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Montserrat Monastery & Riding Experience, from Barcelona

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from US$ 105.19 per person pp

Key Highlights

  • Visit the magnificent Montserrat on a day tour from Barcelona
  • Visit the Montserrat Abbey, known for the figure of La Moreneta, the patron saint of Catalonia
  • Experience the natural splendour of Montserrat, Catalonia’s most emblematic mountain
  • Enjoy a Montserrat Cable Car ride and take in magnificent views
  • Enjoy a thrilling guided horseback ride along the Natural Park
  • Premium Small Group for a personalized experience
  • An expert bilingual guide in English and Spanish with the best destination knowledge
  • Overview

    Half Day tour to Catalonia’s most emblematic mountain. Topped by a Benedictine Monastery, Montserrat is an ideal half-day trip to spend a fun day in nature, just a few kilometres away from Barcelona. On the way to the Monastery, admire the Massif of Montserrat, a spectacular multi-peaked rocky range packed of unique needle-shape formations. Upon arrival, visit the Monastery, which was founded in the 10th century and still functions to this day, with over 150 monks. It is also well-known for hosting the figure of La Moreneta (the dark one), who is the patron saint of Catalonia.

    Next, descend to a nearby equestrian centre on the Montserrat Cable Car enjoying the beautiful views on the way, located at the foothill of the Massif. Get ready for a thrilling horseback ride along the Natural Park, offering breath-taking views of Montserrat. All while enjoying the freedom and tranquillity of the countryside. Lead by experienced bilingual guide (English and Spanish), the route is suitable for everyone. Enjoy the ride and the spectacular sight of the mountain!

    Highlights

    - A half day tour guided by a knowledgeable tour guide, ensuring top quality service and great destination information.
    - A guided horseback ride with an experienced monitor, an amusing experience suitable for everyone.
    - Visit the Monastery of Montserrat and surroundings. Have the best views of the holy Mountain
    - Montserrat Cable Car descent with beautiful views
    - Views of a unique landscape, a perfect getaway for nature lovers.
    - Premium Small Group for a personalized experience

  • Activity Schedule & Itinerary

    Activity Schedule

    When does it run?

    Daily except Monday

    Duration

    5.5 hours

    Start time

    8:30am
    So there’s no last-minute rush please arrive at the start point 15 minutes early.

    Meeting Point

    Make your way to Passatge de la Concepció, 7 Boutique We Barcelona - 08008 - ES

    Ending Point

    Same as the start point

  • Inclusions & Exclusions

    Inclusions

    • Guide (English & Spanish)
    • Transfers from Barcelona
    • Admission to the monastery
    • Horseback ride

    Exclusions

    • Hotel transfers
  • Please note

    Voucher Information: Sorry, but we will need you to print a paper version of your booking voucher (we're working on changing this ). At this time no refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher.

    Additional info

    The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details. They’re a nice bunch, and will happily answer any logistical questions you may have. Please give them a call at least 24 hours before your organised  activity to reconfirm.