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Mirador de San Nicolas, Granada

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Historic Walking Area
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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  • Excellent views of the Alhambra and Sierra Nevada. It is too private so who better to go when it's not high season.
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  • It is a large balcony to the natural picture of the master legacy which is the Alhambra, protected from behind by the Majesty of the Sierra Nevada. A show that transports you to another era, something that escapes every day and makes you vibrate inside when you sit in the gazebo and you to relaxed to contemplate that deployment of beauty that opens our senses. From the mirador de San Nicolas can see the same landscape very different according to the time that we look at it, are 7 lights that pass from sunrise to sunset. At night under the full moon and not tell you.
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  • This area provides some of the best sunset views over the Alhambra. Take a taxi or walk up to the viewpoint. There are several good restaurants and bars in the immediate area where you can enjoy the v...  more »