Sightseeing in Andorra

Andorra is located between Spain and France and is one of the smallest countries. It is a mountainous region in Europe. El Pico de Coma Pedrosa is the highest point in Europe. Andorra has a typical climate that of a mountain region, characterized by chilly winters and pleasant summers. Sightseeing in Andorra can be fun and exciting. There are a number of places where you can drop in during your stay in Andorra. Few such places are mentioned below.

Andorra la Vella



The capital city of Andorra has a lot of things to offer. Apart from the various places of interest, you can enjoy shopping in the capital city. There are many shops from where you can pick up stuff of your choice.

Funicular



Sightseeing in Andorra includes a trip to Funicular that is situated 6 kilometer away from Canillo. If you love adventure, then you must visit Funicular in order to enjoy the balloon ride that is special in this region.

Palacio de hielo de Andorra



Palacio de hielo de Andorra is the ice ring in Andorra where you can enjoy various kinds of sports.

Museo de la Miniature



As the name suggests, it is one of the museums featuring iconographies and miniatures of different countries. This museum reflects upon the past and the history of the region.

Santa Coloma Church



Santa Coloma Church is another place for sightseeing in Andorra located in St Coloma. This is an old church which has a typical Roman architecture and reflects style of that era.

La Geltru



This is a medieval neighborhood in Andorra. This place reflects how the town grew at that time and also how it developed. This place is a reminiscent of past. There are dilapidated structures, which hints the kind of life people led in that era.

Sightseeing in Andorra also includes snow shoes. Snow shoes means walking on snow wearing shoes specially designed for walking on snow. You can enjoy your walk with your family and friends, especially in woods.

These walks take place with professional help or you can do it on your own. It is suitable for people who are not comfortable in skiing and want to enjoy the snow. This is also for skiers who want to take a break from regular skiing. Snow shoes have wide surface which enables you a smooth walking, lowering the risks involved in skiing.

You can also enjoy sleigh rides while sightseeing in Andorra and can enjoy the beautiful scenery. This ride can be for an hour or less and if you want, you can combine lunch or dinner with this activity. Sleigh ride can be enjoyed during both during day and night and it has to be done with a professional help.