Montserrat Massif. Barcelona - Spain
Direccion: 08691, Barcelona, EspaÃ±a
Montserrat is a rocky massif traditionally considered the most important and significant mountain in Catalonia.
It is located 30 km from the center of Barcelona, in the homonymous province, between the counties of Noya, Bajo Llobregat and Bages.
On this mountain is the sanctuary and Benedictine monastery of Montserrat, dedicated to the Virgin of Montserrat. Likewise, there is the San Benito de Montserrat, which is owned by Benedictine nuns.
Not only is the Montserrat Monastery of religious importance but the natural beauty that surrounds the monastery is simply amazing.
If you like to walk there are also some interesting walks in the mountains where you will experience magnificent views of some of the most unusual rock formations in all of Catalonia. You can go by train to the top of the mountain and from there you can choose from a variety of different walks, all with stunning views of the outskirts of Catalonia.