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Light and enjoyable hiking to Montserrat manastery

Thanks to hotel information and received map easy found the beginning of the path (red 5) and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Juraj U
Great views, good hiking

Hiking in Montserrat is a definite must do during your stay in Barcelona. Easy to do as a day trip... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Thanks to hotel information and received map easy found the beginning of the path (red 5) and walked on the top. It needs 1 and half hour for convenient walking, or to change for other option with more difficult ascend. Very good for afternoon time...More

Thank Juraj U
Reviewed 5 August 2018

Hiking in Montserrat is a definite must do during your stay in Barcelona. Easy to do as a day trip on your own without the use of a tour company. The views are very nice and there are a couple of fun trails to hike....More

Thank selyoink
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

We went on an organised trip from Lorett de Mar at a cost of €42 which included the train ride and it proved to be very worth while. The trip up the mountain justifies the visit by itself. At the top there isn’t a huge...More

Thank drewedmin999
Reviewed 14 January 2018

Like some other reviewers, we stumbled upon this wonderful place when doing our research on what to do in Barcelona. We bought the ticket that comes as a package which includes the cable cars with the metro ticket at placa espanya. The train was a...More

Thank Jessica M
Reviewed 29 September 2017

The view of the jagged edged mountain will make you gasp in wonder. Seeing the church, listening to the children's angelic voices and riding the funiculaire should definitely be in your bucket list! The Black Madonna and the magnificence in this whole place will humble...More

1  Thank Vaganbond2017
Reviewed 11 September 2017

On my first trip to Barcelona I was intrigued by the mountain to the north of Barcelona and I wanted to go, although I didn't have enough time then. Two years later I returned to Barcelona and I sought out a trip to the mountain...More

1  Thank WillieH52
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

This is a very worth while side trip to take if you are in Barcelona. Beautiful hiking trails and amazing view from the top. I was torn between join a tour and going by myself. After the trip I'd highly recommend going via train on...More

1  Thank Huey W
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Enjoyed walking to the Santa Cova cave/chapel, taking a look at the 15 Mysteries along the way and the beautiful scenery.

Thank marschne
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Wind erosion over the millennia has carved the mountains surrounding the monastery into beautiful and unique shapes. You can view them from the monastery but the best way is to take the Funicular Saint Joan up from the monastery and trek out to the peaks....More

Thank TAIN2013
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

The Montana de Montserrat is called the Serrated Mountain and you'll see that the name is appropriate when you get there. Just enjoy it in silence away from tourists who won't stop talking.

Thank James A
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It's a very difficult question. The place is really amazing, but Barcelona also has amazing places. If you were able to visit the attractions you most want to see in Barcelona in 3'days, yes, I will recommend you go to... More
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