Mirador de San Nicolas, Granada

4.6
Mirador de San Nicolas offers unbeatable views of the Alhambra, the city’s main tourist attraction. Stretch your legs with a walk up the hill to this popular viewpoint, located at the highest point in this part of the city, or hop on one of many minibuses regularly operating in the area for a less strenuous sightseeing experience. The advantage of this location is that it’s free and open 24 hours a day. Whatever time of day you’re there, take plenty of photos, but be sure to mingle with the crowds to soak up the atmosphere and take in the local culture. Use our Granada tour itinerary planner to arrange your visit to Mirador de San Nicolas and other attractions in Granada.
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  • well worth the climb into sacromonte to see this amazing panorama of the town below and the alhambra opposite. a picture postcard view, and ice cream/drinks at nearby shops  more »
  • The area around Mirador de San Nicolas is perfect for some great views. We walked all the way up after wandering around the streets. It is a lovely location and the general area is quite beautiful...  more »
  • Good view, but crowded and a lot of drinking and smoking youngsters. Kinda it breaking the atmosphere.  more »

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