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 is a secret in the Pyrenees.
What happens during the summer is a question often asked by our winter clients – “everything” is my answer! There is something for everyone to enjoy. Keen hikers can enjoy some of the challenging hiking within the area of Arinsal, including the highest peak in Andorra which stands at 2942m in the heart of the Comapedrosa natural park. You could visit UNESCO World Heritage site Madriu-Perafita-Claror Valley less than 30 minutes away from Arinsal. There is a huge variety of walks from a leisurely strolls to the most challenging of treks with overnight stay in mountain huts.
Perhaps you’re looking for an adrenaline rush as you enjoy our scenic mountains; well, mountain biking is one of the most popular activities in the area. The Vallnord bike park is already open each weekend until 20th June when it opens full time for the summer season until 13th September. The Soldeu Bike Park is open from 27th June until 27th September. (more…)