Granada & Sierra Nevada
Andalucia’s famous city of Granada offers something for everyone! Whether it’s a cultural exploration, a scenic day out or the nearby ski slopes that attract you to this wonderful city, you definitely won’t be struggling for thing to do!
If it’s culture that you are looking for then you are in the right place; Granada is home to two of Spain’s most visited monuments, the Generalife Gardens and the magnificent Alhambra Palace. And just half an hour up the mountain is Europe's most southern Ski Resort, Sierra Nevada; with over 100km of slopes it's a skier's paradise!
The Sierra Nevada ski resort is hugely popular in the winter season. Visitors from all over Europe flock to it's snow-covered ski slopes. It's a two hour drive from Benalmadena so it's possible to head up for a day of skiing and be back in time for dinner by the sea!
The Alhambra Palace gets it’s name from the Arabic “qa’lat al-Hamra” which means red castle. This incredible architectural masterpiece dates back to the 9th century and boasts outstanding views over the entire city, it’s no wonder visitors flock from all over the globe to visit this landmark. Be sure to book your tickets in advance!