Isabella the Catholic's Places in Granada private tour
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Isabella the Catholic's Places in Granada private tour

Free cancellation
Language: English , Spanish
Availability: Tuesday to Saturday
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: 2 hours
Do this because
  • Explore the places of Granada where Queen Isabella the Catholic left her personal mark
  • Visit places such as the Madraza, the Cuarto Real, the Capitanía General and much more
  • Learn about so many curiosities about the queen and the city with an expert guide
What to expect

Queen Isabella the Catholic is one of the most important figures in world history, both for her role in the unification of the Iberian kingdoms, the conquest of Granada and for her support in the expeditions of Christopher Columbus which would lead to thediscovery of the American continent. Isabella was a queen with a great personality which marked the destiny of Granada.

You will explore the places where the queen left her personal mark. The first town hall in the city, created by Isabella herself, the importance of the Great Captain Gonzalo Fernández de Córdoba, architect of the conquest, or the unshakable faith of the queenwho encouraged her to Christianise the population of Granada are just some of the curiosities you can learn about on this tour. You’ll admire places such as the Madraza, the Cuarto Real, the Capitanía General, the convent of the Comendadoras de Santiago or Santo Domingo. Isabella the Catholic left her mark on all the places along this route, but Granada also left its mark on her. Despite her death in Medina del Campo, she decided to be buried in Granada and her remains would rest forever in the city she longed for so much.

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What's included
  • Guided tour
  • Entrance fees (Madraza, Cuarto Real and Royal Chapel)
  • Drink with tapa
What's not included
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
Reduced price
  • Children (age 0-11): free admission
Where

Plaza de las Pasiegas, 18001 Granada, Spain

Meeting point:

Main facade of the Cathedral of Granada, under the central arch. Please be at the meeting point at least 10 minutes before the start of the tour.

What to remember
  • The tour is accessible for people in a wheelchair
  • It is advisable to wear comfortable shoes
  • Please remember to wear a facemask
  • Please remember to bring your headphones for the audio system
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When
  • Please refer to the calendar for updated starting times and availability
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Provider
Cicerone Granada
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.

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