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Forget fun in the sun, it’s time to look ahead to the rest of the year and indulge in the latest chic-holiday du jour, the ski trip.
Skiing is a popular type of holiday, and perfect for getting away with your friends. While you might be tempted to hop on a plane to the Alps, there’s another incredible skiing destination waiting for you in Europe. ‘Tell me more about Andorra’, you ask? Here’s what you need to know about one of Europe’s best-kept skiing secrets.
A hop, skip and a plane ride away
The hop and the skip might be unnecessary to get to Andorra, as the flight time is so short, it won’t be long until you reach your destination. While there’s no airport in Andorra itself (the entire country is approximately a third of London), you can get to the country easily by flying to either Barcelona or Toulouse. In around two hours from the UK, flying is perhaps the best way to get to Andorra.
It’s an affordable place to ski
Let’s face it, not everyone has the finances to make an annual ski trip possible, Between all of the equipment and clothing, the cost of your trip can soon add up. The good news, however, is that Andorra is one of the most affordable European skiing destinations. Lift passes are reasonable, as is the accommodation. If you book now at www.pasdelacasa.com/holidays/, you can take advantage of the best deals available, before they go up in price at the end of the summer. Accommodation prices vary, so depending on your budget you can enjoy both luxury and more affordable pricing options.
The nightlife is fantastic
While heading out onto the slopes, many of your favourite skiing memories will come from the nightlife. El Pas de la Casa, in particular, is famed for its après-ski offering, and it’s safe to say that you won’t be getting bored out there. Take a look at what’s in store with some fantastic recommendations for bars and restaurants in Pas de la Casa to enjoy during your visit. If you book a chalet for you and your group, you can also enjoy your own fun in luxurious surroundings.
More than just skiing
While skiing will be the main purpose of your Andorra visit, there is also a lot more to see and do. As a small country, you can explore a lot of Andorra easily, taking in the incredible Romanesque architecture as you visit the towns and villages. Shopping in the country’s capital Andorra la Vella is a must, with some excellent tax reductions making many goods more affordable than back home.
Whatever your holiday preference, consider giving skiing a go this winter. You can’t go wrong with skiing as a fun festive trip to enjoy with your friends, and if you book now, you’ll be able to pick up some great deals. Book your ski trip to Andorra today and be a part of one of Europe’s best-kept secrets.