Mirador de San Nicolas offers unbeatable views of the Alhambra, the city’s main tourist attraction. Stretch your legs with a walk up the hill to this popular viewpoint, located at the highest point in this part of the city, or hop on one of many minibuses regularly operating in the area for a less strenuous sightseeing experience. The advantage of this location is that it’s free and open 24 hours a day. Whatever time of day you’re there, take plenty of photos, but be sure to mingle with the crowds to soak up the atmosphere and take in the local culture. Use our Granada tour itinerary planner to arrange your visit to Mirador de San Nicolas and other attractions in Granada.
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Mirador de San Nicolas Reviews
Siamo andati al mirador de san Nicolas la sera dopo il tramonto per ammirare la vista dell'alhambra illuminata. Sulla piazzetta si può sorseggiare una birra fresca con il sottofondo delle canzoni anda... more »We went to the Mirador de San Nicolas the evening after sunset to admire the view of the illuminated alhambra. On the square you can sip a fresh beer with the background of Thealuse songs played by street artists.
Oirafor fica no bairro de Albacim, fomos de ônibus C31. O morador é bem legal pois nos proporciona uma vista muito bonita do Alcazar, da cidade... Vale a visita. more »Oirafor is in the district of Albacim, we went by bus C31. The Dweller is very nice because it offers us a very beautiful view of the Alcazar, the city... It's worth the visit.
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