Meteora Express by Train
Meteora Express by Train
As one of Greece’s most visited destinations, this true marvel is bursting with majestic monasteries and ancient rock formations. Ride through nature’s landscape accompanied by a passionate and knowledgeable local. Explore centuries-old monasteries and discover the secrets of Meteora. Create memories that will last forever.
A trip to Meteora is always an excellent choice! Meteora is an extraordinary place and one of the most visited locations of Greece. The majestic monasteries built on top of Meteora’s rocks offer a unique, breathtaking experience. Besides the religiousness of the landscape, you will have the opportunity to enjoy an area of unique natural beauty. After the scenic train ride through the beautiful Greek countryside, at 11:30 you will arrive at Kalampaka’s railway station, where our tour guide will be waiting for you holding a signboard with your name. You will board in a comfortable Limo VIP minibus in order to begin an unforgettable tour in Meteora.
This tour will give you the opportunity to see all six monasteries (enter one or two of them) and learn all about the history and myths of Meteora directly from a local. At 15:45 the minibus will transfer you back to Kalampaka’s train station in order for you to travel back to your base. The train’s departure is at 17:15, so you will have about an hour free time to explore the center of Kalampaka on foot, visit one of the many cafes or restaurants and relax by observing and taking photos of Meteora. You will arrive in Athens at around 21:25.
- Transfer with a luxury VIP minibus
- Pick up/Drop off from Kalampaka’s train station
- English speaking local tour guide
- See all six monasteries and enter one or two of them
- About 3,5 hour tour
- Free Wi-Fi in the bus
- A bottle of mineral water
- Meteora’s map and poster
- All taxes included
- Train tickets
- Entrance fees of each monastery (3 EUR per person)
- Professional tour guide (available upon request)
- Gratuities (optional)
- The monasteries of Meteora impose a strict dress code. Men must wear long trousers. Women must wear long skirts and cover their shoulders. *Skirts are also provided at the entrance of each monastery.
- You can take a train to Kalampaka from:
Athens (departure 07:20)
Thessaloniki (departure 08:18)
Volos (departure 08:37)
Neoi Poroi (departure 09:28)
Larissa (departure 09:54)
Cancellations received within 2 days of departure will incur a penalty of 50% of the ticket’s value. Cancellations received within 24 hours of departure will incur a penalty of 100% of the ticket’s value. No shows forfeit the entire ticket’s value. Unused features, extras or add-ons are non-refundable.
I just traveled there with my friends just before my birthday and it was absolutely amazing. The bus was clean and comfortable, our guide super friendly and kind and always on time. Thank you Meteora Trip.
This tour company was amazing! The sprinter was brand new, comfortable and air conditioned. Our tour guide was the sweetest young lady. I would highly recommend this tour company! You will not be disappointed!