France Spain Border

Spain and France as a member of European union , have only land border together and they are neighbor to each other from north of Spain and south of France. This border is about 656 km and they are connecting to each other with several roads through this border which we are having brief in follow for recommending itineraries in this border , how to pass and what you should know before crossing?
Not Any Border Check!
Interesting to know that both of these countries are member of European Union and their currency is EURO as well as there is not any checking inspection and gate at France Spain borders.
So if you are having a road trip in northern Spain and is on your plan for crossing France Spain border you do not have any border formalities and custom control but having identification document is always recommended.
There Is One Small Country In This Border
Perhaps one of the best way to crossing this border is to go through road N20 in France , then joining road N22 and crossing one of the smallest country in Europe named Andorra.
Andorra with a area of 486 square kilometre is one of the smallest country in Europe and by taking road N22 you can cross this country by entering from France and leaving to Spain.Interesting to know that this country is located in border of France and Spain which both of them are member of European union But andorra is not
You can find more information about one of the best itinerary to visit Andorra in Andorra Day Trip (Section itinerary)and read more about suggested stops in Andorra . For example if you are locking for one of the largest Spa Center in Europe ,you can stop in Andorra La Vella or ….
visitors usually spend one days in Andorra to visit the natural beauty of this mountain country and have benefit from its low VAT and buy the cheaper products. Also in wintertime, there are a lot of winter activity in Andorra and great Spa hotels in the hearth of mountains.
Pyrenees As a Natural Border
In other point of view, before existence of current official border between these two countries , there was a natural border between these between theses two Schengen countries, and the name of this natural border is Pyrenees Mountains . Since many years ago Pyrenees act as natural border between these two countries and that’s one the reason that the spoken language in most of the part is Catalan which is mixed of Spanish and french . Because of this natural beauty, crossing France Spain border by road trip is one of the memorable road trip, which is in the itinerary of many road travelers. By crossing this Mountain range by road trip you can pass one of the highest elevation in Pyrenees which is 2408 meters and enjoying scenic views in the this road .
visit three countries in one day ( Spain , France and Andorra )
Towns And Villages
There are several Spain provinces in this border and all can be crossed with your drive or by a day trip from Barcelona or south France : Basque Country , Aragon , Lleida and Girona and also several France which are Pyrénées-Atlantique , Hautes-Pyrénées , Haute-Garonne , Ariège and Pyrénées-Orientales .
There are also some Picturesque French towns in the France Spain border which you can take your road trip there. For example Collioure or Carcassonne . anyway the most recommended places and towns in France Spain border could be Andorra , Lanuza , Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port , Panticosa , Saint-Savin , Cauterets , Arreau , Benasque , Querforadat , Casteller de N’hug , Barruera and the Portbou .
For example, Collioure is a fresh fishing town just few kilometers after France Spain border and it has been discovered as one of the word most beautiful holiday destination where you can have few days there and eating, tasting a wine, do some shopping, sun bathing and kayaking.
Don’t Forget that in your trip in France Spain border, you can arrive in San Sebastian and its beaches, which during the summer is one of the best destination for the water activities sports and adventures.
And Finally Depend on your travel package you can go through the route to Visit Three Countries In One Day . Yes three countries. Spain, France and Andorra.
Natural Parks
In the France Spain border there are some ecological national park which if you are a fan of ecological travels , you can chose a track to pass through them and even stay several night in the hearth of natural parks.
It should be mentioned that there are a well-established hiking trails at the France Spain border and they are perfectly normal and don’t forget that in the natural park in France Spain border camping and wild camping is forbidden . In Natural Park of des Pyrenees there are no specific rules and you should follow the local regulation indicated by the signs.

How to Visit France Spain Border From Barcelona?

Our suggestion for visiting this border is taking a tour of visit three countries in one day ( Spain , France and Andorra ) from Barcelona and explore most of the attraction in this border . By this tour you are starting from Barcelona, going through a mountain of Montserrat and Pyrenees and finally passing border of Spain and France to reach to one of the charming towns named “Ax Les Thermes” . then you are going to enter to country of Andorra from France border and Crossing this small country with a lots of stops and coming out from border of Andorra and Spain
visit three countries in one day ( Spain , France and Andorra )
And if you are nature person and would like to see more in nature and less in the cities and also visit this long Mountain Range , you can have Andorra Day Trip From Barcelona and explore most of the attraction in mountain and attractions in country of Andorra . By this tour you have chance to pass one of the highest altitudes in this mountain which is near 8000 feet
Andorra Day Trip From Barcelona