SNOWSHOEING: ESTALL SERRER - VALL DEL MADRIU I WANT THE ACTIVE TOURISM APP

SNOWSHOEING: ESTALL SERRER - VALL DEL MADRIU

Escaldes-Engordany

I WANT THE ACTIVE TOURISM APP
DifficultyModerate
Distance7,22 km
Altitude difference+585 m / -585 m

Escaldes-Engordany


The Madriu Valley was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2004. 

The valley features stunning glacial scenery and is completely remote, set in a truly idyllic spot. Discover bordes (huts), queserías (dairies) and the remains of valley forges - clear examples of the resources in the High Pyrenean region - at the starting point and from about 8 km. Experience 600 metres of altitude difference, characterised by a gentle incline. 

STARTING POINT

Engolasters trail car park

ASCENT AND DESCENT TIMES (taking into account speed in snowshoes and touring skis)
Ascent time: 3 hr 15 min
Descent time: 2 hr 45 min

Positive elevation change: 585 m
Negative elevation change: 585 m

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ACTIVITIES YOU CAN DO VERY NEARBY

Tourist bus route 2: Landscapes and the Urban Environment

TOURIST BUS ROUTE 2: LANDSCAPES AND THE URBAN ENVIRONMENT

TOURIST BUS ROUTE 2: LANDSCAPES AND THE URBAN ENVIRONMENT

Route 2 of the Andorra Tourist Bus will take us along this route to discover the energy resources from rural Andorra up to the present-day.

Encamp viewpoint

ENCAMP VIEWPOINT

ENCAMP VIEWPOINT

Encamp viewpoint is at an altitude of 1,374 metres on the CG-2, at Km 6-7 in the parish of Encamp.

Camí Hidroelèctric d’Engolasters

CAMÍ HIDROELÈCTRIC D’ENGOLASTERS

CAMÍ HIDROELÈCTRIC D’ENGOLASTERS

The ‘Camí hidroelèctric d’Engolasters’, a tour of the production of electricity.

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Sa Calma viewpoint

SA CALMA VIEWPOINT

SA CALMA VIEWPOINT

The Sa Calma viewpoint is at an altitude of 1,117 metres, on Av. Sant Jaume in the parish of Escaldes-Engordany.

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World Heritage in Andorra

WORLD HERITAGE IN ANDORRA

WORLD HERITAGE IN ANDORRA

Discover the elements of our culture and natural surroundings that have been recognised internationally by UNESCO.

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MORE MOUNTAIN ROUTES AROUND YOU

Ruta BTT d'Engolasters

MTB TRAIL ENGOLASTERS

Encamp

Via ferrada Roc d'Esquers

THE ROC DELS ESQUERS IRON WAY

Escaldes-Engordany

The Lake Engolasters route in detail

HIKING: ROUTE TO LAKE ENGOLASTERS

Encamp

Ruta BTT Passeig del Riu

MTB TRAIL PASSEIG DEL RIU

Andorra la Vella

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