From Athens: Meteora Highlights Tour with Bus Transfer

From Athens: Meteora Highlights Tour with Bus Transfer

From HK$ 990 per person

Travel from Athens and join a guided tour to discover the majestic monasteries built on the Meteora rocks. Enter two of the monasteries and visit the hidden hermit caves.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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COVID-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Small group
Limited to 12 participants
Mobile ticketing
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Duration 14.5 hours
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Live tour guide
English

Experience

Highlights
  • Join a guided tour to discover the majestic monasteries of Meteora
  • Visit the hermit caves of Badovas and enter two monasteries
  • Take memorable photos of the extraordinary rock formations
  • Learn about the history of the monasteries from a local guide
  • Enjoy a convenient roundtrip transfer from Athens aboard a modern bus
Full description
Catch a bus from Athens and travel to Kalabaka to join a guided tour of the majestic monasteries built on the Meteora rocks. Hear the story of the six monasteries, enter two of them, and visit the hidden hermit caves.  Board the bus to Meteora at 07:00 AM from the Liosion Bus Station in Athens using the ticket pre-sent to you via email. Enjoy a scenic road trip through the beautiful Greek countryside in a modern 50-seat bus with free WiFi. The bus will make a 20 minute stop for refreshments along the way. Arrive at approximately 12:00 noon at the Kalabaka Bus Station where a local guide will be waiting for you holding a signboard with your name. Here, hop on a VIP limo minibus to begin your tour around Meteora. Stop at various locations to take in the breathtaking views of the extraordinary rock formations and listen as your guide tells you the stories of the six majestic Christian Orthodox monasteries found in Meteora. Visit the hermit caves of Badovas and enter two Monasteries with free time to explore them at your own pace. At 4:45 PM, travel to downtown Kalabaka where you will have 30 minutes of free time to relax or eat something. Afterward, drive back the bus station to catch your bus back to Athens at 5:15 PM. You will arrive in Athens at around 10:30 PM.
Includes
  • Roundtrip bus ticket from Athens to Meteora
  • Small-group tour at Meteora in a modern minibus
  • English-speaking local guide
  • Free WiFi on the bus from Athens
  • Bottled water
  • Entrance fees in the monasteries (2€ each)
  • Guided tour inside the monasteries
  • Food and drinks
COVID-19 precautions

Customers must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • Customers must keep distance in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • Customers must bring their own headphones
  • Customers are required to bring and wear masks

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Participants

Date

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Board your bus at the Liosion KTEL Bus Station, Terminal B. The best way to get there is by taxi.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Camera
  • Cash
  • Weather-appropriate clothing

Not allowed

  • High-heeled shoes
  • Sleeveless shirts

Know before you go

  • There are no elevators along the route and visitors will have to walk uphil and climb many steps to the top of the Monasteries
  • Opening hours at the monasteries are subject to change
  • The bus trip from Athens to Meteora does not a guided activity. Customers will board the bus on their own using a ticket sent by the local tour operator via email
  • The bus from Athens holds a maximum of 45 passengers, however, the tour in Meteora is done on a minibus transporting a maximum of 12 passengers
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