Step back in time for this 75-minute visit to the grounds of the medieval religious complex of Sant Benet de Bages, a historic monastery that’s been reborn as a cultural and culinary center. This unique hybrid religious and cultural facility offers a great way to savor some of Catalonia’s celebrated creativity, history and gastronomic delights.
Make your own way to the monastery complex by either public transport or car, arriving at this historic monastery to start a guided tour. For approximately one hour you’ll tour the grounds of this religious center’s main areas, including its church, cloister, cellar and more. As you explore you’ll also enjoy a multimedia exhibit documenting what life is like for the religious residents of this thousand-year-old facility.
At the conclusion of your guided tour, spend the rest of your visit as you wish, exploring the monastery’s collection of on-site restaurants, investigating its culinary research center or shopping for artisanal food products like wine, honey, cheese, olive oil and more at monastery shop.