- Tour leader
Morning tour to Meteora
|Daily all year round|
TOUR 1) The Meteora MORNING Tour from Kalampaka 09:00 - 13:00
is the perfect choice to explore the Meteora Monasteries. History, science and mythology have attempted to explain the formation of the sandstone rocks. It is still a mystery making Meteora a unique place in the world placing it in the UNESCO list. Its religious history offers many tales and legends. The first hermits settled on the Meteora rocks around the 10th c. AD. It has since been a Christian sanctuary. 24 monasteries were built during its history, 6 remain open today. Joining the morning tour you visit 2-3 of the 6 monasteries, learn the history and hear myths and stories of the area from your tour leader. Take photos from secrets positions. Discover the natural beauty and the cultural heritage of this area. Many visitors never learn or hear that just few km away from Kalampaka there is a prehistoric cave with archaeological findings dating back to 130,000 BC!
Tour 2) (The same tour is organised daily between 12:00 - 16:00)
The Meteora MIDDAY Tour from Kalampaka
is another choice to explore the Meteora Monasteries. It's actually organised for visitors that visit Greece for a short time and decide to travel to Meteora on a day tour.
Upom arrival at Kalambaka they meet the bus and the driver waiting outside the Kalambaka railway station and they start the tour of the Meteora monasteries including a short stop for a quick snack. The bus stops for beautiful photos at a couple of locations on the rocks, visit 2-3 of the 6 monasteries, learn the history and hear myths and stories of the area from the tour leader. The bus returns to Kalambaka at +/- 16:00 and stops for a light meal in a local restaurant.
The clients that have chosen the Meteora 1 day tour must be at the railway station at 17:00. The train departs from Kalambaka at 17:15 and arrives in Athens at 21:15
PRICE per tour = 25.00 € p.p.
* Modern air-conditioned bus
* Stops for beautiful photos
* Learn the traditions and history
* See 6 monasteries, Visit 2-3 of them
* English speaking tour leader
* Hotel Pick up / Drop off
* 3.00 € p.p. entrance per monastery
* meals and drinks