7.5 hours, Start: 11:00
Our first stop of the day is Montserrat, the most emblematic mountain of Catalonia and its famous Benedictine monastery, Montserrat is an ideal half-day excursion to spend a fun day among nature, just a few kilometers from Barcelona.
Climb the Aeri cable car to observe the fascinating fauna and flora of the area. On the way to the Monastery, you can admire the Montserrat Massif, a spectacular rocky mountain with multiple peaks full of unique needle-shaped formations. Upon arrival, you will visit the Monastery that was founded in the 10th century and is still inhabited today, by more than 150 monks. He is also known for housing the figure of La Moreneta (visit not guaranteed), the patron saint of Catalonia. The guide will explain the history and adventures of this monastery that dates back almost a thousand years.
Once you have visited the monastery you will have free time to explore the area to your liking. Later, you will descend from the mountain to go to the typical Catalan farmhouse where you will taste a delicious 3-course menu; First course salad, combination of second course barbecue (vegetarian and halal option) and dessert in addition to stunning views. In August the restaurant will not be the usual one, but you can see the views of Montserrat.
After this day full of adventures, you will return to the center of Barcelona.
Take home exclusive memories of this day in the countryside on a small group tour!