Where is Andorra? The trip started as a question. As it turns out, located high in the Pyrenees Mountains is the tiny principality of Andorra. It’s the 179th largest country in the world, which is to say, it’s one of the smallest. Actually, it is the 16th smallest by size and is the 11th smallest by population. This means much of Andorra is sparsely populated. Despite its limited size, there are lots of great things to do in Andorra and the surrounding countryside.
Andorra has both natural beauty in the mountains and cultural attractions in the capital, Andorra la Vella. This tiny little country makes a great weekend getaway from anywhere in Europe.
Things to Do in Andorra la Vella
Hike the Trails
Andorra is a mountainous paradise and welcomes hikers and trekkers of all abilities. There are over 50 trail routes for Andorra’s only UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Ski the Mountain Slopes
Andorra can be quiet in the summer, but in winter, the principality comes to life. It is a winter sports playground and skiing is one of the most popular things to do in Andorra. Most skiers make their way to the