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Granada offers everything you could want for an unforgettable holiday. Mountain and sea, sports and adventure, culture and gastronomy
What you can do in Cortijo Balzaín and its surroundings …
Discover Granada with all the charm of its history and legends: the monumental site of the Alhambra and the Generalife, the jasmine scented streets of the Arab quarter of Albaicin, Sacromonte, Realejo, the Royal Chapel and the Mausoleum of the Catholic Monarchs , the Cathedral, the Royal Hospital, the Basilica of San Juan de Dios, the Monastery of St. Jerome, the Alpujarras, the Costa Tropical, the Lecrin Valley, thermal Baths Lanjarón, prehistoric caves Piñar, museums, Science park, the International Festival of Music and Dance, etc …
Activities and Multiaventura
Arab Baths and Hamman, skiing, golf, hiking, horseback riding, mountain biking. quads and 4×4 routes, watching wildlife, nature photo safaris, dog sledding, ballooning, climbing, paragliding, canyoning, archery, paintball, etc …… más info
The Botanical Garden of La Cortijuela, the Sierra Nevada National Park, the Natural Park of the Sierra de Baza Natural Park of the Sierra de Castril Natural Park of the Sierra de Huetor Natural Park of the Sierras de Tejeda, Almijara and Alhama, more info
Where to eat …
In nearby villages, La Zubia, Monachil Huetor, Cajar and Granada, you will find a varied and suggestive Mediterranean cuisine, with popular dishes and tapas.
Where to buy ….
Balzaín 2 km from the village of href=”http://www.ayuntamientolazubia.com/lazubia/inicio.jsp” is La Zubia with supermarkets, pharmacies, health care 24h, banks, bars, restaurants, shops and all amenities you might need.
Visits to the Alhambra and Generalife
If you want to visit the Alhambra , remember to book tickets in advance, otherwise it will be difficult.
The night visit is spectacular and worth realizing it.
Maximum 5 tickets by credit card.
Servicaixa 902888001 / Intl .: +34,934,923,750 Alhambra-tickets.es
Reservations for the same day: at the ticket office of the Alhambra and Servicaixa terminals.
Ski resort of Sierra Nevada
Sierra Nevada is the most southern ski resort in Europe and the highest altitude of Spain. Because of these characteristics it is usually ideal for skiing due to good weather. It is 27 km from the city of Granada and about 100 km of Motril on the Granada coast, so you may enjoy the mountains and the sea on the same day.
climatological information and status of the tracks www.sierranevada.es 902 708 090