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Always thinking of you

At Grandvalira, we are always thinking of you. That is why we want to always offer you unique experiences. The largest resort in southern Europe continues to innovate and improve so that you can enjoy its more than 210 kilometers of marked slope , in addition to the wide gastronomic selection, the day and night activities, the ski schools and many more attractions. The Grandvalira ski pass also includes access to the Ordino Arcalís station where you can enjoy the best freeride and experience exhilarating freedom.

Ski and snowboard school

More than 500 certifiedsnow ambassadors are ready to accompany you so that you can learn to master winter sports. Private and group classes are the ideal tools for beginners: have fun and learn at the same time! If you are already a veteran but want to perfect your technique, we have the Top Class instructors at your disposal. And if you are looking for new experiences, do not hesitate to try the Top Race experience where we teach you to ski like a real professional competitor.  Six centers, lessons in six languages and one of the most internationally recognized schools; why not sign up?

Children’s school

At Grandvalira, we have a wide variety of services specifically adapted to the little skiers, so that they can enjoy like never before. Specialized instructors in our kindergartens and snow gardens, private and group ski lessons, seven kids’ themed circuits and so much fun that they won’t want to leave!

Freeride, Freestyle and ski touring

There are plenty of ways to enjoy freedom, come and discover yours! Freeride: pure adrenaline, powder snow enveloping you and tracks designed just for you. Are you one of those people, always looking for new ways to feel free? We understand your desire. That’s why, in our schools you will find specialized instructors to teach you the techniques with safety equipment so you can achieve freedom. Freestyle: the indescribable sensation of flying and touching the sky is possible in the three Grandvalira snowparks, one of which operates at night! Ski touring: feel the freedom by reaching the most emblematic peaks in the domain with our mountain guides.

Adventure activities

There are many ways to have fun in the snow! Discover them with our adventure activities suitable for both young and for all ages : the Magic Gliss mountain slide which you can now enjoy in virtual reality with 3D glasses, the 550 m zip line, snowmobiles, mushing, tubing, the Snake Gliss and much more!

Eating out

Grandvalira has more than 60 places to eat distributed throughout the area: a wide gastronomic selection that caters to all tastes and needs. You can choose from an outdoor terrace with panoramic views of the Andorran Pyrenees to the warmth of a fireplace in a traditional borda (hut). The specialty catering at the station offers delicious gourmet options with the top market cuisines and high-quality mountain touches. And for an unforgettable dining experience, also discover our nighttime dinner events.

Mountain details

Difference in altitude 
930 m (2,640 m - 1,710 m) 
3,050 ft (8,660 ft - 5,610 ft) 

Skiable area 
1,926 ha (4,760 acres)* 
210 km of ski runs (134 miles) 

76 Lifts 

Passenger capacity 
120.645 skiers/hour 

139 Slopes 
· 24 green 
· 54 blue 
· 42 red 
· 19 black 

Snowmaking network 
66% of the total surface area covered by snow canons 

Competition 
3 World Cup slopes 

Freeride areas 

3 Freestyle areas 
· Snowpark El Tarter (El Tarter sector) 
· Sunrise park by Henrik Harlaut (Grau Roig sector) 
· Sunset park by Henrik Harlaut (Peretol sector) 

1 Permanent boardercross 

Ski touring circuits 

1 Continually timed run 

Ski and snowboard school 
7 centres, more than 500 instructors 

Freestyle and Freeride school 

8 beginner areas 

Children school 
4 crèches and 7 snow gardens 

6 Themed children’s ski areas 
· Kids forest: Encamp sector (Cortals zone), Grau Roig sector (Coma III i Piolet zone), Pas de la Casa sector (Abelletes zone) 
· Mon(t) Magic: Canillo sector (El Forn zone) 
· Bababoom Circus: El Tarter sector 
· Yôkai: Soldeu sector 

Adventure activities 
· Paintball 
· Orienteering circuits 
· Archery and rifle shooting 
· 2 mushing circuits (dog sledges) 
· 4 snowshoe circuits 
· 1 snowmobile circuit 
· 1 cross-country skiing circuit 
· 1 multi-adventure circuit 
· 1 paragliding centre 
· 1 helicopter flight pad 
· 1 Mountain Slide 
· Snow tubbing 
· 1 zip line 
· 1 Snake gliss (consists of a number of articulated sleds) 

More than 60 catering establishments 

5 Medical centres 

19 Car parks 

13 outdoor and 6 covered

Discover the summer in Grandvalira

In the Soldeu area, the highest golf course in the entire Pyrenees awaits you at 2250 m above sea level. This 9-hole course, par 33, has a length of 2,590 m and an area of 16 hectares: perfect for beginners as we have a golf school to get started, and as well as for experts who will be able to enjoy playing golf with exceptional views.

In the Canillo area, the Magic Mountain Family Park is the ideal place to enjoy with family or friends: adrenaline, fun and a multitude of activities at an altitude of 2000 m! The 550 m-long zip line, the kayaks and canoes, the BigAirbag are just a part of the thrill. And this season, a novelty awaits: the Magic Gliss mountain slide equipped with 3D glasses to enjoy a virtual reality experience.

Encamp sector has numerous activities for all the family. The Funicamp experience is a great gateway to the wealth and the history of the Pyrenean environment and countryside. In just 25 minutes, you come to an altitude of 2,502 m, where you can enjoy diverse activities on foot as well as routes in a 4x4 bus and a guide. At the intermediate station of the Funicamp you can enjoy a stroll through the Els Cortals Valley, or go walking. 

In the Pessons area of Grau Roig there are various activities, such as hiking, fishing and trips in 4 x 4 vehicles, while enjoying magnificent views. To finish off, you can taste the best high-altitude cuisine in a unique setting. Those who love the mountains can discover the Illa Refuge in the Madriu-Perafita- Claror Valley, which was declared World Heritage by UNESCO in 2004, in the natural landscape category. 

Epic Andorra brings nature closer to visitors in an exclusive way with a luxurious level of services and quality, offering experiences in exceptional accommodations (Mountain Huts) that are accompanied by activities, trips and adventures in the mountains specially designed to suit each client.