Day trips & excursions

Montserrat Monastery morning guided tour

Availability: Depending on the season
Duration: 5 hours
Language: English , Spanish
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • See Gothic and Renaissance styles
  • Get early access and avoid the crowds
  • Explore this important site of cultural heritage
What to expect

Avoid the crowds with early access to Montserrat Monastery.

This tour not only invites you to know the spirituality living in this monastery, located on a sacred mountain not far from Barcelona, but also to have the opportunity of discovering the beautiful culture of Catalonia.

Visit the museum of Montserrat and marvel at its cultural heritage. Although most of it was lost in the Napoleonic War, this has not been an impediment to continue possessing interesting artistic elements that really cannot be missed.

Here you can learn all about the archeology of the East given by Mesopotamia, Cyprus, Egypt and Palestine, you can also admire old paintings from the 13th to 18th centuries by artists such as Morales, El Greco, Berruguete, Caravaggio, and many more.

Fall in love with the architecture of the Basilica which combines Gothic and Renaissance styles, visit its atrium and its sacristy as well as an interesting permanent exhibition on the image of the Virgin which shows how it has changed over the years.

Get an appreciation of the talents of the singers, composers and teachers through the explanatory audiovisual showing the choir line.

Montserrat Express: This option includes transportation from Barcelona to Montserrat. You will buy your tickets to the Museum and Monastery once you get there.

Montserrat Express with tickets: This option includes the transportation from Barcelona to Montserrat, tickets, guided visit and liquor tasting. Visit the Museum of Montserrat and marvel at its cultural heritage, which although most of it was lost in the Napoleonic War, this has not been an impediment to continue possessing interesting artistic elements that you can not miss.

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What's included
  • Transportation from the meeting point
  • Bilingual guide
  • Entrance to Montserrat Monastery (only if chosen)
What's not included
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
Reduced price
  • Children (3-11 years)
  • For infants (0-2 years) this event is for free

Where

Plaça de Catalunya, 21, 08002 Barcelona, Spain

Meeting point:

Outside Hard Rock Café.

When
  • From 1 November to 31 March: Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday at 7.30am
  • From 1 April to 31 October: daily at 6.45am
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Provider
Amigo Tours
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.

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