Romerias in Orreaga-Roncesvalles.


The pilgrimages in honour of the Virgin of the Real Colegiata de Santa Maria in Roncesvalles take place in May, June and the first Wednesday in September since the 16th century.

Thus, at this time, one can meet pilgrims dressed in dark tunics, penitents wearing black veils and bare feet and inhabitants in traditional costumes.


Place: Roncesvalles, Navarre.

Date: May, June and September 4, 2019.

Type: pilgrimage, religious celebration.


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