Leisure and activities for families in Andorra
Summer and winter, the Principality is an ideal place to share multiple leisure. In Andorra la Vella as well as in the whole country, the possibilities of distraction abound in this beautiful place, a privileged location in the heart of the Pyrenees. Here is our selection of essential activities in Andorra to do with your family, to the delight of parents and their children!
5 activities and leisure in Andorra for all your family
A mountainous country, the Principality offers an ideal playground for snow activities and leisure. There are three big ski resorts in Andorra : Grandvalira, Vallnord and La Rabassa. The first two are focused on alpine skiing and have well-known ski schools that offer courses specially adapted for beginners and children, all in maximum safety conditions.
Numerous leisure activities in Andorra for powder fans
There are special adapted spaces for babies and the youngest who are still unable to put on skis: nurseries, playrooms, slides, etc. Parents and experienced skiers will also be able to enjoy incredible spots and vertiginous descents while the related disciplines are varied: snowmobiling, snowshoeing, mushing, etc.
Lastly, Nordic ski enthusiasts will appreciate the slopes and infrastructure of La Rabassa resort, linked to the Naturlandia adventure park. The latter presents a whole range of essential activities that will delight children and adults.
Naturlandia, life of adventure!
Naturlandia takes the form of a unique eco-adventure park in the world. It is a real gem dedicated to games and the discovery of nature as a family: Andorran activity and leisure par excellence!
In winter or summer you will experience unique and unforgettable experiences, surrounded by woods and animals. When there is snow, cross-country skiing and snowshoeing are inevitable.
What to do with children in summer
In summer, the diversity of opportunities is almost inexhaustible:
- Tubbies and minitubbies of variable speeds,
- Airtrekk: equilibrium course on an elevated structure more than 13 meters above the ground,
- Tobotronc: the longest alpine toboggan in the world on an impressive height difference and a descent of more than 5 kilometers.
The thermal center Caldea: spa activity and leisure in Andorra
Relaxing leisure in Andorra, the Caldea thermoludic center presents a great variety of play areas guaranteeing a perfect entertainment for the whole family. It is located in Escaldes Engordany, near Andorra la Vella.
On more than 1.000 m you will find lagoons, jacuzzis, Roman baths and massage parlors that will allow you to take a refreshing break. "Family Spa" schedules are set up to welcome everyone! Children over the age of 3 years old are welcome.
While Mom and Dad opt for a spa day, children will enjoy water and bubbles in a specially designed space for them and will be supervised by instructors.
Fun activity for children near Andorra la Vella
In the largest spa center in southern Europe, the Likids area will delight the little ones. This Andorran activity will leave beautiful memories for your children (from 3 to 8 years old) who will enjoy their first spa experience.
They will dabble in bubble baths, in the middle of the area. A beach area with soft synthetic dunes is also provided, as well as a small jacuzzi and a fitness area. Isn´t it great?
The Montmagic in Canillo
The Family Park in Canillo is another activity to do in Andorra.
Among many possibilities, you will be able to test the longest zipline in Andorra (550 m long). The speed of descent reaches 80 km / h. You will have to hang on! There will be no problem, however, the security conditions are optimal.
Multiple distractions for kids
Acrojump, the trampolines structure with giant elastics, attract people in search of acrobatics. The budding stuntmen will also have fun choosing the tubbing, which leads down a slope in inflatable wheel, or the arapahoe, a scooter pulled by dogs!
The Vallnord Mountain Park
At 2.000 meters above sea level, the Pal-Arinsal (Vallnord) estate has an impressive leisure area. Situated in Andorra, it is a place apart and is open from mid-June to mid-September. You can access the park from the La Massana cable car. The program include:
- 22 mountain bike circuits adapted to all levels,
- ball pools,
- climbing walls,
- zip lines for children and adults,
- small electric train,
A children’s area (from 18 months to 4 years old) is supervised by professionals.
Activities and leisure in Andorra are very varied and there are many others for successful holidays. If you ever think of settling in the country, Set Up, Private Concierge, is specialized in expatriation in the Principality. Do not hesitate to contact us, we will guide you in order to obtain the status of resident, looking for housing, school enrollment, registration in social security, creation of company, etc. See you soon in Andorra!