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Tour de France, July 21: preparations for this international event

This year, the arrival of the Tour de France in Ariège will be at Prat d’Albis.

The reception of the runners and spectators will involve 6 municipalities of the Agglomeration Pays Foix Varilhes Community:

Foix

Prayols

Ferrières

Montoulieu

Ganac

Brassac

and also those of Saurat, Arignac, Bedeilhac …

Meetings between these communes with the security and relief services took place in December 2018 and …

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Today, cycling in Andorra is almost as popular as skiing, thinks one of the strongest Andorran cyclists Guy Diaz Grollier

Cycling has been actively developing in Andorra for the last 10 years. The stages of famous competitions like the Tour de France and the Vuelta Ciclista España take place regularly in the principality, and Andorran cyclists often win medals at international competitions. Guy Diaz Grollier, one of the strongest Andorran cyclists for both disciplines – …

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La Vuelta-2018 will go back to Andorra

Stage of the competition La Vuelta-2017 in Andorra has been finished. It was held on 21-22 August. Following the event, the organizers announced the intentions to continue thier relationship.

The following year the Spanish La Vuelta cycling race has the ability to go back to Andorra, but the format of the competition can be changed. In …

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Andorra la Vella invites private investors to participate in major projects such as a casino, said the Consul of Andorra La Vella, Conxita Marsol

Consul of Andorra la Vella Conxita Marsol told all-andorra.com what kind of changes will occur within the capital of Andorra in the next few years, which aim to make it more comfortable, interesting and economically attractive both for tourists and for residents:

“The number of Andorra la Vella´s visitors is growing rapidly from year to year. …

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The Andorran police mobilizes all resources to provide maximum security during Tour de France on 10-12th July

The Andorran police mobilizes all resources to provide maximum security during Tour de France on 10-12 July, reports the Government of Andorra.

The control at the border of Andorra with France and Spain will be enforced. Security will also be supported from the air by helicopters. Police officers will patrol all residential areas, parkings, public places …

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The most prestigious cycle race “Tour de France” comes back to Andorra, reaching Arcalís for the third time in its history

On 10th July “Le Tour” (Tour de France) comes back in Andorra again for the 9th stage between Andorra la Vella, the Vall d’Aran and la Coma d’Arcalís in Ordino. It will be the first mountain finish of the 103rd edition of this mythical bicycle trial (along with Mont Ventoux, Finhaut-Emosson and Saint Gervais Mont Blanc), …

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According to forecasts of the Ministry of tourism of Andorra, the Principality will be visited by 8 million tourists next year

According to forecasts of the Ministry of tourism of Andorra, the Principality will be visited by 8 million tourists next year, reported the Minister of tourism of Andorra Francesc Camp during a speech in the Parliament of Andorra. According to the Minister, traditionally the most of the tourists in Andorra are Spanish and French.

In 2015 …

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