GRANADA is one of the most beautiful cities in Spain due to the mix of the Arab architecture from the Islamic times with catholic churches and modern architecture. The incredible Alhambra makes you travel in time to the Nasrid dynasty of Granada, its palaces, gardens and fountains are a dream for the eyes. All of this surrounded by hundreds of tapa's bars and one of the best life nights in Andalucía.
Habas con jamón (beans with ham).
In the city
Visit Albaicín, charming narrow winding streets borough from the Medieval Moorish past where Flamenco shows are in almost every bar.
Parque de Las Ciencias, an interactive sciences museum in the centre of Granada.
Charge your batteries
There are different areas full of bars and restaurants where to enjoy the best free tapas. In the area of the city council we find the street Calle Navas, in the north Bullfight stadium area and near Albahicín area next to San Nicolás and Plaza Larga. Near the Alhambra we can find Los Diamantes, El Minotauro and bit further La Antigualla II.
Outside the city
La Alpujarra is an area of the region where to enjoy the insanely beautiful views of Sierra Nevada (highest ring of mountains in Spain), and Pampaneira, Bubión and Busquistar are some of our recommended towns to visit.
On May 4 the city of Granada becomes the culture center of the country. It will be the VI edition of 'The White Night of Granada' and the theme will revolve around the 25 years of declaration of the Albaicin as a World Heritage of Unesco, with different activities around the city, for free.
From the 14th until the 21st you will be able to enjoy the stunning Holy week in Granada where the entire city celebrates the Christ's passion with different parades, sororities and religious art. A wonderful traditional moment to live in you are in Spain at the time.
Granada has its own international airport. We recommend to spend 2-3 days in the city enjoying the beauty of the city and its great tapas and nightlife.