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Mirador de San Nicolas, Granada

Categories: Historic Walking Areas, Historic Sites, Tourist Spots
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4.7/5 based on 6,000+ reviews on the web
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. To visit Mirador de San Nicolas and other attractions in Granada, use our Granada vacation generator.
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  • The only way to admire the Alhambra from Mirador San Nicolas was given that you had to buy tickets and who knows how long before and we didn't know. To get there we passed from the Albaycin, that for a moment feels like a Moroccan souk. The square often perform Gypsy families who play, sing and dance, a real show! Armed with patience and a bottle of water, essential for those climbs under the Sun!
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  • We enjoy an unforgettable dinner with some views amazing.-insurance that we will come back again-take a lamb baked with "couscous" incredible.
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  • I worked my way up here through the narrow streets which were quite atmospheric. The views across to the Alhambra were stunning and even in October, I could see snow on the top of the Sierra Nevada. T...  read more »
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