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Guided rock climbing in Montserrat, Day trip from Barcelona

Montserrat
montserrat
Montserrat

Join Pere, AEGM-certified guide, for a rock climbing adventure in Catalonia. Come to Barcelona and explore the amazing vertical walls of Montserrat!

Private

Catalan Coastal Range

1 Day

All year

Occasional

All Levels


Highlights

  • Discover one of the world’s most famous rock climbing destinations.
  • Head up a vertical route according to your skills and wishes.
  • Learn the basics or improve your rock climbing techniques.

Description

Would you like to explore the most extensive rock climbing area in Spain? Then follow me to Montserrat, near Catalonia, for a stunning day trip!

Montserrat is a multi-peak mountainous area of the Catalan Pre-Coastal Range. Located only 50km from Barcelona, it was designated a National Park in 1987. With its strikingly pink conglomerate walls hosting more than 8,000 routes, this region attracts hundreds of climbers from all over the world year after year.

On this guided day outing, we will explore Montserrat to find the perfect spot for you. Whether you’re a first-timer or an expert climber, a great adventure is guaranteed. Huge vertical walls, impressive needles, and numerous sport climbing crags await us!

Please keep in mind that this tour requires a good physical condition. However, it is suitable for all levels of climbers: it is a perfect chance to step into a new sport, or to improve your skills!

So, if you want to climb the stunning rocks of Montserrat, near Barcelona, please get in touch with me. Let me take you to one of the most popular rock climbing areas in the world!

I can also take you to Tarragona for a similar experience. Check it out here.

Details

More info

We can pick you up in any point of Barcelona for an extra charge.

If you don't want pick up and drop off. How to get to Montserrat? - Get a combined return ticket in Barcelona (train + rack rail train / tren + cremallera) at the FGC Espanya station.

  • Take your train: We recommend those leaving from Espanya station, line R5, at 7:36, 8:16 or 8:36 (8:16 even better!) and after 60 minutes your will arrive to Monistrol.

  • Once in Monistrol, walk 2 minutes to the rack rail train (cremallera) which will take you to Montserrat in a 20 minutes trip, which besides offers you nice views.

There are other options, you might consider:

  • At the above mentioned station, get your R5 line return ticket to Aeri Montserrat station.

  • Once there, walk 2 minutes to the cable car, Aeri station. Buy your return ticket and enjoy a 5 minutes trip to Montserrat.

A third option is the coach departing from Sants station. It arrives a bit later than the meeting time, but if you notify me, I will wait for you 15 additional minutes. I only need to know in advance.

If you need further details please let me know it. I will try to answer you as well as I can.


Equipment you will need to bring

Helmet

Harness

Backpack

Sunglasses

Other gear: Equipment list: Proper clothing, Sunscreen, Food, Drinks, Cat Feet*, Harness*, Helmet * (*We can provide this for €5 per piece)


About the guide

When I was young, I played soccer until I discovered mountains and climbing, and it became my passion. I graduated in telecommunications engineering (image and sound) and I worked for more than 20 years as a documentary producer and director, until I decided to become an AEGM mountain and climbing guide. In 2014, a double dream came true: I made a documentary about a Himalaya expedition and climbed Manaslu (8.163m). Documentaries and climbing have allowed me to travel a lot, see the world, make good friends, and meet interesting people. I love to teach and work as a climbing guide. I have a lot of experience and know Barcelona, Montserrat, and Catalonia like the palm of my hand.

Languages

Portuguese | French | English | Catalan

Certificates

AEGM

Residence

Barcelona, Spain


What people are saying about Pere Herms

Caleb Rudge

5.00

August, 2022

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Prices per person

Group of 1

EUR 186 Each

Group of 2

EUR 93 Each

Group of 3

EUR 62 Each

Group of 4

EUR 47 Each

Want a different number of travellers?

Price includes

- Guiding fee

- Personal insurance

Price details

With pick up and drop off price rises to 230€ per person /// Included gear: First-aid kit, Ropes, Carabiners, Quickdraws, Belayer, Anchors, Self-protection equipment. /// Photographic report included.




 

 

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