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02/03/2020

Visit the Montserrat caves

Enter an enigmatic underground world in the Montserrat caves, just 15 minutes by car from your rental apartment in BeCorp · Abrera. Surely you will be surprised!

Although the mountain of Montserrat hides more than 100 caves inside, the only one that allows an underground walk of 400 meters long conditioned for tourists is located in Collbató. This cave is also known as the Salnitre Caves or Collbató Caves.

The total route inside the cave is 800 meters and 500 steps, it is a natural spectacle of stalactites, stalagmites and columns. The expert guides will accompany you throughout the tour to explain the characteristics of the cave and the geological process that has made it possible. In addition, you will discover the habitat of the first settlers of Montserrat sharing stories and legends.

The visit lasts one hour and includes the viewing of a videomapping. It is recommended to wear sports shoes and a piece of coat, even in summer. Did you know that the temperature of the cave is 14 degrees throughout the year and the humidity is 97%?

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You can access the caves from the last parking, going up the 244 steps, which will take you about 10 minutes walking. You also have another previous car park, in the “d’esplai de la Salut” area of the hermitage.

 

When can you visit the caves?

Weekends and holidays: 10:30 a.m., 11:45 a.m., 1 p.m., 5 p.m. and 6 p.m.

In August: 10:30 a.m., 11:45 a.m., 1 p.m., 5 p.m. and 6 p.m.

If you want to ensure your visit, it is important that you book. You can check how to do it on their website.

Equip yourself in your new rental apartment in BeCorp · Abrera, mount your expedition and dare to explore the bowels of the magical mountain of Montserrat.