Ermita de San Miguel Alto, Granada

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Landmark · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
Admire stunning vistas over the city and snowcapped mountains in distance from Ermita de San Miguel Alto, a tiny 17th-century church built on the grounds of a Muslim watchtower. The church boasts a simple Neoclassical design with a single-balcony facade, yellow brick columns, and a bell tower. You probably won't be able to enter, but the vista will make the trip a worthwhile endeavor. By using our Granada online trip planner, you can arrange your visit to Ermita de San Miguel Alto and other attractions in Granada.
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  • This is a good hike up some very narrow, twisting and uneven streets but there was no reason to rush as you took in the history of the surroundings. Amazing views of Alhambra and city at the top with....  more »
  • We did not enter the church, but went up the long hill to get some exercise and to get a view of the Alhambra, city of Granada and the countryside. One walks through some small streets of the...  more »
  • Come here!! I woke up super early in the morning and made my way up to the church. The view was amazing. Watching the sunrise slowly hit the city made for a mesmerizing memory. Watching the city wake up and hearing the animals made it very peaceful. Great spot for pictures. Sunrise or sunset would be your best bet.. It is a climb so know that...but we'll worth it
  • A place worth to go. Great view over the city. Nice view for taking pictures of the Alhambra from above. A very calm place with only a few people there. Perfect for taking pictures.

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