Illora is a great place to stay in Granada as a large number of the area’s main attractions are nearby. Two sights that should be on every visitor’s itinerary is the fascinating Torre de Romilla and the much-loved Triunfo Gardens. Two more worthwhile attractions within a short distance of Illora are the Federico Garcia Lorca Museum and the Plaza de la Trinidad.
Alhambra, one of the most visited sights in the country is 18 miles (29 kilometers) to the southeast.
Illora has plenty of museums and theaters nearby that allow visitors to really get a feel for the area. Step inside some of the inspiring exhibit spaces such as the Archaeological Museum of Granada and the Granada Museum of Fine Arts.
To shop for local fashion or enjoy a light meal, visit Alcaiceria and the Carrefour Commercial Center.
Spend an evening with fellow sports fans at Estadio Nuevo los Carmenes, cheering on local favorites, the Granada FC. On weekends the stadium overflows with red and white, as crowds come together to cheer on their beloved team.
When it’s time to wind down after checking out the charms of Illora, check in to one of the many local accommodation options. The Hotel Alhambra Palace, the NH Victoria Collection and the MELIA GRANADA are just three of the best places to stay while you are enjoying this special area.