Monastery of Sant Benet de Bages Guided Tour

Sightseeing Tickets & Passes in Montserrat
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Tour description

Visit a thousand-year old monastery, just a 40-minute drive from Barcelona, in incomparable natural In this monastery museum you can do a journey through the history of Catalonia, a route around the principal features of this medieval monastery as the church and the cloister. Món St Benet is also the home of a culinary research centre, three restaurants and a small shop with typical Catalan products.

Món Sant Benet is a unique cultural and leisure project. This unparalleled complex boasts a mediaeval monastery just a few metres away from an innovative international culinary research centre. The complex is just outside of Barcelona, in incomparable natural surroundings.

The medieval tour in the monastery (One thousand years of sensations) is a museum production that invite you to become immersed in the life of a monastery, in which voices, everyday noises and images from the past emerge between the walls of this thousand-year-old monastery, converting this tour into a truly unique experience. A route around the principal features of the monastery site: the church, the cloister, the wine cellar and the cells in the Montserrat gallery, enabling us to see what life was really like for the monastery community. After the 75-minute guided tour (in Spanish, with English subtitles), you are free to spend the rest of your time at the complex as you wish. Visit the restaurants, explore the culinary research center, or the shop that sells typical catalan products.

What's included

  • Admission ticket
  • Professional guide

What's not included

  • Transportation to/from attractions
  • Drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Lunch
  • Gratuities (optional)