The Best Things To Do in Pamplona

Pamplona, the capital of Navarra and is flocked by tourists mostly to witness one of the biggest parties in the world, the festival of San Fermín, where the exhilarating “Running of the Bulls” takes place in July. But there is much more to the town than the San Fermín. The historic town boasts its preserved medieval soul in its old historic town, medieval walls, architectural gems, gothic churches, cobbled street Baroque architecture, parks, terraces and much more.

Pamplona showcases a perfect blend of its past with the present, preserving its medieval history while walking on the path of development. The city is very welcoming and offers a lot of activities for the travellers who come to experience the culture. The best way to get a true taste of the city is to indulge in some of the best things to do in Pamplona, which include taking part or watching Fiesta de San Fermín, taking a tour of the Catedral de Pamplona, Museo de Navarra, Ciudadela, Plaza del Castillo and the Ayuntamiento. It is a must to visit the old city walls, riverside park, Museo Oteiza (Alzuza) and the planetarium. Other top things to do when in Pamplona include taking a walk through the cobbled lanes of Pamplona, soaking in the history, dine at the famous Restaurante Don Pablo and try the taste of the delicious Traditional Pamplona Cuisine. The attractions, culture, lifestyle and history of Pamplona attracts tourists from all over the globe and it is a must to get a taste of the vibrant atmosphere of this city.

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    13 Tourist Attractions in Pamplona

    Must see places in Pamplona ranked on popularity. Here is the complete list of best attractions in Pamplona and point of interests to visit.

  • Pamplona Catedral

    #1 of 13 Things To Do in Pamplona
    Pamplona Catedral

    Address: Calle Curia, s/n, 31001 Pamplona, Navarra, Spain

    Timings: 09:00 am - 08:30 pm Details

    Catedral de Santa Maria is situated on the edge of the Old Town of Pamplona. This cathedral was built during the 14th and 15th century. The medieval kings of Navarre were crowned at the cathedral, whi...Read more

  • Conjunto Fortificado De Pamplona

    #2 of 13 Things To Do in Pamplona
    Conjunto Fortificado De Pamplona

    Address: Avenida Del Ejercito Spain, Pamplona

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Conjunto Fortificado de Pamplona (fortified complex of Pamplona) creates a special environment for people seeking for a pleasant and peaceful time. A stroll around the old fortifications is definitely...Read more

  • Monumento Al Encierro

    #3 of 13 Things To Do in Pamplona
    Monumento Al Encierro

    Address: Avenida Roncesvalles y Avenida de Carlos III,31002 Pamplona, Spain

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Monumento al Encierro has huge sculptures that depict the scenario during the San Fermin festival, where bulls are left to chase people who take part in the Bull Run. The monument is an icon of the ar...Read more

  • Ayuntamiento

    #4 of 13 Things To Do in Pamplona

    Address: Plaza Consistorial, Pamplona, Spain

    Timings: 08:30 am - 02:00 pm Details

    Ayuntamiento (town hall) otherwise known as the council of a municipality was built in the 15th century. It is strategically placed in a square right in the center of Casco Viejo. The town hall has a ...Read more

  • La Taconera

    #5 of 13 Things To Do in Pamplona
    La Taconera

    Address: 31011, Calle Bosquecillo, 2, 31011 Pamplona, Navarra, Spain

    Timings: 09:00 am - 10:00 pm Details

    La Taconera is the most magnificent park in Pamplona which was created in the year 1830. It occupies 90,000 sq meters and is located near the old quarter of the city. The park is rich with tree planta...Read more

  • Parque Natural Urbasa Andia

    #6 of 13 Things To Do in Pamplona
    Parque Natural Urbasa Andia

    Address: Urbasa, Navarra, Spain

    Timings: 11:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    The Parque Natural Urbasa Andia comprises of four territories namely; Urbasa, Monte Limitations, Sierra de Andia and Bakedano that were declared as a natural park in the year 1997. Limestone rock form...Read more

  • Museum Of Navarre

    #7 of 13 Things To Do in Pamplona
    Museum Of Navarre

    Address: Cuesta de Santo Domingo, 47, 31001 Pamplona, Navarra, Spain

    Timings: 09:30 am - 07:00 pm Details

    The museum of Navarre is the most emblematic museum of Pamplona. The museum has a magnificent collection of remarkable art work from the pre historic period. The building of the museum comprises of fo...Read more

  • Iglesia De San Nicolas

    #8 of 13 Things To Do in Pamplona
    Iglesia De San Nicolas

    Address: Calle de San Miguel, 15, 31001 Pamplona, Navarra, Spain

    Timings: 09:30 am - 08:30 pm Details

    Iglesia de San Nicolas was built in the 12th century with Gothic interiors. The historic church was built in the city of Pamplona not only for the purpose of religious functions but also as a defensiv...Read more

  • Parroquia San Lorenzo

    #9 of 13 Things To Do in Pamplona
    Parroquia San Lorenzo

    Address: Calle Mayor, 74, 31001 Pamplona, Navarra, Spain

    Timings: 07:30 am - 08:00 pm Details

    Parroquia San Lorenzo commonly known as the church of San Lorenzo is an ancient church in Pamplona located at one end of the main street of Calle Taconer. The church was a part of the defense system o...Read more

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  • Cuesta de Santo Domingo

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  • Batán de Villava

    Mayor, 64

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  • Palacio de Navarra

    Avenida de Carlos III, 1

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  • Almacenes Sajonia

    Calle San Agustin, 13

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Runa

    Avenida Estella, 18

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  • Olcarium Estudios Arqueologicos

    Paseo de Anelier, 18

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  • Trabajos Forestales Mendez

    Calle Comunidad de Madrid, 11

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  • Lago de Sarriguren

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  • Museo de Navarra

    Cuesta de Santo Domingo, 47

  • Fundación Javier Ciga Echandi

    Calle de Sangüesa, 9

  • Planetario de Pamplona

    Sancho Ramírez, 2

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  • Fundación Museo Jorge Oteiza

    Calle de la Cuesta, 7

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  • Museo del Encierro

    Mercaderes, 17

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  • Centro de Arte Contemporáneo

    Calle Calvario, 2

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  • Codere Apuestas Navarra

    Iturrama Kalea, 60 Bajo

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  • Recrena

    Badostáin Polígono Industrial Areta, 28

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  • Automaticos Luna

    Calle Rio Urrobi, 8

    Amusement Parks
  • Recreativos Cenzano

    Tafalla, 10

    Amusement Parks
  • Disniruña

    Calle Esquiroz, 20

    Amusement Parks
  • Navarra Consultores de Comunicacion

    Calle Navas de Tolosa, 19

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  • Shamrock

    Plaza Félix Huarte, 3

    Diners Bars
  • Bar Fitero

    Calle Estafeta, 58

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  • Bodegón Sarria

    Estafeta, 50-52

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  • Bar Sevilla

    Plaza del Castillo, 12

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  • Bar Savoy

    Francisco Bergamín, 27

    French Bars
  • La Mandarra de la Ramos

    San Nicolas, 9

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  • Restaurante Nuevo Casino Principal

    Plaza del Castillo 44Bis

    Casinos and Gaming Restaurants
  • Casino Eslava

    Plaza del Plaza Castillo, 16 Bajo

    Casinos and Gaming
  • Navasan

    Avenida Sancho el Fuerte, 20

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  • Asociacion Recreativa Cultural Casino de Añorbe

    Plaza los Fueros, 3

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  • Complementos Para la Alta Cocina Aramendia

    Calle San Salvador, 3

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  • Parque de Yamaguchi

    Jardines Calle la Rioja, S/N

    Dog Parks
  • Centro Canino Andelos

    Carretera Mendigorría, 22

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  • Centro de Buceo Splash

    Arriurdiñeta, 31

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