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Monasterio de la Concepcion

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I think we got lucky here by arriving just a few minutes after the guide had started the tour which... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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Splendid interior well guided

This was one of the best tours I've had in Europe of a historic monastery. Everything is well... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Steven G
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Pc de La Concepcion 2, 18010 Granada, Spain
+34 958 22 53 68
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I think we got lucky here by arriving just a few minutes after the guide had started the tour which is in Spanish & English & lasts around 90 minutes. Well it was just so wonderful & unexpected. It looks very plain from the outside...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was one of the best tours I've had in Europe of a historic monastery. Everything is well maintained and the guide was fascinating about the history and the life of the few remaining nuns. We were the only two on that tour and she...More

Thank Steven G
Reviewed 12 May 2018

What a magnificent hidden jewel! We loved the amazing art collection and the enthusiastic and knowledgeable explanation of the monastery way of living we received from the local guide who is an art history expert (the tour normally lests about an hour, but we were...More

Thank Peter M
Reviewed 28 February 2018

Our visit to the Monasterio de La Concepcion was the most incredible part of our journey to Granada. I did not know what to expect when we walked up to press the buzzer early in the morning, but Inma greeted us and led us on...More

1  Thank David M
Reviewed 14 November 2017

We found the Monestary by accident and were a little hesitant about ringing the bell but that is what you must do once you are inside the courtyard. We were immediately welcomed inside after paying our fee. We had an amazing tour and learned so...More

1  Thank Brenda F
Reviewed 13 November 2017

Our guide was Inma, who is a graduate in art history, and extremely knowledgeable about the artistic works and their relevance to the Catholic faith and life of the nuns. This was a much more interesting visit than I expected Our conversation ranged far and...More

Thank Devaflam
Reviewed 20 October 2017

Granada is a wonderful place to visit, and if you like a bustling, vibrant city, it is ideal. However, it is nice sometimes, to take a trip into the streets away from the centre and to relax in the peace and quiet away from the...More

Thank Ian J
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed a wonderful visit to this Third Order Franciscan monastery, lived in by nuns who have opened a museum within their precinct in which many works of art are on view. We had a wonderful guide - Imi who made the whole place come alive...More

Thank Sian H
Reviewed 19 April 2017

We arrived shortly after opening and waited about 15-20 minutes for a tour. Ima (Ema?) our tour guide was fabulous! She was extremely informative and interesting to listen to. She not only gave us a great tour and taught us a lot of history and...More

Thank travelingdoxie
Reviewed 29 March 2017

We could only see into and around the courtyard, otherwise there was not much else to see. There is an art centre inside.

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