Ordino, history in the wilderness
Located in the northeast of the country, Ordino has been able to preserve an important historical heritage, giving priority to care and respect for the natural environment that surrounds it. With an area of 85 km², Ordino divided into a total of eight towns: Ordino, Llorts, El Serrat, La Cortinada, Arans, Ansalonga, Sornàs and Segudet.
Undoubtedly, one of the most emblematic areas of Ordino and, why not say, of all Andorra, is its historical center. In which, you can find different places where there is the history of Andorra in the air. The emblematic buildings such as the church of Saint Corneille and Saint Cyprien, where high quality baroque altarpieces and one of the 12th century wooden sculptures of the Virgin of Ordino and museums like the old Andorran mansion.
Different proposals of museums
Besides the natural and historical beauty of this parish, Ordino is also important in the cultural field, one of the parishes of Andorra with the largest number of museum proposals.
Thus, with the Maison d’Areny-Plandolit Museum, undoubtedly one of the emblems of the parish, Ordino also offers the possibility of visiting other renowned museums in Andorra, such as the postcard museum, The Miniature, the Center of the Nature of La Cortinada or the old Mill and sawmill of Cal Pal.
As for the environmental benefits of Ordino, during the winter the ski resort of Vallnord-Arcalis becomes one of the main attractions for snow lovers, while in summer the activities and the extensive network of nature trails are the main attractions. The railway, the interpretive circuit glacial circus Tristaina, walks in the Sorteny Valley Natural Park or the route of the water and iron are a clear example.
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