From Barcelona, every Monday, Wednesday and Friday from May to September, you can enjoy a unique experience in the Sanctuary of Our Lady of Montserrat, the Patron Saint of Catalonia.
Departure at midday from Plaza Catalunya by coach to the sanctuary. Guided tour of the Sanctuary and the interesting “Montserrat Portes Endins” Audiovisual Room. Tasting of cottage cheese with honey.
After some free time to enjoy the exceptional setting, a guided tour of the Museum of Montserrat, with works from collections by Caravaggio, Picasso, Dalí and so on. The tour continues towards the Basilica to visit the Sacristy, with works by the painter Josep Obiols, and the chapel of the Virgin of Montserrat, La Moreneta.
At 6:45 p.m. you will attend one of the most spiritual moments of the trip: the vespers, performed by the monks, followed by singing by the Escolania (Boys’ Choir). Journey back to Barcelona at 7:00 p.m., arriving in the city at 8:15 p.m.
Duration: Approx. eight and a half hours.
Language: Bilingual tour, with a Spanish-English speaking guide.
Days: Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, from midday to 8:30 p.m. Available from May to September.
Transport: comfortable and roomy private coach with air conditioning.