Visit Santa Maria de Montserrat, one of Spain’s most important pilgrimage sites, on this 4.5-hour tour from Barcelona. With a guide, enjoy a panoramic cogwheel train ride up the majestic Montserrat mountain, and take in gorgeous views of Barcelona and Catalonia, as well as the mountain’s rock formations. Then, explore the Benedictine Santa Maria de Montserrat abbey and visit the Royal Basilica of Montserrat to see the famous 12th-century carving Our Lady of Montserrat, also known as La Moreneta (the Dark One).
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Abadia de Montserrat, Montserrat, CataloniaYou will take the cogh-wheel train. Once you arrive to the monastery you will start with a walking tour where the guide will give you an introduction to the history of the monastery. Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Abadia de Montserrat, Montserrat, CataloniaYou will have free time to visiting the audiovisual exhibition space, tasting 4 types of liqueurs made by the monks or simply enjoy the surroundings that offer an amazing landscape.Duration: 2 hours