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Montserrat Half-Day Tour: Morning Departure
Product Code: 2554-47203
OVERVIEW

Highlights

  • • Visit the mountain of Montserrat in half a day
  • • Wonderful and breathtaking views from Montserrat Mountain
  • • Santa Maria de Montserrat
  • • See the Black Virgin
  • • Taste typical liquors of Montserrat
Tour Code
2554-47203
Duration
5.5 hours
Departure City
Barcelona
End City
Barcelona
Tour Type:
Bus/Coach
Language:
English, Spanish
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Itinerary
Day 01
Barcelona

Barcelona & Montserrat

Start your half day trip from Barcelona in a comfortable bus to the mountain of Montserrat, which rises majestically to 4,051 feet (1,236 meters). The rocks of Montserrat were formed by natural cement of sand during the centuries. The wind and rain shaped the mountain with strange and varied forms. Some have seen human or animal shapes in some of these peaks, giving those names and inventing legends to explain their fantastic origins. This trip to Montserrat will give you the opportunity to enjoy the wonderful and breathtaking views of the Montserrat Mountain, one of nature’s special creations.

You will visit the Royal Basilica of Montserrat, also called Santa Maria de Montserrat, which holds the famous 12th century Romanesque carving of Virgen Moreneta (the Black Virgin). You will be able to see this famous statue of the Black Virgin from a distance. The Benedict sanctuary of Montserrat has been founded in 1025 and provides a mystical backdrop for the Virgin of Montserrat, the patron saint of Catalonia who is enshrined in the monastery's Royal Basilica. The little monastery soon began to receive pilgrims and visitors who contributed to the spread of stories of miracles and wonders performed by the Virgin. Today, Montserrat has been modernized to accommodate the many pilgrimages.

You will be given some free time to visit the audiovisual exhibition about the history and creation of Montserrat. And taste typical liquors of Montserrat.

On some days the children's choir sings in the monastery and so you may be fortunate enough to catch one of their delightful performances.

Tips:
At the end of the tour we will return to the meeting point.

Visiting Attractions

Meeting Point
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Time Region Location Full Address
9:15AM Barcelona Carrer de Balmes Carrer de Balmes, 5, 08007 Barcelona
WHAT'S INCLUDED

Package Includes

  • Air conditioned motor coach
  • Multilingual official guide
  • Taste four typical liquors and entrance to the audiovisual exhibition in Montserrat. The exhibition is based on three fundamental pillars: mountain, monastery and sanctuary. It explains to its visitors the history, natural creation and significance of this pilgrimage site.

Package Excludes

  • Hotel pick-up, drop-off
  • Food and beverages unless specified
  • All personal expenses
  • Tips
Special Notes
  • Please arrive at least 15 minutes before scheduled departure.
  • Correct dress code is requested to enter the Basilica at Montserrat. Tank tops, strapless shirts, short shorts or sandals.
  • Please be aware that some walking is included during this tour. Please come prepared and we recommend wearing comfortable clothes and shoes.
  • At Montserrat, there is a mountain climate; depending on the season you will need clothes protecting you from the rain and/or cold.
  • This tour/activity is overseen by a select local operator in the region. Upon booking your tour or activity and after receiving confirmation, you will be issued an e-ticket detailing the local operator's name and contact information. If you require assistance finding a specific tour, please contact us for more information.

Pricing Info

Your reservation is always subject to confirmation by email, normally within one to two business days.

* Adult: 13 and older
* Child: 4-12 years of age
* Participation is free for children below the age of 4.
* Tour prices are based on EUR and are converted into USD. Prices will change day to day, due to the currency exchange rates. Tours booked and paid for will be charged at the current rate at which the tour price is shown. We will not refund any price differences, should prices drop for the tour. Tours will be subject to Cancellation Fees, should any changes be made for a reservation.

Reservation Info

    1.Immediately after submitting your reservation you will receive a Receipt of Reservation via email.
    2. Within one to two business days of submitting your reservation you will receive a confirmation email from us. If you need to book an airline ticket, we recommend that you do so after you receive a confirmation of your tour reservation from us.
    3. An E-Ticket will be sent to you via email as soon as details of your reservation are confirmed or your supporting information is received by us. We will provide you with all detailed information about your tour on the E-Ticket. Contact information for local tour provider will be included on E-Ticket for your convenience or re-confirmation purpose if re-confirmation is required.
    4. Simply print your E-Ticket and present it with your valid photo ID on the day of your activity to your tour guide. Please remember E-Ticket is your proof of purchase.

Terms and Conditions

    - Your purchase does not guarantee confirmation. Your purchase will initiate a reservation process. We will confirm with you via email within one to two business days.
    - Prices may vary due to availability. We reserve the right to make price adjustment without prior notice.
    - Please refer to our Standard Amendment, Cancellation and Refund Policy before you make reservation.
    - Please refer to Customer Agreement before you make reservation.
    - Local tour provider reserves the right to make modifications to tour arrangements including order of tour activities, hotel and its location if deemed necessary.
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I am interested in taking the Montserrat trip (Product Code: 2554-47203). However my concern is with the end time of the tour. I need to catch the train at 5:00pm in Barcelona and am wondering at what time the tour will finish. 04/16/2017 16:01:09
Tours4Fun 04/16/2017 18:00:00

Dear Ma,

The tour duration is 5.5 hours, so normally, the tour will end at around 3:00 - 4:00pm at Carrer de Balmes, 5, Barcelona, Espanya.

To place your order, please simply select your start date and the number of rooms/ seats you require on the upper right hand section of the tour's information page, then click “Book Now".

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Jeffrey
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If I stay at the hotel near Placa De Catalunya... How can I get to the meeting point?Thanks. 02/13/2017 14:27:50
Tours4Fun 02/13/2017 16:39:58

Dear Julia,

Thank you for choosing Tours4fun.

From Placa De Catalunya to Carrer de Balmes, 5, 08007 Barcelona is a 15 minutes drive. You can take a bus from there or take a taxi as transportation.

To place your order for a reservation online, simply select your desired tour start date and the number of rooms you need/ travelers you are booking for on the upper right section of the tour information page, then click on "BOOK NOW".

Best Regards,
Katherine
Customer Service Rep

I'd like to take the Half-Day Tour of Montserrat (Product Code: 2554-47203) will Admission to Santa Maria and Royal Basilica and cogwheel train included in the package? 07/07/2016 16:33:49
Tours4Fun 07/07/2016 16:42:29

Dear Rebecca,

Thank you for choosing Tours4fun.

Admission to the Royal Basilica of Montserrat, also called Santa Maria de Montserrat and the cogwheel train will be included in the reservation price.

To place your order for a reservation online, simply select your desired tour start date and the number of rooms you need/ travelers you are booking for on the upper right section of the tour information page, then click on "BOOK NOW".

Best Regards,
Katherine
Customer Service Rep

We want to take the Montserrat Tour(2554-47203) what Metro Stop would be best for the Meeting Place (Carrer de Balmes)?
Thanks,
Ken
07/27/2015 12:18:33
Tours4Fun 07/27/2015 12:28:05

Dear Ken Akroyd,

Thanks for your inquiry.

We only have following meeting location

9:15A.M. Barcelona Carrer de Balmes Carrer de Balmes, 5, 08007 Barcelona

You will be responsible for arranging your own transportation from your Metro station to above pickup point.

Best Regards,
Tom
Customer Service Rep

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