Meteora full-day trip from Thessaloniki
Attractions & guided tours

Meteora full-day trip from Thessaloniki

Free cancellation
Language: English , Italian
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 11 hours 30 minutes
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Enjoy a full-day trip to the majestic, UNESCO-listed Meteora
  • Learn the ancient history of the site from an expert guide
  • Take in the breathtaking views and visit two Byzantine monasteries
What to expect

Enjoy an unforgettable experience visiting the Meteora monasteries from Thessaloniki! Meteora is a geological miracle and its hilltop cloisters are among the most important complexes in Eastern Orthodoxy as well as a UNESCO World Heritage site.

Depart early in the morning from Thessaloniki and travel through a landscape of green valleys dotted with dramatic grey cliffs to reach Meteora. Once at the beautiful town of Kalambaka, you will visit the famous Meteora, geological formations unique in their kind, on which the monasteries are perched; they were built in the 14th century and they are rich in precious testimonies of Byzantine art. Visit two of these fabulous monasteries with your expert guide to find out more about their history and the treasures they keep; each monastery owns a vast richness of frescoes and icons. Afterward, you will make your lunch break in Kalambaka town where you will also have the chance to explore the region’s modern-day culture.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • What's included
    • Transportation by luxury air-conditioned bus
    • Professional and licensed guide
    What's not included
    • Entrance fees to the monastery (€3.00)
    • Lunch
    Reduced price
    • Children (age 4-12)
    • Infants (age 0-3): free of charge
    Where

    Egnatia 78, Thessaloniki 546 24, Greece

    Meeting point:

    At the Venizelos Statue. The bus will have in the front a sign with the name of the tour.

    What to remember
    • Appropriate clothing is required to enter the monastery. Ladies should not wear short skirts and must have long sleeves. Men are not allowed to wear shorts
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    When
    • On Thursday at 7.30am
    • Please refer to the calendar for updated starting times and availability
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    Provider
    Key Tours Greece
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.

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