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Gaudi's Crypt & Montserrat Full Day Tour with Escolania Boys Choir School Visit
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Spain, Barcelona, Colonia Guell

Hop on a Catalunya Bus Turistic vehicle to visit the Montserrat Monastery and Gaudi's Crypt in Colonia Guell, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Ride the Montserrat rack railway and enjoy an exclusive visit to the Escolania, a boys' choir school.

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  • Find the Gaudí crypt in Colònia Güell
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Explore Gaudi's Crypt, a hidden gem en route to the Montserrat Monastery that Gaudi used as an experiment before building the famous Sagrada Familia. Take in panoramic views of the Montserrat mountains on board the cogwheel Cremallera train. Enjoy a guided visit of Montserrat Monastery, get to see Montserrat choristers at school, and visit the Museum of Montserrat.
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Adult (Age 8 & over)
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Participation period: 2020/03/30 - 2020/12/31
  • Duration: 9 hour(s)
  • Available: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Admission / Transportation fee / English-speaking guide / Rack railway ride / One (1) glass of sparkling wine
Package detail / Schedule
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  • 08:10 Check-in at Placa de Catalunya, 14
  • 08:30 Depart from Barcelona
  • Gaudi's Crypt and Colonia Guell
    Find the Gaudí crypt in Colònia Güell Visit Gaudi's Crypt church in Colonia Guell, a great legacy in architecture designed by the famous Catalonian architect Antoni Gaudi that he used as a laboratory for the Sagrada Familia. Marvel at this UNESCO World Heritage site of twisted columns.
  • Rack Railway Ride
    Spain, Catalonia, Montserrat Once at the base of Montserrat mountains, ride the cog-wheel Montserrat Cremallera train and enjoy the views from the panoramic windows.
  • Montserrat Monastery Tour and Exclusive access to the Boys' Choir School
    Spain, Catalonia, Montserrat Enjoy an orientative tour of Montserrat followed by an exclusive visit of the Escolania, Montserrat Boys' Choir School. Learn about the choristers, their daily life, their education, and interests.
  • Performance of Escolania's Choir
    Spain, Catalonia, Montserrat Get to see the Boys' Choir singing at the Royal Basilica of Montserrat (subject to the Escolania's schedule).
  • Free time and Montserrat Museum
    Spain_Barcelona-Colonia Guell_123RF_18804617_ML Have lunch (at your own expense) during your free time, then head to the Museum of Montserrat (ticket is included). Discover more than 1,300 artistic and archaeological pieces of the six very different collections of the museum.
  • 16:00 Departure from Montserrat Monastery
  • 17:00 Check-out at Placa de Catalunya, 14
Notes
Restriction(s)
    • Adapted buses are available for wheelchair users. Please note that this must be pre-booked at least 48 hours prior to the tour.
    • All children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
Required Items to Bring & Attire
    • Please bring a valid ID on the day of your visit if availing the child rates.
    • Please wear appropriate clothing when entering a place of worship. Guests visiting the monastery are not allowed to wear braces, shorts, or sandals.
    • Printed VELTRA voucher
Requirement(s) - Others
    • You must have a printed copy of your VELTRA voucher to present upon check-in. You will not be able to participate in this activity if you only have a digital copy on your mobile device.
Additional Note(s)
    • Please note that the performance of the boys' choir is subject to the Escolania de Montserrat's timetables: http://www.escolania.cat/en/news-and-concerts/when-do-we-sing/
    • This tour is available in English, Catalan, and Spanish.
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When does the Escolania (Boys' Choir) perform?
  • Choir performance times may vary in accordance with special religious celebrations and the school calendar but the usual performance times of the Escolania (Boys' Choir) is:

    From Monday to Friday: 13:00 - Salve and Virolai
    From Monday to Thursday: 18:45 - Vespers, Salve Montserratina and Polyphonic Motet
    Sundays and religious holidays: 12:00 - Salve and Virolai, 18:45 - Vespers, Salve Montserratina and Polyphonic Motet

    You may check the Escolania performance days and times here:
    http://www.escolania.cat/en/news-and-concerts/when-do-we-sing/
How long is the drive from downtown Barcelona to Montserrat Monastery?
  • The drive is about 1 hour long.
Does the tour include free time for me to explore Montserrat at my own pace?
  • Yes, the tour includes free time for you to have lunch (at your own expense), visit the Museum of Montserrat (ticket included), and explore Montserrat.
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Payment/Cancellation policy
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Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made after 08:30 local time, 2 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
Change policy
  • Any changes made after 08:30 local time, 2 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.

After your booking is confirmed, be sure to print your voucher and bring it with you on the day of your activity.

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(4.53/5.00) 4.53 / 5
(149 reviews)

Language English
Pick-up Not available
Duration 9 hour(s)
Availability Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat

LATEST 5-STAR REVIEWS

by: R. Colon - Florida
It was an amazing tour. At the Crypt Colonia Guell the details and the beautiful Gaudi's style are impressive. The experience to walk around the little town take you back in time. The Montserrat was a...more
Gaudi's crypt was visually stunning, the details speak for itself. But it was also really interesting to learn about all the symbolism and iconography behind the work. So much depth went into the cons...more
It was perfect day for us to visit both Gaudi's Crypt Colonia Guell and Montserrat. The tour guide gives us perfect English which was easy to understand. He was also very kind, so I did't have an...more

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