Granada makes an ideal base from which to day-trip your way around the region's many charms.
For many travellers, Andalucía means one thing: Seville! At 256 km (159 mi) from Granada, this historical masterpiece of a city is steeped in beauty and impressive monuments dating back centuries.
Escape the city and head just over 30 km (19 mi) south from Granada to the Sierra Nevada, home to a great variety of unique flora and fauna, not to mention jaw-dropping views.
Dominated by the dramatic rugged peaks of the Sierra Nevada, Las Alpujarras is about 70 km (44 mi) south of Granada. Breathe in the clean, fresh air as you admire its tree-clad slopes and impossibly photogenic villages.
Córdoba wears its illustrious history with grace. As you wander its flower-filled alleys, impressive squares and whitewashed courtyards, you’ll come across timeless beauties like its lavish mosque La Mezquita, and the remarkable cathedral.