From Athens: Full-Day Rail Tour to Meteora

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Don't miss the opportunity during your stay in Athens to visit the breathtaking Meteora monasteries with this amazing full-day rail tour. Countless panoramic images will remain etched in your memory with the opportunity for video and photos along the way.
About this activity
Duration 14 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live guide
English
Easy cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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Experience

Highlights
  • Discover the astonishing Meteora monasteries
  • See all six monasteries
  • Admire the beauty of the countryside
Full description
Catch the 08:27 train to Kalambaka in the morning from the Athens railway station and enjoy a trip that will give you the chance to admire the beauty of the countryside. Arrive around 13:30 in Kalambaka, a small town built at the foot of the majestic grey rocks, and crowded by the Meteora monasteries.

Arriving in Kalambaka, your English-speaking driver will be waiting for you holding a signboard with your name on it and will transfer you to the Meteora monasteries. For 3-hours, you will have the time to explore at least two or three monasteries. Meteora is included on the list of UNESCO World Heritage sites.

At the end of the day, your driver will transfer you back to Kalambaka, where you will have the time to stroll around and have a light lunch (not included). At 17:22, the train will depart from Kalambaka and arrive back at 22:15 to Athens.
Includes
  • Enter inside two monasteries
  • English-speaking tour leader
  • 3-hour tour of Meteora
  • Visit a UNESCO World Heritage site
  • Meal take away
  • Free map
  • Bottle of water
  • Free Wi-Fi on-board the bus
  • English, French, Italian, Spanish, Romanian and Russian guides by request
What’s Not Included
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Entrance fees to the monasteries, 3 EUR per person for each monastery

When you get there

Meeting point

Kalampaka Train Station.

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Know before you go
• Confirmation will be received at time of booking
• To enter the monasteries, appropriate clothing is required. Ladies should not wear short skirts and must have long sleeves. Men are not allowed to wear shorts. Knees and shoulders must be covered for both men and women. You may risk refused entry if you fail to comply with these dress requirements
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From £85.74 £72.88 per person