Mountains of Montserrat located in Barcelona. They are such a beautiful inclined in shape just like waves and rocks lurking on narrow ledges of the monks’ chambers. The Benedictine Monk departure at Montserrat offers you some of the most remarkable mountain views of Catalunya. Montserrat is known worldwide as one of the places where they worship a black virgin: The Black Madonna. Shrine (luxurious excess, as is usual in places of pilgrimage) visit is recommended, also to the Holy Cave (the place where the image of the Virgin was found, according to legend).
The highest meeting of Montserrat is called Sant Jeroni (Saint Jerome) which stands at 1,236 meters (4,055 feet) above sea-level. It is reachable by hiking trails which connect from the top entrance to the Sant Joan funicular, the monastery, or the base of the mountain.
Montserrat can be reached through road N-2 and follow in the direction of Tarragona. On it they are quite quickly get to your destination. Quickly – in the absence of congestion. They also need to be very careful not to miss a pointer to Montserrat. Route for tourists without a license is slightly more complicated. The first thing they need to get to the Plaza de España. From there, trains go towards the mountains of Montserrat. Train will replace the cog railway, a journey which has a small adventure.
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