What’s New In Grandvalira 2019-20

Grandvalira Grau Roig mountain scenery

This winter Grandvalira has invested a further €13 million in developing their infrastructure and services, which means an even better experience when you visit the largest skiable domain in the Pyrenees. Here we’ll explain some of the highlights of the changes we can look forward to.

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What’s New In Arcalis

View from a gondola at Ordino-Arcalis

If you’re familiar with Arcalis I’m sure you’ll agree it’s some of the most incredible skiing you can experience, in fact it’s one of the many reasons I fell in love with Andorra when I first skied there in 2005. Over the last couple of years there have been numerous changes to Arcalis so here’s the latest news to bring you up-to-date, in the form of a Q&A. (more…)

Grandvalira Grows!

Grandvalira Piste Map 2019

This winter sees the largest skiable domain in the Pyrenees grow even larger, with the addition of a new sector linked into the Grandvalira ski area. The Peretol freestyle park has been a haven for thrill seekers for a number of years, especially under the floodlights, however with a new chairlift and two slopes created, the Peretol sector is the latest addition to Grandvalira. (more…)

Coats For Cardiff Launches

Clothes rack outside

This Autumn the team behind Andorra Resorts and Destination Ski team, alongside the help of local businesses, are launching Coats For Cardiff – a scheme asking local people to donate unwanted ski jackets so that they can then be distributed amongst the rough sleeping population of Cardiff.

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FC Andorra are Promoted!

Football player's legs with football

In a short break from ski-related news, time for something you don’t normally associate with Andorra – football.  FC Andorra, recently purchased by Barcelona (and former Manchester United) defender Gerard Pique, have been successfully ‘promoted’ to the third tier of Spanish football.

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The Circus is Coming to Andorra!

Cirque de Soleil - Andorra

The circus is coming to town but not quite as you would expect.  The world-renowned extravaganza Cirque de Soleil is returning to Andorra with a new exclusive show called Rebel. (more…)

A Season To Remember: Grandvalira Winter 2018/19

Large piste map

On Monday 22nd April we’ll be hitting the slopes for the last time this season. After that, we’ll sadly have a long, agonising wait until Grandvalira reopens in December. Here is a round up of the 2018/19 season and all the fantastic events that took place.

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How To Get To Pal From Arinsal

Is it your first time in Pal Arinsal? For those who are new in this Vallnord ski resort it is important to know that it is formed by two different areas, Pal and Arinsal, both included under the same ski pass and connected by the mountain via cable car but also by road thanks to the Vallnord Free Bus service.

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Last Minute Ski Deals to Andorra

GV-Mountains

With the close of season rapidly descending on us, you may be wishing for one last chance to hit the slopes – well there is plenty of time left to fit in a last-minute, flexible trip!  The end of season is renowned for quiet slopes and blue skies so why not make the most of it.  We’ve put together some examples of great value deals but travelling independently gives you the flexibility to design the trip for your exact needs.  If you would like any help planning your trip, then just get in touch! (more…)

A Look Back At The FIS World Cup Finals 2019

Sunday (17th March) the FIS World Cup Finals came to a close in Grandvalira after an exciting week which attracted around 25,000 spectators in total. This was the first time Andorra has hosted this prestigious event, which is considered by many to be the most important competition on the pro-ski tour after the Olympic Games and World Championships.

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