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Generalife

Generalife | Realejo-San Matias, 18009 Granada, Spain
+34 958 22 09 12
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“summer palace” (127 reviews)
“water features” (124 reviews)
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Generalife | Realejo-San Matias, 18009 Granada, Spain
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Generalife | Realejo-San Matias, 18009 Granada, Spain
+34 958 22 09 12
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited this area as part of our walk around Alhambra. Beautifully laid out gardens and plenty of places to sit and relax and enjoy the views. There is a fee to get in either separately or as part of the Alhambra experience.

Thank DaFi11
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We went in winter... it was cold, wet and raining. Still good to see and look around but a sunny summer visit may be different.

Thank GnTLee
Reviewed 4 days ago

Definitely less impressive than the other Palaces in the Alhambra but as part of the over all experience make sure you don't miss it.

Thank SydneyThompsons
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a UNESCO World Heritage Site - highly recommend you see with a guide - Miriam at Miriam Tourist Guide or through South Ole Spain Tours. - Miriam works with both. A good guide is essential to getting the most out of walking through...More

Thank TravelNazi126
Reviewed 4 days ago

Its next to the Alhambra, and basically you will visit this place before or after Alhambra. the place is beautiful but for me its not as beautiful as Nasrid Palace

Thank Beryl A
Reviewed 6 days ago

A part of Alhambra is across the gorge and is now called Generalife. Much the same detail and craftsmanship, beautiful gardens and very interesting to see. Loved the water stairway!

Thank CFEIII
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Generalife is all about the gardens. These are the main features. It is a 10min walk from the main part of the Alhambra. You need to show your tickets to get into here as well - so keep hold of them. The audio guide...More

Thank Weetbix7
Reviewed 1 week ago

Generalife is the highest place of Alhambra. The water supply is the best as they use the water directly from the mountain. It was the place to supply the food for Alhambra (in the past). Pommegranates, oranges, lemons, persimon, herbs, flower , etc are cultivated...More

Thank Solodam J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A visit to the Alhambra is a must for anyone who has been to Andalusia, the generalife gardens is located within the Alhambra compound. Though we were there during winter but nonetheless the garden was beautiful, the orange trees were filled with fruits even during...More

Thank Pancakes21
Reviewed 1 week ago

Come early while it is still empty. Take your time and come solo, in a group you will be rushed Explore the smaller paths they are worth it. Take time to take in the Details. Take time to enjoy the nature of the place.

Thank Florian254
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Carol N
29 November 2017|
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Response from Gary G | Reviewed this property |
Further: The citrus trees may have fruit but the likelihood of flowers would be low HOWEVER you can certainly expect to be able to enjoy the Alhambra and Generalife with less crowds so you will be able to see the buildings... More
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Florence D
28 October 2017|
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Response from CDL L | Reviewed this property |
Hello, I was there again in April 2017 and the beds were in full bloom so nothing to worry about if April is your choice.
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kovacszs
8 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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