Full Day Guided Tour: Montserrat & Organic Winery Plus Lunch
Durations: 9 Hour(s)
Group Size: 1-15
Explore Montserrat mountain, one of the most spectacular natural parks and spiritual spots in Catalonia and enjoy a wine experience at an organic production winery.
Explore Montserrat mountain, one of the most spectacular natural parks and spiritual spots in Catalonia and enjoy a wine experience at an organic production winery. Head to Montserrat mountain by a comfortable coach to visit the virgin of Montserrat, which is about 50 kilometers/30 miles from Barcelona, walk amongst the stunning and unique peaks, enjoy magnificent views, and visit the museum, which boasts a huge collection of artistic masterpieces spanning from the 13th to 20th centuries.
After your cultural visit head to a local restaurant to have a delicious three course meal comprised of regional products. Then round out your day with a visit to a neighboring biodynamic winery. On your winery tour you'll learn the tradition of making Wine and Cava (Catalan Champagne) and get to taste some most emblematic varietals. After the tour, we'll return to Barcelona and we'll drop you off where we started the tour in Plaza Catalunya.
Day 1 : Meeting point
Departure from Barcelona is at 8:30 AM from the heart of the city, Plaza Catalunya. You'll enjoy a comfortable coach and ride straight to Montserrat, approximately an hour drive away.Montserrat
Once at the top, your guide will take you on a walking tour through the monastery explaining the geological formation of the mountain and the history of the Virgin Black Madonna.
You will visit the church where you can attend a mass while enjoying the surrounding beautiful interior design.¬†Additionally, you have a chance to see the unique chapels accompanied by your guide.
You'll enjoy the stunning views and the unique landscape of the area and have time to sample and purchase the well-known cheeses and honey from Montserrat in the market.Restaurant
You will continue on to a local restaurant where you'll have a marvelous three course meal. Taste¬†the exclusive gastronomy of the area, which is also one of the most important appellations of origin in the world!Winery
Next, we'll board the coach and you will have an unforgettable experience in a small production family-owned winery where you will learn all about the process of Wine and Cava, or otherwise known as Catalan Champagne, production from the vineyards to the table. With your guide you will listen to a specialized enologist who will immerse you in this magical world of wine. You will taste different local grape varieties like macabeu, xerel-lo and perellada amongst others from other countries.
After the tour, we will bring you back to Barcelona and we'll drop you back off in Plaza Catalunya where you started your wonderful day.
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- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Minimum drinking age is 18 years
- There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough bookings to meet requirements (2 person minimum per tour). In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative date or full refund
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- We will charge a cancellation fee of 100% if booking is cancelled 24 hours or less before event
- We will charge a cancellation fee of 0% if booking is cancelled 1000 days or less before event