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.
Skiing is a beautiful sport, suitable for everyone. Its always fun to get yourself on the mountain and be surrounded by nature whether you are with your family, with friends or even by yourself. However, as an extreme sport, it entails some risk as well, that’s why it is very important to be careful at all times and respect the other skiers on the mountain. There are 10 golden rules that we must all know, and above all respect so that a snow day can be both safe and fun!
If you’ve been on a ski holiday before, you’ll know that apres-ski is a huge part of the ski-resort culture and is often one of the most memorable parts of your trip, that is – if you can still remember it the next morning! Apres-ski literally means ‘after-ski’ and is used to describe the time spent socialising in bars and restaurants after a fun day on the mountain. Essentially, it’s a great way to keep the good times rolling even after you’ve finished up on the slopes. Read on to find out where’s good and what’s on in Grandvalira!
Half-term holidays are nearly here! Half-term is traditionally one of the busiest weeks of the season with hundreds of families choosing to spend their well-earnt break on the snowy slopes of Grandvalira and Vallnord. There’s no need to stress, we’re here to tell you everything you need to know so that your holiday is memorable for all the right reasons. (more…)
Is it your first time in Andorra and you don’t know where to start? Andorra has a total of 202 tracks, between 2 different resorts (Grandvalira and Vallnord). Which ones are the most suitable slopes for you? Don’t miss our guide to our favourite runs in Andorra classified by levels. (more…)
If there’s one way to work up an appetite, it’s by hitting the slopes and exploring Grandvalira’s 210 kilometres of pisted runs. And it’s not just snowy slopes that’s on offer in Grandvalira – our “lift pass & lunch” offer includes lunch on the mountain, allowing you to save money, budget for your holiday, and make sure that your children can look after themselves if you’re skiing separately
Published: January 2019 (more…)
It’s becoming increasingly popular these days to seek self-catering accommodation for your holiday as it allows two things – value for money and complete flexibility. With people being more confident in travelling independently now, it’s opened a world of options to where you can stay, and we think we’ve found a complete gem in Soldeu. (more…)
If you’re looking for a ski holiday this coming January then we’ve put together a couple of options for you which are great value for money from only €590.50 per person, both including return airport transfers, seven-nights self-catering accommodation, lift pass, group lessons, skis, poles & boots.
Don’t forget, all our holidays are completely flexible so you can create your own trip whether you want a short break or a full week. (more…)
If you’re unsure of where to ski this winter, then Soldeu should definitely be on your list. Part of the Grandvalira ski area offering 210km of linked slopes, the village of Soldeu has an excellent range of good quality accommodation as well as a fantastic spa and lively après ski bars, all the ingredients for an excellent ski holiday.