We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book In Advance
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information
470
All photos (470)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good46%
  • Average14%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
About
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
Dec
Jan
Feb
Contact
Plaza del Castillo, 31001 Pamplona, Spain
Website
Improve This Listing
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Pamplona
Reviews (1,206)
Filter reviews
162 results
Traveller rating
74
62
25
1
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
74
62
25
1
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews people watching bars and restaurants watch the world beautiful square cafe iruna tapas meeting place ernest hemingway the main square grab an ice cream pretty square important places social life old town san fermin festival starting point bulls run
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 162 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited Pamplona for a few hours and I was in Cafe Iruna in Plaza del Castillio to find the traces of Hemingway .I appreciate the old charm of Pamplona ,in May the town and the plaza was sleepy .The square owes its name to...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank mireille b
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nothing much to recommend on a cold wet day. Good to orient to the town. Maybe more happening in the summer.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank wonderingtrio
Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

A beautiful square with a pavilion in the middle. Surrounded by restaurants and shops. nice place to hang out

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Naturetravel9
Reviewed 17 October 2018

Plaza del Castillo is such a treat to visit. All the locals go as well and you can 'mingle' with them. It's a big plaza that sometimes has craft vendors there. On the edges of the plaza are many restaurants and shops (Hemingway was known...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank vasca24
Reviewed 8 October 2018

To visit the historical centre of Pamplona, please take this underground garage, she is located near to this “Plaza” and is more than ok. The Plaza del Castillo is located in the centre of the city, from it come many streets of the old town...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank hans-jaguar
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

A great square with the rotunda in the centre Plenty of restaurants, cafes and bars Great place to have a coffee, beer or sangria and watch the locals and tourists enjoying the local ambience and weather

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank rona2013
Reviewed 22 September 2018

There are lots of cafes and shops plus tapas bars and a bandstand. Great place to people watch and no worries about cars!

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank lcb5310
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

This is a nice place to grab a bite to eat or a coffee and just watch the world go by. There are plenty of stores and restaurants around.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Crcb
Reviewed 10 September 2018

The plaza is such a lovely place to visit. Great restaurant around the plaza. Grab an ice cream walk the old town streets. Must do in Pamplona

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank sharonn553
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Well, if you don’t even stumble across this plaza throughout your stay then that would be surprising since a previous reviewer summarised it well, all roads lead here. A good central location to meet people or to get your bearings before heading anywhere. As a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank explorerhart
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 32 nearby hotels
Gran Hotel La Perla
378 reviews
.06 km away
Hotel Restaurante Europa
209 reviews
.11 km away
Pompaelo Urban Spa Hotel
119 reviews
.15 km away
Hotel Castillo de Javier
154 reviews
.19 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 589 nearby restaurants
La Tasca de Don Jose Plaza del Castillo
301 reviews
.07 km away
Sidreria Chez Belagua
289 reviews
.08 km away
El Patio de las Comedias
111 reviews
.09 km away
Meson Pirineo
101 reviews
.08 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 136 nearby attractions
Monumento a los Fueros
10 reviews
.16 km away
Town Hall
843 reviews
.20 km away
Iglesia de San Saturnino
150 reviews
.22 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Plaza del Castillo staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines