The Cathedral of Granada is one of the oldest cathedrals in the Christian West. It was inaugurated in 1561 and is located in the center of Granada. This monument is one of the most essential places in the city and is very special for being considered the first Renaissance church in Spain. If you have planned to visit the Cathedral by car, take into account that as it is in the center, parking will not be so simple. However, this does not have to be the case. One of the easiest and most convenient ways is to park in a public parking near the Cathedral.
Parking in a public parking lot makes your life easier when looking for a place to leave your car, especially in one of the busiest areas of the city, the center.
The great thing about parking near the Cathedral of Granada is that you don't have to rely on public transportation or your car to get to many of the tourist sites in the city. In fact, this is what people almost always do. The best way to get to know Granada is to walk around and enjoy its beautiful landscapes. With the Parkimeter platform you will find different parking offers that are located in strategic points of Granada, and you can book online your parking space in a very short time and in a very simple way.
If you are wondering if you can park on the street, the answer is yes, but parking is very limited and because of this, parking is regulated to facilitate rotation in certain parts of the city, which can make your search for a parking space take too long. Also, most of the streets around the Cathedral are very narrow and many are pedestrianized. So if you decide to park on the street we advise you to do it with time and further away from the downtown area.
But where to park on the street? The zones where you can leave your car are the blue zone, the red zone and the green zone. Each has its own parking time limits and fees.
The opening hours of the three zones in winter season are Monday to Friday from 9:00 to 14:00 and 16:30 to 20:30. Saturdays from 9:00 to 14:00. Sundays and holidays are completely free.
Summer opening hours are Monday to Friday from 9:00 to 14:00 and 17:00 to 21:00. Saturdays from 9:00 to 14:00. On Sundays and holidays you can park for free.
As mentioned before, each of the zones has a time limit in which you can park: In the blue zone, maximum 2 hours; the green zone, maximum 5 hours; the red zone, maximum 1 hour. After this time be sure to move your vehicle or else you risk getting a fine or worse, having your car towed.
In case you need more time to park or simply want to spend some quiet time without worrying about your car, it is best to opt for book a public parking near the Cathedral through Parkimeter.