Hike on Montserrat and visit the Benedictine Abbey, near Barcelona (Half-day)

Hike the wonderful paths of Montserrat, and visit the Benedictine Abbey with mountain leader Ramon. Let him guide you on this fantastic hiking adventure in Spain.

 
 

Details

 

Trip Duration

1/2 day

Mountain Range

-

People per Guide

8 people

Trip Level

Easy

Offer Period

Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec

Type of Trip

Group

Highlights

 
  • Join one of Ramon’s small group tours to the majestic peak of Montserrat.

  • Discover the Benedictine Abbey and tour this fantastic building.

  • Enjoy breathtaking views and live an unforgettable adventure in Spain.

 

If you want to explore Spain in a unique way, search no more. Join me on this hike on Montserrat near Barcelona. And let’s explore the Benedictine Abbey on this half day trek.

After meeting, we’ll drive on an air conditioned minivan towards Montserrat, an enchanting town very close to Barcelona. It is famous for being the home of a multi-peaked range. Thus, its name comes from the catalan and it means sawed mountain. It’s fame also comes from hosting the Benedictine abbey and the Black madonna: La Morenata.

Our adventure begins exploring the Benedictine abbey and learning about its intriguing history. Upon completion, we’ll get ready for our hiking trip following a dazzling path across the rocky formations of the peak. We’ll pass by incredible natural viewpoints, that offer the most hypnotizing views of the enchanting forests around and over the abbey. Then, we’ll continue until we reach the highest point of the peak. So we’ll enjoy an unrivalled 360 degrees view over the whole range. It is so amazing, that in clear days we could see all the way to the Pyrenees and the island of Mallorca.

Thereon, we’ll enjoy a well deserved break and an exquisite typical catalan sandwich to recover our energies. Then, we’ll begin descending on a shady trail that crosses forests and needle formations until we arrive back at the Abbey. There, if visiting Monday to Friday, we’ll get the opportunity to hear the local boys choir singing the Escolania de Montserrat.

Don’t miss out on any of the fun. Request to book this trip and live a marvellous experience in Montserrat.

I also guide this hike in the Garrotxa Volcanic Zone Natural Park and visit Besalú, day trip from Barcelona, if you want to keep exploring the area.

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Price per person

 
Group of 1
65 EUR

Group of 2
65 EUR

Group of 3
65 EUR

Group of 4
65 EUR

Group of 5
60 EUR

Group of 6
60 EUR

Group of 7
60 EUR

Group of 8
60 EUR

 

Price includes

 
  • Guiding fee
  • Transport during the trip
  • Personal Insurance
  • Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
 On top of the guide fee the price includes, transportation in an air conditioned minivan, a typical catalan sandwich, a bottle of water, personal insurance. The price does not include: hotel pick-up and drop off and tips.
 

Other details

 
Skill level required

All Levels

Fitness level required

Open to everyone

Meeting point

Passeig de Gràcia, 26, Barcelona, Spain

More info

We recommend you bring the following items: hiking or sport shoes, comfortable clothes, a waterproof jacket, sunglasses and sunscreen. This trip welcomes children 10 years and older.

 

About the Guide

 
 

Mountain Leader from Spain

 
 
 

 

What People are Saying about Ramon Burgues

 

Ramon is a fantastic guide that gives you All including a little bit off his hard. We where 5 guys exploring the north off Spain trekking, that learnt a lot about hus great knoledge. Thanks, Morten.
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Morten
 

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