1. Barcelona: Andorra & French Pyrenees Private Tour + Pickup
Indulge in a leisurely private day trip from Barcelona, where you'll discover the hidden treasures of Andorra, one of the seven microstates in the EU, and the captivating French Pyrenees. Immerse yourself in breathtaking landscapes, delve into the rich history of Andorra, and explore the picturesque French Pyrenees at a relaxed pace. Our journey begins with a scenic drive through Northern Spain, offering magnificent views of the renowned Montserrat Mountain and its historic Benedictine monastery Next, we ascend into the Spanish Alp, a picturesque region dotted with stunning lakes and verdant valleys. Immerse yourself in the beauty of this enchanting landscape, home to a rich variety of wildlife and awe-inspiring forests. Your first visit is to the medieval town of Bagà which dates back to the 8th century. Here, enjoy a walking tour and learn about the town's history, including its local festivals, traditions, and architecture. Crossing the border into Andorra, we arrive at its captivating capital, Andorra La Vella. Embark on a guided walking tour with a concise route through its narrow alleyways and visit notable attractions such as the Church of Saint Steve. Continuing our journey, we venture into the breathtaking Andorran Pyrenees, where magnificent viewpoints in Valle de Incles await. Marvel at panoramic vistas of the country's snow-capped ski resorts, lush fields, majestic mountains, crystalline lakes, and cascading waterfalls. Prepare to be captivated by the French Pyrenees as we traverse high mountain passes through “El Pas de la Casa” and delve into the region's intriguing history. Enjoy a delicious authentic Andorran lunch amidst the stunning surroundings. As our Andorra day trip nears its end, we venture through the scenic Lleida province, where awe-inspiring landscapes will leave you breathless. Our final stop in Santa Julia de Luria presents an opportunity to request a special passport stamp, a cherished memento of your unforgettable journey. At the conclusion of this remarkable excursion, you'll be comfortably returned to a Hotel in Barcelona, with cherished memories and a newfound appreciation for the wonders of Andorra and the French Pyrenees.