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Different views and scenes of life in Andorra

Introduction to Andorra
An intereeting video from Orica Green Edge Cycling team
Geography and the Terrain of Andorra

Andorra is a small, landlocked country in south-western Europe, located in the eastern Pyrenees mountain range and bordered by Spain and France. With an area of 468 km², it is the sixth smallest country in Europe and also the largest of the European microstates.

Andorra consists predominantly of rugged mountains, the highest being the Coma Pedrosa at 2,942 metres (9,652 ft.), and the average elevation of Andorra is 1,996 metres (6,549 ft.).  These are dissected by three narrow valleys in a Y shape that combine into one as the main stream, the Gran Valira river, leaves the country for Spain (at Andorra's lowest point of 840 m/2,756 ft.).

A Beautiful and Diverse Country
It's not often that Andorra makes it to the world headlines!!
Different views of Andorra (please allow to load)

Summer hiking in the mountains and lakes.

Winter skiing in Andorra

map of andorra
Our National Symbol

The National Symbol of Andorra is the Isard.
This beauty was photographed from my garden
on 13th Jan 2010.

I named him "Dobbin"

Some Facts about Andorra.....

Location: Southwestern Europe, between France and Spain

Geographic coordinates: 42 30 N, 1 30 E

Area: total: 468 sq km land

Land boundaries: total: 120.3 km border countries: France 56.6 km, Spain 63.7 km

Climate: temperate; snowy, cold winters and warm, dry summers

: rugged mountains dissected by narrow valleys

Elevation extremes: lowest point: Riu Runer 840 m highest point: Coma Pedrosa 2,946 m

photos andora
views andorra residency
Average Temperatures

The Andorran Tourist Board gives the following
information. Maximum temperature, in Celsius, is
followed by minimum.

Andorra La Vella Fireworks
horse in mountain
A new interactive map of walking routes in Andorra

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