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Athens to Meteora Train Ticket with optional Monastery Tour

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Take a self-guided day trip from Athens to Meteora. Receive your train tickets the day before and enjoy a 4-hour train journey through the beautiful mainland. Explore Meteora Monasteries and return.


  • Enjoy a full-day self-guided train trip from Athens to the world-famous Meteora.
  • Travel hassle-free with your prebooked ticket and an informative audioguide.
  • Opt for slef-exploring or various bus tours to visit Meteora Monasteries


Receive a prebooked train ticket in your email and just go to the Athens Attiki train station in the morning to board the train that will take you in less than 4.5 hours to the majestic Meteora. Enjoy the beautiful sceneries of the mainland and opt for a snack or drink from the train bar. The train arrives at Kalabaka station and then you have 5.5 hours of free time to explore the Monasteries on the rocks. You can opt for a guided tour from Kalabaka in a minibus or just by taxi you can visit 3 of the 6 remaining open monasteries and take unforgettable photos of the impeccable scenery. The audioguide provided will help you understand how these geological formations were made and how the monasteries were built many centuries ago. In Kalabaka town and Kastraki village there are many restaurants and cafes, as well as small museums and shops where you can enjoy spending your time. Just be sure to return to the train station on time for your train trip back to Athens in the evening.


Roundtrip train ticket from Athens to Meteora Free time in Meteora Audioguide on your mobile Option for hotel pickup in Athens Option for guided tour in Meteora

Important Information

  • The Monasteries' opening hours are: Monastery of Varlaam: Daily except for Fridays 9 am - 4 pm Monastery of St. Stephan: Daily except for Mondays 9 am - 1:30 pm and 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm The Holy Monastery of Great Meteoron: Every Friday, Saturday, Sunday, and Monday 9:30 am - 2 pm

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