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Athens Meteora Monasteries Day Trip by Rail

Highlights
  • Full-day trip to Meteora monasteries by rail from Athens
  • Soak in the views on a train ride through central Greece
  • Panoramic drive to see all six UNESCO-protected retreats
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Athens Meteora Monasteries Day Trip by Rail
From US$103.61
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US$103.61
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Overview
Feast your eyes on the rock-built monasteries of Meteora on this full-day rail trip from Athens. Ride a train through inland Greece to Kalambaka, and on arrival, enjoy a panoramic drive to see all six UNESCO-listed retreats. Uncover their history, stop for photos, and choose to visit one or two of the monasteries atop their rock pinnacles. Includes rail fares, deluxe air-conditioned minivan transport around the sites, plus an upgrade option to first-class train travel.
What to Expect
Catch the train from Athens Train Station at 8:20M to Kalabaka and admire the beautiful Greek landscapes during your trip. Arriving in Kalabaka at 1:30PM 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 3.5 hours Meteora tour, see all 6 monasteries and visit inside one or two 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 5:32pm and you will arrive in Athens at 10:30pm.
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Reviewed 1 week ago
Best of Athens Day Trips

I cannot recommend enough about how nice this trip is. Although the train ride is 10 hours around trip, with a group of 10 people, we were not bored at all:) The train ride itself is smooth and easy, with snacks for sale on the...More

2  Thank hehe_panda
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Awesome views

We took the day trip by train from Athens. The bookings were accurate and we had no problems taking the train. 5 hours later we landed in Kalabaka and were received by our tour guide (Vassili) outside the train station. We were then whisked to...More

1  Thank Balaji S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Most memorable experience

It was a long day getting the train from Athens station to Kalambaka and back in one day, but it was well worth it. We booked our day trip with Meteora Thrones for peace of mind, and it was a truly memorable experience. The tour...More

1  Thank julialovestoholiday
Reviewed 24 May 2018
great tour for limited time

everything was smooth from start to finish; the guide was very informative and friendly; I do wish we had some say in which of the monasteries we visited as I would have preferred to visit one of the smaller ones but overall good balance/choices

2  Thank 332chris
Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile
Amazing tour!!

Me and my husband went for this tour.. it was an amazing experience.... I found Meteora very mystical and peaceful... the views are breath taking and its a MUST do when in Greece.. we just had one day to cover it.. however the tour was...More

2  Thank Swati C
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Chin W
6 August 2018|
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Response from Swati C | Reviewed this property |
They are really good and only 7 are ctulyeft from tourists.. its a very good experience... I will strongly recommend you simply for the view... momastries are like church and there will be monks and peacefulness
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Christine S
27 July 2018|
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Response from Swati C | Reviewed this property |
That’s is very much possible... there are very few companies who have tours there.. contact them and I think they will be happy to take just 4 of you as well.. May be they will charge a little extra.. however uts a wonderful... More
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