Plaza Nueva, Granada

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Discover the bustling heart of the city at Plaza Nueva. Conveniently located between the historic Albaícin quarter and the newer sections of the city, the square serves as as one of the main areas for shopping, dining, and tourism. Admire the historic buildings lining it, including the 16th-century Royal Chancellery and the beautiful San Gil and Santa Ana churches. Have tapas at one of the many outdoor restaurants to appreciate the dramatic backdrop of the famous Alhambra fortress. Work out when and for how long to visit Plaza Nueva and other Granada attractions using our handy Granada trip planner .
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  • Plaza Nueva is probably the largest square in the old town of Granada. It extends further to Carrera del Darro. The square is packed with interesting buildings, like Real Chancileria in its center and...  more »
  • Starting point for climbing the Alhambra the central square is small but charming and beautiful buildings around. Good to have a drink and relax watching the movement.
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  • Get the taxis here, also the tourist train which gives you an (interestingly bumpy!) extensive ride around the older parts of the city. The usual bars and restaurants are there, and it leads to shops ...  more »
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