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From Barcelona: Montserrat Monastery, Easy Hike, Cable Car

4.9 / 5

78 reviews

Activity provider: Mont Escape Tours

From Barcelona: Montserrat Monastery, Easy Hike, Cable Car

Activity provider: Mont Escape Tours
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From US$ 70.18 per person

Likely to sell out

Enjoy Montserrat monastery, the cloister and a centuries-old chapel on this excursion to the mountain. Take the cable car to the top and enjoy an easy hike while you admire the panoramic views.

About this activity

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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 6 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, Catalan, English

Experience

Highlights
  • Visit the world famous Montserrat Monastery and Cloister
  • Take the cable car to the top and enjoy the astonishing views
  • Enjoy an easy hike in Montserrat's National Park
  • Learn details and curiosities about Montserrat, its history, geology and nature
  • Benefit from a small group for more attention and time
Full description

Escape from busy Barcelona on this 6-hour small-group excursion to Montserrat. When you arrive you’ll be in the capable hands of a certified mountain guide as you explore this popular site. Discover the charm of Montserrat mountain, visit the Benedictine Monastery of Santa Maria de Montserrat with its well preserved 15th-century cloister. Discover hidden details, architecture, and art from the 12th century to the contemporary. Ride the cable car to the top and enjoy the magnificent view of the mountain and the national park. Take an easy hike to enjoy the fresh air and mountainous terrain and learn about nature and wildlife.

Admire the magical and fun shapes of the rock formations and some of the chapels scattered throughout the mountain.

Enjoy your free time back at the monastery with the many things you can do.

Includes
  • Transportation
  • Qualified and government-certified guide
  • Cable car ride
  • Accident and civil liability insurance
  • Parking fees
  • Bottled water
  • Pick-up from a centrally located meeting point
  • Transport in an air-conditioned minivan
  • Food
  • Hotel pick-up
Not suitable for
  • Children under 5 years
  • People with mobility impairments
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Date

Meeting point

The meeting point is at 8:00 AM at Paseo de Gracia, 69, 08008 Barcelona, España.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Warm clothing
  • Snacks

Know before you go

  • This tour is not recommended for people with limited mobility
  • Groups can be accepted of up to 12 participants
  • Bring some snacks to eat during the easy hike
  • You’ll need to wear comfortable clothing and comfortable shoes
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.9 /5

based on 78 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    5/5
  • Transportation
    5/5
  • Value for money
    4.7/5
  • Safety
    5/5

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Wonderful tour with David! While we couldn’t unfortunately go hiking due to some regional restrictions (high risk of fires due to the current heat), it was an incredibly informative trip with stunning views! He was very knowledgeable and provided us with lots of tips and insights, and made sure everyone felt comfortable at all times. We were also given enough time to explore the area on our own, even though the options were a bit limited due to closures of large parts of the park.

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July 26, 2022

My 11 year old daughter and I took this tour and really enjoyed it! A small group of 8 plus our guide. We got to see some of the countryside outside Barcelona, visited Monserrat as well as took a furnicular up to the top of the mountain and walked down seeing some beautiful nature along the way. I would recommend!

May 19, 2022

An amazing experience. However the funicular was not operating (no fault of guide) but rather than getting cable car we went down by train as suggested and a bit disappointed that we did not get the cable car. That being said our guide was Fantastic and would highly recommend the experience.

April 12, 2022

Product ID: 57039