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El Vilar Destination Guide

Delve into El Vilar in Andorra!

El Vilar in the region of Parròquia de Canillo is a city in Andorra - some 6 mi (or 10 km) North-East of Andorra la Vella, the country's capital.

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Current time in El Vilar is now 01:32 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Andorra" with an UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Toulouse, Lyon, Limoges, Clermont-Ferrand, Carcassonne or Barcelona. While being here, make sure to check out Vila, Sornas, Segudet, El Tarter, Sant Joan de Caselles and Canillo as well. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Videos

Andorra Arinsal snowboarding jan 2009

03:31 min ( January 26, 2009 by IQOFAPLANT)
Views: 2,119 - Rating: 5/5

A few days into the holiday and our first time on a mountain,,love it!

Léo Urban Parkour 2009

00:47 min ( April 08, 2010 by Parkour Andorra)
Views: 905 - Rating: 5/5

El viaje cobra vida


Little Europe: Andorra

02:10 min ( October 21, 2009 by RickSteves)
Views: 65,731 - Rating: 4.96273/5

Just little more than a generation ago, Andorra morphed from a rough-and-tumble smugglers' haven to a high tech, high altitude shoppers' haven, with pockets of old-world charm hiding out in the town c...

GRAND VALIRA Andorra Canillo Soldeu pas ...

09:55 min ( February 11, 2008 by MINIMALIST9PLUS)
Views: 5,611 - Rating: 3/5

Me and Tim taking it easy on the way home, after an excellent holiday we returned to Tenerife. Andorra Rocks. GRAND VALIRA


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Interesting facts about this location

Our Lady of Meritxell

Our Lady of Meritxell is an Andorran Roman Catholic statue depicting an apparition of the Virgin Mary. Our Lady of Meritxell is the patron saint of Andorra. The original statue dates from the late 12th century. However, the chapel in which it was housed burned down on September 8 and 9, 1972, and the statue was destroyed. A replica can be found in the new Meritxell Chapel, designed in 1976 by Ricardo Bofill.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 42.57, 1.61 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Andorran culture, Buildings and structures in Andorra, Marian apparitions, Religion in Andorra, Roman Catholic Church in Andorra, Statues of the Virgin Mary, Visitor attractions in Andorra

Soldeu

Soldeu is a village and ski resort in the parish of Canillo, Andorra.

More reading: Soldeu homepage
Located at 42.57, 1.61 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Andorra, Pyrenees, Ski areas and resorts in Andorra

El Serrat

El Serrat is a mountain village in the parish of Ordino, Andorra. It is at an elevation of 1,540 metres . It is a popular destination for skiers.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 42.57, 1.61 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Andorra

Encamp

Encamp is one of the parishes of Andorra, located on the Valira d'Orient river. It is also the name of the main town in the parish. Other settlements include Vila, El Pas de la Casa, Grau Roig, el Tremat, la Mosquera and Les Bons. As of 2004, it has about 11,800 inhabitants. The center of the municipality lies 1,300 metres above sea level. The highest mountain in the parish is Pic dels Pessons .

More reading: Encamp homepage
Located at 42.57, 1.61 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Encamp, Parishes of Andorra, Populated places in Andorra

Madriu-Perafita-Claror Valley

The Madriu-Perafita-Claror Valley (Catalan: Vall del Madriu-Perafita-Claror) is a glacial valley in the southeast of Andorra. It covers an area of 42.47 km², approximately 9% of the total area of Andorra, and is part of the second largest watershed basin in Andorra. The isolated valley is recognised as a haven for rare or endangered wildlife, and the undeveloped valley has recently been considered to be the "spiritual heart" of Andorra.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 42.57, 1.61 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Landforms of Andorra, World Heritage Sites in Andorra