Single day rail trip from Thessaloniki to Meteora
Catch a morning train from Thessaloniki railway station and enjoy the ride which passes beneath mythical Mt Olympus, home to the 12 ancient olympian gods, through the homeland of legendary warrior Achileus and ending in lovely Meteora.
See all six monasteries
Head into 3 of the monasteries to explore them
Admire the Greek countryside
See the mythical Mount OlympusItinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this productStop At:
Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki Region, Central Macedonia
Clients must go by themselves to Thessaloniki's central station and catch the train that will drive them to Kalabaka. in this amazing route they are going to see an amazing mosaic as freek countryside can give them amazing pictures. They are going to pass nexxt to Mythical Mt Olympus and Paleofarsalo where was the birth town of legendary warrior Achilleus and his clan the Myrmidones.
Duration: 3 hoursStop At:
Kalambaka, Kalambaka, Trikala Region, Thessaly
Our partners are going to wait you to Kalabaka's trainstation holding a signboard with your name written on it. You are going to have a quick drive through Kalabaka where out team leader will give some historical informatio about this ancient city.
Duration: 20 minutesPass By:
Kastraki, Kastraki, Kalambaka, Trikala Region, Thessaly
The bus will drive through village Kastraki, a traditional village which is in UNESCOS's catalogue and was nominated by magazine Traveller as one of the 25 most beautiful villages in Europe. There also you will see the vary famous and amazing custom of St George Mandilas which is taking place every year at St George name's day for the last 2 centuries at least.Stop At:
Meteora, Meteora, Trikala Region, Thessaly
You are entering now Meteora's area. There our expertized partners will give you all the necessary information about the place. You are going to see all six monasteries and visit three of them.
Duration: 4 hours
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Near public transportation"
"Infant seats available"
"No heart problems or other serious medical conditions"
"Due to the current and worldwide status of the recent COVID-19, the monastic community and, thus, the Monasteries of the Meteora region will stop the provision ofskirts and shawls to the visitors. Therefore, all visitors are required to bedressed accordingly: Men are prohibited to wear any sleeveless shirt, andshorts above the knee; Ladies are prohibited to wear any skirts above the knee. All previous clothing will deny any visitor’s entry to the monasteries. or men. No tank tops or sleeveless shirts for anyone. You can use the garments provided within the monasteries if you have any of the above to cover up. There are no issues with sandals or other footwear."
"No pets allowed in the monasteries"
"Most travelers can participate"
"This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 2 travelers"
"Face masks required for travelers in public areas"
"Face masks required for guides in public areas"
"Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff"
"Social distancing enforced throughout experience"
"Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized"
"Guides required to regularly wash hands"
"Regular temperature checks for staff"
"Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival"
Hora de Inicio:
Duración: 14 Hours
Lugar de comienzo:
Kalambaka, Kalabaka 422 00, Greece
Cancelaciones y devoluciones:
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.