How far away are other attractions?
Beach - nearest beaches are on the Costa Granada about 40 mins drive away at Salobrena. Almunecar is 50 mins and Nerja 1 hr.
Mini Hollywood at Tabernas - Wild West film sets - 2 hrs drive via Granada, A9 Guadix direction Almeria.
Alhambra Palace, Granada - 45 mins via the A44.
Trevelez - highest village in Spain - 1hr.
How can I book tickets for the Alhambra in Granada?
It is fairly straightforward to order Alhambra tickets in advance. This is recommended especially at peak times. Book through www.alhambra-tickets.es. An informative guide to ticket booking is found at Spanish Fiestas website.
How do I get to Lanjaron?
Granada's bus station is at Carretera de Jaen s/n, the continuation of Avenida de Madrid, 3 km north west of the centre. All services operate from here except for a few to nearby destinations such as Fuente Vaqueros, Viznar and the Estacion de Esqui Sierra Nevada. Lockers used for more than 24 hours cost 2 Euros and there's a large cafeteria. Alsina Graells runs to Las Alpujarras, Cordoba eight times daily, Seville nine times daily, Seville nine times daily, Malaga fourteen times daily and Jaen, Baeza, Ubeda, Cazorla, Almeria, Almunecar and Nerja several times daily. You can consult the timetable, fares and destinations at: www.alsinagraells.es