Book holiday homes in Escaldes-Engordany for a relaxing stay
The popular health resort of Escaldes-Engordany, whose name derives from the amount of hot springs here, became a parish of Andorra in 1978. The springs contain high levels of sulphur and nitrogen, can reach temperatures up to 66°C, and were used for medical purposes as early as during the times of the Roman Empire, making them historical landmarks in the area. The town is close to the capital city Andorra la Vella, but as it's in such a small country, nestled in between France and Spain, you'll have the opportunity to travel around from your Escaldes-Engordany holiday home and experience everything that the small nation has to offer.
Ideal skiing destination for your Andorra holidays
This is a small region, making it the perfect spot for a quiet holiday. Not only that, but there are also thermal spas to visit, so your holiday can be filled with relaxation and recuperation. From holiday rental home in Escaldes-Engordany you can join in with the popular International Jazz Festival which takes place here annually, which has previously hosted jazz greats such as Fats Domino, or travel into the capital of Andorra la Vella for it's village festival which is usually celebrated over the course of three days during the summer. The capital city has lots of other attractions and great things to do too; while you're there, why not check out the night-life, as there are numerous clubs and bars in the capital, or go to a restaurant where you can try out the best local cuisine and cocktails!
Escaldes-Engordany has an interesting culture, an essential part of which comes from its folk dances, and it is known for its tranditional dance, the Santa Anna. Some other attractions in the area surrounding the holiday rentals in Escaldes-Engordany include the Sant Miquel d'Engolasters church, and the Josep Viladomat museum, where the Catalonian sculptor's entire works and history are on display. Like parts of Switzerland, Escaldes-Engordany is also a popular ski and snowboarding destination during the winter, as it lies snugly between rugged mountains. This is also what makes it a top place for hiking, rock climbing, mountain-biking, canyoning and fishing during the summer months. Some beautiful areas to check out for walking are the Engolasters lake and the Escaldes-Engordany romantic bridge. After doing so many outdoor activities during the daytime, what better way to unwind than coming back and putting your feet up in a cosy holiday apartment in Escaldes-Engordany?