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El Paular Monastery ( Madrid )                San Millan de la Cogolla ( Rioja )      Rueda Monastery ( Zaragoza )        Montserrat Monastery ( Barcelona )

Tour of the monasteries

Monasteries are spiritual centres. Lots of them have been preserved for more than ten centuries, constituting a retreat and cultural centre, built in rural spots. Architectonic styles vary from building to building, each with its own special charm. The itinerary covers such places as Madrid, La Rioja, Zaragoza and Barcelona.

El Paular Monastery ( Madrid ), was the firstmonastery in Castile, founded in 139 Visit the Visigoth Suso Monastery in Rioja,
Visigoth, built in the year 550.
Visit Dehesa del Moncayo Nature Reserve and the Las Bardenas World Biosphere. Visit Rioja, its landscapes, wineries and gastromomic restaurants.
Sleepin Rueda Monastery ( Zaragoza ) Cistercian Abbey,
established in 1152 , located alongside the river Ebro,
south of Zaragoza.The Monastery was restored as a
monastery hotel.
Sleep in the monastery of San Millan de la Cogolla
(Rioja )  25 rooms  built in the 10th century,In 964
the Iberian Peninsula’s first Spanish encyclopedic
dictionary was written here.

 

 

Tour Distances:
Madrid – Rioja : 318km
La Rioja – Zaragoza : 196km
Zaragoza- Montserrat : 268km

 

El Paular Monastery ( Madrid )                San Millan de la Cogolla ( Rioja )      Rueda Monastery ( Zaragoza )        Montserrat Monastery ( Barcelona )
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