Private Tour of Montserrat Monastery inc Tickets & Transportation: A Hidden Gem
Witness the stunning beauty of Montserrat Mountain known locally as the ‘Serrated Mountain’, due to its stark rock formations. This unbelievably beautiful mountain is home to a Benedictine monastery and is a famous pilgrimage spot for people coming to see the 12th century wooden statue of La Moreneta (The Black Virgin), Catalonia's patron. The monastery of Montserrat is a source of local pride and focal point of Catalan identity.
- Admire the jagged beauty of Montserrat Mountain.
- Discover the amazing Santa Maria de Montserrat Abbey, located at the top of the mountain.
- View the famous La Moreneta Statue, an icon of Catalonia.
- Experience some of Spain’s best artistic work at the Montserrat Museum.
As well as boasting unbeatable views of the city of Barcelona from its many vantage points, Montserrat is also home to a great museum bringing together the work of some of the most famous Spanish painters, including the gifted El Greco, Picasso, and Dalí. You and your guide will explore the mountain and monastery at your own pace and you will get the chance to take in the surroundings and awe-inspiring views during your tour.