Tours Meridian Route 7
Tourism in Pamplona - Navarra
If you are passionate about traveling and discovering new places and history, let yourself be carried away by the Magic and Charm of Tierras Navarras. One of the most visited provinces and of great national and international tourist interest, for its famous “San Fermin” Patrón Saint of the Pamplona festivales .
It is the historic neighborhood of the City of Pamplona, capital of the Foral Community of Navarra (Spain) . It is located in the heart of the City in the highest portion of the plateau and there are the main monuments of the City.
Parks of Pamplona
The parks of Pamplona, the so-called 'Belle Époque Parks', in addition to being natural heritage, fall into the category of cultural heritage.
A space located in the center of Pamplona that follows the layout of the wall canvases with sculptures and relevant monuments by authors such as Oteiza, Aizkorbe, Eslava.
The Citadel, whose interior and exterior meadows ( Vuelta del Castillo ) are linked to the structure of a 'modern castle', a bastioned pentagon that configures the ' Fortress City ' stage. Its buildings, within the framework of the Hiriartea Contemporary Culture Center, maintain that park as the largest art exhibition area in Pamplona.
The Yamaguchi park, the result of a gift from the Japanese city twinned with Pamplona or the innovative and scientific nature of the most recent: the Galaxy Garden in the vicinity of the city's Planetarium, a space that has the virtuality of host an interactive interpretive game through mobile devices.
Olite, a small town located about 40 minutes by car from the center of Pamplona. Olite is famous for its impressive medieval castle, which is located in the heart of the town. It was built in the 13th century and renovated in the Renaissance.
Ujué, which is located about 50 minutes from the city by car. Ujué is a town of medieval origin, located on the top of a hill and surrounded by walls that give it an air of a fortress. If you like religious architecture, you cannot miss the church-fortress of Santa María, which is an authentic jewel of the Romanesque style.
Gastronomy - Navarra
Navarra cuisine is one of the best in Spain, with typical dishes such as beef steak, Chistorra, considered the best in Spain. We must also mention the famous Idiazábal cheese, an artisan sheep's milk cheese, and Navarra wine. .One of the best wines in the country.