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All reviews darro river nice walk stone bridges plaza nueva pretty street cobbled street alongside the river tapas souvenir shops take your time alhambra palace cars carmo stroll stream albayzin route
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Stayed very close to this street. Just for a night but we walked along this road about 6 times. Stopped to buy some art, then next door we found a real ale shop/bar. My brother in law was in his element. Lot's of cute bars...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Dosey69
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The left bank of the Darro river is well worth a visit (or two). We heard a free organ recital on Friday evening - music by Telemann, Bach, Pachabel, Sweelinck & Sheidemann in the monasterio de Sta. Catalina de Siena. After this, we went to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank SavvyKate
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely narrow street with amazing bustling atmosphere, lovely shops, tapas bars and restaurants. Stayed in one of the hotels and was surprised how calm and quiet is becomes at night. Stunning views towards the hill of Alhambra, lovely stone bridges and stunning architecture. Perfect for...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank mbialowas
Reviewed November 6, 2018

This is a picturesque street beside the river with the Alhambra on the hill looming above you. There are pleasant restaurants and ancient buildings along the way. Each time we walked up here we discovered something new: whether that be the ancient Islamic baths, a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank HAL11
Reviewed November 3, 2018

Walking the length of the Carrera del Darro is a pleasant stroll. Along the way one passes several small museums, a number of restaurants, and sees the Rio Darro (which is more of a creek than a river) on its downward path separating two major...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 27, 2018

The only place in Granada where the little River Darro can be seen. (It runs mainly underground). Take a stroll, there are small shops and bars.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Graham B
Reviewed October 23, 2018 via mobile

Ever walking along or driving up in taxi towards San Nicolas, it’s worth the while. Peek into the litte alleyways and streets that veer off it, picturesq!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Wolfgang H
Reviewed October 21, 2018

Stroll along the river that sits way below the Alhambra complex and you will find lovely architecture and some nice places to stop for refreshments at the large square before the road turns up the hill.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Christine A
Reviewed October 17, 2018

This is a medieval street, very narrow, with red busses traveling it every 15 minutes. However, it goes alongside of the Río Darro and is enchanting for a walkup to the entracnce to La Alhambra.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank mariamhennessy
Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

Had an evening meal and few drinks here and it was superb. Amazing cod dish washed down with some great red wine. The service was outstanding with a smile. The location of the window seats was great too watching world go by. Thank you.

Date of experience: September 2018
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