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El Perdón viewpoint

Lookout points


El Perdón viewpoint
El Perdón viewpoint
El Perdón viewpoint
El Perdón viewpoint

Located at 770 metres above sea level, it is a natural viewpoint with excellent views northwards to Pamplona and the Pyrenees, and to the south to the cereal fields and history-filled mediaeval villages. All the pilgrims on the Pilgrim's Way from Pamplona towards Puente la Reina pass by here.

The regular winds here meant that the El Perdón mountain range was chosen as the site of the first windpark in Navarre.

The viewpoint has an explanatory panel next to the singular and suggestive life-size sculpture called "Monument to the Pilgrim's Way" by Vicente Galbete. It is made of sheet metal and represents a group of pilgrims from different eras crossing the line of wind turbines. The text describing the sculpture says: "Where the route of the wind crosses that of the stars".

Did you know that...?

El Mirador es uno de los 35 recursos seleccionados en la Ruta de los Paisajes de Navarra. Agua y Miradores.


How to get there and move around

the viewpoint is located at the top of the Sierra of El Perdón, on the NA-6056.

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Practical information

  • Protected area el Camino de Santiago está declarado por la Unesco como Itinerario Cultural Europeo Patrimonio de la Humanidad.