CASTANYADES 2016

CASTANYADES 2016

The  31/10/2016

Ordino, La Massana, Encamp, Pas de la Casa, Escaldes-Engordany ( ENC, ORD, MAS, ESC )


Different popular “castanyades” are held in Andorra for All Saints.


The so-called “Castanyada” is a deep-rooted traditional festival in the Principality, this year held on Monday  31 October, whose origins date back to an ancient funeral ritual.

Apart from chestnuts (Castanyes – which give the festival its name), the sweet almond “panellets” and sweet potatoes are also on the menu, with muscatel wine.

Popular “Castanyades”

In Encamp, in Plaça de Sant Miquel, at 7 p.m. 
In El Pas de la Casa, in Plaça de l’Església at 8 p.m. 
More information: Tel. (+376) 731 490. 

In Ordino, in the Plaça Major at 9 p.m.
More information: Tel. (+376) 878 100. 

In La Massana, in Pl. de les Fontetes, at 9 p.m.
More informatin: Tel. (376) 835 693.

In Escaldes-Engordany, in Plaça dels dos Valires, at 9.30 p.m. Organised by the Associació dels Amics del Pont dels Escalls.
More information: Tel. (+376) 890 890.


ACTIVITIES YOU CAN DO VERY NEARBY

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SNOW BIKES ON THE PERMANENT CIRCUIT AT PORT D’ENVALIRA

SNOW BIKES ON THE PERMANENT CIRCUIT AT PORT D’ENVALIRA

At the Port d’Envalira mountain pass there is the Agència Armengol permanent snow bike circuit installed for you to enjoy this activity.

Snow Driving al Grandvalira Circuit, port d’Envalira

SNOW DRIVING

SNOW DRIVING

The Snow Driving programme is a new driving school concept which teaches participants how to drive on ice. 

Tubbing in Grandvalira

TUBBING IN GRANDVALIRA

TUBBING IN GRANDVALIRA

In Grandvalira you can enjoy tubing, one of the resort's most entertaining activities for the entire family.

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Discover the countryside of Andorra in three house museums

RURAL HABITAT CIRCUIT

RURAL HABITAT CIRCUIT

Get to know traditional Andorra with this tour of houses made into museums—testimonies to the way life used to be

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Snowshoeing at Vallnord

SNOWSHOEING AT VALLNORD

SNOWSHOEING AT VALLNORD

Snowshoes are the comfortable and easy way to approach nature in the winter.

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RESTAURANTS FOR ALL TASTES NEARBY

Restaurant Hotel Univers

RESTAURANT HOTEL UNIVERS

RESTAURANT HOTEL UNIVERS

The restaurant of the Hotel Univers serves home cooking à la carte and on a menu and is in the centre of Encamp.

Restaurant La Cuina d'en Joan

RESTAURANT LA CUINA D'EN JOAN

RESTAURANT LA CUINA D'EN JOAN

Restaurant La Cuina d'en Joan is in the centre of the village of La Massana. 

Bar Restaurant Buratino

BAR RESTAURANT BURATINO

BAR RESTAURANT BURATINO

The Buratino bar and restaurant seats up to 40 people and is in the town of La Massana, in the parish of the same name.

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