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All reviews worth the climb sierra nevada great view of the alhambra bell tower walk up san nicolas narrow streets worth the effort alhambra palace nice walk take photos tapas viewpoint buskers plaza tourists dusk
Walk up through the Albaicin. By the time you reach the Mirador de San Nicolas you’ll need a break. It’s a great spot to sit in the sun. There are some vendors but they’re not obnoxious. Relax and enjoy it.
You can walk up to the overlook or use some form of public transportation. Either way, it’s well worth your time. You can see the Alhambra on the other side of the river, enjoy street performers in the plaza, and enjoy a meal or a...More
Great zone to be able to see the Alhambra Palace, listen to the music which has always been played by local musicians whenever we have visited there. Well worth the effort to get there if you are walking or the local bus will take you...More
We walked here one morning.very tiring but so worth the effort.the views are a,sizing,looking over to Alhambra .lots of artists about and music.people selling their crafts.lovely atmosphere.well worth the walk.
A walk (or bus journey) to the top of the Albaicin area is rewarded with some fine views of the Alhambra. When we visited the Sierra Nevada mountains behind the Alhambra were snow-capped which added to its magic. As any such site, it can be...More
This is not a well kept secret so the plaza is packed out especially at sunset. The view is fantastic, but it is hard to get to the front of the crowd for an unobstructed look. Perfect conditions for pickpockets
We took bus #32 up to Plaza San Nicolas and then walked the few steps up a staircase to hit the Plaza and see the view. Though the view was stunning, the area is so full of tourists and street vendors (who packed up very...More