Mountain Biking in Andorra

Downhill mountain biking through the forest in Pal, Andorra

Hitting the mountains on two wheels might sound like a lot of hard work, but when you realise that the ski lifts take you to the top so all you have to do is cycle downhill then the proposition becomes a whole lot more exciting!  Adrenaline junkies should know that Vallnord has hosted World Cup and World Championship downhill events, so fantastic courses to ride, but there are also gentle introductions to this addictive sport, in both Vallnord and Grandvalira. (more…)

Andorra Summer Holidays 2017

Families on lake, Grandvalira

Are you looking for somewhere new and exciting for your summer holidays?

You might naturally associate Andorra with skiing, but in recent years more and more people are finding out the fantastic range of activities on offer for the whole family – adrenaline fuelled challenges through to relaxing spas, or energetic fun for younger children – this summer you should definitely consider Andorra! (more…)

Five New Après Ski Activities in Andorra

L'aberset in El Tarter

As there are so many activities to enjoy in Andorra when you are not on the slopes, we’ve compiled a list of five new après ski activities for you to enjoy while on holiday in Andorra.

1. Zip-line, Canillo

40 meters off the ground and 500 meters long this is perfect for all you adrenaline junkies.  You will enjoy absolutely stunning views over the lake ‘Llac del Forn’ if you can manage to keep your eyes open, reaching speeds of up to 80 km/h on the whole way down!  Located in the Mon(t) Magic Family Park Canillo this is definitely worth checking out! To enjoy the zip-line you need to be a minimum of 40kg and if going as a pair you can’t exceed 100kg separately.

Zipline in Canillo
Zip-line, Canillo

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Speedriding in Arcalis

Speedriding

Could you imagine skiing and flying at the same time? It has a name: Speed Riding

Skiing is already a sport full of adrenaline and excitement, but what if you could fly while skiing? The Andorra Resorts team had the opportunity to practice Speed ​​Riding in Arcalís, a ski resort of Vallnord, and the experience was incredible: Only suitable for the most daring!

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The Ultimate A-Z of Andorra

Andorra in snow

Arriving into Andorra last winter like most people, all I knew about this little country, landlocked between France and Spain, was it offered great skiing and low tax! So this year I set myself the task of compiling the ultimate A – Z guide of Andorra.  Read on for my list of highlights, as well as some lesser known insights into Andorra… (more…)

Activities in Grandvalira

Dog Mushing

Grandvalira boasts an impressive 210km of pistes spread over the sectors of Pas de la Casa, Grau Roig, Soldeu, El Tarter, Canillo and Encamp.  Even the most active of snow-sports lovers would find it difficult to get bored during a stay there, but on top of this they have a wealth of other activities that you can enjoy if whether you are a non-skier looking for an alternative or you love to try new things, we’ve compiled some information on the great activities that they offer.

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March Ski Breaks

Skis on a chairlift

There are still over eight weeks left of the ski season, and with 100% open throughout Grandvalira and Vallnord and a base of up to 200cm of snow the conditions are looking great for the end of winter.  We’ve put together some ideas for a ski break this March, but don’t forget that all our holidays are fully flexible so you can tailor it to suit your needs.  Our expert team in Andorra are on hand too to help you if needed. (more…)