Guided tour

Meteora: Afternoon Minibus Tour from Kalambaka Train Station

4.7 / 5

87 reviews

Activity provider: Visit Meteora

Meteora: Afternoon Minibus Tour from Kalambaka Train Station

Activity provider: Visit Meteora
Save up to 50%

From US$ 47.48 US$ 23.74 per person

Visit magical Meteora on a 5-hour afternoon tour and take in views of the area's six monasteries. Enjoy interior visits to three of the monasteries and explore the hermit caves of Badovas.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Reserve now & pay later
Keep your travel plans flexible—book your spot and pay nothing today. Learn more
Duration 5 hours
Check availability to see starting times.
Live tour guide
English
Small group
Limited to 12 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Travel by train to the Kalambaka station to begin your tour
  • Take in views of the six Meteora monasteries on a minibus tour
  • Stop to enter and explore three of the monasteries
  • See the hermit caves of Badovas
Full description
Start out with a pickup at the Kalambaka Train Station and travel by minibus on a 5-hour tour of the monasteries of Meteora. The tour leader will be waiting for you outside the station holding a sign with your name on it. Enjoy spectacular views of Meteora’s clifftop monasteries all along the route, making frequent stops at various spots to take photos. Stop also to enter and explore three of the monasteries and the hermit caves of Badovas. At the end of the tour, you'll be dropped off at the Kalambaka Train Station in time for your return trip.
Includes
  • English-speaking tour leader
  • 5-hour tour of Meteora
  • Free map and bottle of water
  • Free WiFi on the bus
  • Monastery entrance fees (€3 per person, per monastery)
  • Train tickets
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

Select participants and date

Participants

Date

Meeting point

Kalambaka train station. The tour guide will be waiting with a signboard with your name on it.

Open in Google Maps ⟶
Important information

Not allowed

  • Pets

Know before you go

  • Confirmation will be received at the time of booking
  • To enter the monasteries, appropriate clothing is required. Women must wear long sleeves and should not wear short skirts. Men are not allowed to wear shorts and no sleeveless tops are allowed. Knees and shoulders must covered. You risk refused entry if you fail to comply with these dress requirements
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.7 /5

based on 87 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.8/5
  • Transportation
    4.4/5
  • Value for money
    4.5/5
  • Safety
    4.7/5

Sort by:

Traveler type:

Star rating:

Had a really pleasant tour! As a female solo traveller I really enjoyed the service provided. The tour guide was really friendly and made sure to answer all questions even during his break when we were waiting for everyone else to come back to the bus. He took the time to elaborate and explain details about the monastery, their way of life and about the town. It was wonderful and felt very personal and he also takes great photographs! The train journey was long but it was worth it! :)

Read more

April 11, 2022

Very interesting visit, safe minibus and peaceful driving, super nice driver. Lively and exciting explanations. The road is very quiet and there is generally little to walk, be careful however one of the monasteries requires going up and down several old stairs, wear good shoes. The landscape is amazing. Dress warm (we had a bit of cold rain and wind). Explanations entirely in English (you must understand oral English very well though). The guide was very charming, which is a big bonus.

Read more

April 5, 2022

The guide and the driver were both really great : driving slower than Greek people in general while having quality informations from our guide. We were just 3 people on the tour, it was pretty safe! On the other hand, the guide was a bit fast speaking for me and the tour is quite short. We had 1 hour free time at the end of the tour ,before taking the train, but 1 hour is too much as there's no much to see in Kalabaka city.. I think it was pretty expensive because we didn't have wifi in the bus, we had to pay the train tickets (48€!) and the monasteries entrance fees (3€ each). In general, it was a nice tour to see the essential of Meteora, alongside great history infos.

Read more

July 25, 2020

Product ID: 87806