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Highlights in Pas de la Casa
- The ski resort of Grandvalira
- The shops of Sant Jordi street
- The lively nightlife of the Vagueis square
- The Lake of the Abelletes and the peaks of Envalira
- Eating on a traditional board
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Rentals and country houses in Pals de la Casa
Are you looking for cheap rentals in Pas de la Casa to spend a few days skiing in the Pyrenees? On Holidu we have a wide range of rentals located next to Grandvalira station. Fully equipped and with the necessary air conditioning facilities for you to enjoy a comfortable stay that gives you a quality rest every day when you finish practicing your favourite sport. Many of them also include parking. Ideal for those who come by car. And some also have a terrace, so you can enjoy the marvellous scenery of the snowy peaks while enjoying a hot drink inside the house. Book your holiday rental in Pas de la Casa today and enjoy an unforgettable stay!
Holidays in Pas de la Casa
The area and how to find your way around
Located in the centre-east of Andorra, on the border with France, Pas de la Casa is a beautiful town of approximately 2,400 inhabitants, belonging to the parish of Encamp. The only area in the country that faces the Atlantic slope. It shares with Soldeu the port of Envalira, the highest in the entire Pyrenees mountain range and the only one that gives way to France from Andorra. The access to the population is very good and is open almost all year round, with the exception of those moments in which extreme snowfalls occur. Thus, it is possible to arrive by car without much difficulty. In addition, since 2002 there has been a toll that avoids those areas of the port that involve greater risk. Don't wait any longer to book your holiday rental in Pas de la Casa!Pas de la Casa, a reference destination for winter sports
Pas de la Casa is a very modern town, as the locality began to be created with the transfer of the working population on the occasion of the construction of the road to France in the late 20's. However, its urban area has maintained the essence of the traditional constructions of the area. With constructions that present the architectural elements of the Pyrenees. A town that, little by little, would grow as interest in the Granvalira ski resort increased. Thus, in the 60's Pas de la Casa had already become an important tourist centre. A city of modern buildings, comfortable houses and all kinds of services designed to meet the needs of visitors. Today, the town is an important commercial centre within the country, a tourist destination of winter of reference and a showcase for mountain sports. What are you waiting for to reserve your rental in Pas de la Casa?
Types of travellers and activities
Granvalira ski resort is located only 13 km from the town, making Pas de la Casa an excellent destination for those who enjoy winter sports, especially skiing. This is the oldest station in Andorra, as it was inaugurated in 1957. It is also the largest in the country. The station is divided into three valleys: Pas de la Casa, Gran Roig and the slopes of Cubil. This fact has conditioned the existence of three different centres, which is a great advantage, as it avoids excessive agglomerations. A very complete resort that besides having a wide range of slopes for all levels, has a ski school, restaurants, discos, cafes, nursery and all kinds of services that guarantee skiers what they need to enjoy a great experience. It also offers the possibility of doing other winter sports such as snowmobiles, heli-skiing and sledding.
Did you know that Pas de la Casa is the fourth highest town in Europe? This makes the views from the mountains and from the ski resort truly breathtaking.
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Don't miss the opportunity to do this hiking route to discover the beautiful landscapes surrounding the town. An itinerary of approximately 8 km and 3 hours duration that will take you to know the beautiful Lake of the Abelletes and the peaks of Envalira, that surpasses the 2.800 metres of altitude, located very near the birth of the Ariège river. Although there are some difficult stretches, it is worth it, as you will be able to contemplate impressive postcard images that you will never forget.2. Go shopping in Sant Jordi street
Pas de la Casa is a real paradise for shopping lovers, as its streets are full of shops, especially Sant Jordi street, which is the main artery in this sense. In their shops you can buy all kinds of items and take advantage of numerous offers: snow equipment, accessories, youth fashion, electronics, etc.. One of the most outstanding places is the Gegart Record, a supermarket where you can buy high quality food products such as meat, cheese or wine.3. Enjoy the lively nightlife of the Plaza de Vagueis
In Pas de la Casa not all leisure is related to winter sports. The town is characterised by a great nightlife. With magnificent discotheques that offer fun for all tastes. With different types of environment and musical genres. The Plaza de Vagueis is the best place to enjoy it, as it is where most of the trendy places are concentrated.4. Taste its typical cuisine in a traditional embankment
Another of the main attractions of Pas de la Casa is its excellent cuisine. The best place to taste it is in a "borda", the traditional Andorran mountain house. At present, they are dedicated to offering the traveller dishes made with high quality raw materials, so many people usually make a tour of them during their stay. In Pas de la Casa we can highlight "Pairal 1630" and "Estevet". Although each one of them has its own personality, there are some dishes that have in common such as homemade sausages, Andorran churrasco and beans with chipirones. Always accompanied by exquisite vegetables and excellent wines.