High up in the heart of the Pyrenees Mountains sits Canillo, an Andorran resort with plenty on offer. Being 2 km up in the mountains, this fantastic resort has great snow cover for skiers and absolutely stunning panoramic views. As it’s is part of the Grandvalira ski resorts, visitors to this small area have access to 192 km of downhill skiing across 286 individual pistes, ranging from beginner to expert slopes.
If you’d rather trade out snow for ice, the Palau de Gel has loads on offer for a great day out. This entertainment complex has an Olympic-sized rink that’s surrounded by a swimming pool, a restaurant and a bar. On the rink, not only can you try your hand at ice skating, you can also enjoy ice karting or take a skating masterclass. Aside from all these activities, Canillo is also a great place to explore. There’s waterfalls at the Cascada Riu d’Urina to climb, alpine trails to follow, and wondrous historical architecture to admire.
One of the parishes of Andorra, Canillo is part of the popular ski resort Grandvalira. If you’re a skiing enthusiast, this is the place to be, with 192 km of downhill slopes and 66 ski lifts. There’s even a ski lift pass with access to other ski and Grandvalira snowboarding resorts, ideal for those wanting to really explore this stunning area. With reliable snow cover and spectacular views, Canillo is sure to please both snow lovers and skiing beginners.
Outside of skiing hours, the resort of Canillo itself is a tranquil and picturesque setting for idyllic evenings. Or if you feel like venturing out, Andorra la Vella is nearby with its rich history and vibrant culture. Lovers of art and museums will be in their element here and those looking to explore the culture of the region will be fascinated by the ancient monuments, local tours and regular festivals.
To begin your trip to Canillo, bordered by both Spain and France, booking your Canillo transfers from Barcelona or Girona Airport with hoppa is the first step. The airport will be bustling with tourists heading to the many nearby resorts, and you won’t want to get swept up in the chaos. Book with hoppa and save stress, time and money.
Canillo is completely unique and an ideal place to go for a holiday with the family. To get here, simply fly into Girona or Barcelona Airport, where you can catch one of our speedy Canillo transfers. We’ll make sure get you from Spain to Andorra with time and money to spare.