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2-days rail trip from Athens to Meteora

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icon2 days  (Approx.)
Hotel pickup offered
Mobile ticket
iconOffered in: English

Overview

Hop aboard a train in Athens and head out to Kalabaka with this overnight tour led by a local guide. ON your first day, you'll take a sunset tour through the area, visiting six monasteries, a hermitage, and a Byzantine church before relaxing in your hotel. On your second day, you'll visit Meteora, seeing cave dwellings once used by hermits and learning about the monks who constructed this incredible site before returning to Athens via an early-evening train.
  • Accommodation in a three-star hotel is included
  • Travel in the comfort of an air-conditioned vehicle
  • See the Greek countryside with a round-trip train journey
  • Local guides will provide commentary

What's Included

Air-conditioned vehicle
WiFi on board
All Fees and Taxes
Bottled water
Round trip fares
Luxury mini-bus transportation
Local English-speaking tour leader
Choose second days tour
See and visit monasteries,hidden gems and hermitages
Restroom on board
Monasteries entrance fee which are 3€ per person for each monastery
Byzantine church entrance fee which is 2€ per person
Dinner,lunch and snacks
Credit cards are not accepted for paying the monasteries entrance fees
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Departure & Return

Departure Point

Traveler pickup is offered
Pick-up point is Kalabaka's trainstation.

Departure Time

7:00 AM
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What To Expect

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Itinerary
Meteora
This is a 2-day tour from Athens to Meteora and includes an overnight stay at a hotel, train tickets, and tours on the Meteora Rocks and monasteries in a small group. Receive your tickets and go to the Central Railway Station of Athens (Stathmos Larissis) at 7:00 AM. Board the train to Kalampaka and arrive in Meteora at 11:30 AM. Pickup from the train station and drive to the hotel where you will be picked up at 4:30 PM and have the sunset tour. See all the six monasteries, a hermitage, and a Byzantine church so you will be immersed in the history of the area. Afterward, at around 9:00 PM you will be transferred to your hotel. Now you have free time to spend exploring Kalambaka. Find excellent museums including the National History Museum and Digital Projection Centre of Meteora. Wander every corner of the city and discover restaurants to taste the excellent local cuisine.
Duration: 240 Minutes
Admission Ticket Not Included
Byzantine Church of the Assumption of Virgin Mary
The Byzantine temple of Dormition of the Mother of God is the most important monument of Kalabaka. The temple of Dormition of the Mother of God that is located in the old city was erected between 10th and 11th century on the ruins of an early Christian royal. It’s in the rhythm of an aisled Basilica mixed type, it has banking and enlightened the intermediate declinable splint and the tribelon. Explore this unique church and find ou how the ancient with the medieval has been combined.
Duration: 30 Minutes
Admission Ticket Not Included
Accommodation:
 Overnight in a 3 star hotel
Meals:
  Not Included
Meteora
On the following day you will be picked up from your accomondation by our partners and your Meteora tour is about to begin. On that tour you are going to indulge in the history of the area. From the first hermits who they were living in to the caves to medieval times when monks started ,at a great risk, to built on those giant rocks. Find out how the monks have been motivated to built up there and which was the reason that they have picked this steep and inaccesible area to be their home. Later and when tour come at an end you will have time to spend in Kalabaka the shades of the giant guards of the city. Later at 17.15 catch the train from Kalabaka to Athens.
Duration: 240 Minutes
Admission Ticket Not Included
Accommodation:
  Not Included
Meals:
  Not Included
Hotel Pickup
This experience is eligible for hotel pickup. Once your purchase is complete, you’ll be able to coordinate pickup details directly with your operator.
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Additional Info

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Infant seats available
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • Pets are not allowed to enter the monasteries.
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 13 travelers
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Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.

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