Tours to Meteora by train
Are you planning to visit Meteora-Greece and need tours and travel ideas? Do you wonder what are the best Meteora tours and things to do? Then, check below to find out more about the things to do at Meteora. Discover day trips from Athens by train, multiday, or half-day tours, and the best outdoor adventure activities of Meteora!
Discover Meteora from a whole new perspective with our train tours! With stunning views, comfortable transportation, and expert guides, our tours are the perfect way to explore this incredible region in a relaxed and stress-free way. Whether you’re a history buff or a nature lover, our tours are sure to exceed your expectations.
Train Day Trips
Enjoy spectacular views by joining this amazing tour by train from Athens or Thessaloniki – Visit Meteora, a monument of great historical and natural importance in comfort – At the best possible prices! Save time and effort! Organizing your own holiday can be a stressful task. Let us do the work for you! By choosing Visit Meteora, you can save time and hassle by booking all of your itinerary services directly with a specialized local agency.
Why book a train day-trip tour?
Book now hassle-free, a train tour to Meteora from Athens or Thessaloniki and include train tickets, accommodation, and many different tours to join. All our Meteora tours, packages, and activities we provide to visitors, are designed with great care, love, and knowledge of a place we grew up. Our tours around Meteora do not only focus on the well-known Meteora attractions. Instead, they allow visitors to discover the hidden gems and unknown spectacular viewpoints of the entire area.
Why to book a Multi-day trip with us?
Multi-Day tours included Delphi
Extend your stay and have the chance to include a visit to the spectacular monasteries of Meteora or the archaeological site of Delphi site on the way from Athens to Meteora. Let us handle all the logistics for you of your trip to mainland Greece, so you can appreciate and enjoy more!
Why to book a Multi-day trip with us?
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Peace of Mind!
We do not deal with big-size group bookings. Our small-size tours guarantee a personalized approach.
Book with the locals!
Unlike many travel operators dealing with trips and holidays to Meteora, we are actually located here, in Meteora! All the members of our team have an intimate knowledge of this region and can share their first-hand knowledge and experience with you. We are locals ourselves, wishing to share with all visitors the beauty of our homeland! Contact us as soon as you arrive here and let us help you with sorting out any unforeseen issues that may occur.
Exclusive online Specials & Early-bird Savings!
We have our ‘Best Price Guarantee’ and we have exclusive specials and early-bird booking specials to ensure that booking with Visit Meteora provides you with the best value, anywhere around the world! Our specials are updated regularly on our website so that you can see how much your tour is going to cost immediately!
Many of the tours on our site and all of our trips are unique in Visit Meteora. They have been thoroughly designed by us to ensure that your tour goes smoothly and they are updated regularly to include new accommodation, attractions, and travel ideas that reflect our customer feedback.
Customisable tour options
Our tours are designed to show you the very best areas and sights, but we’d be happy to alter your tour with extra nights, additional activities, and special diversions to suit your travel wish list. Trust us to design your dream itinerary.
Flexible cancelation policy
Unexpected weather or events? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. Full Refund Available up to 24 Hours Before Your Tour Date.We’re contactable 24/7 on our emergency helpline, and only a phone call away.
Prompt service and email replies!
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Frequently Asked Questions About Meteora The Monasteries
The opening hours often change from year to year, so beware when relying on information provided in guidebooks or general web sites. We will try to do our best in keeping the timetable of visiting times and days of monasteries up-to-date. Check the opening hours of Meteora monasteries here.
Before we answer this question we have to specify that everything should be taken into account. It depends on how fit you are, the transportation and time available, weather conditions ect. Most people are able to visit between 2 to 4 monasteries per day. The few visitors who visit all 6 of them within one day are missing out a magical, more slow-paced adventure. We recommend at least 2 days stay in Meteora.
Appropriate clothing for everyone is required to enter the monasteries. Sleeveless clothing and shorts over the knee for men are prohibited and you‘ll be denied access if dressed that way. For ladies skirts and shawls are available to borrow or buy at the entrance of monasteries in case they don’t have such clothing to cover themselves.
The Monastery of the Holy Trinity and Great Meteoro are the less accessible (over 300 steps). Rousanou, Varlaam and Saint Nicolaos have an average number of 140. Some of the monasteries apart the staircases requires uphill walking in paved paths. The Holy Monastery of St Stephen is connected with a walking bridge, thus making it more accessible than any other monastery.
In each monastery there is an entrance fee of 3 euro per person. Kids up to 12 years old they don’t pay entrance fees in the monasteries.
There are many reasons not to want to drive while exploring Meteora — like if you’re not confident driving on the opposite side of the road, your spouse is a terrible copilot and you just want to have fun instead of arguing; or if you want to enjoy the scenic road and not to feel stress about the narrow and curvy roads. Lack of parking space outside the monasteries is especially frequent phenomenon during the pick period in the summer. So by joining one of our tours might save you a lot of headaches and unwanted distractions.