Montserrat, Jean Leon Wine Cellars & Sitges - Full Day

Day tour
11h
Barcelona

Montserrat, Jean Leon Wine Cellars & Sitges - Full Day

Board a coach from our office in Barcelona to the magical mountain of Montserrat. Famous for its peculiar morphology, its name comes from the Catalan words Mont (mountain) and Serrat (serrated). World-famous for its rocky geography, Montserrat beautiful scenery was declared National Park in 1987 to protect its natural and cultural wealth.

Follow your local guide through the site and learn about the history and architectural style of the Monastery. A community of 80 monks currently lives and follow the rule of Saint Benedict in Montserrat. Fall in love with the Gothic and Renaissance details of the basilica and sanctuary. Learn about the legend of the miraculous apparition of the Madonna and Child in the cave of Santa Cova. To this day their wood carving is kept in the Church of the monastery, which you will be able to visit. The figure is popularly known as La Moreneta (The Black Madonna) as a result of a varnish reaction.

Besides the main area, there are a great number of small churches and trails you can follow. You will be given free time to taste the finest liquors, shop for locally produced treats or visit the audio-visual exhibition once the guided tour finishes.

Meet your guide back again and leave for the prestigious wineries Jean Leon. Come and enjoy this unique enclave with its movie-worthy history and exclusive wines that will win over the most select palates. Feel the tranquility that the beautiful landscape of the Finca de Jean Leon offers us, whose property extends over 150 hectares of vineyards and native flora. Discover the incredible history of Jean Leon tasting our historic wines in our Wine Bar.

Then, sit back on the journey to Sitges. This fisherman’s village is one of the most beautiful towns of the Catalan coast. See its narrow streets, beautiful beaches and vibrant cultural life. Follow your guide for a walking tour of this quaint town and learn about its history. Enjoy the free time provided and explore the streets on your own.

Included

  • Walking tour in Sitges.
  • Admission and tour in Jean Leon Wine Cellar. Includes the audiovisual + guided tour + museum access + 4 wines tasting with snacks.
  • Taste of 4 typical liquors of the area in Montserrat.
  • Entrance to the audio visual exhibition in Montserrat “Espai Audio visual Montserrat”.
  • Transportation on an air conditioned coach.
  • Tour operated in both Spanish and English.
  • Radio guide system.
  • Local guide.

Not Included

  • Food and drinks, unless specified.
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off.

Additional information

  • A dress code is required to enter to the Basilica in Montserrat. Knees and shoulders MUST be covered for both men and women. No flip flops permitted.
  • Please note this is a walking tour on arrival at the site. Wear appropriate attire.
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately.
  • Please check the schedule for the facilities you wish to visit at the site. 
  • No shows will not be refunded.

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Meeting point

Julia Travel office, Estació del Nord, ground floor, platform 19. Carrer d'Alí Bei, 80

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