Montserrat Express with Flamenco Show

Montserrat Express with Flamenco Show

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5.45 h.
Meeting Point
In Plaça d’Espanya
Start Time
Operating Days
mon, wed, fri
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Tour Highlights

  • Includes private transport from Barcelona to Monsterrat
  • Free time to enjoy your choice of: a panoramic cable car ride, forest walking trails, a local liqueur tasting or the museum of contemporary art
  • Authentic Flamenco performance with a complimentary drink
  • Local, English-speaking guide
  • Small groups of 25 people or fewer


Spend the morning exploring the beautiful mountain of Montserrat on this half day tour with private transit from Barcelona. With its gorgeous medieval monastery and stunning views overlooking the city, you won’t have trouble finding photo opportunities. Later that evening, cap the day off with a traditional sangria and a vibrant Flamenco show.

Beat the Crowds

Private transport and an early tour start means that you can view the beautiful scenery before most other visitors arrive.

Breathtaking Views of Montserrat Monastery and Mountains

Breathtaking Views

Take in the sights from the highest point in Catalan. At nearly 4,000 ft above sea level, you will have the opportunity to see Barcelona from a whole new vantage point.

Unforgettable Experience

Many people have experienced Spain’s famous Flamenco dancing, but few have the opportunity to in such an incredible atmosphere—a 17th-century Gothic palace!

Tour Description

From the center of the Barcelona, you cannot miss the jagged cliffs of Montserrat rising high above the city. Meaning “serrated mountain,” this beautiful summit is perfect for exploring on our half day trip.

Make the Most of Your Day

We leave the hustle and bustle of morning rush hour behind, departing Barcelona at 8:00 AM by private air-conditioned coach for the hour-long journey to Montserrat. With this early departure, we enable you to avoid the long lines that form at some of the mountains most famous attractions: the Benedictine monastery and renowned Black Madonna statue.

Learn More with Our Expert Guides

During your journey, our expert local guide will give you the history of this geological wonder while you take in views of the Mediterranean Sea and sprawling city below. Upon arrival, your guide will give you a brief orientation and lead you directly into the gothic monastery.

See the Famous Black Madonna

Santa Maria de Montserrat is home to the world-famous Black Madonna. Standing at just 3 ft tall, this Romanesque wooden statue is believed to have been carved sometime in the 12th Century and brought to the mountain for protection from invaders. Legend has it that the monks were unable to move the statue when constructing the monastery and were forced to build around it.

Enjoy some Free Time with Fun Activities

After touring the monastery, you will have free time to choose from a range of activities available on the mountain. These include a scenic cable car ride with impressive views of the mountain’s unique rock formations; an interactive exhibit on the rich history of Montserrat; an array of walking trails or a trip to the museum of contemporary art that includes masterpieces by Dali and Monet.

Savor some Catalan Delicacies

You will also have plenty of time to sample some delicious Catalan delicacies at the artisan stalls outside Santa Maria de Montserrat. These local producers sell everything from traditional liqueurs and local honey to savory cheeses and cured jamón.

Experience a Fiery Flamenco Show

With your exploration complete, you will board the bus and make your way back down the mountain to relax before ending the unforgettable day with an authentic Flamenco performance. Enjoy a complimentary drink and this musical tradition of Spain in the most scenic of venues, a 17th-century Gothic palace.

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What's Included

  • Return transportation in air-conditioned bus from Barcelona to Montserrat
  • Ticket to authentic flamenco show (one drink is also included)
  • Expert, English-speaking tour guide
  • Small groups of 25 people

Sites Visited

  • Montserrat Monastery
  • Black Madonna
  • Flamenco show


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