Holidays in Andorra in December
As a rule, the weather in Andorra in December is just wonderful. Winters are mild. The temperature in the valleys is +8 degrees, and in other regions, on average, 3 degrees below zero. However, it can be colder on the ski slopes, but even this temperature does not cause discomfort to tourists..
Andorra is famous for its wonderful ski resorts, each of which attracts both beginners and experienced skiers. The slopes and trails vary in difficulty level, but they are ideal for a true winter getaway. Pleasant weather becomes a special advantage: plenty of snow-white snow and bright sun warming with its rays. If you are worried about what the rest at a ski resort will be like, you can be sure that it will definitely please with its level of organization, because with a small amount of rainfall, an artificial snowmaking system is used, which allows you to fill up all the slopes during the night. The level of infrastructure will surely please.
In Andorra, the peak of the winter tourist season is in December. On December 1-2, fairs open in the largest cities of the state. On December 13, the feast of St. Lucia is held, during which people arrange processions with candles. The Encamp fair is held on 13 December and La Massana on 15.
The main celebration falls on December 24th. It is on this day that Papa Noel (Santa Claus) arrives in Andorra, who gives the children sweets. People hold festive events, dance and other festivities while enjoying the fun.
At Christmas, it is customary to light the star of Bethlehem, symbolizing the birth of Jesus Christ. It is customary to carry out carols on this holiday. Carnivals are held in Andorra on New Years.
A tourist trip to Andorra in December will surely please with many events and will be remembered for a long time.
Holidays in Andorra