Montserrat Monastery, Torres Winery and Sitges Coast Coach Tour from Barcelona

 
 
montserrat-torres-wine-tour06.jpg Montserrat Monastery | Credit: worldaroundtrip
montserrat-torres-wine-tour04.jpg Vineyards of Bodega Torres
montserrat-torres-wine-tour05.jpg Sitges | Credit: tgrauros

Full-Day (Duration: 11h approx.)

Barcelona

Price from: 89.00 euros

 
On this Full day excursion from Barcelona we will go to Montserrat to discover its Royal Basilica and Monastery and then wine tasting at Torres Wine Cellars. Before heading back to Barcelona, we will also visit Sitges, one of the most amazing coastal villages of Catalonia.
 
Highlights
 
  • Fully Equipped Motor-coach with Official Guide
  • Learn the legends and enjoy the views from Montserrat
  • Taste the famous D.O. Penedes wines
  • Experience Sitges, one of the most beautiful villages of the Catalonia coast
 
 

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General Overview


Country: Spain
Region: Catalonia
City: Barcelona
Duration: Full-Day (Duration: 11h approx.)
Type: Full Day Tour Scheduled Group
Theme: Scheduled Coach Sightseeing Tour
Group Size: 1 or more People
Price from: 89.00€
 

Introduction

On this Full day scheduled excursion from Barcelona we will go to Montserrat and discover its Royal Basilica and Monastery then in the after taste some of the best local wines at the Torres family winery in the heart of Penedes. To conclude this day, you will visit Sitges, one of the most beautiful villages of the Catalonia Coast. 

Start your half day trip from Barcelona in a comfortable bus towards the mountain of Montserrat. Montserrat is a rocky mountain located 50 km to the southwest of Barcelona. It is considered the most significant and important mountain of Catalonia. The importance of this mountain is due to the legend of the miraculous appearance of the Madonna and Child in one of the caves. Besides the main monastery of Santa Maria de Montserrat, there is a great number of small churches and chapels, some of them abandoned. 

At the appointed time, you will meet the guide at the bus stop to depart to the prestigious winery of the Torres family in the heart of Penedés, where you will discover and experience all the secrets about the fascinating world of wine. This visit starts with a commented tasting of two wines and a full local appetizer-brunch. Later we will visit the vineyards and the winery, where we will see the new space where the iconic wine of the family is made: Mas La Plana. 

Afterwards we will be driven to Sitges, one of the most beautiful villages of the Catalonia coast. This sailor village is one of the favorite destinations of the tourists that visit Catalonia, because its picturesque old town center with narrow streets, beautiful beaches, a vibrant cultural live, good food, nice and unique shops. You will visit its streets with our guide who will explain you historic details about the “Indianos”, that people who went to America in search of a better life. 

Day by day itinerary

DAY 1: 
BARCELONA - MONTSERRAT -  PENEDES WINE COUNTRY - SITGES - BARCELONA

  • 08:15AM: Departure from the Bus Station (Details as to the location will be in the voucher)
  • Leaving Barcelona to the Montserrat Mountain
  • Guided tour in Montserrat (Monastery, mountain, etc)
  • Free time to enjoy the views, to visit the  audiovisual exhibition and to taste some local liqueurs 
  • Departure to the wineries of the Torres family in Penedes
  • Enjoy a guided tour, wine  tasting and a full local appetizer-brunch at Bodegas Torres one of the most famous Spanish wineries
  • Visit to the vineyards and the winery
  • Departure to Sitges, one of the most beautiful villages of the Catalonia coast.
  • Guided tour in Sitges
  • Free time
  • Departure from Sitges
  • 07:00PM: Return to the bus terminal in Barcelona

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Prices and Dates

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From
89.00€
(Price per person)
 
 

Included

  • Transportation in a fully-equipped Motor Coach
  • English-Speaking Official Guide
  • Radio guide system
  • Taste of 4 typical liquors and entrance to the audio visual “Espai Audio visual Montserrat” exhibition in Montserrat. 
  • Guided tour and wine tasting at the Torres Wine Cellars. 
  • Local Appetizer-brunch
  • Guided walking tour in Sitges
  • Local Taxes

Excluded

  • Meals and beverages not specified in itinerary
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off.
  • Passport & Visa fees 
  • Personal & Travel Insurance
  • Gratuities/Tips to Guides (Not mandatory but given if you have a good time)

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

  • Please be aware that some walking is included in this tour, please come prepared and we recommend wearing comfortable clothes and shoes. 
  • Proper dress code is requested to enter the Basilica at Montserrat. It is not permitted to enter with tank tops, strapless shirts, short shorts and flip flops.
  • At Montserrat there is a mountains climate, depending on the season you will need clothes protecting you from the rain and/or cold. 
  • Please remember to request a change in the usual menu due to food intolerances or other reason when making your reservation and wait for the answer. 
  • For your comfort, a radio guide system is offered during the tour, in groups of more than 5 people.

Pick up

  • Bus terminal at Carrer de Balmes, 5, 08007 Barcelona

Drop off

  • Bus terminal at Carrer de Balmes, 5, 08007 Barcelona

Cancellation policy

  • Up to 48 hrs before: Fully Refundable
  • Under 48 hrs : 100% Non-Refundable

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