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Plaza del Castillo

Plaza del Castillo, 31001, Pamplona, Spain
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Plaza del Castillo, 31001, Pamplona, Spain

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the center of attention in Pamplona. There are many bars and restaurants either on the plaza or within a block. But it doesn't compare with, say, Salamanca's.

Thank John M
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Large, beautiful and well kept square in the city center. Preferred meeting place for both locals and tourists with its cafes, bars and restaurants. Probably venue for many of the town's events (we visited on a Tuesday afternoon, when nothing much was going on). We...More

Thank AndaLibra
Reviewed 3 October 2017

There are a lot of architecturally interesting buildings around this very large plaza. There are also a number of cafes and restaurants, including the historic Café Iruna. Great for people watching.

Thank phat_dawg_21
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

We were lucky to visit Pamplona and the Plaza del Castillo during San Fermin Pequeno in late September 2017. The Gigantes (big dolls of the parade) used the opportunity of some space to perform a little dance together, very entertaining! The parade started on Sunday...More

Thank Hermes_NL
Reviewed 12 September 2017

A central beautiful square--ask for events as the square is used by the locals every weekend--we were lucky and came across a free concert of the symphony and a mass choir. very photogenic and is the connecting point for the two main streets for pintxos...More

Thank Erik B
Reviewed 10 September 2017

This is a typical old city square lined with bars and restaurants. The "formula" based approach to its layout can be seen repeated in many cities across Europe. It did have some street entertainment in the evening and we managed to get good people watching...More

Thank tompaes
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Plaza Del Castillo is the main centre of Pamplona having been in existence since the 14th century. Pamplona bullfights were held on this plaza until 1844 and in 1943 a bandstand was installed on this plaza .Numerous Open air cafe's in the Plaza.A temporary stage...More

Thank MumbaiRiders
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

A great place to soak up the last raise of the sun and enjoy a sangria while watching the world pass by. Saturday nights a very busy with locals and weddings. Lovely place.

Thank Leigh K
Reviewed 31 August 2017

The plaza is a centrally located in the city. A perfect meeting place and a good place to put in the GPS if you are driving. There is a parking garage underneath. At one end of the plaza there are free, clean restrooms which are...More

Thank 5Travellers1263
Reviewed 23 August 2017

You can see all the important places to visit in Pamplona from Plaza. There's a big parking place under the plaza, there are 10-15 min to walk, for every touristic attraction.

Thank Radu T
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