We are located in an ideal place to discover Navarre. Here we show you some places that you cannot miss.
Estella - Lizarra
Between Pamplona and Logroño, between the Mountain and the Ribera, is Estella-Lizarra, a monumental city born in the heat of the Camino de Santiago.
It is a Romanesque city that treasures palaces, stately homes, churches, bridges, etc., which have earned it the nickname "Toledo del Norte".
With 14,000 inhabitants, it has an important commercial and hospitality activity. On Thursdays there is a market attended by residents from all over the region.
It is essential to visit the Barrio de San Pedro (Church of San Pedro de la Rúa, Palace of the Kings of Navarra Rúa de los Curtidores, Church of the Holy Sepulchre), and the Barrio de San Miguel (Church of San Miguel).
Located between Estella-Lizarra and the town of Viana, it is an indisputable landmark of the Camino de Santiago that runs along the main street of medieval layout, with long parallel streets among which is the church of Santa María, one of the most surprising ensembles of the Navarrese Baroque, of great wealth and spectacularity.
On the outskirts of the town is the Circuito de Navarra.
Estella-Lizarra and Los Arcos are the end of the stage of the Camino de Santiago. Thousands of pilgrims come to these towns giving their streets a special color.
Source of the Urederra
One of the most spectacular enclaves in Navarra. It is a path of approximately 3 hours (round trip), to the source of the Urederra River. Waterfalls follow one another, and pools with turquoise blue waters.
The tour begins in Baquedano and it is necessary to reserve the (free) entrance in advance.
Sierra de Urbasa
Extensive Natural Park near Estella-Lizarra. Meadows and leafy beech forests alternate in an idyllic landscape, whose southern edge (BALCON DE PILATOS), falls abruptly over the Valley of Améscoas forming the Source of the Urederra.
You can take numerous walks along its marked trails.
Visit Navarra and its neighboring communities
Estella-Lizarra and Los Arcos are located in the middle zone of Navarra, between the Mountain and the Ribera, with good road communications, constituting the ideal starting point to get to know Navarra and the neighboring communities.
Pamplona and Logroño are 20 minutes away by highway, and Donostia-San Sebastián 70 minutes. Even Bilbao is just an hour and a half away. You can visit La Selva de Irati (80 minutes), Las Bardenas (60 minutes), Olite and its famous Castle (30 minutes). We are very close to La Rioja and its wineries.
Los Arcos speed circuit
For motor enthusiasts, the Navarra Speed Circuit is located in the same town as Los Arcos and just 10 minutes from Estella by highway. A unique infrastructure in the northwest of Spain prepared to host grade B competitions for motorcycles and grade 2 D1 for cars, as well as Formula 1 training.
It also has a karting track open to the public to be able to emulate this risky sport in the most fun way.