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By visiting Montserrat, you take the funicular and you see the sierra of Montserrat from El Bruc or Escolania, this gigantic mountain minerales sculptures of the nature are wonderful, a wonder of our world.
On April 16/17 we took the train (cremallera ??) from Montserrat Monastery to Monistrol Vila to meet the bus which had delivered us to the Monastery. Coming from Canada where we have train inclines of 1-3%, this steep incline made for an awesome ride. The...More
The views and rocky landscapes at the top of Montserrat are spectacular and we are pleasant surprise. The train ride from Barcelona is straight forward as is the ride on the funicular to the top. Walk the various tracks on both side of the mountain...More
The views from these mountains are really impressive. You must do this trip if you are at Barcelona. It will be a breath between the touristic visits of the city. A real breath to walk a little around this mountain and see incredible views of...More
We got the monastery by road and went up the inclined train to reach the walking trails. Very lovely views in all directions. Can spend a good half day in Montserrat admiring the architecture and views.
I have recently joined the "Jet Setters" as all my children are grown and it is now time for me and my husband, Jack to experience the wonders of the world first hand instead of by book, magazine and the travel channel. Had I realized...More
According to local legend - each Catalan obliged to visit this place at least once a year, each Spaniard - once in a lifetime. And if you are in Barcelona, then to get into the spirit of Spain, go to the Monastery of Montserrat! The...More