Discover the beauty and the biodiversity of Greek countryside
Enjoy two guided tours on the Meteora rocks and see all six unique monasteries
Explore the town of Kalambaka and pay a visit to area's museums
This is a 2-day tour from Athens to Meteora and includes an overnight stay at a hotel, bus transfer, and tours on the Meteora Rocks and monasteries in a small group. Start from the Central Railway Station of Athens (Stathmos Larissis). Board the bus to Kalampaka and arrive in Meteora at around 13.00 PM.
Pickup from the train station and drive to the hotel where you will be picked up again for the sunset tour. See all the six monasteries, a hermitage, and a Byzantine church so you will be immersed in the history of the area. Afterward, you will be transferred back to your hotel.
Now you have free time to spend exploring Kalambaka. Find excellent museums including the National History Museum and Digital Projection Centre of Meteora. Wander every corner of the city and discover restaurants to taste the excellent local cuisine.
The next day, choose to take either the midday Monastery tour or the hiking in Meteora tour. After your activity, you will be driven back to the center of Kalabaka and you will have over an hour to spend under the shadow of the giant rocks either having lunch or a coffee or whatever you wish.
Please note that your transfer from Athens is temporarily done by an airconditioned bus departing from the Athens Train station, instead of a train. The reason is that trains have stopped operations due to a devastating flood. You will still enjoy the experience in the most stress-free manner possible. Not only is the bus ride to Kalabaka efficient and a bit faster, but it also allows you to soak up the enchanting countryside of Greece. Awe at the gorgeous landscapes that unfold before your eyes and prepare yourself for the wonders of Meteora to come.
Roundtrip transfer from Athens to Meteora (temporarily by bus)
Accommodation in a 3-star hotel with breakfast, which can be upgraded to 4-star on request
Local Engish-speaking tour leader
Bottle of water
Wi-Fi on board
All taxes and services
This tour is usually done by train. However, recent flooding in Greece has temporarily disrupted train services. Replacement buses are in place to ensure uninterrupted travel until train services are restored. The itineraries and stops of this tour remain unaffected so that you can enjoy this activity with confidence
There is a maximum of 13 people for the tour on Meteora. Children under 3 years old go free if they share a seat with their parent on the minibus
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund