Chapiz House in Granada - Casa del Chapiz History and InformationTurn left at the end of Paseo de los Tristes, and a little further along, at the crossing where the Camino del Sacromonte begins, two mansions are situated which are known as Chapiz House.
Chapiz House belonged to two Arab families who became new Christians when the city was conquered. They were called Lorenzo el Chapiz y Hernan Lopez el Feri.
The top part of the house cantains offices which cannot be visited, but worth a look is the garden with a beautiful view of the Alhambra and Albaycin and two lovely patios.
You can also have a look at the library if you are fond of Islamic culture.
To the right of the Cuesta del Chapiz up the Camino del Sacromonte are the flamenco shows at night in the Caves of Sacromonte. Just before Casa del Chapiz is the Palacio de los Cordova which is also an interesting place to visit.
Opening Hours of Casa del Chapiz
Winter time: Monday to Sunday from 10:00 to 17:00 hours.
Summer time: To be determined.
Entrance feeEntrance fee: 2 euros. If you bought the combined ticket called Dobla de Oro, this visit is free.
Contact Details and How to Get There
Phone:958 222 290
Address:Cuesta del Chapiz 22, Granada 18009 (200 meters after the Paseo de los Tristes).
How to get there:
You can reach the House of Chapiz in Alhambra Bus: Route C31 o C32 bus stop 'Peso de la Harina' after Paseo de los Tristes.
Ubicación de la Casa del Chápiz en Granada
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