We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Which Alhambra entrance?

Which Granada hotels are on sale?
mm/dd/yyyy mm/dd/yyyy
See hotels
Kagoshima, Japan
posts: 33
reviews: 2
Which Alhambra entrance?

Which entrance is better,through the main entrance or the justice gate?Our time slot on tickets we will have in hand,are ,11 am for the Royal palace.

Malaga, Spain
Destination Expert
for Malaga, Andalucia, Madrid
posts: 35,208
reviews: 2,346
1. Re: Which Alhambra entrance?

David:

I do not think it matters. You could go at 10 am through the Justice Gate and see the Alcazaba first before going to the Nazari Palace, since both are adjacent. You can do the Alcazaba in less than an hour.

Kagoshima, Japan
posts: 33
reviews: 2
2. Re: Which Alhambra entrance?

Thanks Benny, will do.

London, United...
Destination Expert
for Costa de la Luz
posts: 11,331
reviews: 193
3. Re: Which Alhambra entrance?

The entrance known as the Justice Gate is very good but note that it is a steepish climb from Plaza Nueva through the Gate of the Pomegranates then upwards keeping to the left path following the wall of the Alhambra. So allow at least 20 minutes from the Plaza. This would have been the original main entrance during the Moorish times.

4. Re: Which Alhambra entrance?

-:- Message from TripAdvisor staff -:-

This topic has been closed to new posts due to inactivity. We hope you'll join the conversation by posting to an open topic or starting a new one.

To review the TripAdvisor Forums Posting Guidelines, please follow this link: http://www.tripadvisor.com/pages/forums_posting_guidelines.html

We remove posts that do not follow our posting guidelines, and we reserve the right to remove any post for any reason.

Removed on: 5:16 am, December 28, 2013