The “Carlos V’s Alhambra and Granada Cathedral Tour” is a unique opportunity to explore two of the most iconic sites in the city of Granada. The tour includes the Palace of Carlos V, an impressive building built in the 16th century by the emperor Carlos V. The palace is an example of Renaissance architecture and upon entering, you can appreciate the majesty of the construction, with its square floor plan and impressive circular courtyard.
The tour also includes a stop at the National Parador of San Francisco, a former convent that has been converted into a luxury hotel. The building boasts impressive architecture and a panoramic view of the Generalife.
After the visit, we will exit the Alhambra through the Gate of Justice, one of the most monumental gates and the site of one of the most important historical moments. We will then take a stroll through the Alhambra Forest, a beautiful park with walking paths. It is an ideal place to relax and enjoy nature while learning about the history and culture of the Alhambra.
Finally, the tour includes a stop outside the Granada Cathedral and the Royal Chapel, where you can see the architectural details and history of these impressive religious buildings. If you are interested in architecture and history, this is a unique opportunity to see three of Granada’s most emblematic sites in one day.