For this tour, accompanied by your guide, you will take a train to reach the foot of Montserrat mountain (approx. 1 hour).
funicular will take us over the 1235m drop to the abbey and you will discover the amazing rocky structure made of rounded boulders.
Once you arrive at the platform where the abbey and the monastery and the others buildings are built, you will enjoy the panorama of the mountain and the Barcelona plain.
Then you will start the visit with an
audiovisual show that describe the history of this religious community and the legend of the black virgin "la moreneta".
visit the monastery to discover the life of the Benedictine monks who reside there.
Montserrat Buffet, a self-service restaurant with a buffet and panoramic mountain views.
visit the Montserrat Museum (MDM), which contains one of the most important art collections in the country. A museum whose collection comes mostly from donations and legacies made by important Catholic families. It shows works by Caravaggio, El Greco, Picasso, Dalí, Monet, etc., as well as an important collection of archeology from the Middle East (Persia, Mesopotamia, Egypt, the Holy Land …).
To end you will have a
tasting of typical liquors made by the monks.
Return by the same route: funicular train down the mountain, then a second train to Barcelona.