Montserrat Monastery Guided Visit + Cava Wine Tasting Tour in Codorniu Cellars

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Visit in one day the Codorniu Wine Cellars and Montserrat Monastery. Discover El Penedés, a typical region for vineyards where Cordorniu Wine Cellars are located and taste some delicious wine before heading to one of the most captivating attractions of Barcelona: Montserrat Monastery and the multi-peaked mountain of Montserrat located 45 km far from the city.

Highlights
  • Enjoy a guided tour to Codorniu Wine Cellars and Montserrat Monastery in English only
  • Learn about the architecture of Codorniu wine cellars that was declared National Historical-Artistic Heritage in 1976
  • Visit Codorniu wine cellars and winery gardens and learn about the history and heritage of the Codorníu family
  • Taste two delicious Codorníu cavas
  • Discover Montserrat its monastery and its basilica
  • Assist to the amazing Boys'Choir Midday Concert (except on Saturdays)

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Duration: 7 hour(s)
Available: Tue, Wed, Fri and Sat
Pick-up: Not available
Inclusions: Codorniu Cellars Entry / Cava tasting / Transportation fee / English-speaking guide
Montserrat Monastery Guided Visit + Cava Wine Tasting Tour in Codorniu Cellars

Duration: 7 hour(s)
Available: Tue, Wed, Fri and Sat
Pick-up: Not available
Inclusions: Codorniu Cellars Entry / Cava tasting / Transportation fee / English-speaking guide

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Schedule

  • 08:15

    Check In at Plaça Catalunya

  • Codorniu Wine Cellars

    Cordorniu's cellars are housed in a modernist building designed by Catalan architect Josep Puig i Cadafalch. Inside, guests can descend to the underground wine cellars that are among the world's largest. Cava fermentation in Codorniu can be traced back to the15th century.

  • Cava Winemaking Process

    Follow the process of producing cava from grape-squishing to bottle-labeling. For a period of 9 months, cava is fermented and stored in the cool, dark cellars. Take the rest of the tour on board a mini electric train and finish with cava tasting.

  • Drive to Montserrat

    Fresh from the cellars, it's time to head up for the heights of Montserrat mountain, home to a Benedictine abbey. Drive to the sanctuary as your guide introduces you to Montserrat's history and origins. Marvel at the extraordinary landscape on your way to the top.

  • Tour of Montserrat Monastery

    Let the guide show you around the monastery and other sites that can be visited in the vicinity including the museum, shops and restaurants (own expense). Introduction to the abbey will be made outside in order to observe silence. See the Black Madonna up close. Have time for lunch before leaving.

  • 15:00

    Check Out at Plaça Catalunya

  • (For Check-In) Plaça de Catalunya (Plaça de Catalunya, 08002 Barcelona, Spain) Time: 08:15:00

  • (For Check-Out) Plaça de Catalunya (Plaça de Catalunya, 08002 Barcelona, Spain) Time: 15:00:00

Check-in Time & Location

  • (For Check-In) Plaça de Catalunya (Plaça de Catalunya, 08002 Barcelona, Spain) Time: 08:15:00

Check-out Time & Location

  • (For Check-Out) Plaça de Catalunya (Plaça de Catalunya, 08002 Barcelona, Spain) Time: 15:00:00

Description

Meet your guide at Plaça Catalunya.

Discover Caves Codorniu where winemaking and vineyards have been producing since 1551. The cathedral of cava has a very singular architecture and landscape. You'll get delighted by its Modernista-style buildings.

Here, learn about the whole process of winemaking, from grape pressing to labelling the bottle. Visit the underground cellars by a small electric train. Finally taste cava method champenoise wine.

Then, go to Montserrat. The mountain of Montserrat is situated 45km northwest of Barcelona. This multi-peaked mountain is also a unique Natural Park plenty of shapes, caves, stairs and paths. You can enjoy wonderful views from the top of it as well as its own weird shapes and rounded peaks. A unique visit!

Montserrat is a Benedictine monastery nearly 1000 years old. Montserrat is thriving with culture: paintings, gold lamps, decorated chapels and so on. Enjoy also the library of 300,000 volumes and the museum where El Greco, Dali, Picasso and other treasures from ancient Egypt can be found.

The visit will coincide with the Boys' Choir Midday Concert, except on Saturday as the boy's choir doesn't sing.

On arrival your guide will give a tour to the main places such as the museum with a great collection of paintings, the different bars, restaurants and shops that are located there and also the monastery and basilica, two of the main attractions.

The guide will give explanations outside the basilica as silence must be kept inside it. You'll be shown the Black Madonna, also known as La Moreneta, which represents the patron saint of Catalonia. This figure is very popular because in honour of her, Gregorian chants will be signing every day.

Enjoy free time for lunch and to dedicate to the aspects of this beautiful and spiritual place that attract them most.

Then, you will be dropped off at the meeting point.

Includes

  • Codorniu Cellars Entry

  • Cava tasting

  • Transportation fee

  • English-speaking guide

Notes

Restriction(s)
  • This activity is not wheelchair accessible.

Required Items to Bring & Attire
  • Warm weather can be expected from June to September while cold weather sets in from December to February. The rest of the year has mild weather. Please dress accordingly.

  • Walking shoes

Additional Note(s)
  • Children will be served grape juice instead of cava.

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Cancellation Policy

  • Any cancellations made within 1 business days of your activity (after 08:30:00 local time) will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.

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