A Road Trip in the “Middle of the Sky”

Meteora
Luxury Bespoke Private Trip

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Tour ID: UP09FD
Duration: 12-14h
Private Full Day

Meteora

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Meteora Private Trip from Athens

Would you like a Road Trip in the “middle of the sky”? Discover the place of inaccessible sandstone mounts where “things suspended in mid-air”. The 24 giant rock formations of Meteora stick out of the ground like giant stone fingers, allowing the ancient monasteries to sit, suspended in the air and be visible through the clouds. Enjoy your private day trip from Athens to Meteora UNESCO’s World Heritage.

Discover the “pillars of the sky” from the 11th century

The Meteora is a giant rock formation and UNESCO’s World Heritage site reach almost 400m into the sky, hosting one of the largest and most precipitously built complexes of Eastern Orthodox monasteries. Above the town of Kalabaka, The Meteora rocks stand proudly at the centre of an amazing  landscape, like something out of a science fiction movie, housing 24 monasteries in total, of which 6 remain active.

  • A bespoke private full day trip from Athens to Meteora
  • Visit 1-2 of the amazing monasteries that are perched high upon the steep rocks*
  • See the statue of Leonidas of Sparta & 300 Momument in Thermopyles
  • Enjoy the sights at your own pace in the luxury vehicle with our guides and drivers
  • Get a taste of local life & insider’s intel from your tour mates

  • Leonidas of Sparta & 300 Momument
  • Meteora
  • Kalabaka
  • Theopetra Cave
  • Kastraki Village
  • The Monastery of Great Meteoron
  • The Monastery of Varlaam
  • The Monastery of Rousanou/St Barbara
  • The Monastery of St Nikolaos
  • The Monastery of St Stephen
  • The Monastery of the Holy Trinity

Tour Package

Indicative Itinerary | Customizable
Starting Point: A chauffeur-driven private vehicle will pick you up from your location

The gates of Thermopylae, Leonidas of Sparta & 300 Monument (Short stop)

Meteora (visit 1-2 Monatseries time-dependent)

Lunch Break in Kalabaka or Kastraki Village (cost of meal is excluded)

Ending Point: Drop off location

*Visit to Theopetra Cave (time-dependent)
ServicesInclusions
Private Transport by Luxurious Mercedes Vehicle
On disposal throughout the tour’s duration
Hotel pick-up & drop-off
English Speaking Chauffeur - "Tour Insider"
Bottled Water, Snacks & Refreshments on board
WiFi, TV Monitor, USB Chargers on board
Customizable "tailored to your wishes"
All taxes, fuel, tolls, parking fees
Discount Voucher10% discount for a 2nd tour within 10days
ServicesExclusions
Admission Tickets
Personal Expenses & Meals (lunch/dinner)
Gratuities
Extras (Optional Upgrades)
Private State-Licensed Tourist Guide
Guide will escort you for the entire tour
Upon request
Guide's Languages
(Available upon request)
English, Deutsch, Español, Français, Pусский,
Português, 中, Italian, Japanese, Turkish, Romanian, Arabic,
Swedish, Dutch, Greek, Serbian, Croatian, Slovenian, Polish
Meteora OvernightUpon request
Vehicle Class UpgradeUpon request
Admission Tickets (upon request)Pre-order & Skip the Lines
Children EquipmnetInfant/child/booster seats, stroller
Notes
Group SizeUp to 20 people
AvailabilityAll year round
Know before you visit
Visitors must wear trousers or long
dresses/skirts to enter the monasteries
Each Monastery has specific visiting hours (Winter/Summer)
Each Monastery will require between 45mins to1hr
at least to visit owing to the steps
Comfortable clothes & hat
Athletic walking footwear
Sun block cream & sunglasses
Interests & ThemesHistory, Pilgrimage, Nature,
Culture, Familiy & Kids Friendly

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