Historical Centre of Andorra la Vella

Discover history, tradition and culture as you stroll around the Old Town of Andorra la Vella, visiting its architectural, sculptural and pictorial heritage. The Old Town has not changed with time: narrow streets, tiny squares and low-rise buildings, with shops devoted to traditional trade, serving the local people, and hotels and restaurants that have been open for centuries.

Visit to the Casa de la Vall included.

Itinerari Centre històric i romànic d’Andorra la Vella

The historical Romanesque centre of Andorra la Vella

Discover history, tradition and culture as you walk through Andorra la Vella, seeing its legacy of architecture, sculpture and painting, including a tour of the chapel of Sant Andreu and the church of Sant Esteve.

The chapel of Sant Andreu is a small, rectangular building with a semi-circular apse containing elements from the Romanesque period, while the church of Sant Esteve boasts a highly-sculpted Romanesque apse, the largest in Andorra.

 

Music in the Historic Centre

If you want to explore the city and find out more about its history, culture and traditions, there is no better way than being led through the Historic Centre of Andorra la Vella by an expert guide. You will also be able to enjoy the morning organ concerts at Sant Esteve Church for 30 minutes. The great organ in the Archpriestal Church of Sant Esteve, Andorra la Vella, was built by organ maker Georges Danion (1922–2005) and installed in Andorra la Vella in 1991.

Discover History of Santa Coloma

Taking us back in time, our route leads us into the Valley of Santa Coloma as we admire the exterior of one of the oldest and most icònic Pre-Romanesque churches in the Pyrenees and discover nature as we reach the archaeological site of La Roureda de La Margineda, a medieval city according to the latest research.

Visit to the Espai Columba and the video mapping of the Santa Coloma Church is included.

Itineraris Ser apicultor per un dia, tota una experiència

Be a beekeeper for a day, an unforgettable experience

Make the most of the guided tour round the town of Santa Colomato enjoy the experience of beekeeping for a day.

All equipment will be provided so you can discover how bees live, close-up, with an explanation of the whole process of collecting honey.

You’ll be amazed!

A journey through history and legends

A dramatised tour of the Barri Antic neighbourhood, recreating the adventures of three characters who are on the run from the authorities. The three join a group of visitors, hiding among them and touring the streets with them.
Great fun as you discover buildings, streets, history and legends.

—Visit in Spanish

L’Anton Fiter i Rossell expects a visit

L’Anton Fiter i Rossell expects a visit Anton Fiter i Rossell, a former episcopal vicar and the author of the famous Manual Digest, is waiting anxiously for a former fellow student at the University of Huesca.

He wants to show him the country, but Dr. Picatoste, his friend, is no longer that good-natured young man with whom he shared the classroom.

A dramatised tour of the Barri Antic, visit in Spanish

The Saint, the Russian and the count

Dramatised tour of Santa Coloma. In a most unusual visit, three icònic Santa Coloma characters guide us around the village as we learn aboutsome of the most memorable episodes in the history of Andorra.

Visit in Catalan.

Itinerari Ioga al bosc Negre

Yoga in Bosc Negre forest

We offer this special experience - a yoga session in Bosc Negre forest.

The combination of closeness to nature and yoga practice allows you to enjoy the benefits of both the mountains and sport, in good company.
An expert guide will lead you to the Bosc Negre woods.

Bring all necessary yoga equipment.

The green lung of the city and a visit to Portal de la Vall

Routes along the Rec del Solà path, which is a part of the Green Ring project, to discover agricultural and livestock farming and learn about changes in traditions and the economy, as well as solutions to natural risks.

Portal de la Vall is the visitors’ centre for the valley of Madriu-Perafita-Claror. Here you can find extensive information about the valley and watch the documentary made for the 10th anniversary of the valley’s admission to the UNESCO World Heritage List, offering a 20-minute virtual tour and details of its treasures.

The viewpoints of the Obaga of Andorra la Vella

Relatively flat itinerary that allows an easy discovery of the viewpoints of Roc de Senders, the Bosc Negre Forest, the Roc de Palomera, and the Roc de Solobre. The viewpoints provide breathtaking views of Andorra la Vella. The access to the viewpoints will lead you amid different forests. Along the itinerary you will see archaeological remains and drystone walls, and observe the particular fauna and flora of the area.

Itinerari per la vall d’Enclar

Enclar Valley Trail

Be led by an ecotourism guide through the Enclar Valley, an Andorran region of great natural worth and home to the largest population of izards, in terms of both habitat area and number of izards. Taking us back in time, our route leads us into the Valley of Santa Coloma as we admire the exterior of one of the oldest and most icònic Pre-Romanesque churches in the Pyrenees and discover nature as we reach the Enclar Valley.

 

Immerse yourself in natureat Madriu-Perafita-Claror Valley

A route designed to help you discover the area’s mountainous scenery and vegetation, with deciduous forests, lush and green in the summer, and a soundtrack of the area’s local birds, like the robin, blackcap and blackbird, among others. Prat Primer is one of the entry points to the Madriu-Perafita-Claror natural area, named a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2006.

Open-air Geology Museum: Rocks in the Street

Rock garden
Located in the Parc Central, in this “Garden” you can find examples of the rocks which are found in Andorra. The Rock Garden is accompanied by a series of panels which tell us about rocks in general.

Geological itinerary
The itinerary has several stopping places, always in front of a building. At each stop a panel asks you to observe a detail of the rock used in the building.

Granite architecture itinerary
This itinerary also has various stops where you are shown buildings which belong to “granite architecture”. At these stops, you will see typical features of this architectural current and its importance in the Andorran context.

Information and booking

Prior booking and limited places
-10 year-old + 65 year-old – Free
Casa la Vall: 2,5 € (+65 years old )

TOURIST OFFICE
Plaça de la Rotonda, s/n
AD500 Andorra la Vella
Tel : (+376)750100
Info@oficinaturisme.ad
www.andorralavella.ad

Opening hours
9:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m. Monday to Saturday – 9:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m. Sunday

Tips of items to bring
Wear a good pair of shoes; bring a cap and water.

Horaris

Hivern:
Del 12 de setembre al 30 de juny
De dilluns a divendres de 9 a 20 h
Dissabtes de 9 a 21 h
Diumenges de 9 a 14 h

Estiu:
De l’1 de juliol al 12 de setembre De dilluns a dissabte de 9 a 21 h Diumenges de 9 a 19 h

Tancat l’1 de gener, el 14 de març, el 8 de setembre i el 25 de desembre

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