The strategic position to the Mediterranean Sea has always made Malaga an attractive zone for foreign invasions. From Malaga, a trip to Granada showcases an intriguing blend of Arab and European cultures. Be sure to visit The Alhambra, one of the finest examples of Moorish art in Spain.
Port Name & Location Port of Mlaga Ship will DEPART from this port.
Time Zone CET (Central Europe Time) UTC/GMT +2 hours
Language The local language is Spanish. Say "I don't speak Spanish" in Spanish: "no hablo español."
Currency & Shopping European Currency (EUR) Native crafts, accessories stores, shoes and jewelry.
Best Way to Get Around Organized Shore Excursions for sightseeing and cave exploration. Granada is a walking city. Taxis, bicycles and segways are available.
Famous For At the heart of town is the unusual Cathedral of Málaga, built over two centuries ago on the site of the former main mosque. It features 17th-century carved choir stalls, fine pictures and 103 individually carved saints.
Fun Fact #1 Granada is home to 3 UNESCO World Heritage sites – Alhambra, Generalife and Albayzin.
Fun Fact #2 Malaga is the birthplace of painter Pablo Picasso and actor Antonio Banderas.
PORTS OF CALLEMBARK
Las Palmas (Canary Islands);
Santa Cruz de Tenerife (Canary Islands);
Granada (Malaga) (Spain);