Soldeu: 1,800m, El Tarter: 1,710m
Toulouse 3 hrs
· small beer £2.00 · cup of coffee £2.00 · glass of coke £2.00 · sandwich £5.00 · pizza £7.00 · loaf of bread £1.50 · bottle of house wine £6
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So what's it like?
For its size, the GrandValira ski area is comparable to many resorts in the Alps
Soldeu and El Tarter are part of the world famous Grandvalira ski area offering and extensive 210km of pisted runs. Soldeu offers an attractive village vibe and excellent facilities for families coupled with some lively evening après. El Tarter is a superb village in its own right, with a more relaxed atmosphere and its own small selection of restaurants and bars.
Set in the Andorran Pyrénées, the fantastic modern lift system effortlessly links both Soldeu and El Tarter ski areas giving access to 210km of piste with a good choice for all abilities. The superb ski schools benefit for instruction by native English speakers. Soldeu has led the way in Andorra's transition from a budget to quality ski destination with its excellent choice of high standard accommodation.
Why not book our superb value 'First time' ski pack offer? The impressive English-speaking ski school (recently voted the best in Europe!), and easy nursery slopes on the Pla dels Espiolets at the middle station will ensure that you soon progress to the long, sweeping runs from Solana del Forn.
With predominantly red and blue runs, Soldeu is a great resort for intermediates. Try skiing the Riba Escorxada valley, known as the ‘Bowl’.
Take advantage of your GrandValira pass and ski the whole area. Test your off-piste skills in Grau Roig, or bash down the bumps to Soldeu village on the ‘Llebre’ or ‘Avet’ runs.
Lively nightlife in Soldeu with numerous bars and discos to choose from. Try: • The Villager • Aspen • The Harp • Pussycats
El Tarter is not as lively, however there are still a number of bars and a nightclub. Try: • Dylan's for cocktails • Nemo's nightclub
Caldea thermal spa (Andorra La Vella, superb sports centre with ice-skating, indoor swimming-pool & squash (located in Canillo, 10 minutes’ bus ride away), skidooing, dog sledding,
There is a huge variety of reasonably priced and good value for money restaurants, with a typical 3-course meal from €18. Try Solineu, Slim Jims and Cort Popaire (book your table).
Special offers for holidays between Dec 2013 to Apr 2014
Kids ski free: Free lift pass for child aged 6-11 years. Free lift pass for children aged 5 and under (available in resort). Free helmet for children when pre-booking skis & boots.
Senior savers: Free lift pass for seniors aged 70 years and over (available in resort).