Olite Tourism

Visit Olite - Best of Olite

Olite (Erriberri in Basque language) is a town and municipality located in the Comarca de Tafalla comarca, Merindad de Olite merindad, in Navarre, Spain. According to Isidore of Seville's (Historia de regibus Gothorum, Vandalorum et Suevorum), the town of Oligicus was founded by Swinthila, Visigothic King of Hispania (621-631) in order to control and punish the Vascones. However, this town was not heard of again until five centuries later, when the present-day town was founded and chartered. The Palacio Real de Olite, a fine Gothic castle-palace, was the royal seat of Charles III of Navarre.


This is a comprehensive travel guide for Olite in Spain. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Olite like a local. The nearest major city to Olite is San Sebastian. Attractions in San Sebastian include La Concha Beach, Parte Vieja, Mount Igueldo , The Funicular And The Amusement Park. A holiday in Olite can generally be of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Olite*

  • Pollution Statistics in Olite

    Know the pollution level of Olite before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 20 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 16.67 (Very Low)
  • Olite: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Olite for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Olite.

    • Burglary and Theft 6.25 (Very Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 37.5 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 6.25 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 6.25 (Very Low)
    • Attacks 6.25 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 87.5 (Very High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 18.75 (Very Low)
  • Living in Olite - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 85.94 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 11.95 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 87.41 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 8.39 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Olite

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Olite

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.12 USD
    • International Movie per seat 9.92 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 37.21 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 97.17 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 107.5 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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