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Early Access to Montserrat Monastery from Barcelona

Highlights
  • Explore Montserrat monastery in peace with early-access admission 
  • A tranquil atmosphere enhances your experience of the sacred structure 
  • Upgrade to include stress-free round-trip transport and a guided tour
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Early Access to Montserrat Monastery from Barcelona
From US$54.00
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Montserrat on your own
Take the advantage of a confortable transport to Monastery and once there, enjoy the time on your own. This option does not include the tickets or the guided visit.
From US$54.00
Full day to Montserrat
Do not miss the oportunity of discover the Monastery of Montserrat from the hand of our expert guide. This option includes the transport , the guided visit and the tickets to Monastery
From US$67.00
Overview
Religious landmarks are best explored in peace. However, the crowds that many attract make this impossible. Explore Montserrat monastery in tranquility on a hassle-free tour that includes an early-access pass to the abbey. Choose between just the priority admission ticket, or a package that includes round-trip transport and a guided visit of the monastery that guarantees to reveal information that you may otherwise have missed.
What to Expect

Depending on the option chosen at checkout, your experience begins with pickup from a designated meeting point in central Barcelona. Greet your guide and board an air-conditioned vehicle destined for Montserrat. If you chose the ticket-only option, you’ll make your own way to the abbey for a self-guided tour.

On arrival, sail past the line that often forms outside of the Santa Maria de Montserrat Abbey and take a guided tour of the monastery. Visit La Moreneta (The Black Madonna), a 12th-century wooden carving, and admire the design of the sacristy and atrium. Plus, during a visit to the Museum of Montserrat, you’ll admire 13th- to 18th-century paintings by the likes of Berruguete, Caravaggio, El Greco, and Morales.

The tour concludes with drop-off back at your original departure point in Barcelona.

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1 - 5 of 11 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago
Excellent Montserrat tour WELL worth the early start!

We were up very early to catch the group at the Place de Catalunya for early access and very grateful that we did so. Early access is highly recommended. We had an excellent guide and once we made our way to the site and begin...More

Thank Levannah
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Excellent tour worth waking up at 5.30am

Thought I was crazy to put myself to wake up at 5.30am to prep for this tour which starts at 6.30amui. An imagine this is my Shore excursion and I have to travel 5km to the meeting point. Took the cab sharing cabify which pick...More

1  Thank E-TravellerCanada
josearo, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Amigo Tours Barcelona, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello friend! Thank you so much for your comments, it is really nice for us to know you had a great time with us while in Barcelona. We work every day to provide the best service to all our clients because we love what we...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
We hike so LOVED this wonderful tour; Montserrat is stunning

DO the early access tour if you want to see this beautiful, incredible Monastery. IT is so worth getting up a bit early. We met in front of the Hard Rock Restaurant(630a) in Plaza De Catalunya(VERY central and easy to find/a taxis and bus hub)....More

Thank Lamar02
josearo, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Amigo Tours Barcelona, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Lamar! Thank you so much for your comments, we're glad to know you had a wonderful time with us at the Monastery. We work every day to provide the best service to all our clients because we love what we do. We hope you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Not to be Missed

We took the early morning tour, it was fantastic- well worth getting up early for, wished we had done a longer tour as we didn't have enough time to do everything but really enjoyed what we done. There was a fantastic farmers market on the...More

Thank Margaret M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
GREAT TOUR!

Got there early ahead of the crowds and was so glad we did!! Got some great pics and was able to enjoy the beautiful views without fighting the crowds. Would recommend this tour to anyone who doesn't mind getting up early....well worth it! Would have...More

Thank BonnieLee77
josearo, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Amigo Tours Barcelona, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello! Thank you so much for your comments, we're glad to know you had a wonderful time with us. We will consider your suggestions to improve our services. We work every day to provide the best service to all our clients because we love what...More

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Indra S
10 May 2018|
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Response from Lamar02 | Reviewed this property |
We met at 645a(on the road by 7a) and were back to the starting point by around 1pm
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Cathy P
5 May 2018|
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Response from 122jillyk | Reviewed this property |
At the main square in front of the Hard Rock Cafe.
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i_am_zim
18 April 2018|
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Response from BonnieLee77 | Reviewed this property |
Travel back was about an hour.
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