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Small Old Town

The old town is so small I almost missed it. There are signs from the bus station directing you to... read more

Reviewed February 5, 2019
Daryl C
Danville, California
Nice but small

This is a nice district with a few charming stone buildings, with the highlight being the Andorran... read more

Reviewed September 22, 2018
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Reviewed March 9, 2019

Andorra is one of Europe's smallest countries. In Pyrinee mountains, surrounded by france and Spain, it has a mixed culture and special characteristics. People speak Catalan language, as well as Spanish and French. Many well-known ski resorts surround the capital and make Andorra a famous...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank DimitrisG17
Reviewed February 5, 2019

The old town is so small I almost missed it. There are signs from the bus station directing you to the old town just up the hill. But then the signs disappear. The old town is the left. And I went right. Don't make the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank Daryl C
Reviewed December 5, 2018

Andora, to somebody that is not from southern France or Northern Spain may sound exotic. A little princedom left alone between France and Spain. Unfortunately, what actually attracts people there is tax free shopping - it is a giant duty free shopping haven . Selling...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Ronlevk
Reviewed September 22, 2018

This is a nice district with a few charming stone buildings, with the highlight being the Andorran parliament. It is however really small.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed September 14, 2018 via mobile

I read some reviews and listened to the guy who said it’s worth a visit and many peoples reviews talked about the shopping and the Dali clock were not in the correct area. I’m glad I did! Cute although small area with lots of life...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank colleeno954
Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

Despite what other reviews say this isn’t where the funny clock sculpture is or where you buy duty free this is the old upper down up past the Pyrenees department store but on the other side of the road look for the Placa Poble or...More

Date of experience: August 2018
4  Thank barcaranger
Reviewed August 18, 2018

Ideal for buying alcohol like spirits, but the prices are similar to France for other alcoholic products like beer an wine. If buying alcohol check, allowed quantities when driving back to France and Spain; Andorra isn't in the EU!

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank annonymus800
Reviewed July 20, 2018 via mobile

Worth a short walk around the historic center of Andorra , with a small sized old town but with some nice views .

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 14, 2018

The interesting part of town is not vey big but we had lunch in the "Centro Historico" and a coffee on the Plaça de la Rotonda in front of a sculpture inspired by Dali's clock, Noblesse du temps. The driving in and out of Andorra...More

Date of experience: July 2018
4  Thank Monique649
Reviewed July 7, 2018

We came to Andorra la Vella as part of a day trip from Barcelona with Explore Catalunya. The tour also took us to Baga, Spain and Aix les Thermes, France. As a town, Andorra la Vella is pretty compact and there is not much to...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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