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Sant Miquel del Fai Monastery

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Nice place

Actually closed for, quite long lasting renewal works, the place is a hidden gem, with fine... read more

Reviewed July 16, 2018
15matjan
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Tona, Spain
Enjoyed Sant Miquel.

The monastery is perched on the Cliffside on a ledge of rock, which is amazing . Buildings and... read more

Reviewed November 9, 2017
Stefinita
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Sarnia, Canada
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Jul 16, 2018
“Nice place”
Nov 9, 2017
“Enjoyed Sant Miquel.”
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Carretera BV 1485, Km 7, 08182 Sant Feliu de Codines, Spain
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Reviewed July 16, 2018

Actually closed for, quite long lasting renewal works, the place is a hidden gem, with fine landscapes and waterfalls

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank 15matjan
Reviewed November 9, 2017

The monastery is perched on the Cliffside on a ledge of rock, which is amazing . Buildings and structures date back to the 1100s, incredible. Not the easiest place to explore, walk about , unless you are fit.

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Stefinita
Reviewed March 6, 2017

I went here with a hiking group for a day trip from Barcelona. Monastery itself and the surrounding caves and water fall are very nice, but best are the views.

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed February 5, 2017 via mobile

Did the tour. It is in catalan, but free of charge and very interesting. Without the tour still interesting to visit. Very nice views of the valley. Nice waterfall and cave to visit. There is a picnic place so bring some food (we didn't)

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed February 1, 2017 via mobile

We have visited sant miquel del fai in 2016 winter. It is an amazing nature spot that I recommend to visit. There is a nice offroad route next to the monastery, Bertí cliffs! You will need a 4x4 vehicle.

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank jonatand762
Reviewed October 22, 2016

We drove there. The drive itself is amazing - winding up the mountains with fresh cold air. Can't go wrong with Google Maps. It is quite a distance from Barcelona - don't think it is a very popular spot with foreign tourists because there isn't...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank Ben1075
Reviewed July 31, 2016

We took the car, do aim to arrive in the morning, as although there was ample parking for our visit in May, by the time we left it was solid! And when leaving don't attempt to take the top road home, we went a distance...More

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank EilidhMac
Reviewed May 9, 2016

Early on a Sunday I set off by bus to Sant Feliu de Codines to connect to another bus to Sant Miquel del Fai, which i missed. So this forced me to walk, the walk was about 2 hours along mountains roads. I did have...More

Date of experience: November 2015
1  Thank Dolly_Travels
Reviewed November 14, 2015

This is a really beautiful place, nice place for a walk with anyone including old and young except the cave at the end of the picnic area where it's not really advisable for those who are too young or old. Very beautiful walk and very...More

Date of experience: November 2015
1  Thank JustineLow
Reviewed September 22, 2015

This historic old monastry is reached by a winding road with fantastic views. Visitors need to be good walkers to get around the site as there are some steep climbs. The entrance had a notice to say that the restaurant was open between 11 and...More

Date of experience: September 2015
3  Thank Alistair D
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