Stop At: Abadia de Montserrat, Montserrat, Catalonia
Amaze yourself with the landscape and learn all about its history by the hand of your local English-speaking tour guide. The hour-long guided visit includes a tour of the monastery highlights and basilica of Montserrat.
You will have some free time after that, enough to discover the local farmers market in which the farmers of the area sell their cheeses and honey, or to keep on enjoying the jaw-dropping views.
For those travelers interested in art, the tour allows just about enough time to discover an astonishing collection that Montserrat monks keep inside their museum. Such a hidden gem!
Duration: 2 hours
Stop At: Oller del Mas, Manresa, Bages, Catalonia
Its time to head to Oller del Mas winery, located half an hour away from the monastery in the middle of the Barcelona's low lands. The winery just happens to be a restored 10th-century castle (yes, welcome to Europe!) that has been owned by the same family for thirty-six generations.
Learning about the steps and curiosities of Spanish wine-making on this guided tour can only be topped by a tasting of the final product their ecological wines! You will have the opportunity to taste three traditional wines from D.O. Pla de Bages, the wine region at the feet of the Montserrat range.
Wine will be accompanied by a selection of traditional tapas, handmade with seasonal ingredients from the area.
Duration: 2 hours
Pass By: Castlexperience - Wine Tours, Barcelona, Catalonia
This Montserrat And Oller Del Mas Winery Tour From Barcelona will introduce you to unique wines that speak of passion, history, and tradition. This whole new universe of local flavors still lingers in your mind and, before you realize, it takes you to the world of dreams on your trip back to Barcelona. What an unforgettable day!