With an extension of 110 km², Canillo is the largest parish of the seven that make up Andorran territory and one of the highest in the country. Located in the northeast of the Principality, Canillo has preserved, almost intact, some beautiful places that make this territory an enviable natural environment.
Gateway to Grandvalira
Despite presenting the lowest population figure in the whole country, with only 4,360 inhabitants, the population of Canillo increases markedly during the winter months, just when the first snowfall gives the start of the ski season in Grandvalira, the largest ski area in southern Europe. And it is not for less, because with Soldeu, Tarter and Canillo, the parish offers several entrances to the station. In addition to these locations, other territories such as Ransol, Prats or Meritxell are also part of the Canillian territorial map.
Attractions for all tastes
This parish, like all those that make up the Principality, offers all kinds of attractions for potential residents who are interested in buying a flat in Canillo. So, over the years. Canillo has established itself as an ideal parish for families, as it offers a wide range of attractions and leisure services geared towards adults and children.
Palau de Gel of Andorra
Within this installation, of 8,000 m², you can do all kinds of activities to enjoy them with family or with friends. Undoubtedly, the main attraction is the ice rink of 1800 m², an Olympic-sized installation. Complementing this activity overnight you can also perform other activities such as karting on ice, hockey games, ice laser combat… This space also features a restaurant and heated pool with six lanes, as well as an auditorium with capacity for 300 people and a gym.
Museu de la Moto
With a space of 654 m², the Canillo Motorcycle Museum hosts the most complete motorcycle exhibition in Andorra. In total, the exhibition is made up of hundreds of motorcycles, some of which date from the early XXth century.
Roc del Quer Viewpoint
Opened in June 2016, the Roc del Quer viewpoint have been positioned, by their own merits, as one of the main attractions of the parish. This viewpoint, formed by a 20-meter-long walkway, 12 of which are suspended in the air, offers an incredible panoramic view of Andorra. A space open to everyone, free, i as part of nature and of great beauty.
Basilica Sanctuary of Meritxell
This basilica, dedicated to the patron saint of Andorra, is the most important religious temple in the Principality. Without escaping its importance in spiritual matters, the Sanctuary of Meritxell offers many more reasons to be visited, mainly from the artistic and scenic point of view.
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