Montserrat and Torres Winery Tour is a relaxed and enjoyable day tour which takes about 8 hours.
Montserrat is one of the most important symbols of Catalonia. It`s much more than a set of historic stones, is a place of encounter with God. Montserrat is situated about 50 km from Barcelona. It will take us about 40 minutues to go there by car.
During this trip you will be able to plunge into the history of the Monastery from the very early of 880s when according to legend the Image of Mother God was found in the mountain cave. You will observe the unforgettable view from the Montserrat and if the weather is fine, you could even see the most highest point of Barcelona -Tibidabo.
You will have a chance to touch the Mother of God and ask her for the help with your dearest wish. Spanish people are sure that Morenita (it is how they call her gently) will make everything posible to make your wish come true. Every day during the week at 13.00 p.m. there is the Boy`s Choir sing Gregorian Chant. Their voices are like the angels voices in the Basilic of Montserrat.
There is a local market in Montserrat where all visitors can try cheese, honey and other tipical products of Catalan region. You can also try the herbs, nuts and crema catalana licors if you wish.
After Montserrat we are going to the Torres Winery. It will take us about 40 minutes to go there.
It`s not a secret that Torres is the most admired wine brand in the world. Torres Winery has been operated by the Torres family since 1870. It is a wine giant which attracts visitors to the bodegas during the whole year. Located in the heart of Penedes region the Torres Winery has its own charm. During the tour you willl be able to take train around the vinyard and visit the modern wine making facilities.The experts Torres guides will take you to the old cellars containing thousands of oak barrels with the very special smell. After touring the vineyard you will taste 5 glasses of the best Torres wines. For an additional cost you can taste Torres brandy, Tequila and more exclusive wines. In the wine shop you will have time to buy any bottle you want at a good price.
You are very welcome to join our Montserrat and Torres Winery tour!