Coordinates on Google Maps: 42.546873, 1.513902
Postal Code: AD400
Population: 10,675 (15% of the Andorran population)
La Massana is an urban centre 1.240 m above sea level, with a beautiful surrounding nature and offers lots of activities due to the proximity of the VALLNORD ski area.
The parish is extremely mountainous and place of Andorra’s highest mountain named “Coma Pedrosa” with its 2,942 m. The snow tends to retain on its top until summer starts.
La Massana has several other high mountains such as Medacorba 2914 m, Sanfonts 2888 m, Pla de l'Estany 2859 m and Racofred 2837 m.
The parish has an area of 65 km² and adjoins the neighbouring parishes of Ordino, Encamp, Escaldes-Engordany, and Andorra la Vella.
A number of small villages belong to the La Massana parish: Pal, Arinsal, L’Aldosa de La Massana, Anyós, Erts, Sispony, Escàs, Xixerella, Mas de Ribafeta, El Pui, and Puiol del Piu.
La Massana offers all necessary facilities, several shops and a private heliport.
La Massana is only 6 km from the centre of Andorra la Vella, with excellent public transport connections, both to Andorra centre and to the ski resorts Vallnord and Grandvalira.
In addition to the Andorran, French and Spanish schools, the prestigious private school Elian´s -“Col.legi dels Pirineus” is to be found in the village of L’Aldosa de La Massana.
Access to the ski centres is secure with gondolas leaving from La Massana and Arinsal, but the Vallnord ski stations are accessible by road during the whole year as well. The ski area of Pal and Arinsal connected with a ski gondola.
Points of interest:
- Church of Sant Cristòfol in Anyós
- Church of Sant Climent in Pal
- Vallnord ski centre
- Farga Rossell, a forge with demonstrations of iron production
- Museo Casa Rull –Sispony - Ethnographic Museum
- Museum of Comics
- Coma Pedrosa Nature Park
- Circuit BMX- Arinsal
- Helicopter Flights
La Massana has a mixed properties structure, from ski apartments and chalets, to residential housing occupied by Andorran residents. The county is very popular with foreign nationals for its closeness both to centre of Andorra, as well to number for leisure activities.
PRIME PROPERTIES has regularly apartments and houses to sell in the La Massana area.
Villas or free standing chalets are generally in the higher price range. Some of the quality apartments for sale in La Massana - Vallnord area are almost on the price level of Andorra la Vella and Escaldes - Engordany.
Very popular complexes and urbanizations in the county are Els Oriossos, El Cortalet, El Bosquet, Bellmont or La Massana Park with a large number of international residents living the whole year around.
In this area, our real estate department PRIME PROPERTIES has knowledge and a long time experience to share with you, because many of our clients are residents in this county.
Andorra’s tax and immigration system offers a number of advantages when forming local Andorran companies as well as attractive setups for foreigners who establish their residency in Andorra to lower tax-burdens.
PRIME MANAGEMENT will help you further with structuring deals related to real estate investment or with company formation and resident permits in Andorra.