Ski holidays in Andorra La Vella
Andorra La Vella is the capital of Andorra and is a great base for those either looking for a range of slopes and resorts or for those not using the slopes and wanting to have an array of facilities.
The Funicamp gondola takes visitors into Encamp ski resort at the heart of the Grandvalira ski area.
Skiing in Andorra La Vella
Andorra La Vella is halfway between the Grandvalira and Vallnord ski areas which makes it a great base if you are wanting to explore both areas. There are a variety of runs right at your fingertips.
The nearest ski resort to Andorra La Vella is Pas de la Casa which interlinks with Soldeu and Encamp in the Grandvalira ski area. But Andorra La Vella is also close to the Vallnord resorts of Pal, Arinsal and Ordino-Arcalis.
Snow conditions in Andorra La Vella
Located right in the middle of the Pyrenees mountains, the ski areas receive great snow conditions with an average of 5.5 metres per season and they have plenty of snowmaking facilities to ensure snow coverage is at its optimum.
Après ski, restaurants and other activities in Andorra La Vella
The town has many attractions. The main attractions are its duty free shopping and also the Caldea spa that has indoor and outdoor pools, fountains, waterfalls, jacuzzis, saunas, Turkish baths, hydrotherapy, sunbeds and massages.
Andorra La Vella also has historic buildings to explore such as the Casa de la Vall which served as Andorra’s parliament building from 1702 until 2011 and Andorra’s oldest Romanesque church the Església de Santa Coloma.
Andorra La Vella has many restaurants to choose from such as seafood and traditional Catalan restaurants. There are also plenty of bars and clubs with most them staying open until 4am.
Transfer times to Andorra La Vella
Barcelona (BCN) - 2 hrs 40 mins
Toulouse (TLS) - 2 hrs 40 mins