ACTIVITIES AND SURROUNDINGS

The house is well located in the middle-south region of Navarra, on the south-west slope of the Mountain of Montejurra. Great starting point for any excursion around the hill.

It is a perfect location for any day trip to capital cities as Pamplona, Logroño,Vitoria, San Sebastian or any other excursion around.

The town ,550 metres high, has got 1150 inhabitants. Despite of being a small town, all kind of services are provided: medical assistance, pharmacy, library, sports venues, public swimming pool, taxi, bus, food stores, hairdresser, mechanic, etc…

 

NATURAL ENVIRONMENT

Mountain trekking, senderism, BTT, water sports, climbing…

. Hills: Montejurra, Monjardín, Peña Costalera, Yoar…

. Abandoned town of Baigorri

. Sierra de Lokiz

. Natural Park de Urbasa-Andia

. Source of Urederra river

. Bike route of Vasco-Navarro rail train

. A thousand-year-old holm oak in Mendaza y Eraul

. Alloz dam (watersports)

. San Fausto crag, Eraul (climbing)

.  Las Cañas dam bird observatory

 

SANCTUARIES AND MONASTERIES

. Ermita de Mendia

. Ermita de Santa Maria

. Monasterio de Iratxe

. Monasterio de Iranzu

. San Gregorio Ostiense

. Santuario de Codés

 

THEMATIC EVENTS

. Día de la tostada en Arróniz, last weekend of february.

. Fiesta del esparrago en Dicastillo, May

. Battle of Lacar, June

. Witchcraft week in Bargota, July

. Medieval week in Estella, July

. Fiesta del toro ensogado en Lodosa, September

 

MUSEUMS

. Museo del aceite. Ekolo de Arroniz

. Museo etnográfico Julio Caro Baroja en Estella

. Museo Gustavo de Maeztu en Estella

. Museo del Carlismo en Estella

. Museo de la Trufa en Metauten.

. Museo del vino de Bodegas Iratxe

. Museo Henry Lenaers en Irurre

 

WINERIES

. Quaderna Vía (hot air ballon ride)

. Martínez de Arcaya

. Bodegas Lezaun

. Palacio de la Vega

. Bodega de Irache

. Castillo de Monjardín

. Pago de Larrainzar

 

OTHERS

. Guided visit  to Mendia Trujal (olive oil presss) Telf. 948 537651

. Villa de las Musas de Arellano

. Circuito de Navarra de Alta velocidad, Los Arcos

. Paintball, en Carcar y Zurucuain

. Camino de Santiago

. Cerco de Artajona

. Visitas monumentales a Estella, Los Arcos, Viana, Olite…