Opening Ceremonies Package (Deal)

$2,884.95$6,839.80

In Pamplona, the San Fermin Festival literally opens with a bang! The Txupinazo Opening Ceremonies, officially opened by Pamplona’s mayor, features rockets, the raising of panuelos and other exciting revelries. It is also the signal to the masses of partygoers that they may officially tie their red scarves around their necks.

Dive into the mayhem with our Superior Opening Ceremonies: Deal package featuring 3 nights accommodation at the Hotel Pamplona El Toro, views of the Opening Ceremonies party from a side street, Bull Run Balcony spots on a Level 3 or 4 balcony, upper deck Bullfight Tickets and more!

Each guest also receives a Starter Kit, which includes an Authentic 1591™ T-Shirt, Bandana, Sash & Documentary DVD.

 

Start Date: July 5th

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In Pamplona, the San Fermin Festival literally opens with a bang! The Txupinazo Opening Ceremonies, officially opened by Pamplona’s mayor, features rockets, the raising of panuelos and other exciting revelries. It is also the signal to the masses of partygoers that they may officially tie their red scarves around their necks.

Dive into the mayhem with our Superior Opening Ceremonies: Luxury Hacienda package featuring 3 nights accommodation at the Hotel Pamplona El Toro, superior views of the Bull Run from a Running of the Bulls balcony, premium bullfight seats and much more! This hotel provides stunning views, luxurious rooms, spa services and a Michelin-starred chef. A free 24-hour shuttle gets you to and from city center in only 15 minutes.

Each guest also receives a Starter Kit, which includes an Authentic 1591™ T-Shirt, Bandana, Sash & Documentary DVD.

July 5:

Private Airport Transfer or Train Station Transfer based on your arrival time

2:00 p.m. – Check-in: Hotel Pamplona El Toro

6:45 p.m. – Welcome Tapas & Cathedral Tour

July 6:

10:00 a.m. – Txupinazo Opening Ceremonies (Deal Balcony on Side Street)

6:30 p.m. – Bullfight (Andanada Shade section) at Plaza de Toros

July 7:

7:00 a.m. – Inaugural Running of the Bulls Window on Dead Man’s Corner Street (Level 5)

1:45 p.m. – Bull Run Tour with an Expert Runner

8:00 p.m. – Cuadrilla Dinner & VIP Fireworks Terrace

July 8:

Noon – Hotel Check-out: Hotel Pamplona El Toro

Private Airport Transfer or Train Station Transfer based on your departure time

This package includes:

3-Night Hotel Stay: The Hotel Pamplona El Toro, a newly renovated 4-star hotel, combines the tranquillity of its setting with elegance and sophistication. If your desire is to enjoy the Running of the Bulls but also relax, this is the place for you. The hotel, only a 15 minute drive from Pamplona’s city center, offers an outstanding spa and Michelin-starred chef. The hotel provides free shuttles to and from City Center 24-hours a day.

Txupinaxo Opening Ceremonies: Feel the energy of the Txupinaxo Opening Ceremonies from a balcony spot overlooking the crowded streets below. Enjoy the hospitality of a local Pamplonican including tapas and wine as the city officially opens the 2018 San Fermin festival.

Inaugural Running of the Bulls Balcony: Especially for our VIP clients, we reserve a Premium balcony (Level 3 or 4) on Estafeta Street for the inaugural Bull Run on July 7th. It’s the best seat in the city along the Bull Run Route.

Bullfight Tickets: You receive Premium seats in the Plaza de Toros located in the Tendido (lower) decks and in the Shade. This section is the choice of more serious spectators and far from the food fights of the Andanada Sun section.

Welcome Tapas & Cathedral Tour: Although Pamplona is considered a small town, it fills with people during the San Fermin Festival. On July 5th, we celebrate our guests’ arrival with our Welcome Tapas at Pamplona’s Cathedral, which includes a private tour of the Cathedral from a local guide followed by a refreshing selection of wines and tapas.

Cuadrilla Dinner & VIP Terrace Fireworks*: We’re hosting our own Cuadrilla dinner at with good company and long tables at the Baluarte Arts Center. Our exclusive menu with free flowing wine is full of flavor and tradition. After a great dinner, you gain access to the Baluarte’s rooftop terrace for a spectacular view of Pamplona’s nightly fireworks show, set off right next door at Citadel Park.

Bull Run Route Tour with Expert Runner: Learn bull running strategy from one of the best, and get as close as possible to the reality of being a bull runner. Our Encierro tour is hosted by Dennis Clancey, expert bull runner and Director of the documentary movie, Chasing Red (Sponsored by Running of the Bulls, Inc.).


Please Note:
The 2 Person Package Price includes housing and all events for two people in a double room. The 3 Person Package Price includes housing and all events for three people in a triple room.

*Cuadrilla Dinner and Fireworks:
Please note that the Baluarte does not permit children under 12 on the rooftop terrace for the fireworks. If you are traveling with young children, please contact us for a custom version of the quote with dinner-only option.

Based on your completed purchase, RunningoftheBulls.com makes a commitment to providers in Pamplona, Spain. Because our suppliers are very firm about cancellations, we must be as well. Our ability to refund your purchase is based on the probability that we are able to resell your reservation to another party and, therefore, depends on the timing of your cancellation. When purchasing from RunningoftheBulls.com, you acknowledge that you have read and agree to the following cancellation policy for the Balcony Reservations, Bullfight Tickets, Opening Ceremonies, Restaurants, Afternoon Tapas, Cuadrilla Dinner & Fireworks, Transfers, and Tours:

Before April 1st: 75% Refund of booking
April 1st to May 1st: 50% Refund of booking
May 2nd to June 1st: 25% Refund of booking
After June 2nd: No Refund

If you are concerned about a cancellation, you may consider purchasing travel insurance to cover potential losses.

Hotel policies are subject to change without notice.

 

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