Pas de la Casa in Catalonia's mountains is the sole crossing point between Andorra and France, which gives it a special status and significant commercial activity. Incidentally, French is more commonly spoken here than Catalan. The village sits at an elevation of around 2,000 m and has about 3,000 inhabitants all year round.
Young and lively resort
There are lots of advantages to spending your ski holiday in Pas de la Casa. The resort offers a wide selection of accommodation to suit every budget, from less expensive apartment complexes to 4-star luxury hotels.
There is no shortage of shopping opportunities in the village, with stores selling perfumes, clothing, ski rentals and jewellery, etc. Thanks to the reduced taxes applied to certain categories of goods, there are some real deals to be had here.
When it comes to dining, your options include sampling the local specialities in traditional restaurants that serve tapas and other Spanish dishes. In total, there are some 60 restaurants to choose from!
Granvalira ski area
The Granvalira ski area is one of the largest in southern Europe with 200 km of well-groomed pistes and a large network of snow cannons. In this resort, facilities and climate combine to guarantee excellent snow cover throughout the winter.
Beginners and children are fabulously catered for in the resort’s seven ski schools and seven kid's snow clubs where 400 qualified instructors are on hand to assist learners.
Good to know
- Busy shopping resort with a multitude of shops and retail outlets
- The largest ski area in southern Europe
Going to Andorre this winter ? Rent your skis at Netski ! Our Pas de la Case, Canillo, El Tarter and Ordino stores will be pleased to welcome you !
For your ski rental in Pas de la Casa, remember to pre-book your equipment on netski.com! You’ll benefit from discounts throughout the season, with offers of up to 50% off your ski equipment.