Accesses and Maps

You can arrive on foot, by car or by bus


For your interest

  • By Car

    These visiting the Alhambra by car should take the “Ronda Sur” ring road around the city towards Sierra Nevada, as private vehicle access to the Alhambra from the city centre is prohibited.


    • Take the ring-road (Circunvalación) around Granada heading south towards Motril and follow signs for the Alhambra (Ronda Sur).
    • Go through the Serrallo tunnel, then turn left at the roundabout and go up a steep hill (Avda. de Santa María de la Alhambra). At the top of the hill you come to another roundabout where you turn left into the Alhambra car-park. 



  • By Bus

    BUS C3-C4; fore more information, please visit


    C3: Alhambra - Plaza Isabel La Católica

    C4: Barranco del Abogado - Cementerio - Plaza Isabel la Católica

  • On foot

    - Cuesta Gómez (From  Plaza Nueva)

    - Cuesta del Realejo  (from plaza del Realejo)

    - Cuesta de los Chinos ( from Paseo de los Tristes)



  • Tourist Train "GRANADA CITY TOUR"

    Alhambra  - Puerta de las Granadas - Plaza Nueva - la Carrera del Darro - el Paseo de los Tristes - el Mirador de San Nicolás - San Miguel Bajo - Plaza de la Romanilla - Alhóndiga - Plaza de Mariana Pineda - calle Molinos - Alhambra Palace.