Hemingway's Pamplona & crossing the Pyrenees

PAMPLONA & THE CROSSING OF THE PYRENEES

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PAMPLONA
Home of the "Running of the bulls"

We will explore the city from the famous festival of the RUNNING OF THE BULLS. Its heritage and monuments, and various celebrations taking place throughout the year,makes this city to become a recipient of national and international tourism. Internationally renowned San Fermin festival and its running of the bulls, filling the streets of thousands of foreigners coming from all over the world. Festivities begin with the launch of chupinazo (shuttle) from the balcony of City Hall at noon on July 6 and end at midnight on the night of July 14 with the “Poor me”, a farewell song . His worldwide fame is a recent phenomenon, linked also to the publicity given by Ernest Hemingway.

OTXAGABIA
Mountain village

In our way to the Pyrennees we will stop in this small mountain village for lunch and we will have time for a stroll through charming cobblestone streets

CROSSING THE PYRENEES

The crossing is spectacular. A winding way that leaves from Otxagabia will take us to the top of Mount Larrau, where we will enter in France. We will drive down all the way, avoiding road-crossing sheep and cattle and we will head up again to the forest of Irati.

SAINT JEAN PIED DE PORT

The town was once a part of the Spanish province of Navarra and the Basque language is still spoken on both sides of the border and they still share similar traditions.The town has traditionally been an important point on the Way of St. James, the pilgrimage to Santiago de Compostela, as it stands at the base of the Roncevaus Pass across the Pyrenees.

INCLUDED
  • Private Group
  • Basque Local Guide/Driver
  • All transportation costs (fuel, parking and tolls)
NOT INCLUDED
  • Food & drinks
  • Entrances to venues, museums etc
  • Any other not specified items in the tour description
PRICE

460 €

for 2 pax

550 €

for 3 or 4 pax
  • ASK A QUOTATION FOR A BIGGER PARTY OF PEOPLE
DETAILS
  • START TIME : 9:00AM
  • DURATION: 10 HOURS
  • THE TOUR WILL START AND FINISH IN YOUR HOTEL
  • Our tours are private, so we could add / remove / change anything on them to meet your preferences
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