Moorish architectural, medieval history and striking mountains, there’s no mistaking the enchanting city of Granada. Here, it’s all about culture, food and scenery. With museums and cathedrals, perched amidst tapas bars, markets and greenery, this is a great destination for sightseeing as well as indulging.
A luxury holiday is guaranteed in this scenic place with an array of gorgeous hotels, villas and chalets on offer. Whatever five-star holiday you’re after, you’re sure to find it here with snowy regions ideal for skiing, balmy blue oceans for beach lovers and mountain peaks for vigorous explorers, Granada provides magical diversity. Don’t forget to check out one of the hot natural pools as you swim surrounded by rocks and nature.
Resorts are charming and full of character throughout, so expect to be greeted with warmth and welcomed by friendly locals. You can bet the service will be great and the amenities and facilities top-notch. Many of the resorts have blissful swimming pools and spas and you can predict that the food choices everywhere will be delicious. If you’re staying in Sierra Nevada on a ski trip, prepare to revitalise your soul in the comfort of a whirlpool while embracing the stunning mountain vistas.
Foodies in particular are going to be in heaven in this paradise of culinary excellence. Tuck into paella and sangria al fresco while soaking up the rays or perhaps enjoy a little chorizo to start, followed by a tasty tortilla and sizzling seafood at one of the local eateries. With an a mix of fine-dining Mediterranean cuisines, authentic Spanish restaurants and quirky cocktail bars, your tastebuds will be tantalised to the max.
Venture out of your hotel and take to the pretty streets for a little exploring of your own. The city has plenty to see so make sure you visit its historical landmarks as well as lapping up the colourful culture with a trip to one of the bustling markets or antique shops.
Granada doesn’t disappoint in any way possible. Get ready to be seduced by this city that’s full of contrasts bathed in rich heritage and character.
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If you have time for sightseeing we would recommend visiting The Royal Chapel of Granada where you can explore the ornate burial type of catholic kings. The Sacromonte Caves Museum is also a must see cultural exhibit, located in a cave like setting. To round off your trip, visit Granada Science Park boasting a 50m observation tower, for an ideal way to see the city.
Good to know
- Time to destination: 2 hours and 45 minutes from London
- Must See: The Museum of the Alhambra
- Best Foodie Hangout: Terra Bar
- Instagram Opportunity: La Marcha Verde Market
Best Time To Travel
|Jan: 6°c||Feb: 7°c||Mar: 10°c|
|Apr: 12°c||May: 16°c||Jun: 20°c|
|Jul: 24°c||Aug: 24°c||Sep: 21°c|
|Oct: 15°c||Nov: 10°c||Dec: 7°c|