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Monasterio Cartuja

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Paseo de Cartuja S/N, 18011 Granada, Spain
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I just loved this place. Very plain on the outside but absolutely stunning on the inside. It was just the right balance of ornamentation without being gaudy. I felt honoured to have seen it all

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank MathsMagic
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nothing could have prepared us for the amazing sculptures and the opulence of the church and Sacristy within this old monastery. It was truly worth the visit. From the outside, the understated facade may make you feel disappointed to have made the journey, but once...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Kevin B
Reviewed July 17, 2019

Having visited Granada before and seen all the known/regular sites we did a little more research than the Alhambra/Cathedral/Etc and saw these reviews on here. Slightly farther out but only a 15 min 1.40 Euro bus ride. The Monastery is nowadays situated on the edge...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank nsander219
Online_Support_Gra, Social Media at Monasterio Cartuja, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you very much for taking the time to share your opinion, we are glad you enjoyed the visit to the monastery and we hope that reviews like yours will help people to know this beautiful place. We would love to receive your suggestions if...More

Reviewed July 5, 2019

If you have a free afternoon, this is well worth a visit. The cost was 8.5 euros and included an audio tour. You can wander around at your own pace. The sacristy was just stunning. Not crowded at all.More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank 34ann34
Online_Support_Gra, Social Media at Monasterio Cartuja, responded to this reviewResponded July 6, 2019

Thank you very much for taking the time to share your opinion, we are glad you enjoyed the visit to the monastery and we hope that reviews like yours will help people to know this beautiful place. We would love to receive your suggestions if...More

Reviewed July 2, 2019

We visited Spain during our family vacation and saw many Cathedrals and Churches, like the Toledo Cathedral (our favorite), The Cathedral in Sevilla, in Madrid, in Barcelona, but the Monastery of Cartuja has the most BEAUTIFUL church inside, it is AMAZING. I had this attraction...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank MichiSuito
Online_Support_Gra, Social Media at Monasterio Cartuja, responded to this reviewResponded July 6, 2019

Dear MichiSuito, thank you very much for taking the time to share your opinion, we are very glad you enjoyed the visit to the monastery and we hope that reviews like yours will help people to know this beautiful place. We would love to receive...More

Reviewed June 30, 2019 via mobile

Very beautiful monastery. Intricate work and amazing sculpture. Audio is very good and explains the paintings and sculptures. Must see.More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Sirisha
Online_Support_Gra, Social Media at Monasterio Cartuja, responded to this reviewResponded July 6, 2019

Thank you very much for taking the time to share your opinion, we are glad you enjoyed the visit to the monastery and we hope that reviews like yours will help people to know this beautiful place. We would love to receive your suggestions if...More

Reviewed June 30, 2019 via mobile

Totally underrated, wonderful architecture, fantastic tapestry, awesome paintings, great work. Must visit. Breath taking.More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank gganeriwal
Online_Support_Gra, Social Media at Monasterio Cartuja, responded to this reviewResponded July 6, 2019

Thank you very much for taking the time to share your opinion, we are glad you enjoyed the visit to the monastery and we hope that reviews like yours will help people to know this beautiful place. We would love to receive your suggestions if...More

Reviewed June 23, 2019

This Monastery is really amazing! Its installations and church are beautiful, really plenty of history.More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Gljamil
Online_Support_Gra, Social Media at Monasterio Cartuja, responded to this reviewResponded July 6, 2019

Thank you very much for taking the time to share your opinion, we are glad you enjoyed the visit to the monastery and we hope that reviews like yours will help people to know this beautiful place. We would love to receive your suggestions if...More

Reviewed June 9, 2019

This is much like other Baroque church. There is a bus that you can ride there. It is in the middle of a university.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank boxspacelady
Online_Support_Gra, Social Media at Monasterio Cartuja, responded to this reviewResponded June 11, 2019

Thanks for sharing your opinion. We would love to hear your suggestions to improve the experience. Best regards.

Reviewed May 28, 2019 via mobile

What amazing art! Every area we went into was better than the last- remarkable!! A telephone number system talked you through each area so you could listen to as little or as much info as you needed- by going to the next number

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank michelle l
Online_Support_Gra, Social Media at Monasterio Cartuja, responded to this reviewResponded June 11, 2019

Thank you for sharing your experience. We are happy to know that your expectations have been satisfied. Best regards.

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You can park outside for free and pay at the door (just 4 euros each). It is simply breathtaking! Don't miss it!
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