Your Guide to Palau de Gel Andorra’s All-Season Ice Activities

Looking for exciting activities to fill your time while staying in Andorra? Search no more, because nestled in the heart of this beautiful country lies Palau de Gel Andorra. Serving as an adventure hub, Palau de Gel Andorra offers a wide range of activities suitable for everyone. From the excitement of ice skating to the intensity of ice hockey and the exhilaration of rock climbing, this versatile destination promises an unforgettable getaway for both thrill-seekers and those looking for a tranquil escape. In this post, we will delve into the thrilling activities that Palau de Gel Andorra offers, along with some essential tips to ensure your journey to this alpine paradise is nothing short of extraordinary.


Discover Palau de Gel Andorra

Palau de Gel Andorra, also known as the Ice Palace Andorra, is a captivating gem nestled in the heart of the country. With its truly unique and exhilarating experiences, it proudly boasts Andorra’s only Olympic ice rink, spanning an impressive 1,800 square meters. From timeless ice skating to heart-racing ice karting, this facility guarantees entertainment for visitors of all ages.

As the sun sets and the day transitions into night, Palau de Gel undergoes a magical transformation during its renowned Ice Sessions. The rink comes to life, illuminated by dynamic music and lights, creating an atmosphere that resonates with both experienced skaters and newcomers. While the ice rink forms the heart of this establishment, its offerings extend beyond the ice. Visitors can luxuriate in a heated pool, unwind in the sauna, or engage in a variety of sports and activities.

Conveniently situated in the town of Canillo, close to Airbnb’s in Andorra, and Ski Chalets in Andorra Palau de Gel Andorra is easily accessible whether you’re driving or using public transportation. Planning your route in advance will ensure a smooth and enjoyable travel experience.

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Activities at Palau de Gel Andorra

Now that you’re familiar with Palau de Gel Andorra, let’s address the key question: what activities can you partake in at this remarkable facility? Below we will highlight 7 of the activities at Palau de Gel D´Andorra. For a complete list of activities and to plan your visit, be sure to explore the official website of Palau de Gel D´Andorra.

Ice Skating

Glide and twirl on the smooth ice of Palau de Gel’s ice skating rink. Whether you’re a novice or a seasoned skater, the rink caters to all skill levels. Put on your skates and let the crisp mountain air invigorate your senses as you dance across the ice.

Skill level: Beginner and Expert

Ideal for: Adults and children

Additional: Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult. Long socks, long pants, and gloves are mandatory for skating. A mandatory helmet for children under 16. Private lessons can also be reserved in addition to public sessions.

Opening hours: Morning, afternoon and evening

Adults: €19,00
Children (from 6 to 15 years): €16,50
Under 6 years old: Free entry. Must be accompanied by an adult.
Online Tickets: €15,00 (for adults and children, cannot be combined with offers or packages)

*Includes tickets + equipment rental.

Ice Hockey

If you’re a fan of high-speed team sports, Palau de Gel Andorra has you covered. Grab your hockey stick and dive into exhilarating games on the ice. Feel the rush as you chase the puck and compete with friends.

Skill level: Beginner and expert

Ideal for: Adults – Perfect for groups of friends looking to try a different sport

Additional: Minimum group size of 10, maximum of 22. Minimum age: 16 years. Sports clothing with long pants, long-sleeved shirts, and socks required.

Opening hours: Reservation required. 1-hour sessions led by instructors.

Adults: €29,50 per person

Karting on Ice

For a truly unique and exhilarating experience, try karting on ice. Race around the ice track in a kart, testing your driving skills while enjoying the slippery twists and turns. It’s a thrilling activity that combines the excitement of karting with the challenge of icy terrain.

Skill level: Beginner and expert

Ideal for: Adults and children

Additional: Marked circuit within the ice track, equipped with 200cc karts and special wheels. Karts available for people with disabilities. Children’s age must be 8 to 15 years with a maximum height of 1.60 meters, otherwise, they require an adult ticket.

Opening hours: Reservation required. Individual series of 10 minutes.

Adults: € 32,00 per series
Children: € 21,50 for 1 series or € 37,00 for 2 series

Rock Climbing

Challenge yourself with a vertical adventure on the indoor rock climbing wall. Regardless of your experience level, climbing routes offer varying levels of difficulty. Test your strength, agility, and problem-solving skills as you conquer different heights. If you’re yearning for even more climbing excitement, don’t miss out post about the best climbing routes in Andorra.

Skill level: Beginner and expert

Ideal for: Adults and children

Additional: Sessions are divided by age groups: kids/infants and young people/adults. Each session emphasizes safety and technique.

Opening hours: Mon-Sat 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Sun 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Adults: € 6 for a 3 hour session
Children: € 4.50 for a 3 hour session

Tennis / Squash

Fancy yourself the next Serena Williams or Rafael Nadal? Lace up your sneakers, grab your racket, and step onto one of the courts to experience the exhilarating world of tennis and squash.

Skill level: Beginner and expert

Ideal for: Adults and children

Additional: Both outdoor tennis courts and indoor squash courts are available.

Opening hours: Palau de Gel Andorra ask to consult when/if you wish to use one of the courts.

Track (price per hour) non-member: € 11.00
Track (price per hour) member: € 5.50
Weekly pass: € 31.00

Swimming Pool

After a day of ice activities, unwind in Palau de Gel Andorra’s swimming pool. Immerse yourself in warm waters and let your muscles relax. Looking for a full day of water and relaxation consider going to a spa in Andorra as well, for guidance check are bot in the best spas in Andorra.

Skill level: Beginner and expert

Ideal for: Adults and children

Additional: A heated pool measuring 25m x 12.50m with a depth of 1.60-2.10 meters. The pool is open year-round. During summer, an outdoor solarium is available. A shallow children’s pool (40 cm deep) is present. Children under 10 must be accompanied by an adult. Private classes can be arranged.

Opening hours: All year round.
*The swimming pool will remain closed for construction from June 25, 2023. Estimated reopening date: November 30, 2023.

Adults: € 6.90
Children: € 5.90


Maintain your energy levels and stay active during your vacation. Palau de Gel Andorra offers fitness facilities where you can engage in workouts, yoga, and other activities to keep your body in top shape.

Skill level: Beginner and expert

Ideal for: Adults

Additional: Directed activities of varying intensities and contents are available. A towel and exclusive footwear are required to enter the gym.

Opening hours: Open daily from 7:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. Closed on Sundays and public holidays.

1 entry: € 11,00
Weekly pass: € 50,00

Information and Bookings

Phone: +376 800840

Where to Stay During Your Trip to Palau de Gel Andorra?

Palau de Gel Andorra stands as a testament to the versatility of ice, offering an array of activities that cater to different preferences and skill levels. Whether you’re an adventure seeker or simply seeking good times, this unique destination has it all and it becomes more spencial when is time to do activities during the enchanting magic of Christmas in Andorra. So, whether you’re lacing up your skates, preparing for a game of ice hockey, or conquering the climbing wall, the choice is yours.

After spending the perfect day exploring the multiple activities of Palau de Gel Andorra there is no better plan than relaxing in one of our unique places to stay in Andorra like our ski chalet in Andorra.

From the KOKONO team, we hope to be part of your journey and to see you soon!


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