Meritxell
in Canillo, Andorra

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
42.554 and 1.591 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 42° 33' 14" and E 1° 35' 27"
Currency and Currency Code:
Euro - EUR
Spoken languages:
Catalan
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 12:04 PM (Friday)
Timezone: Europe/Andorra
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:09 am and 8:43 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-43.750 and -176.800 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Tupuangi
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Discover Meritxell

Meritxell in Canillo is a city in Andorra a little north-east of Andorra la Vella, the country's capital city.

Local time in Meritxell is now 12:04 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named Europe / Andorra with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 9 airports in the vicinity of Meritxell, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest is airport we know is Aeròdrom dels Pirineus-Alt Urgell Airport in Spain in a distance of 18 mi (or 28 km). Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Andorra is Madriu-Perafita-Claror Valley in a distance of 4 mi (or 7 km), South. Looking for a place to stay? we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Canillo, Encamp, Ordino, les Escaldes and la Massana. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 21°C / 71 °F

Morning Temperature 10°C / 49 °F
Evening Temperature 16°C / 61 °F
Night Temperature 11°C / 52 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 35%
Air Pressure 1018.8 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (2 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Saturday, 24th of August 2019

22°C (72 °F)
11°C (53 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Sunday, 25th of August 2019

19°C (66 °F)
11°C (51 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Monday, 26th of August 2019

20°C (68 °F)
9°C (49 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Ski Plaza

Address
0,9 mi
Ctra. General, s/n
AD100 Andorra
Andorra

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Magic Canillo Resort

Address
0,7 mi
Ctra. Del Forn, SN
AD100 Andorra
Andorra

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Hotel Font d'Argent Canillo

Address
1,0 mi
Av Dels Coprinceps S/n
AD100 Canillo
Andorra

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hotel Galanthus

Address
1,0 mi
Ctra General de França, 18
AD100 Andorra
Andorra

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hotel Obaga Blanca

Address
0,6 mi
Carretera Del Forn S/n
AD100 Canillo
Andorra

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hotel L'Ermita

Address
0,1 mi
Mertixell, s/n
AD100 Canillo
Andorra

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Babot

Address
2,1 mi
Ctra. del Coll d'Ordino
AD300 Ordino
Andorra

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 9:00 - 19:00 (lunchbreak: 12:00 - 14:00)
Weekend: closed


Hotel Confort

Address
3,3 mi
Ctra. General, s/n - Bordes d'Envalira
AD100 El Tarter
Andorra

Time Information

Checkout: 11:30 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hotel Rural Santa Bàrbara de la Vall d'Ordino

Address
3,0 mi
Plaça Major, 1
AD300 Ordino
Andorra

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 16:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hotel La Cabana

Address
2,9 mi
Crta. Coll D´Ordino ad_500
AD300 Andorra
Andorra

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

El Pessebre de Canillo s'amplia fins a l'església de Sant Serni i estrena una trentena de figures

Published: December 04, 2014
Length: 00:28 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Agència Notícies Andorrana Ana

Canillo.- El Comú de Canillo ha inaugurat aquest dijous una nova edició del Pessebre de Canillo, que enguany compta amb una trentena de noves figures, dos nous escenaris –el coniller i...


Hotel Magic Canillo - Andorra - Viajart.com

Published: July 11, 2014
Length: 57:11 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Viajart Andorra

Hotel Magic Canillo SITUACION: El Hotel Magic Canillo Andorra, está situado en Canillo, a 2100 metros de las pistas de esquí de Canillo (Estación de esquí de Grandvalira), a 6,9 kilometros...


FANTÁSTICO PISO DÚPLEX DE ESTILO MODERNO EN CANILLO !!

Published: July 29, 2014
Length: 11:32 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Finques 3 Cases Andorra

Fantástico piso dúplex para comprar en Canillo, (El Forn), situado en tranquila zona residencial, rodeado de naturaleza y cerca del teleférico de las pistas de esquí de GRANVALIRA. Piso...


El Palau de Gel de Canillo acull per primer cop el rodatge d'un llargmetratge

Published: June 26, 2014
Length: 18:08 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Agència Notícies Andorrana Ana

La pista del Palau de Gel de Canillo acull aquest dijous el rodatge de la pel·lícula In the box. Es tracta d'un llargmetratge de cinema independent realitzat pel director guardonat a Cannes...


»»» Hotel L Ermita 3* (Canillo-Andorra)

Published: July 14, 2014
Length: 30:53 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Viajart Andorra

Hotel L Ermita SITUACION: El Hotel L` Ermita Andorra, está situado en Canillo, a 3400 metros de las pistas de esquí de Canillo (Estación de esquí de Grandvalira), a 8,1 kilometros de las...


»»» Aparthotel Llempo 2* (Canillo-Andorra)

Published: July 11, 2014
Length: 58:59 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Viajart Andorra

Aparthotel Llempo Andorra. http://goo.gl/BrJA7e SITUACION: El Aparthotel Llempo Andorra, está situado en Canillo, a 450 metros de las pistas de esquí de Canillo (Estación de esquí de Grandvali...


Canillo crema l'arbre del gener que indica que enguany 'l'hivern encara serà llarg'

Published: January 31, 2014
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Agència Notícies Andorrana Ana

Canillo.- La parròquia de Canillo ha celebrat aquest divendres la tradicional crema del mai o crema del gener amb la crema d'un pi de la parròquia que representa 'la voluntat que acabi ja...


Canillo celebra una nova edició de la Fira de bestiar amb la mirada posada en el relleu generacional

Published: October 19, 2014
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Agència Notícies Andorrana Ana

Canillo ha celebrat aquest diumenge una nova edició de la Fira de bestiar i artesania. Els voltants del Palau de gel s'han omplert de parades amb tot tipus de productes, mentre que l'aparcament...


Incendi a l'hotel Font d'Argent de Canillo

Published: March 20, 2013
Length: 36:09 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Agència Notícies Andorrana Ana

Canillo.- Un incendi a l'Hotel Font d'Argent ha obligat els Bombers a evacuar tot l'edifici, aquest dimecres al migdia. L'avís de foc s'ha donat a les 14.50 hores, i tretze bombers amb cinc...


Monasterio de Meritxell - Canillo - Andorra

Published: November 20, 2014
Length: 50:51 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Carlos Acosta C.

Virgen de Meritxell, patrona de andorra. Fotos : Carlos Acosta C.


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Encamp

Encamp is one of the parishes of Andorra, located on the Valira d'Orient river. It is also the name of the main town in the parish. Other settlements include Vila, El Pas de la Casa, Grau Roig, el Tremat, la Mosquera and Les Bons. As of 2004, it has about 11,800 inhabitants. The center of the municipality lies 1,300 metres above sea level. The highest mountain in the parish is Pic dels Pessons .

Located at 42.5217, 1.56944 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Parishes of Andorra, Populated places in Andorra, Encamp

Our Lady of Meritxell

Our Lady of Meritxell is an Andorran Roman Catholic statue depicting an apparition of the Virgin Mary. Our Lady of Meritxell is the patron saint of Andorra. The original statue dates from the late 12th century. However, the chapel in which it was housed burned down on September 8 and 9, 1972, and the statue was destroyed. A replica can be found in the new Meritxell Chapel, designed in 1976 by Ricardo Bofill.

Located at 42.5539, 1.59028 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Religion in Andorra, Andorran culture, Statues of the Virgin Mary, Marian apparitions, Roman Catholic Church in Andorra, Buildings and structures in Andorra, Visitor attractions in Andorra

Madriu-Perafita-Claror Valley

The Madriu-Perafita-Claror Valley (Catalan: Vall del Madriu-Perafita-Claror) is a glacial valley in the southeast of Andorra. It covers an area of 42.47 km², approximately 9% of the total area of Andorra, and is part of the second largest watershed basin in Andorra. The isolated valley is recognised as a haven for rare or endangered wildlife, and the undeveloped valley has recently been considered to be the "spiritual heart" of Andorra.

Located at 42.4947, 1.59556 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Landforms of Andorra, World Heritage Sites in Andorra

Meritxell

Meritxell is a village in Andorra, located in the parish of Canillo in the north of the country near the French border. Our Lady of Meritxell is the patron saint of Andorra.

Located at 42.5542, 1.59056 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Andorra

Bordes d'Envalira

Bordes d'Envalira is a village in Andorra, located in the parish of Canillo.

Located at 42.5667, 1.61667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Andorra

Ransol

Ransol is a village in Andorra, located in the parish of Canillo. The Ransol valley is particularly noted for the diversity of its flora and fauna. In 2006, the village had 188 inhabitants.

Located at 42.5833, 1.63333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Andorra

Prats

Prats is a village in Andorra, located in the parish of Canillo.

Located at 42.5667, 1.6 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Andorra

Molleres

Molleres is a village in Andorra, located in the parish of Canillo.

Located at 42.55, 1.58333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Andorra

L'Armiana

L'Armiana is a village in Andorra, located in the parish of Canillo.

Located at 42.5333, 1.56667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Andorra

El Forn

El Forn is a village in Andorra, Europe, located in the parish of Canillo.

Located at 42.5333, 1.56667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Andorra

Vila, Andorra

Vila is a village in Andorra, located in the parish of Encamp.

Located at 42.5333, 1.56667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Andorra

Les Bons

Les Bons is a village in Andorra, located in the parish of Encamp.

Located at 42.5333, 1.58333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Andorra

Sornàs

Sornàs is a village in Andorra, located in the parish of Ordino.

Located at 42.5667, 1.53333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Andorra

Segudet

Segudet is a village in Andorra, located in the parish of Ordino.

Located at 42.55, 1.53333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Andorra

Anyós

Anyós is a village in Andorra, located in the parish of La Massana and 1 km from the town of La Massana.

Located at 42.5346, 1.54165 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Andorra

L'Aldosa de Canillo

L'Aldosa de Canillo, known simply as L'Aldosa, is a village in Andorra, located in the parish of Canillo.

Located at 42.5778, 1.61944 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Andorra

El Vilar

El Vilar is a village in Andorra, located in the parish of Canillo.

Located at 42.5667, 1.6 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Andorra

Els Vilars d'Engordany

Els Vilars d'Engordany, or simply Els Vilars, is a village in Andorra, located in the parish of Escaldes-Engordany. It is part of the contiguous urban area of Escaldes-Engordany and Andorra La Vella, and has panoramic views over the capital and the Gran Valira river valley.

Located at 42.5167, 1.55 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Andorra

Engordany

Engordany is an urban area in Andorra, located in the parish of Escaldes-Engordany. It is contiguous with Les Escaldes and Andorra la Vella.

Located at 42.5167, 1.55 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Andorra

Lake Engolasters

Engolasters Lake, in the Encamp parish of Andorra, is an oblong shaped lake at an elevation of 1,616 m . formed in a glacial depression. It is located close to Andorra La Vella, the capital of Andorra. The lake water is deep blue and is drained by a drainage basin formed by the Pyrenees mountain ranges, which are snow covered. The valley formed by the rivers draining the catchment provides an enchanting view with green meadows and rich forest of pine trees nearer to the lake periphery.

Located at 42.5197, 1.56861 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Lakes of Andorra, Lakes of Catalonia, Andorra–Spain border, International lakes of Europe

Casa d'Areny-Plandolit

Casa d'Areny-Plandolit is a historical mansion located in Ordino, Andorra. It is a heritage property registered in the Cultural Heritage of Andorra. It was built in 1633.

Located at 42.5567, 1.53389 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Ordino, Houses in Andorra, Houses completed in 1633, Cultural Heritage of Andorra, Museums in Andorra

Església de Sant Joan de Caselles

Església de Sant Joan de Caselles is a church located in Canillo, Andorra. It is a heritage property registered in the Cultural Heritage of Andorra. It was built in the 11-12th century.

Located at 42.5708, 1.60778 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Canillo, Churches in Andorra, Cultural Heritage of Andorra

Església de Sant Miquel d'Engolasters

Església de Sant Miquel d'Engolasters is a church located in Engolasters, Escaldes-Engordany Parish, Andorra. It is a heritage property registered in the Cultural Heritage of Andorra. It was built originally in the 11-12th century.

Located at 42.5114, 1.56028 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Escaldes-Engordany, Churches in Andorra, Cultural Heritage of Andorra

Església de Sant Serni de Canillo

Església de Sant Serni de Canillo is a church located in Canillo, Andorra. It is a heritage property registered in the Cultural Heritage of Andorra. It was built in the 17-18th century.

Located at 42.5675, 1.5975 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Canillo, Churches in Andorra, Cultural Heritage of Andorra

Església de Sant Romà de les Bons

Església de Sant Romà de les Bons is a church located in Les Bons, Encamp Parish, Andorra. It is a heritage property registered in the Cultural Heritage of Andorra. It was built in 1164.

Located at 42.5389, 1.58694 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Encamp, Churches in Andorra, Cultural Heritage of Andorra, 1164 architecture

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Santuari de Meritxell, Sanctuaire de Meritxeli, Sanctuaire de Meritxell