Montserrat Tour

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Info at a glance

Adults: 6-30

Included

  • Air conditioned motor coach
  • Bilingual official guide
  • Taste of 4 typical liquors. Handmade by the monks of the monastery.
  • Entrance to the audiovisual exhibition in Montserrat. The exhibition is based on three fundamental pillars: mountain, monastery and sanctuary. It explains to its visitors the history, natural creation and significance of this pilgrimage site. 

Pickup details

Near to Placa Catalunya (city center)

Additional information

  • Correct dress code is requested to enter the Basilica at Montserrat. It is not permitted to enter with tank tops, strapless shirts, short shorts or sandals.
  • Please be aware that some walking is included during this tour, please come prepared and we recommend wearing comfortable clothes and shoes.
  • At Montserrat there is a mountains climate, depending on the season you will need clothes protecting you from the rain and/or cold. 
  • 53 €
  • Per Person

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Description

Start your day trip from Barcelona in a comfortable Bus to the mountain of Montserrat which rises majestically to 4,051 feet (1,236 meter). The rocks of Montserrat were formed by natural cement of sand during centuries. The wind and the rain have shaped this mountain with strange and varied forms. Many people's imaginations see human or animal shapes in some of these peaks, giving them names and inventing legends to explain their fantastic origins. This trip to Montserrat will give you the opportunity to enjoy the wonderful and breathtaking views of the Montserrat Mountain, one of nature’s special creations.

TOUR ITINERARY 

You will visit the Royal Basilica of Montserrat, which holds the famous 12th century Romanesque carving of Verge Moreneta (the Black Virgin). You will be able to see the famous statue of the Black Virgin from a distance. The Benedict sanctuary of Montserrat has been founded in 1025 and furnishes a mystical backdrop for the Virgin of Montserrat, the saint patron of Catalonia who is embedded in the monastery's Royal Basilica. The little monastery soon started to receive pilgrims and visitors who contributed to the spread of stories of miracles and wonders performed by the Virgin. Today, Montserrat has been modernized and continue participating to the needs to pilgrims, one thousand years after the monastery was originally founded.

You will be given some free time to visit the audiovisual exhibition about the history and creation of Montserrat. And taste typical liquors of Montserrat. 

TOUR DETAILS
Schedule: Daily at 9.15am all year round (except 25/12; 01/01)
Duration: 5.5 hours aprox.
Language: English, German, French 
Transport: Comfortable, roomy air-conditioned private coach. Please note that all coachs tours involve some light walking.

Price for children (age 4-12): 40€

Contact us now to check availability enquiry@barcelonatours.net or 0034 935 008 226

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