Departure from your hotel at 0730. We will cross the fertile land of Thessaloniki valley with the rice crops and peach fields towards Veria city . Visit the Apostle Paul Altar , stop for refreshments and continuation to METEORA crossing the Thessalian plain. Stop at the Venetikos river Canyon for fotos and for some information’s about Meteora Geological formation Admire the scenery. Continuation to Kalambaka, a small town built at the foot of the majestic grey rocks and crowded by the METEORA Monasteries (short stop for toilette and souvenirs and Byzantine style icons books etc.).
Meteora tour of the cliff-top monasteries to visit two different BYZANTINE MONASTERIES built on top of rock towers and providing fantastic views over the plain. The monasteries are perched on top of towers of sandstone, which for centuries provided totally inaccessible retreats for the monks. Meteora is considered as one of the most beautiful sites of mainland Greece, and its monasteries are one of the country's most unique attractions. On your return you may optionally have your lunch either in the Gardenia restaurant or in Panellinion , both with excellent for their gastronomic greek cuisine.
We will return from the other way via Larisa city and the tempi Valley where we may visit either the agiasma of Aghia Paraskevi, or Platamonas , a picturesque fishing village on the sea.
Arrival in Thessaloniki and to your hotel later in the evening
Adults: €75 per adult
Children: €50 per child
Pick up from your hotel.
Drop off at your hotel
A comfort travel with Bus or mini bus
Experienced driver - tour Leader.
Presentation on how the hand made Aghiography was made
Third Party insurance
Entrance Fees in the monasteries ( 3€ each)
Daily we depart from Thessaloniki in front of your Hotel