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Address: Generalife | Realejo-San Matias, 18009 Granada, Spain
Phone Number: 958-22-09-12
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Fabulous gardens

This is part of the deal of the Alhambra. There is nothing to say short of it is fabulous and not to be missed.

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Washington DC Metro area
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

This is part of the deal of the Alhambra. There is nothing to say short of it is fabulous and not to be missed.

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

After exploring the Nasrid palaces and other monuments in the complex, this is a good place to spend the rest of the day and enjoy the scenery and the gardens!

Thank Julieta60Town
Tehran, Iran
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We have booked for Generallife so didnot have any problem for visiting .It needs walking up and down .

Thank masssedighi
Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

we visited Generalife by night from 10h pm to 11h30 i find its a too short visit but the good thing it was not crowded. very relaxing and great view by night. im a wheelchair user and not every place in generalife is accessible but i enjoyed most of it. the customer service agent was amazing and escorted us for... More 

Thank inglheart
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

gorgeous gardens and views. well worth the time;take a tour to get the most of what you are looking at.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Surrounded by gardens and fine architecture, you just wonder how those time were, and how good taste people had to have constructed such pleasant places

Thank Helena M
Lake Mary, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Generalife is one of the palace that makes up the Alahambra. First of all, you have to plan your visit of Generalife around the restricted time given to visit the Nasrid palace. Either go after you see the Nasrid palace, or at least 2 (maybe more) hours before your scheduled time to the Nasrid palace. The Generalife itself is worth... More 

Thank Fadi S
Phoenix, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This complex, Palacio de Generalife (general life), was the summer estate for the Alhambra royal residents. Located outside the protective fortress walls, at the top of the hill where it caught summer breezes, it was used only during daylight hours. Its visitors returned to the fortress at night. It's surrounded by orchards and gardens, which along with patios featuring fountains... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

My wife and I went on the Viator Alhambra and Generalife Garden Tour today and along with a few others on the tour we felt somewhat misled. Perhaps due to our own ignorance we anticipated that we were visiting the Alhambra Palaces and the Generalife gardens. Whilst the tour was led by a keen young guy called,Juan it was not... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Yes there are many gardens in Spain but this one is stunning and very strongly recommended. You'll almost certainly need to get a ticket ahead of time.

Thank Seniordad

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