Fiesta de la Gastronomia Navarra (Cintruénigo, Navarra) – located in the provincial town of Cintruénigo (an hour, or 93 km. south of Pamplona) and held every October, this is a popular food festival where visitors can sample the Navarra region’s wines, meats, and tapas dishes. See the event’s website for details: www.cintruenigo.com
Estadio El Sadar (Calle Sadar, Pamplona) – operating since 1987, this is a football arena which holds nearly 20,000 spectators. It is currently the home of the Club Atlético Osasuna football team. Tickets for Osasuna games can be bought online via Ticketmaster, at the club offices at Estadio El Sadar, or at any of the […]
Club de Golf Ulzama – Valle Ulzama, Guerendiain, Navarra) — this 18 hole-course is located in the Ulzama Valley, in the middle of an oak wood, which is one of the main difficulties of the course. Every hole is different with plenty of holes for technical players. The hazards are clearly visible and the greens […]
Castillo de Javier (Plaza San Francisco Javier 4, Javier, Navarra) – located just over an hour (57 km.) southeast of Pamplona, this fortress stands on a rock outcrop 8 km. from Sangüesa in the Central Zone of Navarre. A silhouette of crenelated towers cuts the horizon, welcoming your arrival at the Castle of Javier, the […]
Camino de Santiago — Pilgrims walking the French Way on the Camino de Santiago will inevitably pass through Pamplona, which is the first major city on the Spanish side of the border and a popular stop-off for weary travelers. You don’t have to be carrying a backpack to follow in the footsteps of the pilgrims, […]
Parque Comercial Las Cañas (Carretera NA-134, Km. 96.5, Viana, Navarra) – located an hour (81 km) southwest of Pamplona, this 50,000 sq. meter shopping mall has over 80 stores (mainly regional brands), as well as a multiplex cinema, and other mall amenities.
El Corte Ingles (Calle Estella 9, Pamplona) – this is the Pamplona outlet of the famed Madrid-based department store that offers an array of merchandise – from apparel to electronics (including video games & consoles), to footwear, home goods & furniture, sporting goods, etc. There’s even a supermarket.
Centro Comercial y de Ocio ITAROA (Av. Intxaurdia 5, Huarte, Navarra) – located just 15 minutes (6 km.) east of Pamplona, this 42,000 sq. meter shopping center opened in 2004. Major retailers like H&M, Zara, and Massimo Dutti are all found here. There are amenities such as “Citypark” (a children’s play space), “Ciber e Games” […]
Zentral (Mercado de Santo Domingo, Pamplona) – this venue is actually a concert hall, which books various musical acts – from rock en español, to Salsa, and pop groups as well. Along with the concert space, there is also a restaurant for those interested in eating before attending a musical event.
Templo Electronica (Calle Abejeras 11, Pamplona) – previously known as “Bye Bye” disco, this is a popular venue for the 20 and 30-something year olds who are into Techno and Trance (dance) music.