Javierada 2024

Javierada 2024


The Sports Service and the Chaplaincy of the University of Navarra organize a new edition of the Javierada. It is a pilgrimage to Javier, the birthplace of St. Francis Xavier, patron of the Missions, and patron of Navarra. It is organized by the Archbishop of Pamplona and Tudela and it is attended by thousands of people from Navarre every year and pilgrims coming from other parts of Spain.

The University organizes a Javierada for the university community, students, professors and employees.


► 15:00 Via Crucis from Sangüesa to Javier.
► 17:00 Celebration of the Eucharist presided by the Archbishop of Pamplona. Esplanade of Javier.


modality A :
On foot from Pamplona (55 km).
Departure: 4:00 AM from Parking Comedores
Pamplona -Sangüesa 47 km (10 hours walking) + Sangüesa Javier, 8 km (1,30 h. walking).

modality B :
On foot from Izco (28 km)
Bus Departure: 8:30 AM from Parking Comedores
Izco-Sangüesa, 20 km (4 hours walking) + Sangüesa Javier, 8 km (1,30 h. walking).

modality C :
On foot from Sangüesa (8 km).
Departure of the bus: 13:00 PM from Parking Comedores
Sangüesa- Javier 8 km. (1,30 h. walking)

There will be buses from the campus of the University (parking university dining hall) to transfer the pilgrims to their starting point, depending on the chosen modality .


► Pending confirmation. As a guideline, the price for the 2023 edition was €13 (includes round-trip bus).

- Comfortable footwear (hiking boots are not necessary).
- Warm clothes and rain gear
- Spare clothes
- Cap or hat
- Sun cream
- Small backpack
- Energy bars and food
- Water

- deadline to register: Tuesday, March 5th at 10:00 AM.
- To board the bus it is necessary to show the certificate of the registration and show the bracelet that is submission when registering.
- Buses will leave Javier one hour after the end of the Mass.
- form from registration (pending).


The registration INCLUDES:

→ Bus from Pamplona to the beginning of the route and return from Javier to Pamplona (university dining hall). The bus business is EDSA.

→ CR insurance

The registration DOES NOT INCLUDE

→ Medical or accident insurance

→ Support car

→ Food / beverage

→ And everything not included in the section INCLUDES.


► Participants of the Javierada must have their own medical and/or accident insurance (Social Security, Acunsa, Mapfre, etc).

► The registration in the Javierada does not include any insurance subject .

Sketch (PDF)



March 16, 2024





Organized by Chaplaincy y Sports Service
University Life Marks: Sports