Car Hire Spain – Barcelona

"Car Hire Spain - Barcelona"Spain is a beautiful country where you can enjoy many different activities, such as skiing one day and bathing in the sun along the coast the next. The beautiful city of Barcelona is located in Spain. Barcelona is well known because of its associations with the Gaudi, various museums, shops and its happening nightlife. Barcelona is a lovely city for spending short breaks or long, relaxing holidays; however, if you hire a car from Barcelona, then you will be able to visit a lot of other marvelous attractions that you may find in and around this beautiful city. When you visit Barcelona, you will find various car hire agencies. When you rent a car from these car hire agencies, you can not only explore all that the beautiful city itself has to offer, but other beautiful regions throughout Spain, as well.

From Barcelona to Monastery of Montserrat

If you have a car hired from Spain ‘s beautiful city Barcelona , then you can see the beauty of the country right from the comfort of your own car. Anytime you like, you can jump in your rental car and drive away from the hustle and bustle of the busty city to the peaceful and serene Montserrat . The Montserrat is one of the highest mountains in the Prelitoral Catalana range. In English, Montserrat means “jagged mountain,” which tells gives you an idea of what the mountain looks like. The main attraction of the Montserrat Mountain is the Monestir de Montserrat, or the Monastery of Montserrat.

Drive way

To reach to Montserrat from Barcelona in your hired car, it will take approximately 1 hour and 20 minutes. To get to Montserrat, you have to move to Avinguda Diagonal and take for the B-23 motorway. From there, you will take the C-55 to reach to the Monistrol de Montserrat. Once you arrive, you can park your car in the area parking lot. Remember that there is a limited parking available at Monistrol de Montserrat, so the earlier you arrive, the better chance you will have finding a parking spot.

About the Monastery of Montserrat

The monastery was founded by Olbia with the intention of spotting the place where the religious symbol of Our Lady now the Patron Saint of Catalonia, was discovered.

If you are interested in exploring the Monastery of Montserrat, the car hire agency will provide you with audio guides and maps, which will help you in observing the beauty of the monastery’s Open Air Museum . There are four options available to tour the area. One option will take you to the monastery’s most significant buildings and the basilica; the second one will take you to the pilgrims; the 3rd will take you to the Holy Grotto and the fourth will take you on a tour to the monastery’s buildings and monuments.

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