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Montserrat Small-Group Easy Hike with Cable Car from Barcelona

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Embark on an amazing experience to Montserrat, the magic mountain next to Barcelona. Small groups. Admire the wonderful holly Monastery, the Black Madonna, and then take the cable car to the top and enjoy a nice walk. Discover the charm of this mountain and the chapels of more than 1000 years old. Discover Montserrat from a different perspective. Listen and enjoy the Montserrat’s boy choir. Enjoy a soft hike with no difficulty.
  • Half-day trip from Barcelona to Montserrat
  • Experience Montserrat by cable car and on foot with a light hike
  • Visit the historic Montserrat monastery and the Black Madonna
  • Small-group guided tour suitable for all ages
What to Expect
Escape the city streets of Barcelona for the mountain charms of Montserrat. Visit the Montserrat monastery, an operating Benedictine abbey founded in the 11th century, and join pilgrims from around the world to see the Black Madonna. Listen to the angelic voices of the Monastery’s celebrated boys’ choir (pending school schedules).

Ride the cable car to the top of the mountain and admire the incredible views. Then explore with a gentle hike of the area (not recommended for travelers who experience difficulty walking). This tour provides a glimpse of a world beyond Barcelona, rich in mountain landscapes and religious history.
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a really good trip. First, this was indeed a small group - just 7 people. Ferran was an excellent guide, very knowlegable, and great company. He gave us a really thorough tour of the monastery, took us up the mountain on the gravity...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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BarcelonaTours, Owner at Mont Escape, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much! It was our pleasure!

Reviewed July 11, 2019

I highly recommend this day trip with Ferran! We rode in a clean and comfortable van for the hour-long trip to Montserrat. Along the way, Ferran pointed out things to us and answered any questions we had. The beauty of Montserrat is evident the moment...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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BarcelonaTours, Guide at Mont Escape, responded to this reviewResponded July 12, 2019

Thank you so much! It was wonderful day !

Reviewed June 30, 2019 via mobile

Thanks Ferran for an amazing Montserrat experience - the easy meeting for transfer- lovely vehicle and great knowledge you shared with us on our drive and at Montserrat was perfect. We loved our hike down the mountain with you - this is a must do!...More

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BarcelonaTours, Guide at Mont Escape, responded to this reviewResponded July 3, 2019

It was my plesure ! Thank you for your comments !

Reviewed June 10, 2019

We had a wonderful time and our tour guide made it spectacular. He was very informative, jovial, and his English was very good.

Date of experience: May 2019
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BarcelonaTours, Guide at Mont Escape, responded to this reviewResponded June 13, 2019

I really appreciate your comments ! Thank you !

Reviewed May 5, 2019

This tour was way above my expectations! Well worth the money! The views from the mountain were fabulous! Ferran was very knowledgeable about the history of the monastery and shared much history with the group. I highly recommend this tour and Ferran as the guide.

Date of experience: April 2019
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BarcelonaTours, Owner at Mont Escape, responded to this reviewResponded May 17, 2019

Thank you very much for your comments !

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August 9, 2019|
Response from donnamack1974 | Reviewed this property |
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April 3, 2019|
Response from Ruth B | Reviewed this property |
We were picked up in a small minibus, so I believe the maximum is around 10 people.
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