Granada city - guide to
Granada See also hotels in Granada.
Granada Spain, together with Cordoba and Sevilla,
is considered one of the three precious jewels of Andalucía.
Its panoramic views which include the white tipped Sierra Nevada
range, rolling green hills and numerous monuments
with their rich history, make Granada magical. Granada
Airport, in Chauchina,
is located 15 Km from the city of Granada. See also hotels in Granada.
Granada Cathedral was constructed from the 16th to the 18th century. It was built over the former Central Mosque and shows a mix of gothic, renaissance and baroque motifs. It is in the centre of the town see also hotels near Granada Cathedral
Spring and autumn are ideal seasons to go hiking, horseback riding or trekking.
In winter skiing, sleighing, ice-skating or just relaxing.
The Sierra Nevada mountain range About 32 km. South of Granada contains a
ski resort with the highest peak in continental Spain, Mulhacén (3482
m). Spring and autumn are ideal seasons to go hiking, horseback riding or trekking.
In winter skiing, sleighing,, ice-skating or just relaxing.
On leaving Spain the Arabs had to leave behind one of the most fabulous medieval palaces ever built, the Alhambra of Granada. The Alhambra palace was protected by the Alcazaba fortress. The walls and ceiling of the Alhambra's rooms are incredibly stunning with graceful and harmonious courtyards.
In any of the restaurants or local cafés in Granada, you will be able to try characteristic food such as lima beans with ham or the Sacromonte omelette.
Court of the Lions at the Alhambra Granada Andalucia
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