Organised hiking tours in Spain;

May 31st, 2008

Day hiking tours from Barcelona: Hiking tours in Montserrat

Hike through the natural park of Montserrat, home of the most emblematic sights of Catalonia. Visit the world famous Montserrat Monastery and Basilica, adding a taste of culture and history to a day of hiking in the great outdoors.

Start by driving to Montserrat passing through the country side surrounding Barcelona. Hiking through the natural park of Montserrat, you will witness the most emblematic sights of Catalonia, and capture its tremendous energy.

Along the way, your guide will explain about the morphology of the mountain, the geography and historical facts of interest. Upon reaching the highest point on the mountain at St. Jerome 4,055 feet (1,236 meters), there is a beautiful uninterrupted 360 degree view of the park. Your effort will be rewarded with a spectacular view stretching from the coast to the Pyrenees.

After a snack and drink break, you will continue the journey back down the mountain. There will be a short tour to the famous Montserrat Basilica, before returning to Barcelona.

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Day hiking tours from Barcelona: St Miquel del Fai

Starting from EUR €65.00 per person

Hike to St Miquel del Fai, where nature combined with medieval architecture provide the magical ingredients of a privileged place. After meeting in Barcelona, you will be driven to the St. Miquel del Fai hiking start point.

You will start the hike up to St. Miquel del Fai passing through the cascades and natural pools. Upon arriving at this magical spot, you will be met by the support vehicle guide, who will be waiting with snacks and drinks.

After a guided tour in St. Miquel del Fai, you will continue your hike returning down the mountain, where you will be met again by the support car, which will drive you back to Barcelona.

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