Irati forest is a dream place where the soil is filled in autumn leaves, forming a red sea that merges with the green surroundings of moss and trees. Rent a car in Pamplona and come to visit this fantastic natural environment located in northern Navarra.
To access the forest area there are mainly two western Orbaiceta (Aézcoa Valley) and on the east by Ochagavia (Salazar Valley). In the first access region (Orbaiceta) is the interpretation center of Irati, so before you dive into the forest can stand here to know more before you start your adventure.
Once you get into the woods you can take a bike to explore the landscape or hiking. If you want you can take a guided tour of those organized in the area aboard a 4×4.
Following the route of Orbaiceta we get here through the lush forest Spectacular Irabia reservoir, one of the highlights of the whole forest.
Inside the forest landscapes of beech stand, which is the dominant tree in the area and firs and there is also a rich fauna such as deer, wild boar or several endangered species such as woodpeckers and others.
The Cuestión on Mount, located in the forest surroundings you will see fantastic landscapes Natural Reserve Mendilatz, comprehensive Lizardoia Reserve and Nature Reserve Tristuibartea or Ariztibarrena. In short, the Irati Forest is a magical and unique environment that will leave you impressed.