The Albaicín or Albayzín as it was known under Muslim rule, is a district of , in the autonomous community of , . It retains the narrow winding streets of its Medieval Moorish past dating back to the Zirid dynasty.

Notable Places in the Area

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The is a palace and fortress complex located in , , . Photo: Jebulon, CC0.

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is a former 15th-century Nasrid palace located in the Albaicín quarter of , . Photo: Pepepitos, Public domain.

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The Palacio de was a summer palace and country estate of the Nasrid rulers of the Emirate of Granada in Al-Andalus. Photo: Jean-Pierre Dalbéra, CC BY 2.0.

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The is an arch located in , . Photo: Paul Hermans, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is a city in in the Andalucia region of . Photo: Ogre, Public domain.

is a municipality located in the province of Granada, Spain. is situated 4½ km northwest of Albaicín. Photo: Emiliomaracena, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a Spanish locality and township situated in the north-centre part of la Vega de Granada, in the province of , autonomous community of . is situated 4½ km north of Albaicín.


37.1816° or 37° 10' 53.6" north
-3.5947° or 3° 35' 40.8" west
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793 metres (2602 feet)
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node 3054870688
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: البيازين
  • Armenian: Ալբայսին
  • Asturian: Albaicín
  • Basque: Albaicín
  • Basque: Albayzin
  • Basque: Albayzín
  • Bhojpuri: अल्बाजिन
  • Burmese: အယ်လ်ဘိုင်ဖင်း
  • Catalan: Albaicín
  • Catalan: Albayzin
  • Chinese: 阿尔拜辛
  • Croatian: Albaicín
  • Croatian: Albayzin
  • Croatian: Albayzín
  • Croatian: El Albalcin
  • Czech: Albaicín
  • Czech: Albayzín
  • Danish: Albayzin
  • Danish: Albayzín
  • Dutch: Albaicin
  • Dutch: Albaicín
  • Dutch: Albaycin
  • Dutch: Albayzin
  • Dutch: Albayzín
  • English: Albayzin
  • English: Albayzín
  • Esperanto: Albaicín
  • Esperanto: Albayzin
  • Esperanto: Albayzín
  • Esperanto: El Albaicín
  • Finnish: Albaicin
  • Finnish: Albaicín
  • Finnish: Albayzin
  • Finnish: Albayzín
  • French: Albaicin De Grenade
  • French: Albaicin de Grenade
  • French: Albaicin de grenade
  • French: Albaicín
  • French: Albaicín de Grenade
  • French: Albayzín
  • Galician: Albaicín
  • Georgian: ალბაისინი
  • German: Albaicin
  • German: Albaicín
  • German: Albaycín
  • German: Albayzín
  • Greek: Albayzín
  • Greek: Αλμπαϊσίν
  • Hebrew: אלבאיסין
  • Hebrew: אלביסין
  • Hungarian: Albaicín
  • Italian: Albaicin
  • Italian: Albaicín
  • Italian: Albayzin
  • Italian: Albayzín
  • Japanese: アルバイシン
  • Korean: 알바이신
  • Mingrelian: ალბაისინი
  • Persian: البایثین
  • Portuguese: Albaicín
  • Portuguese: Albayzín
  • Russian: Альбайсин
  • Russian: Альбасин
  • Serbian: Албајзин
  • Serbian: Албајсин
  • Serbo-Croatian: Albayzin
  • Slovak: Albayzín
  • Slovenian: Albayzín
  • Spanish: Albaicin
  • Spanish: Albaicín
  • Spanish: Albaycin
  • Spanish: Albaycín
  • Spanish: Albayzin
  • Spanish: Albayzín
  • Spanish: Barrio del Albaycin
  • Spanish: Barrio del Albaycín
  • Spanish: El Albaycin
  • Spanish: El Albaycín
  • Swedish: Albaicín
  • Swedish: Albayzin
  • Swedish: Albayzín
  • Turkish: Albaicin
  • Ukrainian: Альбайсін
  • Vietnamese: Albayzín
  • Albaizin
  • El Albaicin
  • El Albayzín

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