Explore the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Meteora on a full-day bus trip from Athens. Enter 3 of the 6 holy monasteries and get panoramic views of the giant rocks.
The monasteries have strict dress rules prohibiting entry to male visitors wearing shorts and women visitors with sleeveless sweatshirts.
Women need a skirt/ long dress to enter the monasteries.
STARTING POINT AND DEPARTURE TIME
Meet outside the Halandri Metro Station. Follow the exit To Vrilissia and meet your guide outside the station. Avoid the congestion of the city with direct
departure from near the highway.
DESCRIPTION OF THE EXCURSION
Start your full-day bus trip to Meteora with your guide from Athens. Explore this UNESCO world heritage site and admire the unique landscape and its mystic
On your way to Meteora you will be able to see a very big beautiful and big
part of the eastern mainland of Greece and learn everything from our guide-archaeologist about its history.
Upon our arrival on Meteora you will be able to visit 3 of the 6 Monasteries,
according to their operating schedule.
Let the mesmerizing view above the clouds to take your breath away and
capture the dramatic scenery of the rocks lying on the valley of Kalampaka
Understand in depth the orthodox Christian art and culture of the monasteries.
Enjoy a traditional Greek lunch in Kastraki, near the city of Kalampaka, before
heading back to Thessaloniki.
Wear shoes that you would wear on a hiking session and remember to bring
some decent clothing for the monasteries too! All of our tour leaders have an
archaeological background (studies in history and archaeology) and they will
bring you one step closer to the history of the Holly Rocks of Meteora.
THE PRICE OF THE EXCURSION INCLUDES