Highlights in Granada

Highlights in Granada during a Mediterranean cruise

Alhambra

  • fortress from the Middle Ages
  • includes palaces, churches, gardens and towers
  • UNESCO World Heritage

Albaicin

  • oldest district of the city
  • narrow streets, whitewashed houses
  • once the residence of the Moorish population
  • now with many Christian monuments

Catedral de Granada

  • one of the largest cathedrals in the world
  • dating from the 16th century
  • different architectural styles

Capilla Real

  • stately chapel with the tombs of great Spanish kings and queens
  • located close to the cathedral