Montserrat + Barcelona Art & Architecture Tour

Take a pilgrimage to Montserrat Monastery before experience the beautiful art and architecture of Barcelona. First, cruise past quaint villages to Montserrat Mountain to view the Black Virgin. Then, discover the awe-inspiring art of Gaudi in Barcelona!

Highlights:

Experience the Montserrat Monastery and the art of Barcelona on this tour

Visit the Royal Basilica of Montserrat

See the Black Virgin

Cruise past Gaudi's famous apartment buildings

Explore Parc Guell, a UNESCO World Heritage site

Stop at La Sagrada Familia Cathedral

View the Cathedral Sta María del Mar

Take a scenic drive through picturesque villages as you leave Barcelona behind to visit the monastery on Montserrat, rising 4,051 feet (1,235 meters). Visit this amazing Benedictine monk mountain retreat.

View the Royal Basilica of Montserrat, one of the most important pilgrimage sites in Spain for hundreds of years. See the famous 12th century Romanesque carving of Virgen Moreneta, the Black Virgin.

Stop at the museum to view a collection of modern painting with works by Dali, Casas, Picasso, Rusinol, Monet, etc. before returning to Barcelona for a tour of Antoni Gaudi's famous art and architecture!

Begin with a drive along the Paseo de Gracia to see Gaudi's famous apartment buildings, including Casa Batllo and La Pedrera.

Visit Parc Guell, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, for 30 minutes. Then, stop at La Sagrada Familia (Holy Family) Cathedral, Gaudi's unfinished architectural masterpiece. Spend 30 minutes viewing Barcelona’s most famous landmark.

See Barcelona's Monumental Bull Ring and the famous Cathedral Sta Maria del Mar, the only gothic church in Catalonia that's completely finished. Your tour ends near the Picasso Museum with exhibits of his blue and pink periods. Stay and enjoy the museum on your own (entrance not included.)