What To Do in Andorra

Andorra is a great place for hiking. The point of departure is the town of Arinsal at the foot of the Coma Pedrosa (2’942m) and the Pic de Medecourbe (2’914m).

Treks from Arinsal (1’500m) – Pic de Sanfons (2’888m, 4h45, climb 1’310m, medium until the hut, difficult on the ridge). View on the Coma Pedrosa, the valley of Tor, the lakes of Baiau in Spain as well as on the Pallars mountains. Mountain hut and lake on the way. Parking at Torrent Ribal 1580m.

Pic de Medecourbe 2’914m 4h30, climb 1’335m, medium until the hut increasing to difficult on the ridge). A classic! Mountain hut half-way up, lakes and a breathtaking view over the valley of Arinsal, Boet and Vicdessos (France). Parking at Torrent Ribal 1580m.
Pic de Coma Pedrosa 2’942m 4h30, climb 1’370m, medium until the lake, difficult on the ridge). The highest mountain in Andorra. Mountain hut half way up, lakes. Beautiful view of the surrounding summits, the valley of Arinsal and to the West, the Maladeta and Ecantats massifs. Parking at Torrent Ribal 1580m.
Montmantell lakes and the Pic del Pla de l’Estany 2’859m 4h20, climb 1’280m, medium). Mountain hut half-way up, lakes, magnificient view over the Ariège mountains in France and over Andorra. Parking at Torrent Ribal 1580m.

Arinsal – Percanela – les Fonts – Pla de l’Estany – Arinsal circuit 2’055m 4h30, climb 670m, medium) 2 mountain huts. Very pleasant circuit which one can do either way. Lovely views of the Coma Pedrosa via the imposing natural amphitheater of Les Fonts. A few bordas (farm houses) on the way, some renovated, some in ruins. Parking at Arinsal 1466m.
Cami del coll de les Cases 1’950m 1h40, climb 490m, medium).

Panoramic view over the Ordino mountains and la Massana. Ideal picnic and meditation site. One can continue along the GR11 to Arans (parking at Mas de Ribafeta 1466m) but transport back to Arinsal must be provided.