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Athens Meteora Monasteries Day Trip by Rail

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    Stop At: Meteora, Kastraki, Kalambaka 422 00 Greece

    Catch the train from Athens Train Station at 7:20am to Kalabaka and admire the beautiful Greek landscapes during your trip. Arriving in Kalabaka at 11:30am our VIP Limo Mini Bus will be waiting you at the Kalabaka Train Station with our highly educated Tour Guide to begin your customized Special Panoramic Midday Meteora Tour. Take an amazing 4.5 hours Meteora tour, see all 6 monasteries and visit inside 3 of them. Your Tour Guide will give you full attention and care as the group will be small. Plenty of photo opportunity stops and many secrets places that only locals know will make your tour a life time experience. At the end will be transferred back to Kalabaka to catch the train back for Athens. The train departs at 5:15pm and you will arrive in Athens at 09:30pm.

    Duration: 5 hours

    Stop At: Great Meteoron Monastery, Kalambaka 42200 Greece

    See Great Meteoron , the biggest and oldest monastery of Meteora

    Duration: 1 hour
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Athens 104 44, Greece
    Departure Time
    7:00 AM
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Pickup and drop-off at Kalambaka train station
    • Local , expert in the area, Tour Leader
    • Transport in Meteora by deluxe, air-conditioned minivan
    • Customizable 5-hour tour around Meteora
    • Panoramic views of all six monasteries
    • Free WiFi on bus
    • Panoramic Meteora map
    • All taxes
    • Visit inside the 3 most popular monasteries
    • Roundtrip Train Tickets (Athens - Kalambaka - Athens)
    • Pickup and drop-off at Athens' Larissa train station
    • Entrance fees to monasteries (approx. 3 euro each)
    • Gratuities
    • Meals and soft drinks
    • Guide inside the Holy Monasteries
    • Entry/Admission - Meteora
    • Entry/Admission - Great Meteoron Monastery
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Visitors entering the monasteries must be dressed modestly. Women must wear long skirts and long-sleeved blouses. Men must wear long pants and long-sleeved shirts
    • Supplier is not responsible for any train delays that might affect the duration of the tour. Your guide and minivan will be waiting for you at Kalambaka train station and are guaranteed to return you to the station in time to catch your return train to Athens
    • Your train tickets are e-tickets and will be sent to 3 days before the trip
    • Vegetarian meal option available
    • Near public transportation
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed today via mobile

    There's a cafe in the Athens station selling baked goods and drinks. The train leaves on platform 8 and returns on 9. The first class cabins seat six and is very comfortable. Highly recommend! Finding our driver upon arrival was easy. The bus was comfortable....More

    Thank mpruyne
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We didn't have enough time to take the 2 days tour sowe took the full day from Athens. It was an amazing day. The guide was really nice. They were punctual, informative and the bus was very clean. We loved it.

    Date of experience: October 2019
    1  Thank Mac1981mel
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Meteora is located 4hrs away from Athens by train. Sure it's a bit of long ride and the weather in Kalambaka is hot, but the trip itself is worth to visit if you are in Greece. Our last day of trip in Greece was Meteora...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    1  Thank StevenK2265
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    A really nice and great experience. The trip was very organised and thoughtfull. They took us to almost all of the monasteries. We had some good time to go around the monasteries for some a bit little but all in all for a day trip...More

    1  Thank JJ3ffrey
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    This was an excellent daytrip to Meteora, where the monasteries from the Middle Ages appear suspended on the tops of the ancient marine rocks. Truly breathtaking, literally and figuratively! The guide was knowledgeable, funny, and gave just the right amount of time to go up...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    1  Thank markgig5
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    Horea P
    14 October 2018|
    Response from Barbara S | Reviewed this property |
    When we were taking the tour we were lucky to be able to see 3 of them inside, as the train had arrived perfectly on time. The rest of the monasteries we could see from the bus or took a short stop. The bus comes right to... More
    Chin W
    6 August 2018|
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    Response from Chin W |
    Thank you, l am aware but unfortunayely, l only have a few hours there it will take 5 hours all the way from Athene to Meteora so it is impossible to see all, the most 2 l think if l were to go in. If l am doing DIY,can any... More
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