The eastern tripoint of Andorra
In 2001 I visited the Portella Blanca, the mountain pass on the
spot of the eastern tripoint of Andorra. In july 2004 I made new photos
of this tripoint. On this page an account.
map of the area. Notice the Pic de la Portella and the Pic de Camp
Colomer. Some pictures were taken from these mountain peaks.
I approached the pass from the east. The chalkish hillsides give an explanation of the name Portella Blanca (the white pass).
At the pass there's a ESFR-bordermarker, nr. 427.
The bordermarker, more in detail
This 360 degrees panorama was taken from Pic de la Portella. The ADES-borderline is approximately.
Click HERE for the large version.
picture was taken from the mountain ridge south-east to the tripoint.
On this clear sunny day there was a tremendous view of the mountains of
Andorra. To the left we see the Pic de Camp Colomer and from there the
ridge (which is the ESFR-border) descending to the Portella Blanca
which is clearly visible.