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All reviews great place to view sierra nevada musicians playing vantage point sun sets street musicians lit up at night steep walk well worth the effort worth the climb great views of the alhambra take photos on foot tapas narrow streets walking tour church
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You should go just before sunset to enjoy the amazing views over the Alhambra, the musicians, the general buzzy ambiance. It really is worth the walk up the hill and there are several bars where you can buy a can of Alhambra Reserve to toast...More

Thank Cathy S
Reviewed 11 September 2018

Character rich squere that offers amazing views on the Alhambra. When there, also visit the restaurant next to it estrellas de san Nicholas for a great meal with a view or have a beer at one of the terraces that also offer this great view.

Thank Rick A
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

Definitely worth the walk up a pretty steep hill but you are rewarded with a square providing spectacular views across the river of the Alhambra. It’s has a bohemian vibe and has a few street traders too. If you go just before sunset you can...More

Thank Samantha H
Reviewed 25 August 2018

When you are in Granada, you should definitely experience one sunrise or sunset while being at the plaza de San Nicolas! Just astonishing, don't forget to bring your camera or selfie stick ;-).

Thank Werther V
Reviewed 24 August 2018

Go here last thing at night and first thing in the morning, the views are stunning and the atmosphere unbeatable.

Thank spaniolaJaen
Reviewed 5 August 2018

Was simply gorgeous at night time, had the best view of the Al hambra and all of grenada. Doesn't show up to well on a camera. If you come at night time be mindful that it is difficult to get a taxi. You can get...More

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Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

I guess it may depend on what time of day you go but we had a really nice time at this viewpoint. You get an unparalleled view of the Alhambra Palace against a mountainous backdrop. We walked up to the point from the city centre...More

Thank Usman M
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

We walked up in the evening, the view really is spectacular. It is a nice picturesque route to stroll uphill through the narrow streets of the old town. Not too far. We stopped for a drink on the upstairs terrace at Balcon del San Nicolas...More

Thank oslohelen
Reviewed 9 July 2018

This is a popular place to meet and sit and watch the sunset over the Alhambra. It is a buzzy and fun place to meet people too!

Thank Jane R
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

Can walk uphill take 20 mins from plaza or take bus C3 just 1.4 euro. This place can see all alhambra . Recommend :)

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My girlfriend needs to withdraw money from the back. She's lost her card so will have to go in and speak to someone. It's a Spanish bank account.. I hope the banks are open tomorrow as there are so many festivals happing in... More
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