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Address: Generalife | Realejo-San Matias, 18009 Granada, Spain
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Skip the Line: Alhambra and Generalife Gardens Half-Day Tour
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Viator Exclusive: Priority Access to Alhambra and Generalife Gardens in Granada
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Skip the line: Alhambra Palace and Generalife Gardens Private Guided Tour

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Beautiful, worth the steep climb, but not handicapped accessible.

My husband and I added the gardens to our Alhambra tour. It is truly a paradise to visit and fun to imagine what it must have been like in ancient times. If you want to wander... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Cary, North Carolina
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Cary, North Carolina
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38 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

My husband and I added the gardens to our Alhambra tour. It is truly a paradise to visit and fun to imagine what it must have been like in ancient times. If you want to wander around on your own, without a guide, you could go through this attraction quickly. If you are able-bodied and fit, this is a special... More 

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Oakville, Ontario
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We went in March and although we skipped the hordes of tourists, it would have been nice to see the garden in bloom.

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Stowe, Vermont
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28 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The water works and gardens are exquisite. One could sit or wander for hours pretending to be a Moorish princess.

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Generalife is adjacent to Alhambra and is collection of gardens and living quarters that represented how people lived in the past. The gardens are exceptional and well-maintained. As you move into the higher elevations of the gardens, the views of the area are breathtaking. If you are in the area, this is a must. Take your camera and be prepared... More 

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Bishops Stortford, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Having been to Alhambra, one should also visit Generalife. Beautiful place and an amazing view of the city to finish the visit.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

gardens are very beatiful. Even in low season all plants are neatly trimmed & look gorgeous. Difficult to imagine how charming it is when flowers are blooming....

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Shah Alam
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Amazing gardens - it would probably be more beautiful if it was in spring or summer when most flowers will be in full bloom. It was still nice, and was able to appreciate the drainage and water system that flow from the top most garden down to the lower areas. The view was awesome

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Detroit, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a must see if you're visiting the Alhambra; there are gorgeous gardens and a few very beautiful constructions with stunning decorations; the water works are refreshing and complement fabulously the surrounding structures. Best seen on a sunny day. The views of the Alhambra and the surrounding areas are also very beautiful.

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London
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The online tour we booked included tickets for both sites, and it very much makes sense to do both at once.

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Helsinki, Finland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 176 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Generallife or Palacio de Generalife or Jennat al Arif, mean Garden of Architect, which tells pretty well what General life is. It is a part of the Alhambra Castle, but before going to castle you start your tour from here. In 2014 the Alhambra complex had 2,4 million visitors, which means average 6600 per day, which makes photographing hard.... More 

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