Three Countries in One Day: France, Andorra & Spain from Barcelona
Visit three different countries aboard a comfortable air-conditioned vehicle on this journey full of spectacular views of the countryside. Take a scenic drive...
DescriptionVisit three different countries aboard a comfortable air-conditioned vehicle on this journey full of spectacular views of the countryside. Take a scenic drive with a friendly and knowledgeable guide who is familiar with the towns in all three countries. Along the way, stop at villages with duty-free shopping and enjoy time at an ancient spa town when you embark on this exciting cultural excursion. You are sure to delight in freshly-baked goods in Baga, Spain, and you will enjoy the natural fountains of Ax-Les-Thermes, France. You'll also get time to have lunch on your own (not included) and enjoy duty-free shopping in Andorra. This is the ideal trip for those looking to experience multiple countries in one day.Start your day by hopping aboard an air-conditioned minivan at your pickup location in Barcelona and set off on a scenic drive to Baga. During the drive, you'll witness the majestic mountainous terrain of Cadi-Moixero National Park. Upon arrival, explore the local culture by sipping on coffee at a local cafe or taking a bite out of a Baga bakery's freshly-made sandwiches and pastries (not included in the price of the tour). Then you'll rejoin your guide and explore the village on a quick walking tour of this medieval town.Get ready to experience France as you leave Baga for the Spanish-French border. You'll stop in Ax-Les-Thermes, which is an ancient spa town filled with natural fountains, artisan shops, and delicious food options. Your guide will provide recommendations on where to go and dip your feet in Ax-Les-Thermes' natural fountains. Legend has it that the natural fountains of Ax-Les-Thermes have healing powers, which is why so many locals and tourists alike flock to these soothing waters. Spend an hour in Ax-Les-Thermes shopping for handcrafted souvenirs from local artisans or dining on cured meats and local cheeses.Continue your journey with another scenic drive through the villages and mountains of the picturesque Pyrenees Alps. Descend into the valleys of Andorra de la Villa, the capital city of a tiny, independent country resting among the Pyrenees Mountains, between Spain and France. Andorra is known for its beautiful boutiques and duty-free shopping, which you'll stop to enjoy before the conclusion of your tour. With so many countries in one tour, your passport is a must! Make sure it's packed and get ready to embark on this scenic adventure exploring three countries in one day.Please Note: Guests are required to bring a valid passport on the day of the tour. Guests who do not bring their passport will not be able to join the tour, as all passports are checked at each border crossing. Guests are also responsible for making sure they have the necessary visas to travel to each country (if applicable).
A 10 to 15-minute taxi ride (approximately 12 EUR, not included) is required to reach your Downtown Barcelona departure location, depending on where your ship is docked.
Preparation AdviceComfortable clothing and sensible flat-soled walking shoes are recommended. Sunglasses and sunscreen are suggested.