The Sanctuary, centre for pilgrims
This magnificent mountain and its Sanctuary are steeped in centuries of history, legend and culture. Montserrat Monastery is located in an incomparable natural setting that transforms the mountain into a miniature paradise. It is the ideal place to enjoy nature and the surrounding environment while exploring the mountain's hidden corners and unique landscapes. Visitors to Montserrat will discover a unique and unforgettable destination that lies just 50 kilometres from Barcelona. Much more than just a mountain, Montserrat’s singular features have made it one of Catalonia’s most iconic locations.
Here, you can absorb the spirituality of the Sanctuary and admire the art on display at the Museum. There are many other activities you can enjoy in Montserrat, such as the varied hiking routes through landscapes that showcase the mountain’s rich heritage as a refuge for religious hermits. You can also practise climbing and enjoy the extraordinary views from the high mountain peaks.