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Montserrat Tour with Tapas and Wine from Barcelona

Highlights
  • Day trip to Montserrat from Barcelona with easy round-trip transport 
  • Guided tour shows you the best of Montserrat Monastery
  • Choice of multi-course lunch or tapas at a 10th-century winery
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Montserrat Tour with Tapas and Wine from Barcelona
From US$ 91.70
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Ride to Montserrat with the cogwheel train. Sample traditional liquors and artisanal pastries. Visit the Monastery. Tour Oller del Mas, an ancient castle-winery. Taste 3 wines with a tapas lunch.
US$ 91.70
Lunch option
Ride to Montserrat on a cogwheel train. Sample traditional liquors and artisanal pastries. Visit the Monastery. Enjoy a 3-course meal. Tour Oller del Mas, an ancient castle-winery. Taste 3 wines.
US$ 109.34
Overview
Visible from Barcelona, Montserrat makes for an obvious day trip—both for its religious significance and its culinary tradition. A cogwheel train handles the hairpin curves on the way up to the summit, and your guide makes sure you see the best of each site. Plus, this tour includes a visit to Montserrat Monastery and a 10th-century wine cellar with wine tastings and food pairings. A tapas-style or 3-course lunch is also provided for your convenience.
What to Expect
Make your way to the departure point in central Barcelona, and then head to the Catalonian village of Monistrol de Montserrat. Board a cogwheel train for a ride to Montserrat Monastery, taking in views of the countryside as you ascend to the towering summit. 

Upon arrival, sample local food and drink such as coca de Montserrat (a sweet pastry) washed down with homemade liquors. Learn about the site’s religious history dating back to the Romans, and explore the grounds both with a guide and on your own.

Head back to the bus for a quick drive to a wine cellar located in a 10th-century castle. Opt for multi-course meal followed by a wine tasting and cheese platter, or choose to enjoy your wines paired with tapas (select upon booking). Both options include a tour of the cellar and three organic wines. 

This Montserrat tour concludes in Barcelona.
Reviews (248)
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Reviewed 6 days ago
fabulous tour and guide

Borja was a great guide- good energy and kept us engaged. I had just gotten in that morning, so I slept every minute we were on the bus, but our tour of Motserrat was wonderful and informative. I wish we had had a tiny bit...More

Thank lostkat14
Reviewed 1 week ago
A pleasure filled day of beautiful scenery, tapas and wine!

In September while spending a few days in Barcelona, my sister and I booked a day tour to Montserrat with tapas and wine. We started the day meeting the Castle Experience tour representatives at Plaza Catalunya as instructed prior. Very shortly we boarded a comfortable...More

1  Thank cdn_beach_bums
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Good guides, comfortable bus, lovely winery

This was our first ever tour. Admittedly, we aren’t really tour people. The staff was great, the bus was comfortable and the winery was nice. You definitely want WAY more time at Montserrat than the tour allows, you get a brief glimpse and the hour...More

Thank 04101andbeyond
Castlexperience, Operations Director at Castlexperience - Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear 04101andbeyond, Thank you very much for taking the time to write this review. I am really glad to hear that overall you believe that we do have a great team, a very comfortable bus as well as nice winery On the other hand, I...More

Reviewed 1 week ago
UNBELIEVABLE!

Luis was our guide and the best guide of our 16 day journey! He started with introducing each couple to the group, he was funny, serious, knowledgeable and a guide I would want on every tour. This tour is a must. Montserrat is the most...More

Thank Charlie M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Montserrat, Tapas and Wine

This is a must do if you are visiting Barcelona and want to get away from the hectic city experience. We had a great day! Our visit started with a trip to the beautiful monastery on top of the mountains, providing great views of the...More

Thank jamato123
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lostkat14
5 September 2018|
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Response from Gareth W | Reviewed this property |
A good few hours
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Charlie M
17 August 2018|
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It's not walking distance from the cruise ship. Depending on traffic, a 15 minute cab ride. Meeting was in front of the hard rock restaurant on catlunya square. Walking from ship might take 45 min.o r longer. It is a day... More
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I would try and call viator directly. Or try calling tripadvisor, I believe they are partner companies.
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