Why not ski Arcalis-Ordino this winter? This ski resort in the heart of the Pyrenees gives you a taste of the delightful principality of Andorra with it's half empty skiing & snowboarding pistes to enjoy - great value for money winter holidays in Andorra!
Ski Arcalis-Ordino and you get two great valleys with some excellent ski conditions throughout the season. A ski holiday in Andorra may not be your first choice - but read our review and choose a ski holiday here this winter. Easily reached via Toulousse or Barcelona airports, Arcalis has linked with the Pal ski area to form the single ski region of Vallnord. Between them they offer great skiing and boarding for all levels so you won't be disappointed.
On the slopes
If you're thinking you want to ski Arcalis, then skiers and boarders of all levels can enjoy the pistes and the ski resort. There's plenty of easy greens and blues to get you started, with some great rolling piste for cruising in the sunshine. Higher up the mountain, advanced skiers will find several black, as well as several long reds, all served by modern quad-chairs. Boarders are well catered for, with the 40,000m2 FreeStyle Area at Arinsal offering a half-pipe, and a variety of jumps and obstacles.
If you ski Arcalis-Ordino, you are also in the ski region of Vallnord.
Off the slopes
Arinsal ski resort is an attractive place to stay, with a selection of bars and restaurants to keep you happy. The locals are friendly and the drinks are cheap - what's not to enjoy? Local food is readily available, in particular seafood, shipped in from the coast each day. The capital, Andorra La Vella, is worth visiting, especially if you like shopping. You'll find all the big names - Versace, Armani, Donna Karan, Ralph Lauren, and Dolce & Gabbana - at low, duty free prices.