FACTS ABOUT GRANADA

 

  • – Granada is part of the correspondent community in Andalusia (south of Spain)
  • – Located 738 m above sea level
  • – Two rivers flow through Granada: Darro and Genil
  • – Population of 233.000, approx. 3,3 % don’t hold spanish citizenship
  • – University of Granada has the highest european mobility performance– 10% of all students are from foreign countries– every year, the University has more than 3750 incoming and outgoing students from abroad
  • – The Alhambra is the most famous landmark and Unesco cultural heritage since 1984, it is the most renowned building of the Islamic historical legacy in Andalusia
  • – Waterfalls in Monachil and hot springs in Santa Fe offer natural beauty close to the city
  • – 30 minutes to the beach: the Tropical Coast with its amazing climate and tropical fruits grown there, as well as beautiful beaches
  • – 1 hour to the Sierra Nevada and theĀ Sierra Nevada National Park:
    possibility to go trekking, skiing in winter and enjoy the fantastic panorama all year round