This great value all in one tour will allow you to discover Barcelona and Montserrat to gain a deep understanding of Catalonia in just a day.
Your guide will pick you up at your accommodation at Barcelona in a comfortable private vehicle shared by a friendly small group of no more than 8 people. During the tour, the guide will share interesting stories about Catalonia, Barcelona, and Montserrat, giving you a deep understanding of the area while keeping the tour entertaining and engaging through the day.
The tour in Barcelona will take you through the history of the city, all the way from the Romans, following the medieval city and paying special attention to the modernism architecture including Gaudi’s masterpiece, the Sagrada Familia.
We’ll head to Montjuïc Mountain and stop at the Mirador de l'Alcalde, a beautiful terrace with wonderful views of Barcelona’s iconic skyline offering fantastic photo opportunities.
This tour also includes a relaxed walking tour through the charming corners of the Gothic Quarter.
Your guide will take you through its quaint little back streets to find the hidden imprints left by the Roman and medieval city in this world-famous neighborhood.
During this half of the tour we will follow Gaudí’s work, including his best work, the Sagrada Familia, which you will be able to enter while skipping the line.
In the other half of the tour we will leave the city and head to the mystic mountain of Montserrat, to discover this awe-inspiring natural monument and learn about its importance to the Catalan people.
This magnificent 4,000-foot wonder is easily recognizable from afar by its “serrated” top from which it gets its name.
Our group will visit the Benedictine monastery of Santa Maria de Montserrat which enjoys a stunning location, surrounded by an unforgettable natural landscape before taking a walking tour of the monastery surroundings. Enjoy the unparalleled views offered by this region, which was declared as a Natural Park in 1987.
We will also discover the Holy Cave where the virgin (represented by the Romanesque statue of the “Black Madonna” is said to have appeared. The site has, since then, become an authentic center for pilgrimage and prayer.
At the end of the tour, after uncovering all the secrets of Barcelona and Montserrat the guide will take you back to your hotel.