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From Barcelona: Montserrat Monastery and Park Half-Day Tour

Product ID: 89982
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Take a half-day tour of Montserrat Natural Park and see the monastery built in honor of the Black Madonna, La Moreneta. Marvel at the curious rock formations of the mountain and get amazing views from the top.
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Duration: 6 hours
Starting time 8:15 AM
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Live tour guide
Spanish, Catalan, English
Booklets
English

Pickup optional

At the entrance to your accommodation in Barcelona.

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Experience

Highlights
  • Visit Montserrat Natural Park and the historic monastery
  • Get stunning views of the landscape from the top of the mountain
  • Ride the funicular to the mountain summit (available optionally at own expense €15)
  • Go for a nature walk to an old hermitage
Full description
Depart Barcelona and journey to the sacred Benedictine abbey of Montserrat Monastery, built to honor the Black Madonna of La Moreneta. 

Take the funicular to the top of the mountain and get breathtaking views from more than 900 meters above sea level (available at own expense €15). Stroll along the nature trails and uncover the secrets of the most impressive parts of the peculiar rock formation.

Admire the sanctuary from above and reflect on the pilgrims who have climbed the mountain for more than 1,000 years. Get the chance to hear the Escolania children's choir before the journey back to Barcelona by 2:15 PM.
Includes
  • Tour of Montserrat Monastery and Natural Park
  • Spanish, Catalan or English-speaking guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (depending on option selected)
  • Transportation by air-conditioned vehicle
What’s Not Included
  • Gratuities
  • Breakfast
  • Ticket for the funicular to the top of the mountain

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Meet next to McDonalds on Plaça Ossa Menor in the Glories Shopping Center, easily accessed from the entrance on Avenida Diagonal.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunscreen
Not allowed
  • Pets
Know before you go
• This tour is available in English, Catalan and Spanish
• Please bring sun protection during the summer season
• Bring a raincoat in case of rain and a jacket during the winter season. Remember that the temperature at Montserrat Natural Park is lower than in the city
• It is recommended that you have breakfast before the tour
• Please note that the Escolania performs at 1:00 PM on weekdays and at 12:00 PM at the weekend

From US$ 103.93 per person

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Product ID: 89982