We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Alcazaba and Nasrid Palace in Malaga Private Walking Tour

Select Date and Travellers
From
US$136.03
Date
2 travellers
Highlights
    What to Expect
    Meet your guide at the entrance to the Alcazaba at your preferred time (tours are available every hour on the hour after 10 am). Skip the line with your ticket and head inside the royal complex, which forms a portion of Malaga’s city walls. Enter through the Puerta de la Bóveda (Gate of the Vault), a defensive portal typical of Moorish palaces, and continue through the Puerta de la Columnas (Gate of the Columns), featuring the marble columns and horseshoe-shaped arches.

    While exploring the Alcazaba’s lower quarters, see the Torre del Cristo (Christ's Tower), where the first mass was held after Catholics reclaimed the city, and rest your feet on the fountains at gardens of the Plaza de Armas. Follow cobblestone paths to an armory tower featuring a carved wooden ceiling from the 16th century, and take in panoramic views from the Torre de Maldonaldo (Maldonado Tower).

    Admire fine examples of Moorish architecture and design inside courtyards like the Patio de los Naranjos (Courtyard of the Orange Trees), and learn about the palace’s fascinating history and former inhabitants from your guide. Feel free to ask all the questions you like as you enjoy the personalized nature of a private tour. The 1-hour visit concludes outside the palace, leaving you plenty of time to enjoy the rest of your day in Malaga.
    Show More
    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Calle Alcazabilla, 4, 29015 Málaga, Spain
    Duration
    1h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Local taxes
    • Professional art historian guide
    • Private tour
    Exclusions
    • Transportation to/from attractions
    • Food and drinks
    • Lunch
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    Show More
    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Guaranteed after confirmation, Nasrid Palace and Alcazaba
    • Once the tour is confirmed, the supplier will send you the appointment time with your tour guide as soon as possible
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
    7Reviews0Q&A
    Traveller rating
    • 4
    • 3
    • 0
    • 0
    • 0
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language
    • Filter
    • English
    A really interesting tour of a fortified palace overlooking the city centre. The moorish influence is very dominant, and a delight to see. The skills exhibited in using the contours of the site to create delightful gardens and courtyards are amazing. However, you do need to be
    Read more
    The Alcazaba lies right in the center of Malaga. Just stepping inside the walls and all becomes tranquil. Beautifully restored ancient fort with lots of views of the city and sea. Beautiful gardens and mosaics. Well worth the 3,50€ entrance fee.
    Read more
    Key Details
    • Alcazaba
    • Duration: 1h
    • Mobile Ticket Accepted
    • Instant confirmation
    • Languages Offered: English, Arabic, French, Spanish
    Why Book on TripAdvisor?
    • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
    • Low Price Guarantee
    • No Booking Fees
    • Secure Payments
    • 24/7 SupportCall: +1 855 275 5071