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Take a 2-day adventure to Meteora to discover the history of the Byzantine Monasteries, listed as UNESCO World Heritage monuments. A train takes you through scenic rural areas as you travel from Athens to your destination. Choose whether you want first-class or economy seats and a 4- or 3-star hotel.

Catch the train to Kalambaka at 8:27 AM from the Athens Railway Station and enjoy a trip that gives you the chance to admire the beauty of the countryside. Arriving in Kalambaka just after lunch, you meet your English-speaking driver who is waiting, holding a sign with your name on it, at the station. Introduce yourself and then relax as you are swiftly transferred to your hotel. .

Spend the afternoon discovering the many beautiful sights of Kalambaka which rests at the foot of the majestic grey rocks that are topped by the Meteora Monasteries. If you're fond of history or agriculture, visit the Natural History Museum of Meteora and the Mushroom Museum. Or, enjoy an optional sunset tour to Meteora and admire breath-taking views.

Return to your hotel for the night and have a delicious dinner of local fare. The next morning, your guide meets you in the hotel lobby and whisks you away to see 2 of the main monasteries of Meteora and to discover the natural beauty and the cultural heritage of this area. This morning tour takes you back into the dark ages as you hear the story of the first hermits and monks who laid the foundations of what later became the monastic community of Meteora.

After your tour of Meteora, you are taken back to Kalambaka where you can seek out something that suits your tastes for lunch. Make sure you are all set and ready to catch the train that journeys back to Athens at 5:22 PM.

Take a 2-day adventure to Meteora to discover the history of the Byzantine Monasteries, listed as UNESCO World Heritage monuments. A train takes you through scenic rural areas as you travel from Athens to your destination. Choose whether you want first-class or economy seats and a 4- or 3-star hotel.

Catch the train to Kalambaka at 8:27 AM from the Athens Railway Station and enjoy a trip that gives you the chance to admire the beauty of the countryside. Arriving in Kalambaka just after lunch, you meet your English-speaking driver who is waiting, holding a sign with your name on it, at the station. Introduce yourself and then relax as you are swiftly transferred to your hotel. .

Spend the afternoon discovering the many beautiful sights of Kalambaka which rests at the foot of the majestic grey rocks that are topped by the Meteora Monasteries. If you're fond of history or agriculture, visit the Natural History Museum of Meteora and the Mushroom Museum. Or, enjoy an optional sunset tour to Meteora and admire breath-taking views.

Return to your hotel for the night and have a delicious dinner of local fare. The next morning, your guide meets you in the hotel lobby and whisks you away to see 2 of the main monasteries of Meteora and to discover the natural beauty and the cultural heritage of this area. This morning tour takes you back into the dark ages as you hear the story of the first hermits and monks who laid the foundations of what later became the monastic community of Meteora.

After your tour of Meteora, you are taken back to Kalambaka where you can seek out something that suits your tastes for lunch. Make sure you are all set and ready to catch the train that journeys back to Athens at 5:22 PM.

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2-Day Rail Tour to Meteora from Athens with Accommodation

Activity/Location

Meteora

Kalabaka 422 00

Meeting/Redemption Point

  • Athens Railway Station

    Athens


Highlights

  • Towering Rocks of Meteora, a UNESCO World Heritage Site

  • Plenty of time to explore Meteora & Kalambaka at your pace

  • Opportunity to see the cliff-top Byzantine monasteries

  • Lovely countryside as you travel by train through Greece

  • Chance to capture magnificent photos of the cliff scenery


Inclusions

  • Guided tour of 2 monasteries

  • Roundtrip rail tickets from Athens to Meteora

  • 1-night hotel accommodation in Kalambaka

  • Breakfast on day 2

  • Dinner on day 1

  • Live tour commentary provided in English


Exclusions

  • Admission fees not listed as inclusions

  • Hotel pick-up service in Athens

  • Meals and drinks not listed as inclusions


Know Before You Book

  • Children aged 3 and younger are complimentary when accompanied by a paying adult.

  • Rooms will be allocated based on your group size. For an even number of travellers, you will be allocated the required number of double rooms. Odd-numbered groups will be allocated the required number of double rooms plus an additional single room. Each double room accommodates 2 people, and each single room accommodates 1 person.

  • Train departure time is at 8:27 AM, you must check in at least 30 minutes before departure.


Cancellation Policy

You can cancel free of charge until 6 days before your reservation starts. After that time, no cancellations, changes or refunds will be made.

Location

Meteora, Kalabaka, 422 00, Greece