Nestled in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada Mountains, Granada is famous for its laid-back atmosphere, Islamic influenced architecture, and mouthwatering tapas. Join local expert and food authority Gayle Mackie as she recommends her favorite places to eat, relax, and experience the city. With this travel plan, over the course of two warm Spanish days, Utrippers will enjoy delicious beers, fresh produce, and Granadino delicacies at a variety of highly rated establishments around town. This trip is sure to keep both your belly and your camera’s memory card full, so loosen up that belt a bit and prepare to indulge in Andalusian beauty like never before.
- Taste and learn about the culinary specialty of Granada with a Tapas Tour led by local expert Gayle Mackie.
- Eat, drink, and eat more at some of the
best bars, restaurants, and teahouses in the city. Get second breakfast at Cafe la Cala, enjoy some Churros & Chocolate at the Plaza Bib Rambla, and enjoy the local deli culture at La Oliva.
- See the heartbreaking beauty of some of Granada’s most famous sights. View the stunning Alhambra palace and fortress; the quirky bohemian neighborhood of Albaicin; the intricately designed Granada Cathedral and Royal Chapel; the sweeping views of the city from Mirador de San Nicolas.
- Relax after taking in all you can eat and all you can see by checking out the Arab Baths at Hammam al Andalus for a spa experience that stretches back a thousand years.