Are you looking for one day away from the city of Barcelona? This is the perfect tour for you to enjoy a day in the nature of this unique jagged mountain and the medieval monastery hidden among the peaks. You'll meet ‘La Moreneta’, the Black Madonna and its fascinating story. Enjoy the spectacular views in the cable car ride between the mountains.
You'll start the day at the train station where you'll meet your guide. Once on the train you'll admire the landscape and learn everything about the history of Montserrat and the Monastery.
As soon as you arrive to Montserrat, you'll get aboard the cable car to climb the mountain and get amazed by the incredible views of Montserrat and its surroundings.
Later on, you'll visit the street market of the local farmers where you'll have the chance to taste fabulous regional products from Catalonia. You'll also walk around Santa Maria Square where the Romanesque Architecture of the Monastery and Santa Maria de Montserrat Church meld with the stones of the mountain’s peaks.
This won't be a complete tour of Montserrat without meeting ‘La Moreneta’, the Black Madonna, inside the Monastery Benedictine. You'll listen to the children’s choir of Montserrat, composed of fifty students from the monastery school.
Afterward, you'll take a short and easy hike in the mountain to La Creu de Sant Miquel's viewpoint from where you'll get an extraordinary view of the valley. You'll enjoy a picnic with beautiful views in front of you.
To end up this journey, on the train journey back to Barcelona, you will have the opportunity to relax with the beautiful views of the mountain and the history of Montserrat in your memory.