We want to invite you to our day trip to Montserrat. Montserrat, “broken mountain” is a mountain with unique geological forms situated 60 km away from Barcelona. It is one of the symbols of Catalunia. Montserrat is an important place of interest from the geological, cultural and religious points of view. Some geologists say, it is a monolyte, therefore it can be named the biggest stone of the world. The most famous catalan sculptures worked here. The library of Montserrat exchange manuscripts with the library of Vatican. And of course not to forget about Black Madonna. The benedictin monastery with Black Madonna is situated around 700 m over the sea level.
All this and much more we will see during our trip.
We will begin at 9 am and we will return to Barcelona around 6 pm. During the trip we will travel to a small village near to Montserrat. There you have an oportunity to take a tipical catalan lunch. The price is not included.
We live in Catalunia for many years, so we will also tell you about catalan life, gastronomy, habits and popular fiestas (fests). We will also recommend you where to go after the tour, where can you eat, how to move yourself in the city of Barcelona. We will respond ALL your questions and take care of you during your stay in Barcelona. Trust us, we will show you the best.
What you will see:
- The mountain of Montserrat
- The benedectin abbey
- Monuments of Subirachs and Llull
- Village Monistrol de Montserrat
- Aura museum
- The cross of St. Miguel
- The oldiest way of peregrins