Full-day Sightseeing Tour with to Meteora from Athens

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Discover the awe-inspiring geological formation of Meteora and ancient monasteries on this 14-hour sightseeing tour from Athens!

Discover the awe-inspiring geological formations of Meteora and ancient monasteries on this 14-hour sightseeing tour from Athens! Welcoming explorers ages 5 and up.

Located in central Greece, Meteora is a grouping of stunning rock formations and is a world-renowned UNESCO World Heritage Site. In addition, it has been a place of spiritual pilgrimage since the Byzantine era with several monasteries built into the rocks from the 14th century, 6 of which remain active to this day. On this unique sightseeing tour from Athens, you'll explore this incredible region and enjoy traditional Greek cuisine!

Your sightseeing tour to Meteora from Athens begins at one of the listed meeting points (please see 'special terms'). From there, you and your group (a maximum of 20 participants) will board the comfortable minibus for the 4-hour scenic drive to Meteora. Sit back, relax, and take in the incredible landscapes of Greece. Upon your arrival in Kalabaka, you'll be treated to a delicious 2-course lunch (please list any dietary restrictions when booking). Refreshed, you'll board the bus with a local guide for your Meteora sightseeing tour. Throughout the tour, your knowledgeable guide will share the fascinating history of this UNESCO World Heritage Site and its medieval Eastern Orthodox monasteries. In addition, you'll stop at several viewpoints for amazing photos of Meteora's breathtaking panorama, don't forget your camera! You will also have the opportunity to visit 2 of Meteora's 6 monasteries (entrance fees not included in the ticket price).

Your sightseeing tour to Meteora from Athens continues to Kalabaka, where you'll have free time to enjoy a leisurely stroll, a hot cup of Greek coffee, or shop for souvenirs before departing for Athens. You'll return to the original departure point with lifelong memories of this Meteora sightseeing tour!

When visiting beautiful Greece, don't miss the chance to take in the breathtaking UNESCO World Heritage Site of Meteora. Book this sightseeing tour from Athens today!

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Course of events

- Arrival at one of the fixed meeting points in Athens (please arrive 15 minutes before the departure time)

- Meet your experienced driver

- The adventure begins!

- Scenic drive to Kalabaka (4 hours)

- Arrival in Kalabaka

- Lunch

- Guided Meteora tour

- Pass 6 monasteries and visit 2 (entrance fees are not included in the ticket price)

- Kalabaka stop

- Return to the original departure point in Athens (4 hours)

Activity requirements

This activity includes walking and it is recommended that participants be in good physical condition.

Special terms

Please be advised that this sightseeing tour is approximately 14 hours long but can run longer.

In addition, pick-up and drop-off are offered from the following locations:

- Melina Mercouri Monument Plaka - 7:00 a.m.
- Greek Parliament - 7:05 a.m.
- Omonoia Square - 7:15 a.m.
- Karaiskaki Square - 7:25 a.m.

Please arrive 15 minutes before the departure time.

Please list any dietary restrictions when booking. Vegan and vegetarian options are available.

Monastery entrance fees are not included in the ticket price.

Meeting point:
In front of the Greek Parliament, Leof. Vasilisis Amalias, 133, Athens, 105 57, Greece
Spoken languages:English, French, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, German
  • Transfer to and from fixed meeting points
  • Driver
  • Audio-guide
  • Lunch
  • Local guide
  • Hotel transfers
  • Beverages
  • Guided tour inside the monasteries
  • Personal expenses
Do not forget to bring
  • Comfortable clothing and shoes
  • Sunscreen
  • Hat
  • Sunglasses
  • Water
  • Snacks
  • Camera

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