Montserrat Natural Park Hiking & Monastery Tour

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Adult Ages 14+ years old
Child Ages 10-13 years old

Embark on a small group Montserrat hiking tour with a local guide and discover the secret spots of this magical place!

Tour Highlights:

  • Small Group Tour (max. 8 people) ensures a personalized experience
  • Lead by passionate multilingual local guide (English/Spanish/Catalan)
  • Visit the Benedictine Abbey and learn about its amazing history with an expert guide
  • Hike the multi-peaked famous sawed mountain Montserrat
  • Enjoy breathtaking 360º views
  • Savour some typical Catalan snacks
  • Hear the boys choir sing the famous Escolania de Montserrat (from Monday to Friday, except public and school holidays)

Come and hike around the trails of Montserrat, the world-famous multi-peaked sawed mountain, visit the Benedictine Abbey and hear the boys’ choir sing the famous Escolania de Montserrat on this unique half-day small group tour from Barcelona.

After 45 minutes drive in a comfortable AC Minivan, you will arrive at Montserrat. We will start the day visiting the Benedictine abbey of Santa Maria de Montserrat where you will discover its amazing history. “Montserrat” literally means “sawed mountain” in Catalan because of its multi-peaked rocky range. It is well known as the site of the Benedictine abbey, Santa Maria de Montserrat which hosts the famous Black Madonna “La Moreneta.”

Once we have visited the abbey we will get ready and start hiking from the monastery following a beautiful path around the needle formations of the mountain passing by many natural viewpoints offering awesome views over the abbey and the forests around.

We will continue through secret trails to the highest point of thehike, from where you will have breathtaking views of 360 degrees over the multi-peaked rocky range and on clear days we would be able to see the Pyrenees mountains and Barcelona!

After admiring those great landscapes, taking some pictures, and savoring  some typical Catalan snacks (please bring your own sandwich for lunch), we will start descending through a shady path between forests of the mountain that will bring us back to the Abbey where we will some free time for visiting the farmers market, relaxing or hear the famous Escolania de Montserrat boys choir sing (on working days from Monday to Friday, subject to Basilica capacity).

Book your small group Montserrat hiking tour online today!