Founded in 1978 after disengagement from the capital, Escaldes-Engordany is the youngest parish in Andorra. However, with Andorra la Vella, Escaldes was able to consolidate largely through Vivand Avenue as the main reference for tourism shopping in the country. In this sense, the shopping centre Illa Carlemany, but also the local shops of the avenue Riberaygua i Travesseres form a commercial area full of contrasts
Escaldes, the thermal center of the country
Moreover, talking about Escaldes means Caldea – Inúu, the biggest recreational thermal center in Southern Europe and one of the main attractions of the country. In this facility, you can not only enjoy a day of relaxation and comfort but can also enjoy a great meal in the restaurant and even reserve a place for the little ones in the LIKIDS space, the first spa in the world for children.
Discover the history of the parish
If you are thinking of buying a house in Escaldes-Engordany, you should know that the historical parish area contains many examples of granite architecture of the twentieth century, while at the cultural level is one of the main doors of Entrance to the Madriu-Perafita-Claror valley, UNESCO’s natural world heritage since 2004. Other main attractions are the church that houses the Escaldes Art Center and Engolasters Lake, the only artificial reservoir in the country.