully designed garden with many pant...More

Thank annette632015
Reviewed 6 days ago

We started with Generalife before going into Alhambra, thinking that we would go through the grounds quickly. We ended up spending couple of hours that as it was just magnificent. We are not into gardening but seeing how properly designed gardens was truly inspiring.

Thank Sandra C
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kovacszs
7 May 2017|
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Response from Rae C | Reviewed this property |
Hi , you need to take a taxi to the entrance gates, it is very hilly to get up there. Inside there is a lot of walking ,we took one of the guided tours and were walking for nearly 3 hours so be prepared .
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Kamlesh V
16 April 2017|
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Response from Nelson A | Reviewed this property |
Try to go early to the queue, you should get your tickets. Or if you are at a hotel try to get a tour, because the gardens are better to see on tour with good guide!! Nice trip
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Kamlesh V
16 April 2017|
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Response from Linda L | Reviewed this property |
You can purchase the combined ticket which includes the gardens, or you can purchase a ticket for the gardens on their own for 8 Euros. When we were there last month, the combined tickets were sold out but we were able to... More
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