Information Car hire Granada
Granada is the capital of the province in the region of Andalusia in southern Spain, with over 250,000 inhabitants. Due to many students who study at Granada university the are also offers a youthful flair, it is host to around 80,000 students.
Interesting facts from history
Granada is considered the most visited city in Spain, world famous for the Alhambra, the gardens of the Generalife and the Albaicin Moorish occupation, it has been declared by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site. But the cathedral and the Capilla Real, with the tombs of the famous royal couple Ferdinand and Isabella is well worth a visit. The Alhambra has more than 2 million visitors per year, and is possibly the world's most visited attraction after the Vatican. Please note that you need to book your tickets for the Alhambra in advance.
Interesting Car hire Granada trips by car
The airport lies just 18 km outside of Granada and is very accessible. It is served by many airlines, among others, from Great Britain, Germany or France. Due to the location of Granada at the foot of the Sierra Nevada, yet only an hour's drive from the coast, the city offers a great starting point for tours by car in the area. Here in theory and depending on the season, you can vist the Sierra Nevada for skiing in the morning and go to the beach in the afternoon. Located near to the cities of Malaga and Almeria they can also be easily reached via motorway with your hire car.