Montserrat is a unique mountain in the world, if you are visiting Barcelona it would be a pity if you don’t come and visit the Montserrat Monastery. It is considered to be the cornerstone of the Catalan culture, history, nature, and spirituality. Your guide will provide plenty of information about it all during the guided visit. You will see the atrium, where many events of the country’s history are depicted; the Basilica, inside of which sits the Black Madonna, and its outstanding façade. You will also see the 15th-century cloister and Santa Maria square.
Your guide will give you a tour to the main places, such as the museum where there are a great collection of paintings, the restaurants and the different shops after you will have free time to dedicate to the aspects of this beautiful and spiritual place.
In this Montserrat Tour, you will have the opportunity to listen to the Boys’ Choir Midday Concert.
Summing up with this tour you will have the chance of…
- Discover the Magic Mountain and monastery of Montserrat with our licensed private guided tour and listen to the Boys’ Choir.
- Visit “La Moreneta”, the Black Madonna of Montserrat’s Basilica
- You’ll be shown the Lady’s Chapel of the 12th Century figure of the Lady of Montserrat
After your private tour around Montserrat, we will go directly to Pla de Bages, a privileged region surrounded by the mythical mountains of Montserrat, Sant Llorenç del Munt and Obac Natural Park.
With this private tour, you will visit a family business. This winery began to cultivate their own organic vineyards and work in the wine from 1885 to nowadays. Is the fifth generation who takes special care in the vineyard and make an effort to give the maximum quality to their products.
This experience includes a visit to the winery which will give you the opportunity to visit a typical Catalan farmhouse and wander through the organic vineyards in its unique environment.
We will get to know the local varieties like white Picapoll, Sumoll, Mandó and Red Picapoll. Also, you will explore the production plant and the barrels room.
Therefore, with this private tour, you will go deep into the basement of the house and explore its old cellar, which has been restored to its original state. It is the jewel in the crown of wine history and culture in this region. It is a tour that will take you back in time. Also, you will have the opportunity to visit the Museum of Industry and Transport. This is the families privately owned collection, which is dedicated to transport. It includes a display of carriages, old trucks and tools that were used to make wine in the past.
Going on with this private wine tour in Pla de Bages, you will have the opportunity to taste 5 different wines pairing it with different Catalan products ( cold meat, ” pa amb tomaquet” ( Catalan bruschetta), cheeses, foie-gras, honey and chocolate)