Barcelona Premium Small Group Tours

Montserrat Monastery & Horse Riding Experience from Barcelona - Premium Small Group Tour

  • A half day tour guided by a knowledgeable tour guide, ensuring top quality service and great destination information.
  • A guided horseback ride with an experienced monitor, an amusing experience suitable for everyone.
  • Visit the Monastery of Montserrat and surroundings. Have the best views of the holy Mountain
  • Views of a unique landscape, a perfect getaway for nature lovers.
  • Premium Small Group for a personalized experience

95.99 € per person

Duration: 5h30m

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Program

Half Day tour to Catalonia’s most emblematic mountain. Topped by a Benedictine Monastery, Montserrat is an ideal half-day trip to spend a fun day in nature, just a few kilometers away from Barcelona.

Montserrat tour & Horse Riding

On the way to the Monastery, admire the Massif of Montserrat, a spectacular multi-peaked rocky range packed of unique needle-shape formations. Upon arrival, visit the Monastery, which was founded in the 10th century and still functions to this day, with over 70 monks. It is also well-known for hosting the figure of La Moreneta (visit not guaranteed), who is the patron saint of Catalonia. After the visit, you will have free time to buy a souvenir, take pictures, etc.
Next, get ready for a thrilling horseback ride along the Natural Park, offering breathtaking views of Montserrat. All while enjoying the freedom and tranquility of the countryside. Lead by experienced guides, the route is suitable for everyone. Enjoy the ride and the spectacular sight of the mountain!

Timing

AM
08:15am
– Welcome with our We specialist guide at Pasatge de la concepció, 7
08:30am – Starting the experience at Paseo de Gracia
Go through Barcelona learning the stories about the buildings and the Eixample neighborhood designed on XIX century.
We will drive you throught Diagonal avenue, the largest in Barcelona
See the Royal Palace of Pedralbes and the Campus from the UB, the first public university in the city
Leave the city and start to see all the surrounding cities and towns.
You will be able to see the Sportive City of FC Barcelona and its headquarters
We will drive you through the County side and you will start to see the great mountain of Montserrat
Get into the Natural Park of Montserrat
See the great views while your are going up to the mountain
09:30am – We will arrive to the Ranch to start with the Horse Riding experience
You will have a short briefing to know how to ride the horses
You will get a helmet and your horse
10:00am – Start of the Riding
Enjoy the great views of the mountain of Montserrat
Enjoy the landscape
11:00am – Finish your ridding and go up to the monastery of Montserrat
11:30am – We will arrive to Montserrat and start de cultural visit to the Monastery
Learn about the history of the monastery
Visit the Basilica of Santa Maria de Montserrat
Learn about the Monks life style
Enjoy the views from the Monastery
12:30pm – Enjoy the free time
Visit the farmers market
Visit the cafeteria
Check the souvenirs stores
01:00pm – Meet your guide again to go back to the bus
Way back to Barcelona
02:30pm – End of the experience at the starting point

PM
02:45pm
– Welcome with our We specialist guide at Pasatge de la concepció, 7
03:00pm – Starting the experience at Paseo de Gracia
Go through Barcelona learning the stories about the buildings and the Eixample neighborhood designed on XIX century.
We will drive you throught Diagonal avenue, the largest in Barcelona
See the Royal Palace of Pedralbes and the Campus from the UB, the first public university in the city
Leave the city and start to see all the surrounding cities and towns.
You will be able to see the Sportive City of FC Barcelona and its headquarters
We will drive you through the County side and you will start to see the great mountain of Montserrat
Get into the Natural Park of Montserrat
See the great views while your are going up to the mountain
04:00pm – We will arrive to the Ranch to start with the Horse Riding experience
You will have a short briefing to know how to ride the horses
You will get a helmet and your horse
04:30pm – Start of the Riding
Enjoy the great views of the mountain of Montserrat
Enjoy the landscape
05:30pm – Finish your ridding and go up to the monastery of Montserrat
06:00pm – We will arrive to Montserrat and start de cultural visit to the Monastery
Learn about the history of the monastery
Visit the Basilica of Santa Maria de Montserrat
Learn about the Monks life style
Enjoy the views from the Monastery
07.00pm – Enjoy the free time
Visit the farmers market
Visit the cafeteria
Check the souvenirs stores
07:30pm – Meet your guide again to go back to the van
Way back to Barcelona
08:30pm – End of the experience at the starting point

Conditions

  • Please, be at the starting point 15 minutes before start of the tour
  • This product is subject to cancellation or rescheduling based on inclement weather
  • The visit to the Moreneta is not guaranteed, it is subject to availability and depending on the season, as there may be up to 2hrs of queue
  • Due to horse safety restrictions, anyone with a weight above 95 kilogram or below 12 years of age won't be allowed to join this activity
  • There is a minimum of people required to operate the tour. In the event that this minimum is not met, customers will be offered an alternative date, another tour of equal or superior value, or a full refund
  • There is a minimum of people required to operate on languages that are not English or Spanish. if this minimum is not reached, the tour will be offered in English
  • Comfortable clothing and shoes
  • Tour may be affected due to special circumstances

Included

  • Private Transport & Bilingual and knowledgeable tour guide, ensuring top quality service and great destination information.
  • A guided horseback ride with an experienced monitor, an amusing experience suitable for everyone.
  • Free Time

Not Included

  • Tips (optional)
  • Food or beverages
  • Hotel pick up or transfer

Aditional Info

  • Available: AM: Daily / PM: From 02/01/20 to 27/03/20: Closed From 15/11/20 to 26/03/21: Closed
  • Duration: 5h30m
  • Departure: 08:30am, 15:00pm
  • Languages: English & Spanish

Our guides

Alvaro

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