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Mirador de San Nicolas

Calle Espaldas a San Nicolas s/n, 18009 Granada, Spain
+34 958 53 96 97
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Calle Espaldas a San Nicolas s/n, 18009 Granada, Spain
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Mirador de San Nicolas is opposite the Alhambra which you can see across the valley. The sight is spectacular as well as down across the city of Granada and the plains. Also you get a great view of the mountains. Gets crowded with people competing...More

Thank Nomadman411978
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Wow! Go and enjoy this spot further by ordering a beer or a snack at one of the restaurants you can see below.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You can bring your own wine and enjoy at your own pace. It can get crowded, recommend to take a taxi.

Thank Ana P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The views are amazing of the Alhambra, across the city and the mountains but if it’s busy it is difficult to take photos. People tend to sit on the walls at the viewing point and remain there eating etc meaning to take photos is difficult...More

Thank CBM1969
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Mirador is a steep walk up from the Darro, but a pleasant one in the old quarter of Albaicin. The Mirador area itself is quite small, with pretty views of the Alhambra but nothing spectacular if one has already found perches in the area...More

Thank IleStLouis
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We walked up here in daytime and at night for the views of the Alhambra. Great viewpoint, busy and with buskers playing guitar and artists displaying work. A must see while in Granada.

Thank Winnee_M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

U should wear comfy sneakers, get ready to walk and climb ancient stairs, and Granada’s Hill. While enjoying gorgeous old Andalusia’s architecture. I recommend u to visit it at sunset and evening. The place can be crowded with Granada’s visitors. A must visit for a...More

Thank Souhail M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great way to finish your visit to Alhambra. Leave the gardens when they close, walk downhill to the old town and then up the hill to Mirador de San Nicolas. Enjoy the view, maybe a beer, local music. Get some food, if...More

Thank ns1991
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After our tour of the Alhambra we went wandering around. We were trying to find Mirador de San Nicholas and got totally lost. By the time we found it a few fun hours later, it was getting to be evening. We lucked out. We got...More

1  Thank Carlton R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best time to visit Mirador de San Nicolas would surely be evening time when you can look across at a superb view of the Alhambra and whole of Granada. Lovely traditional cobbled streets, street fountains, ............ almost, almost akin to Montmartre. It's a hike to...More

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12 November 2017|
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Response from Alex V | Reviewed this property |
I would recommend the coach- Alsa. Super cheap, can book online and takes around the same duration.
John M
25 December 2016|
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Response from sg423592 | Reviewed this property |
yes it is a Mirador, a viewing point in Albayzin
26 June 2016|
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Response from Luapdrareve | Reviewed this property |
Drive to the top (cab or rental) - lots of parking. Then walk down and admire the view. If you feel the need to go down a few steps you can but its pretty awesome from the top and with a baby I'd say that would be a great... More