Kastraki, Greece
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clock-o4 hours (Approx.)
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commentOffered in: English


Step off the tourist trail and discover the little-known routes that most Meteora visitors don't get to see. On this half-day small-group trip, which includes round-trip transport from Kalambaka, you’ll follow a guide on a leisurely hike from Doupiani rock to the lofty Grand Meteora Monastery. Along the way, pass Ypapanti and some of the smaller rock monasteries, and listen to fascinating commentary about the UNESCO-listed site's formation and history.
  • 4-hour Meteora hiking experience including transport from Kalambaka
  • Feel at one with nature on a hike through UNESCO-listed Meteora
  • Follow a guide on a gentle hiking route along little-known Meteora walking trails
  • Learn about the 15th-century hermits and monks who once lived in the area
  • See the Doupiani rock as well as the Pantokrator, Ypapanti and St Dimitrios monasteries
  • Visit either Grand Meteora or Moni Varlaam monastery during the hike (own expense)
  • Small-group tour for a more personal experience


Viator Traveler's Reviews

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, Nov 2017

Great guide! It was nicely paced, he was able to answer any questions and it was a great way to see and appreciate Meteora.

, Aug 2017

Great local guide who was himself an experienced climber and hiker, who knew the history as well as the plants and geology of the area. It is an actual hike, although the gain in altitude is gradual.

, Jun 2017

Amazing trip...I must see if you're in Greece! The hike was the absolutely best way to see the area, with a great guide knowing the history and best places for photo's. I was a bit concerned about only going into only one of the monasteries, but turns out that was sufficient. The beautiful surroundings were the real draw!

, Jun 2016

I debated doing this tour vs just going alone. I was happy I did it, it was informative and took us back in an area where there were several trails and it might have been difficult to follow the path yourself. I was also able to get some advice for hiking on my own later.

, Jun 2016

Our guide was perfect, he even helped one of the team who lost his phone in the forest to go back and find it. He knows about the different locations, plants and animals. He was very nice and helpful. Pity I forgot his name. Thanks guys. Keep the good work, highly recommended. Planing to go back there again. Surely I would book with same company.

, May 2016

Great way to spend the morning and really see the amazing views. Guide was very informative.

, Jun 2016

Quelle belle randonnée !
Notre guide était vraiment sympathique et respectueux de notre rythme de visite.
Nous avons pris le temps de nous arrêter pour discuter, prendre des photos, de nous restaurer.
Il nous a fourni beaucoup d'information. De plus, être dans ce lieu, c'est comme être dans une carte postale. Moment mémorable de nos vacances en Grèce.

, May 2016

De beste manier om op een alternatieve manier de kloosters te bezoeken. Een absolute aanrader !!!!

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