Realejo, jewish or muslim quarter?
Granada Only offers you a guided itinerary through the old neighborhood of Realejo, helping you learn about its Jewish and Islamic past.
We put a lot of emphasis on the known Jewish part of the Realejo thanks to the existing documentation an archeology.
This guided tour is extremely rich in content that our professional guides will analyze its deepest mysteries and symbology, especially with the visit of the Royal Palace of Santo Domingo (Cuarto Real de Santo Domingo), where we will discover the Islamic part of our tour, analyzing decorations, functions and construction techniques, as well as visiting the garden and appreciating the aesthetic aspects in Islam.
We will see the church of Santo Domingo from its outside, developing the Christian iconography of its facade and getting to know about the great secrets of the Dominican order.
We will enter the Camarín de la Virgen del Rosario, with its lush baroque decoration, leaving all our visitors stunned by our baroque style of a small italian-style mansion. It is one of the hidden treasures of Granada that cannot leave you indifferent.
And we include the visit to the Casa de los Tiros, adding the theme of classical iconography, where the expert hand of the guides will transport you to the past.
And, we will talk about great characters from our Granada history that left us an important legacy in Granada.
The content of this spectacular Granada Only visit is Muslim art, Christian symbolism, Jewish past and classical iconography, where our magnificent guides will transport you from one period to another, comprising the fundamental contribution of each of these varied cultures.
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