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Canillo Ski Resort Guide

Canillo, Andorra

Rated: 3/5 (from 4 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates, Beginners and Snowboarders.
Highest Lift8,087ft
Lowest Lift5,020ft
 Nearest AirportsToulouse and Perpignan
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The Andorran ski resort of Canillo is in the Andorran Pyrenees at an altitude of 5,020ft.


Canillo is part of the Grandvalira ski area with access to 134 miles of downhill skiing, with 286 marked pistes, served by a total of 66 ski lifts. In addition to the skiing in Canillo itself (3 pisted ski runs), the appropriate ski Lift Pass will allow you to ski or snowboard in the other Grandvalira ski resorts of Encamp, Ordino-Arcalís, Pas de la Casa / Grau Roig and Soldeu / El Tarter.

With ski lifts as high as 8,087ft, snow cover is generally reliable.


Canillo offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate and Beginner skiers.


Canillo offers some good boarding.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Canillo?

The next notable snow forecast is 2in, expected on 26 October.

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Snow this week

Snow Forecast by day for Canillo

Ski Area Stats

Canillo Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails

Grandvalira Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
Total Length
134 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
8 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Canillo Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift8,087ft
Lowest Trail5,020ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Canillo
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

Ski Rental

Location and Map

Where is Canillo?

This ski resort is in the Andorran Pyrenees.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Canillo is Toulouse, 130 minutes drive away.

Perpignan, Carcassonne and Barcelona airports are all within three hours drive.

Season Dates

When is Canillo open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.


NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

Trail Map

Canillo Trail Map

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Canillo, but they are likely to include most of the following :-

  • Face masks required on lifts, and in shops.
  • Social distancing in public areas.
  • Reduced lift capacity.
  • Extensive disinfection / sanitization.

French Ski Resort COVID-19 Measures describes further measures that may also be applied.

Visit the Canillo Tourist Office for the latest.

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