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From Barcelona: Montserrat Private Guided Tour and Cable Car

Activity provider: Catalan Trails

From Barcelona: Montserrat Private Guided Tour and Cable Car

Activity provider: Catalan Trails

From US$ 411.97 per group up to 1

Discover the history of the Montserrat Monastery and experience unique panoramic views from the trails of Montserrat Mountain Natural Park with a local guide on a private tour from Barcelona.

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Duration 6.5 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Spanish, Catalan
Pickup included
Please wait in the hotel lobby 5 minutes before your scheduled pickup time.
Private group

Experience

Highlights
  • Visit Montserrat Monastery and learn about its amazing history
  • Ride Sant Joan cable car or hike around the needle rock formations
  • Marvel at the spectacular landscapes in Montserrat National Park
Full description

Dive into Catalan culture with a visit to the mountain of Montserrat on a private guided tour starting with a pickup from your hotel in Barcelona. Ride the funicular and get unparalleled views of the mountain landscapes. Upon arrival at Montserrat, begin your day by visiting the Benedictine Monastery and discover its amazing history.

Once you have visited the Benedictine monastery, get to Sant Joan Funicular and ride it up the mountain to experience breathtaking 360-degree views over the multi-peaked rocky range and the monastery. From here, see if you can spot Barcelona and the Pyrenees.

After admiring the magnificent landscapes and tasting a selection of traditional Catalan snacks, begin your descent back to the monastery. Choose to ride the Funicular back down or hike down following a beautiful path around the needle rock formations of the mountain. While back at the monastery, take some time to explore the farmers market. You can also listen to the famous Escolania de Montserrat choir sing on weekdays, except for public holidays (subject to the basilica's capacity).

Includes
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Comfortable A/C minivan
  • Local guide
  • Montserrat Monastery
  • Sant Joan Funicular tickets
  • Typical Catalan snacks and bottled water
  • Gratuities
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • Masks are required while indoors

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Warm clothing
  • Sunscreen
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Product ID: 411224