Alhambra at Night

With the admission ticket for this type of evening visit you can get to know the Nasrid Palaces under special illumination conditions.

For your interest

  • Gardens and Palace of the Generalife

    With the admission ticket for this type of evening visit you can get to know the Gardens and the Palace of the Generalife under special illumination conditions.

Nasrid Palaces

The visit commences at the Alhambra Atrium, where tickets are sold and information on the visits is made available. The route continues along a passageway by the walls, looking onto the Torre del Agua (Water Tower), Torre de Baltasar de la Cruz, Torre de los Siete Suelos (Seven-Storeyed Tower), Tower del Capitán, Torre de la Bruja (Tower of the Witch) and Torre de las Cabezas (Tower of Heads), arriving at the Palace of Charles V (on visit) through the gates Puerta de la Justicia or the Puerta de los Carros.

The visit continues through the following areas:

  • Patio de Machuca (organised visits).
  • Mexuar.
  • Patio Dorado and Cuarto Dorado.
  • Court of the Myrtles (Patio de los Arrayanes).
  • Sala de la Barca.
  • Throne room.
  • Mirador de la Reja.
  • The Emperor’s chambers.
  • Carlos V corridor.
  • Sala de Dos Hermanas (including visit to the Sala de los Ajimeces and the Mirador de Lindaraja).
  • Court of the Lions (Patio de los leones).
  • Sala de los Mocárabes.
  • Patio de los Arrayanes (south gallery).
  • Exhibition of the lions.
  • Puerta del Príncipe (exit gate).


IMPORTANT: The Evening Visit to the Nasrid Palaces does not include the admission to the Generalife, since there is a specific evening visit, scheduled for the same time, to get to know this illumined area.

You are kindly requested to keep your flash turned off during the evening visit, since the use of flash bothers other visitors who cannot enjoy undisturbed their visit to the Nasrid Palaces.


April 1st through October 14th 

  • Days for visit: Tuesdays to Saturdays
  • Hour ticket office: 21.00–22.45.
  • Hour visit: 22.00–23.30. 


October 15th through March 31th 

  • Days for visit: Fridays and Saturdays
  • Hour ticket office: 19.00–20.45
  • Hour visit: 20.00–21.30.



IMPORTANT: Visitors must enter the Nasrid Palaces within the specific access time slot written on their admission ticket.


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