1 Day Tour to Monasteries of Meteora by Train! Alternative tour to Meteora.

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    1 Day Tour to Monasteries of Meteora from Athens by Train! Alternative tour to Meteora. Visit the most magnificent region of Greece recognised by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site.
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    1 Day Tour to Monasteries of Meteora from Athens by Train! Alternative tour to Meteora. Visit the most magnificent region of Greece recognised by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site.
  • View Large
    1 Day Tour to Monasteries of Meteora from Athens by Train! Alternative tour to Meteora. Visit the most magnificent region of Greece recognised by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site.
  • View Large
    1 Day Tour to Monasteries of Meteora from Athens by Train! Alternative tour to Meteora. Visit the most magnificent region of Greece recognised by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site.
  • View Large
    1 Day Tour to Monasteries of Meteora from Athens by Train! Alternative tour to Meteora. Visit the most magnificent region of Greece recognised by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site.
  • View Large
    1 Day Tour to Monasteries of Meteora from Athens by Train! Alternative tour to Meteora. Visit the most magnificent region of Greece recognised by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site.
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    1 Day Tour to Monasteries of Meteora from Athens by Train! Alternative tour to Meteora. Visit the most magnificent region of Greece recognised by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site.
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    1 Day Tour to Monasteries of Meteora from Athens by Train! Alternative tour to Meteora. Visit the most magnificent region of Greece recognised by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site.
  • An Excellent tour to the Monasteries of Meteora, Kalambaka, from Athens by Train in One Day! Take the opportunity to visit the most magnificent region of Greece recognised by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site.
  • When you reach Meteora you will be amazed by the beauty of the monasteries "suspended in the air" (meteoro) due to the formation of the gigantic rocks on top of which they are built. You will see the rocks emerge in relief as mysterious figures and faces.
  • After Mount Athos, referred to as the "Holy Mountain", Meteora is the largest and constant presence since the establishment of the first ascetics monasteries in Greece. Most of them were founded in the 14th century.
  • You will board the train departing from Athens at 08.20 and arriving at Meteora at 13.30. Our driver will be waiting for you at Kalambaka train station holding a sign with your name written on it. He will welcome you with a light meal (we will send you the menu at the time of the reservation) and you will then set out on your sightseeing tour. You will visit 2 Monasteries and have a photo tour of all 6 Monasteries. Our tour leader will offer you a detailed account of the history of the Monasteries and the area of Kalambaka.  At the end of your tour, you will be transferred back to the train station at 17.00 in time for the train back to Athens with estimated arrival at 22.30. 

Highlights

  • The Monasteries of Meteora
  • Visit 2 Monasteries
  • Panoramic Photo tour at the rocks of Monasteries
  • Natural beauty of the countryside

Useful Info

OPERATION DATES:

  • All year, any time that you wish.

PAYMENT WAY: At the bottom of the reservation form you will see 2 options.

  • a/ Book the tour online via your credit card or
  • b/ Require more information

** Choose whatever is covinient to you!

PICKUP & DROP OFF:

  • Our driver & tour leader will be waiting at the train station holding a sign with your name written on it, gives you a light meals and tehn start the tour at the Monasteries.

ABOUT TOUR:

  • The day tour in Meteora by train is not private as there are other travelers with you. Also the tour included tour leader that she explain everything about the history of Monastereis but she cannot to be with you inside the Monasteries

TRAVEL INSURANCE:

  • In order to take full advantage of your stay in Greece, we would also like to draw your attention to the importance of taking out an insurance policy in the event of an unexpected happening during your trip. To this effect, we have collaborated with INTERAMERICAN, the largest private insurance company in Greece.

DRESS ODE: For visits to the monasteries, and museum ladies are required to wear skirts  and gentlemen need to be in long trousers.

Note that, the Monasteries that you are going to visit depend of the date that you will be at the area, please see eblow the working hours and dates.

WORKING HOURS OF THE MONASTERIES

  • Monastery of Grand Meteoro

Summer working hours: 9:00-17:00 Tuesday closed
winter working hours: 9:00-16:00 Tuesday closed & Wednesday closed

  • Monastery of Varlaam

Summer working hours: 9:00-16:00 Friday Closed
winter working hours: 9:00-15:00 Friday Closed

  • Monastery of Holy Trinity

Summer working hours: 9:00-17:00 Thursday closed
winter working hours: 10:00-16:00 Wednesday & Thursday closed

  • Monastery of Saint Nicolas

Summer working hours: 9:00-15:30 Friday Closed
winter working hours: 9:00-14:00 Friday Closed

  • Monastery of Rousanou

Summer working hours: 9:00-18:00 Wednesday closed
winter working hours: 9:00-14:00 Wednesday closed     

  • Monastery of Saint Stephen

Summer working hours: 9:00-13:30 & 15:30-17:30 Monday closed
winter working hours: 9:30-13:00 & 15:00-17:00 Monday closed


Pricing

RATES INCLUDES :

  • Transportation with Minivan
  • Pickup & Drop of from Kalambaka Train Station
  • Rount Tain Tickets
  • English Speaking driver
  • Tour leader
  • Light meal
  • All taxes

 RATES DO NOT INCLUDE :

  • Personal expenses
  • Entrance fees

PAYMENT WAY: At the bottom of the reservation form you will see 2 options.

  • a/ Book the tour online via your credit card or
  • b/ Require more information

** Choose whatever is covinient to you!