The Full Wiki

More info on Olite

Olite: Wikis


Note: Many of our articles have direct quotes from sources you can cite, within the Wikipedia article! This article doesn't yet, but we're working on it! See more info or our list of citable articles.


From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Olite (Erriberri in Basque language) is a town and municipality located in the province and autonomous community of Navarre, northern Spain.

According to Isidore of Seville (Historia de regibus Gothorum, Vandalorum et Suevorum), the city, Oligicus, was founded by Swinthila, Visigothic King of Hispania (621-631).

The Palacio Real de Olite, a fine Gothic castle-palace, was the royal seat of Charles III of Navarre.


  • Alejandro Díez. Olite, historia de un reino. Gráficas Lizarra. 1984.

External links

Coordinates: 42°29′N 1°39′W / 42.483°N 1.65°W / 42.483; -1.65


Got something to say? Make a comment.
Your name
Your email address