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Catalonia, Priorato Wine Region, Serra de Montsant & Barcelona 7 Day Hiking Trip

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Depart from Barcelona on a t day hiking trip and discover the unknown side of Catalonia as your hike through the Priorat wine region and Serra de Montsant with 2 days of sightseeing in Barcelona.

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Schedule & Location
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  • DAY1  
  • 09:45 Meet your guide at Plaza de Catalunya at the end point of the Aerobus
  • Transfer to Falset by train
  • After arrival, check-in at guesthouse in Falset
  • Dinner in Falset at the llesqueria La Font Vella
    Enjoy a traditional Catalan dinner of simple dishes such as cheese platters, quality cold meat platters, salads, all served to make a perfect match with the spectacular wines of the region.
  • Overnight in Falset
  • DAY2  
  • Breakfast at the hotel
  • Visit of Castell del Vi centre
    almond tree The Castell del Vi, devoted to Priorat wine region, takes up three floors of a former fortress. Its interactive audio-visual display offers visitors a very different experience from that of the traditional wine museum to show the history and special characteristics of this winegrowing region.
  • Hike from Falset to Gratallops (Distance 8,6km)
    almond tree Ancient path which was used to travel between Gratallops (the capital of the DOCa) Prioratand False. Admire native holm oak woods and hazelnut groves, reed-beds and poplars and DO Montsant and DOCa Priorat vineyards. Cross Serra de les Obagues range and enjoy beautiful views of the Priorato.
  • Picnic Lunch en route
  • Check-in at an isolated winery nearby Gratallops
    almond tree After check-in enjoy a private guided tour of the winery including wine tasting. In the evening, join a barbacue prepared by your guide using local meat and vegetables.
  • Overnight at the winery
  • DAY3  
  • Breakfast at your accommodation
  • Hike from Gratallops to La Morera del Montsant (Distance 13km)
    almond tree The longest leg, but don’t worry, because you’ll stop twice, at la Vilella Alta for lunch and at Escaladei for two hours. You will go up La Consolació hermitage, located at the top o a mountain, from where you can see La Vilella Alta, La Vilella Baixa, Torroja and Gratallops.
  • Lunch break (not included)
    Enjoy lunch at a pretty little village of La Vilella Alta, at a family restaurant which offers simple good Catalan specialities during lunchtime at great prices.
  • Stop at Sacala Dei
    almond tree Enjoy olive oil tasting at a local oil mill producer and a tour of the Scala Dei monastery. Wander around this monastery founded by French monks from Provence, who established here the first charter-house on the Iberian Peninsula.
  • Check-in at a small village hotel in La Morera del Montsant
  • Overnight in La Morera del Montsant
  • DAY4  
  • Breakfast at your hotel
  • Hike from La Morera to Cornudella (Distance 11km )
    almond tree Get into the Montsant Natural Park on a route that will permit you climb to the highest part of this fantastic mountain range: breath-taking views over the entire Priorat region, all the way to the Mediterranean Sea.
  • Picnic Lunch en route
  • Check-in at a small village hotel in Cornudella
    almond tree After check-in rnjoy guided visit and wine and sausage tasting at the Celler Cooperatiu de Cornudella del Montsant, a long-standing multi-generational winery of notable modernist architecture built between 1919 and 1922 to a design of Cèsar Martinell, an architect disciple of Gaudí.
  • Private kitchen experience in the evening
    almond tree Visit one of Cornudella for a private dinner experience. The owner, Joanne, will open the facilities to show you how she makes some delicious dishes for your dinner, which are a mix of Catalan and Anglo-Saxon cuisine.
  • Overnight in Cornudella
  • DAY5  
  • Breakfast at your hotel
  • Hike from Cornudella to Siurana (Distance 7km)
    almond tree Enjoy a gentle climb to the most impressive village of this area. Siurana is built of stone on cliffs with a fantastic view of the Montsant Natural Park. It was the last defensive point of the Moorish army in Catalonia during the Christian Reconquest of the Iberian Peninsula.
  • Salto de la Reina Mora
    almond tree See el salto de la reina mora, a cliff where according to a legend, the daughter of the last Moorish governor in Siurana, chose to jump into the void rather than be arrested by Christians. You can still see the marks left by the hoofs of the horse when it tried to stop before it went over the edge.
  • Lunch at a restaurant in Siurana with selected wines of the region
  • Free afternoon
  • Transfer to Falset and then by train to Barcelona
  • Arrival at Barcelona and check into your hotel
  • Dinner at a Basque tavern with Basque tapas and natural Basque cider
  • Overnight in Barcelona
  • DAY6  
  • Breakfast at the hotel
  • Mornig guided tour of Gaudi's Barcelona
    almond tree Explore Barcelona with your guide following the trail of Gaudi's best works: Palau de la Música Catalana, Casa Milà (La Pedrera) and Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau.
  • Lunch at Fonda España restaurant
    Enjoy lunch in a terrific modernist dining room, designed and decorated by Domènech i Muntaner, a Catalan architect and a disciple of Gaudí.
  • Free afternoon
    almond tree Spend the afternoon at your leisure visiting some other must-see places in Bacelona such as Sagrada Familia, Park Guelle, Casa Batlo or the Gothic Quarter.
  • Overnight in Barcelona
  • DAY7  
  • Breakfast at the hotel
  • Morning Modernism tour in Barcelona
    almond tree On your route we will stroll along some of the most beautiful streets in Sant Andreu which still keep the art-nouveau spirit in their buildings and which survived the Spanish Civil War. Some of them still keep an air raid shelter.
  • Visit historic shop
    almond tree You will also see some historic shops such as Cansaladeria Puig, built in 1909, and highly renowned among gourmets for its high-quality Catalan cold meats and situated in "la casa de la bomba" (the bomb house), Farmàcia Guinart (1896), a beautiful modernist pharmacy and some others.
  • Continue on the Modernist Route
    Continuing the route, you will walk along a 19th century alleyway, part of the architectural heritage of the city, where Isidre Castells spent 20 years building more than a hundred miniature Catalan monuments in his garden imitating Gaudi's "trencadís" (similar to mosaic).

  • Lunch at Senyor Parellada restaurant
  • The guide will take you to the shuttle from Plaça Catalunya to Barcelona airport
  • Tour ends at Plaça Catalunya
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    • You can book a minimum of 2.
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Will my luggage be moved between hotels?
  • Yes, you luggage will transferred between each accommodation for you to enjoy your hike with ease. All you need to take with you on the day is a small day pack.
What are the accommodation options?
  • The participants in the trek stay full board in a hotel, country house or farmhouse, in either en-suite double or twin-bedded rooms.
What is the difficulty level of this trek?
  • The walking difficulty level is based on the number of legs (days) and the average distance and cumulative ascent of the legs. The level of this trek is 'Easy':
    Cumulative ascent: < 400m (1,312 feet)
    Duration, including breaks: 4 hours
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Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made between 10:00 local time, 60 business days to 10:00 local time, 10 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 50% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made after 10:00 local time, 10 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.

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