We invite you to Discover Andorra

A pre and post tour is available for all international participants of the GTF Andorra. Participants can choose between active or cultural programmes. The following options are available. You are kindly asked to indicate your preference in the registration form.

Option A: ACTIVE ANDORRA - 6th or 8th of March 2011 

09:30

Breakfast at the hotel 

10:30

Gathering at the hotel lobby prior to departure for la Rabassa

11:30

Arrival at Naturlandia and at La Rabassa Snow Park.

Wonderful landscapes, breathtaking views. The only snow toboggan park in the Pyrenees. Naturlandia offers many activities and a lot more so that you can spend a sensational day enjoying the most environmentally friendly outdoor activities.
Activities during 2 hours. (tobotronc and mushing)

  

13.30

Lunch at La Rabassa

15:30

Afternoon activities at la Rabassa during an hour and a half.
Cross country skiing circuit.       

17:00

Return by bus to the hotel        

 

Option B: CULTURAL AND RELAXING TOUR - 6th or 8th of March 2011

8:00

Breakfast at the hotel  

09:00

Gathering at the hotel lobby prior to departure for Ordino

09:45
 
Arrival at Ordino             

10:00
  
Visit of the Areny Plandolit house.

Casa d’Areny-Plandolit is one of the country’s most emblematic museums. This house dates from the 17th century. The furniture and household goods remain faithful to the family’s lifestyle and social standing, with all the objects from a period when luxuries were unknown in the Andorran valleys and limited to this family – the only one with a noble title in the country.

  
11:15
   
Departure for the Farga Rossell              

11:30
   
Visit of the Farga Rossell and demonstration

The Rossell Forge was built between 1842 and 1846 and, except for a short period of inactivity, remained open until 1876. These dates make it one of the last active forges in Andorra and a living example of the country's pre-industrial heritage.

  
12:45
         
Departure for hotel      

13:30

Lunch at the hotel         

15:15
   
Gathering at the hotel lobby prior to departure for Caldea        

15:30

Arrival at Caldea for a 2 hour session

Caldea is the largest mountain spa leisure centre in the south of Europe. Located in a very singular building in the centre of the town, it invites you to discover the pleasures and benefits of the Escaldes-Engordany spa water.

17:30

Special shopping itinerary

Avinguda Meritxell, in Andorra la Vella, and Avinguda Carlemany, in Escaldes-Engordany are the two streets where most of the Andorran shops are located. This huge “open-air mall” offers: high class perfume and cosmetics stores, fashion stores stocking the latest trends and exclusive brands at unbeatable prices, shoe shops, technology stores, sports shops, jewellers, chemists, opticians, etc.

  
19:30

Return to the hotel  
 

Option C: SKIING DAY - 6th or 8th of March 2011

09:00
    
Breakfast at your hotel

09:45
   
Gathering for departure. Hotel lobby meeting point.   

10:00
 
Grandvalira, the largest skiable domain in the Pyrenees, lies in the north of the Principality of Andorra, on the border with France. The area the domain occupies belongs to Encamp and Canillo, two of Andorra’s seven parishes. There are 6 different accesses to the ski slopes and 130 km of skiable slopes ranging from green to black.


13:30

Lunch at a restaurant on the slopes.     

15:30

Skiing    

17:00

Return to the hotel

 

ADDITIONAL OFFER

In addition to the above tours we can, provided there is enough demand, organise different outdoor activities such as: a helicopter tour, mushing, under-ice diving or skiing.

    

To learn more about available tour programmes, visit the official tourism website at: www.andorra.ad

 

Hosted by      Organized  by  
Govern Andorra   World tourism Organization