Gaudi Tour

    Sagrada Familia and Park Güell Tour

    This tour will introduce you to the work of Barcelona’s most renowned architect and visionary, Antoni Gaudi.
    Among these is probably his most recognized work the Sagrada Familia cathedral. You will see the inside of this masterpiece, started in 1882 when Gaudi was just 30 and is still under construction today.
    Also included on this visit is Park Guell. Gaudi designed this park in 1900 for an entrepreneur named Eusebi Guell. Guell wanted to create a residential district for about 60 homes, and the residents were promised a revolutionary way of
    living in an “ideal town” known as the Park Guell.

    At the end of the trip you will be taken to a traditional farm house for lunch around 2:00pm.  

    Pickup at the hotel is 9:45am prompt!  You will be back to the hotel by 4:00pm.

    Barcelona Winery Tour with Wine Tasting & Farm-to-Table Lunch

    This tour will depart 10:30am and run Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday.  Wheels up is 10:30am so please meet in lobby between 10:00am-10:20am.

    A Barcelona winery tour of organic vineyards at an award-winning winery with views of the Mediterranean Sea, where you will: 

    • Learn how cava, the sparkling wine of Spain, is made, and taste the very best
    • Enjoy an exclusive tasting of various Spanish wines ranging across different styles including white, red, sparkling, and sweet.
    • Walk through the picturesque vineyards
    • The experience of a traditional "vermouth hour" in a wine bodega
    • Enjoy the Mediterranean lifestyle in a charming 10th century village
    • A leisurely 3-course farm-to-table lunch paired with local wines from Alella and beyond 

    For this activity, we will be running two groups each day who will meet after the bodega and winery for a late lunch.


    Hiking Adventure 

    Wednesday 10:30am Departure

    After being bused from Hotel Majestic to the Montserrat Monastery, the group will depart on foot, climbing the middle part of the Montserrat Mountain Range through "el camí de les ermites" (Shrines Path), to the Sant Jeroni peak, which is the highest peak of the massif (1.236 m). There will be spots along the way up and down where the group can enjoy the views, surrounding nature, and quiet of the trail. 

    Once back at the Monastery, the group will finish the adventure with lunch. 

    Light snacks and water will be provided during the hike. 

    Pickup is 10:30am, please be in the lobby by 10:15am promptly.

    You will be back to the hotel by 4:00pm.

    Elevation Gain/Loss: +500 m / -500 m
    Distance Hiked: 10.5 km (6.5 miles)
    Level of Effort: Medium


    Local Cooking Class

    Spanish Tapas Workshop

    An approach to the traditional Catalan / Spanish cuisine

    Menu below (changes can be made for dietary restrictions):

    • Gazpacho
    • Bravas Potatoes with the original sauce
    • Baked Onion Carpaccio with Xató sauce
    • Seafood Paella
    • Catalan Cream (dessert)

    We will be offering two sessions on Wednesday: 

    The first session will be a lunch on Wednesday April 10th, and will run from 11:00am-3:30pm. 
    The group will depart from the hotel at 11:00am sharp (or meet at the Santa Caterina Market front entrance at 11:30am) and first visit a local market on foot before settling down at the cooking school in the Gothic Quarter. The Workshop will end with a 5 course lunch at the cooking school, made by the group!  

    The second session will be a dinner on Wednesday April 10th, and will run from 5:30pm-10:00pm. The group will depart from the hotel at 5:00pm sharp, and head directly to the cooking school (or meet at the Born to Cook school by 5:30pm). For the dinner session, the group will be doing an olive oil and cheese tasting instead of the market tour. The Workshop will end with a 5 course dinner at the cooking school, made by the group!   

    For both workshops, beverages will be included in a self-service format: white wine, red wine, beer, soft drinks, and water.

    Due to busing restrictions in the Gothic Quarter we are unable to provide transport to/from the cooking school.  You may choose to take a taxi and provide them the address and they will take you to the closest stop near the school/market.  Taxis are able to get closer than buses.  Otherwise its about a 2km, 20 minute walk!


    Spa Treatment

    60 Minute Massage with Argan Oil 

    Combine the benefits of the massage with the miraculous results of the argan oil.

    60 Minute Detoxifying Facial 

    Treatment that encourages the recovery, hydration and detoxification of the skin by removing impurities, acting on the effects of skin fatigue and stress. It provides the skin with freshness, softness and luminosity.


    125 EURO Resort Credit

    For those looking for more free time to explore Barcelona you may opt for resort credit to use at the Majestic Hotel.  You can use that resort credit towards an additional night stay or any spa, food, or beverage at the hotel.