SNOWSHOEING: REFUGI DE LA VALL DEL RIU I WANT THE ACTIVE TOURISM APP

SNOWSHOEING: REFUGI DE LA VALL DEL RIU

Canillo

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DifficultyModerate
Distance3.77 km
Altitude difference+360 m / -360 m

Canillo


A route of moderate difficulty that runs through the bucolic valley of Riu, located in the parish of Canillo. 

It offers some unique views where you can marvel at the wonderful bordes of Armiana, borde del Mora and the Riu Valley cabin, a mountain hut refuge for eight people situated at 2,260 metres, on the hillside of the Pic del Estanyó.

STARTING POINT

Take the CG-2 towards Canillo. When you reach the village of Canillo, at km 10, turn left at the roundabout towards Ordino on the Coll d’Ordino road (CS-240). At kilometre point 3.8 you will spot a trail on the right-hand side. An information sign indicates the start of the trail.

Ascent time: 2 hr
Descent time: 1 hr 30 min

Positive elevation change: 360 m (outward)
Negative elevation change: 360 m (return)

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ACTIVITIES YOU CAN DO VERY NEARBY

The traditional bordes

THE TRADITIONAL BORDES

THE TRADITIONAL BORDES

If you want to try the best Andorran cuisine, reserve your table now at one of the country's traditional bordes.

Palau de Gel - Activities

PALAU DE GEL

PALAU DE GEL

The Palau de Gel in Canillo offers a whole range of activities for all ages. Come and discover it with your family or friends and have fun!

Collet de Montaup viewpoint

COLLET DE MONTAUP VIEWPOINT

COLLET DE MONTAUP VIEWPOINT

The Collet de Montaup viewpoint is at an altitude of 1,946 metres on the CS-240, at Km 6-7 in the parish of Canillo.

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Water polo and canoe polo

WATER POLO AND CANOE POLO

WATER POLO AND CANOE POLO

The Palau de Gel offers you the chance to try two water sports with a difference: water polo and canoe polo.

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Paragliding flight

PARAGLIDING FLIGHT

PARAGLIDING FLIGHT

Andorra’s ski domains offer you the chance to try this activity.

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