Ski Holidays In Andorra
Still gaining popularity, Andorra is one of the secret gems in European ski resorts. Ski holidays in Andorra offer something for everyone with varied high altitude skiing, world-renowned ski schools and a choice of three main resorts - Arinsal
, El Tarter-Soldeu
and Pas de la Casa
. The Andorran resorts have seen a recent increase in local investment providing them with powerful lift systems and an expanded piste grooming fleet, which in turn has contributed towards the hike in ski areas suitable for beginners and intermediates. For the more advanced skiers and snowboarders amongst us, Andorra also offers incredible skiing on and off-piste.
Andorra has a reliable snow record with the highest levels in 20 years landing during the 12/13 Season. Located near both the Mediterranean and Atlantic oceans as well as the high altitude of its resorts mean substantial snowfall each Winter.
SKI RESORTS IN ANDORRA
Skiing in Soldeu offers an impressive 200kms of pistes and benefits from excellent beginner and intermediate terrain. Soldeu has become the home of snowboard holidays in the Pyrenees. There is also a lively après ski scene, which is mainly English speaking. Aspen and Piccadilly are popular bars in the centre of the town. Fat Alberts amd Avalanche are open until the early.
Ski Holidays In Pas de la Casa
The first ski area in Andorra was Pas de la Casa. The first lift was opened in 1957. The ski resort opened in 1973 and is the liveliest in Andorra with a great selection of bars, restaurants and shops. Well know for its livley and young atmosphere 'Pas' as its better Know attracts people year after year. Pas is on the French side of Andorra and is known for its high altitude skiing and not its looks!
Ski Holidays In Arinsal
Arinsal is the ideal resort for family skiing and learn to ski holidays.There has been a lot of investment put into developing powerful lift systems and piste grooming fleets. This makes the ski areas attractive to beginners and intermediates. The Village of Arinsal sits on a slight hill and has plenty of resturants bars for every age group. From the world famous 70's nights to bum boarding up the mountain under the stars Arinsal will have something for you.
Ski Areas In Andorra
The expansive Grandvalira area has over 210 km of runs making it the largest ski domain in the Pyrenees. Its seven interlinking resorts include the popular ski resorts of Soldeu and Pas de la Casa. Credited with covering the most extensive surface area in the South of Europe, the Grandvalira not only offers excellent skiing but has services and facilities to cover every skiers needs; from quality ski schools to excellent restaurants and après ski. The Vallnord domain, located in the northern-most valley of Andorra is another popular choice for a ski holiday in Andorra and combines three ski resorts including Arinsal, Vallnord is a family orientated ski area offering a range of leisure activities, along with a variety of eating options and lively nightlife.
With great value for money skiing, Andorra is a brilliant choice for your next ski holiday. Particularly geared towards the beginner and intermediate market, Andorra benefits from duty-free shopping and bars. For help with planning your 2014/15 ski holiday, give our Holiday Heroes a call on 020 8600 1650 or use enquire online. We are on hand to search the entire market to find you the very best deals and offers, saving you from overpaying for an underwhelming ski trip.