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Great sense of humour and wonderful guide!

Mikel made the city of Pamplona come alive for our group. Highly recommended, even for larger... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
ElizabethW2830
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San Fermin

Mikel was very responsive to our emails as we were planning our trip. Through Mikel, we booked a... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2018
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In 1993, after returning from the Expo' 92 in Seville, Mikel OLLO decided to pursue a career as a Tourist Guide in Navarra. He has progressively participated in the creation of different tourist structures which today are all under the umbrella of...more
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Mikel made the city of Pamplona come alive for our group. Highly recommended, even for larger groups because Mikel has really good, very clear English which everyone can hear well. We thoroughly enjoyed our time with him and appreciated his itinerary which covered not only...More

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MikelOLLO, Gerente at Destino Navarra Guias Turisticos, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Grate, grate, grate. thanks for your testimony..... specially when is a Tour Leader with a lot of experience like you. ¡¡ We are happy that you enjoy Pamplona with your customers and that we were able to explain, not only the questions related with the...More

Reviewed 13 August 2018

Mikel was very responsive to our emails as we were planning our trip. Through Mikel, we booked a tour guide, a balcony to watch the running, and tickets for the bullfight. Our guide Marijose was prompt and met us at our hotel. She gave us...More

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MikelOLLO, Gerente at Destino Navarra Guias Turisticos, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2018

Thanks very much for your lovely feedback. We are so glad to hear you had such a great time in Pamplona during San Fermín 2018. We are committed to providing the highest level of visitor care and in doing so we always go the extra...More

Reviewed 25 July 2018

We booked a Pamplona balcony for the running of the bulls. Overall it was a positive experience--the host is extremely friendly and the space is set up nicely. The food options are good. Only reason this isn't 5 stars is the price. You really only...More

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MikelOLLO, Gerente at Destino Navarra Guias Turisticos, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2018

Thank you for your review. We are happy to hear overall you have enjoyed the experience. The demand depends pretty much on the day. Over Sanfermines 2018 we have rented 96% of the spaces available at our balconies. We believe the running of the bulls...More

Reviewed 10 April 2018

Mikel showed us around Pamplona and we loved it - we'll remember our experience for a long time. Thanks very much!

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MikelOLLO, Gerente at Destino Navarra Guias Turisticos, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2018

Joe the pleasure was for us ¡ welcome to Pamplona anytime you wish... maybe during San Fermín Festivals ? thanks

Reviewed 21 October 2017

Excellent local guide giving authentic perspective of life in Pamplona, with indepth knowledge of history and culture. A prompt, friendly and personable guide - thank you Mikel Larumbe!

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MikelOLLO, Gerente at Destino Navarra Guias Turisticos, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2017

Hi Julie Thanks for your testimony. We are happy you enjoy the Privet Walking tour in Pamplona. Mikel has a lot of experience as a guide an a grate person. thank you very much, and we hope to see you again in Pamplona.

Reviewed 27 September 2017

Just returned from a trip to Bilbao & Pamplona which included walking the 1st & 2nd stage of the camino...what a great time we had...for the Camino Martin was our guide he was absolutely great, very knowledgeable & professional Martin took great care to ensure...More

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MikelOLLO, Gerente at Destino Navarra Guias Turisticos, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Lina it was grate to share with you the "camino de santiago"... For us, as Pamplona Official Tourism Guides, is important to introduce our customers to our history, art and traditions, but is also a grate job, when we work with enthusiastic people. Walking the...More

Reviewed 25 July 2017

The balcony was just as described with the drinks and cookies, too watching it on the TV right after the event. The coordinator was Barbara and she also explained a lot of the run and the history to us as we were waiting for the...More

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MikelOLLO, Gerente at Destino Navarra Guias Turisticos, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2017

It's been a pleasure for all the Staff of San Fermin by Locals.com and Destino Navarra to welcome you in our Pamplona Balconies for the Running of the Bulls during San Fermin Festivals. Barbara is one of our most experienced guide in Pamplona and she...More

Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

We paid to see the running of the Bulls from above the streets. I thought it was absolutely worth it and if I had to do it again I would do the same. The guide spoke several languages and he did a great job at...More

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MikelOLLO, Gerente at Destino Navarra Guias Turisticos, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2017

It's been a pleasure to be able to work with you. thanks for trusting us, a Pamplona Local Agency... sometimes is not easy for us to contact USA customers booking directly with San Fermín by Locals.com ... Thanks also for the pictures and your testimony...More

Reviewed 15 July 2017

I cannot rate Mikel and his company high enough. If I could give the guy 10 stars If would. He is a warm friendly guy with a lovely family. We booked a balcony from him for opening day and what an experience! He had plenty...More

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MikelOLLO, Gerente at Destino Navarra Guias Turisticos, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2017

The pleasure was for us. thanks for trusting a local company, it's not always easy to convince foreign customer to buy through a Pamplona travel agency, and a lot prefer to organize their visit to Pamplona thought a foreign travel agency. in any case, all...More

Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Last weekend we decided to visit Pamplona with our group of 16 visitors. After a week visiting different places of Navarra's Nature, we decided that a visit to the old city of Pamplona would be an extraordinary way to finish that Tour. I knew Mikel's...More

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MikelOLLO, Gerente at Destino Navarra Guias Turisticos, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2017

It was a pleasure to welcome your group in Pamplona. I hope we will see soon again. Thanks

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Response from MikelOLLO | Property representative |
yes.. there is a walking tour on our San Fermin Booking center shop sanfermin com the same as much other services. please,... contact me on my e-mail sincerely
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Response from MikelOLLO | Property representative |
Hi Thanks for contacting us asking for our Privet Pamplona City Tours. Our company propose the guiding services with Oficial Local Guides of Pamplona and we propose privet tours in the city, acording directly with you the... More
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