Acequia Real: A hike through the Alhambra’s natural environment

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Pricing Info: Per Person

Duration: 2 hours

Departs: Andalucia, Andalucia

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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On this hiking tour, you will get to see the natural environment of the Cerro del Sol, the hill chosen by Al-Ahmar to build the red citadel. The Cerro del Sol is located across from Valparaiso, which means that during our walk we will get wonderful views of the Sacromonte hill, as well as the Albaicín neighborhood.

● Book your Exclusive Tour and learn the history of the Alhambra and its hidraulic system that allowed the construction of the citadel itself.

● Discover unique panoramic views of the Alhambra, the Albaicin and Sacromonte with the most expert local guides.

● Enjoy a cultural hike full of culture and nature, while your guide reveals all secrets behind its history, its fortifications and the ancient olive trees that have protected the Alhambra environment for centuries.

● This tour is an excellent option for travelers interested in historical places, medieval roads, hydraulic technics and in doing a light cultural hiking activity.

What's Included

Professional expert guide

What's Not Included

Entrance fees for the Alhambra and Generalife NOT INCLUDED


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Traveler Information

  • INFANT: Age: 0 - 2
  • CHILD: Age: 3 - 11
  • ADULT: Age: 12 - 99

Additional Info

  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • We are committed to the health and safety of all our clients. To avoid contact, the confirmation voucher can be displayed on a mobile device.
  • COVID-19 vaccination required for guides
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Service animals allowed
  • Travelers should have at least a moderate level of physical fitness

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.

What To Expect

The Alhambra
Model platform of the Alhambra and Generalife at the main entrance pavillion of the Alhambra, Ancient Olive plantations Dehesa del Generalife, Albercones (pools) del Generalife, Castillo (castle) de Santa Elena, Cerro (hill) del Sol

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

La Silla Del Moro
Silla (Site) del Moro, Barranco (cliff) de la Lluvia, Acequia (water channel) del Tercio, Acequia Real, Paseo (path) Literario

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Fuente del Avellano
Fuente (fountain) del Avellano

10 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Plaza Nueva
Plaza Nueva

10 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Paseo de los Tristes
River Darro and Paseo de los Tristes

10 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

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