Grandvalira Andorra School Ski Trips
The largest skiable area in the Pyrenees, the Grandvalira has over 200km of piste and possibly the longest season in Europe.
The Grandvalira is an ideal location for Andorra school ski trips. The state of the art infrastructure, peerless snow record and the top class ski instruction make this a stand out destination. The modern lift system means transfers skiers up the mountain so efficiently that queues never seem to form, even during peak periods.
Grandvalira Andorra School Ski Trips, the facts:
- Covered travelators for beginners
- 65% snow cannon coverage
- 112 slopes
- Long Season
- Excellent ski school
The Grandvalira is one of the best places to learn to ski. Enjoy its extensive nursery slopes, covered travelator, high speed lifts and a very attentive ski school.
For many years, Andorra was seen a less distinguished relative of the Alpine regions. It was often frequented by a more fun-loving party crowd but after a substantial facelift it has moved much more upmarket. However, it’s still affordable so makes a perfect destination for school ski trips.
Safety is of paramount importance to us and we strive to maintain the highest possible standards. In Andorra we have an excellent support infrastructure and there is always a member of our team on hand to help and guide your group during their stay.
There are lots of fun filled evening entertainment options for your students too. These include swimming, ice skating and even tax free shopping for those who want to stock up on designer brands and duty free goods.
As an all round destination, Andorra has become a wonderful proposition that caters perfectly for school ski trips/. Also, with such a long season you can ski right through from early December to the end of April.
Where it’s held
Andorra in general and the Grandvalira in particular have benefitted from a spend of over €112 million and its uprated infrastructure means that it now plays host to FIS World Cup races.
There has never been a better time to take advantage of what this wonderful region has to offer and with its fantastic transport links and Tax Free shopping we know you will make the most of your stay.
Sample Itinerary for Grandvalira Andorra School Ski Trips
Depart from school and head to Dover where you will cross the channel to Calais travelling to Andorra.
On arrival your Representative will help you get checked into the hotel. The group will have time to explore the village and acclimatise themselves in the comfortable surroundings of the hotel. As well as get their ski hire equipment fitted in house, preparing them for the following morning.
The morning you will set off on the coach to the meeting point for ski school. After a hard morning of skiing, your well-earned lunch will be a hot meal at a restaurant. Return to your lessons and enjoy the rest of the day. As with all areas of Activ4 School Tours programmes, evening entertainments will be carefully planned for your group.
Head out for another full day of fun in the snow. Grandvalira is the largest skiable area in the Pyrenees with 205 km of tree lined pistes to explore. The resort has also increased its artificial snow network and now guarantees 65% coverage from snow cannons. Tonight you may decide on an evening enjoying a quiz night at your hotel.
By now everyone will be starting to feel they are making good progress and able to get out and explore the piste on offer. This resort can ensure new skiers learn safely but can also offer experts the opportunity to perfect their technique! This evening you may opt to round off your day with a pizza night (extra cost) in the town.
After a hectic week of intense lessons the students will be desperate to show you what they can do so head on up to the mountain! Tonight would be a great night to opt to enjoy some tax free shopping in the centre of Andorra.
Unfortunately all good things have to come to an end and today is your last day. However, you still have the opportunity to hit the slopes for a final day. After dinner, board the coach, tired but happy, and ready to sleep all the way back to the UK.
The tour officially ends when you get back to the UK, but with a trip this great we are sure that it will live long in the memory.