Alhambra tickets price

You will find on this page a complete guide about Alhambra tickets price, how to book tickets online (even last minute), guided tours, and some useful travel tips.

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Alhambra tickets price (updated 2019)

The price of the tickets for visiting the Alhambra entirely depends on what you want to see. There are 6 different entrance tickets to the Alhambra.

1 – Alhambra General tickets price

The ticket includes Alcazaba, Nasrid Palaces, Generalife.

  • Adults: 14.85 €
  • Citizens of the European Union with Youth Card, retired people and European Union citizens over 65 years old (you will need to provide supporting documents): 9.54 €
  • Children from 12 to 15 years old (accompanied by their parents): 8.48 €
  • People with disabilities: 8.48 €
  • Under 12 years old: free

2 – Alhambra Generalife and Alcazaba tickets price

The visit includes the Promenade of the Cypress Trees, Secano (“Dryland”), Gardens of the Monastery of San Francisco, Alcazaba, Partal, Palace of the Generalife. It does not include the Nasrid Palaces.

  • Adults: 7.42 €
  • Citizens of the European Union with Youth Card (you need to provide supporting documents): 6.36 €
  • Under 12 years old: free

3 – Alhambra night visit to Nasrid Palaces tickets price

The visit includes Atrium of the Alhambra, Plaza de la Alhambra, Nasrid Palaces, the Mexuar Palace of Comares, Palace of the Lions. It does not include the Alcazaba or the Generalife. 

  • Adults: 8.48 €
  • Citizens of the European Union with Youth Card (you need to provide supporting documents): 6.36 €
  • Under 12 years old: free

4 – Alhambra night visit to Generalife tickets price

The visit includes the Gardens of the Generalife and the Palace of the Generalife. It does not include the Nasrid Palaces and the Alcazaba. 

  • Adults: 5.30 €
  • Citizens of the EU with Youth Card (you need to provide supporting documents): 4.24 €
  • Under 12 years old: free

5 – Combined visit Alhambra and Rodriguez-Acosta Foundation tickets price

The visit includes the Alhambra, Alcazaba, Nasrid Palaces Generalife, Carmen of the Rodríguez-Acosta Foundation (Callejón Niño del Rollo, 8). This ticket is basically the general ticket plus a visit to the foundation.

  • Adults: 18.03 €
  • Citizens of the European Union with Youth Card (you need to provide supporting documents): 12.79 €
  • Retired people and European Union citizens over 65 years old (you need to provide supporting documents): 12.79 €
  • Children from 12 to 15 years old (accompanied by their parents): 12.73 €
  • People with disabilities: 11.73 €
  • Under 12 years old: free

6 – Alhambra Experiences tickets price

The visit includes Nasrid Palacies, the Mexuar Palace of Comares, Palace of the Lions, the Alcazaba, Gardens of Generalife, Cypress Promenade, Secano(dryland), San Francisco Gardens, Partal, Palace of Generalife.

This visit takes place in two days. On the first day, you will visit by night the Nasrid Palaces, and the next day day, you can visit the rest of the monumental complex: Alcazaba, Partal, other Palaces and Generalife gardens.

  • Adults: 14.85 €
  • Under 12 years old: free

Should I book my ticket in advance?

Absolutely yes! Buying tickets to visit the Alhambra Palace can be a complicated affair. Tickets sell out fast, and you don’t want to be disappointed. We strongly recommend you to book your tickets in advance. The Alhambra is most of the time fully booked as there is restricted number of visitors per day allowed to enter the Alhambra. Advance booking is anybody’s safest bet.

How to book Alhambra last minute tickets if it is sold out on the official website?

You may have noticed, but Alhambra tickets are very often sold out on the official website. Don’t panic, there is always a way to get Alhambra last minute tickets even if it is already sold out. 

 1- Buy the Alhambra Card. If you book the Granada Card, and intend to visit the Alhambra palace, you can decide the time slot in which you have a guaranteed entrance ticket.

The entrance to the Alhambra is guaranteed even if the tickets are sold out in the official website. This is a good option to get a last minute entrance ticket. During the booking process you can decide the date and the time interval. The price of the Alhambra Card is usually around 49€.

2- Book a guided tour (starting from 28€), in which there is always an entrance ticket included even if the tickets are sold out in the official website. There are many companies offering tours and you can easily compare all of them visiting TourScanner. With a guided visit, there will be a local tour guide to explain you everything about the history of the Alhambra. Guided tours usually last around 3 hours.

Alcazaba

Are guided tours worth it?

Definitely! With so many things to see, it can be a little challenging to know where to start. That is why it is best to take a tour to visit the Alhambra.

Moreover no need to worry about long queues and waiting times, your tickets are already booked and your tour guide waiting for you at the entrance gate.

Are there any combined tickets?

There are a significant number of combined tickets that you can choose from, all including Alhambra tickets. If you are interested in visiting another attraction in Granada, a combined ticket can be a great way to make sure to have your tickets for the Alhambra but also saving money with a cheaper option. There are many providers offering Alhambra guided tours. Compare their offers first and decide which tour fit best your needs.

Alhambra guided tour tickets price

What time is best to visit the Alhambra?

The best way to avoid crowds at the Alhambra is opting for early morning or early evening. These two timeframes have fewer people and less congestion which makes it easy to move around the Palaces.

Please note the Alhambra is closed on the 25th of December and on the 1st of January.

What are the Alhambra opening hours?

The schedule below is a guide on the opening and closing hours of the Alhambra.

Daytime general visit

April 1st – October 14th

  • Monday to Sunday: 8:30 am-8 pm
  • Ticket office: 8 am-8 p.m.

October 15th – March 31st

  • Monday -Sunday: 8:30 am -6 pm
  • Ticket office: 8 am – 6 pm

Visit to the Gardens

April 1st – October 14th

  • Monday to Sunday: 8:30 am- 8 pm
  • Ticket office: 8 am-8 pm

October 15th – March 31st

  • Monday to Sunday: 8:30 am to 6 pm
  • Ticket office: 8 am to 6 pm

Evening visit to the Nasrid Palaces

April 1st –October 14th

  • Tuesdays to Saturdays: 10 pm- 11.30 pm
  • Ticket office: 9.30 pm -10.45 pm

October 15th – March 31st

  • Fridays and Saturdays: 8 pm- 9.30 pm
  • Ticket office: 7.00 pm -8.45 pm

Evening visit to the Gardens and Palace of the Generalife

March 1st – May 31st

  • Tuesdays to Saturdays: 10 pm-11.30 pm
  • Ticket office: 9.00 pm- 10.45 pm

September 1st -October 14th

  • Tuesdays to Saturdays: 10 pm -11.30 pm
  • Ticket office: 9.00 pm-10.45 pm

October 15th – November 14th

  • Fridays and Saturdays: 8 pm- 9.30 pm
  • Ticket office: 7.00 pm- 8.45 pm
Alhambra Tickets Price 2019 – Best Options & Useful Tips
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