Tagged: Andorra

According to wholevehicles, Andorra is a small, independent principality situated in the eastern Pyrenees mountains between France and Spain. It has a population of approximately 77,000 people and covers an area of 468 square kilometers. The capital city is Andorra la Vella and the official language is Catalan. The terrain of Andorra consists mainly of rugged mountains with some narrow valleys. The highest point in Andorra is Coma Pedrosa which stands at 2,942 meters (9,652 feet). The climate in Andorra varies from temperate to alpine depending on elevation and location. Winters are cold with snowfall occurring regularly while summers are mild with temperatures rarely exceeding 25 degrees Celsius (77 Fahrenheit). Education in Andorra is highly valued and the country has an overall literacy rate of 100%. Primary education is free for all students aged 6-15 years old and compulsory until grade 9. Secondary education consists of three levels: general secondary school (grades 10-12), technical secondary school (grades 13-15), and higher education (university level). There are also private schools that offer alternative options for students of all ages. Students who wish to pursue higher education have the option to attend universities in France or Spain as there are currently no universities within Andorra itself. Check andyeducation for Andorra School and Education.


Andorra Weather and Climate

According to COUNTRYAAH, The country extends into the Valira river basin (a tributary of the Segre, the largest Pyrenean tributary of the Ebro) and finds its geographical reasons as a territorial unit in the fragmentation...