Court of the Lions, Granada

4.9
The Court of the Lions (Spanish: Patio de los Leones; Arabic: بهو السباع‎) is the main courtyard of the Nasrid dynasty Palace of the Lions, in the heart of the Alhambra, the Moorish citadel formed by a complex of palaces, gardens and forts in Granada, Spain. It was commissioned by the Nasrid sultan Muhammed V of the Emirate of Granada in Al-Andalus. Its construction started in the second period of his reign, between 1362 and 1391 AD. The site is now part of the UNESCO World Heritage List and minted in Spain's 2011 limited edition of 2 € Commemorative Coins.
Court of the Lions is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our , world travel planner Edition.
Source
Create an itinerary including Court of the Lions
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors

Court of the Lions reviews

Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor traveler rating
TripAdvisor traveler rating 5.0
233 reviews
TripAdvisor
  • The fabulous 14th-century courtyard "Patio de Los Leones" (Court of the Lions) is a stunning sight. Amazing architecture.  more »
  • The Court of the Lions is a stunning Courtyard. It was built in the 14th century for the Moorish Nasrid rulers of the period. It is absolutely beautiful. It is in a central place of the palace and it....  more »

Plan your trip to Granada

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day by day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Popular things to do in Granada

See all ›
4.7
Duration: 4 hours
4.7
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.7
Duration: 2h 30 min
5.0
Duration: 8 hours

Side trips from Granada

4.3
Duration: 4 hours
4.5
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.9
Duration: 4 hours
4.3
Duration: 4 hours

Historic Sites in Granada

See all ›
4.6
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.3
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.6
Duration: 1h 30 min
5.0
Duration: 1h 30 min

Hidden gems in Granada

4.9
Duration: 2h 30 min
4.8
Duration: 1h 30 min
5.0
Duration: 1h 30 min

Tours in Granada

See all ›
4.5
Duration: 3 hours
4.9
Duration: 3 hours
4.7
Duration: 4 hours
4.8
Duration: 2h 30 min

Nearby attractions in Granada

4.9
Duration: 2h 30 min
4.8
Duration: 2h 30 min
4.6
Duration: 2h 30 min
4.5
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.5
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.6
Duration: 4 hours
4.3
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.5
Duration: 1h 30 min