Transport: Yes Drinks: Yes Tour Guide: Yes Duration: Full Day Tickets: No Meals: No
Transport: Yes Drinks: Yes Tour Guide: Yes Duration: Full Day Tickets: No Meals: No
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One day from Athens by train to Meteora

Your tour will begin from "Stathmos Larissis", the fabulous central railway station of Athens where you will depart to Kalambaka from. Throughout your train journey, indulge in the unique scenic routes that the Greek countryside provides. You can discover a mosaic of unique beauty, biodiversity, and enormous ecological value. At about 11:30 am, you will arrive at your destination, the railway station of Kalambaka.

Once having arrived, you will meet with your guide who will be holding a signboard with your name on it. From here your tour to the Meteora Monasteries is going to begin. You can admire the amazing Christian architecture, and discover how monasteries have been influenced over time, having existed for over 700 years.

After 4 hours of exploration, your tour will come to an end and you will be driven back to Kalabaka where you will have free time to spend under the shadow of giant rocks. You will arrive back in Athens at 9:25 pm after a full day of exploring.

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Voucher type: Printed
Printed Voucher. Print and bring the voucher to enjoy the activity.

Location
Start point:
Kalambaka Railway Station
We are picking up clients from Kalambaka's train station (they have to go by themselves to train station and catch the train to Kalabaka).

End point: Same as the starting point

Schedule
Opening dates
07:00

Duration: 14 Hours

Guide options
Guide type: Guide

Requirements
Children less than 3 years old go free if they can share a seat with their parent or guardian.
Due to the strict dress code at the monastery, men must wear trousers, t-shirt, or shirt with sleeves. Women must wear a long skirt (there are usually trousers and skirts provided at the monasteries).
The tour leader will provide you with all necessary information about the sites but he will not escort you inside.
Animals are not allowed to be brought along.
Credit card are not accepted for paying the monasteries entrance fees.
You will travel by train on your own and will meet the group at the Kalabaka train station (the guide will help you check-in at the hotel).
Please provide your e-mail address to get your booking confirmation.
Please provide the hotel name at the moment of reservation.

Recommendations
Please wear comfortable shoes.

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Meeting point instructions: We are picking up clients from Kalambaka's train station (they have to go by themselves to train station and catch the train to Kalabaka).

Pick-up information: please contact supplier 48 hours before the tour to confirm the pick-up time and location

Start/Opening time: 07.00 AM

End point: Same as departure

Duration: 14 hours

Inclusions: Round trip tickets from Athens-Kalambaka. Guide. Transportation in a luxury minibus. Wi-Fi on the minibus. Fuel cost and taxes. Bottled water.

Exclusions: "Entrance fee for the monastery, which is 3€. Guided tour inside the monastery"

Recommended information: Printed Voucher. Print and bring the voucher to enjoy the activity."Know before you go: You will receive the train tickets by email. Please be at the train station in Athens 30 minutes before the train departure time. (07.00 AM is the ideal time to be at train station). You will travel by train on your own and will meet the group at the Kalabaka train station. Children less than 3 years old go free if they can share a seat with their parent or guardian. Due to the strict dress code at the monastery, men must wear trousers and a t-shirt or a shirt, with sleeves and women, must wear a long skirt (there are usually trousers and skirts provided at the monasteries) otherwise, there is a chance you will not be allowed to enter the monastery. The tour leader will provide you with all necessary information about the sites but he will not escort you inside. We recommend that you wear comfortable shoes for walking on uneven surfaces and walking upstairs. Animals are not allowed to enter the monasteries. Credit card are not accepted for paying the monasteries entrance fees.

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