Meteora Tour, Greece

About Meteora:- Meteora Greece one of the rock formation which is in Central Greece and it has one of the largest and most precipitously built complexes of the Eastern Orthodox Monasteries and is second in terms of importance only to Mount Athos.The six monasteries which are built on the natural pillars along with hill-like rounded boulders dominates the local area. It is located near the Pineios Rivers alongside the Pindus mountains which has meaning of “lofty”, “elevated” or also related to meteor.The Holy Trinity Monastery has also seen the filming of James Bond Movie “For your Eyes Only” which made it popular among tourists.

How can reach:- "Meteora" is a popular UNISCO world heritage site which tourists can access via buses and taxis from "Larissa railway station" (85.7 KM) and Nea Anchialos Airport (158.8 KM) and "Athens international airport" (374.2 KM). Athens capital city is just 359 KM distance from Meteora.

Nearest Major Airport:- Nea Anchialos National Airport (Volos Central Greece Airport) which is just 156.8 KM distance. Tourists can get here flights to domestic and some European countries.

"Athens international airport" (374.2 KM) is the main airport where tourists can get flights to all over world.

Nearest Railway Station:- "Larissa" (85.7 KM); Fast trains are available from Larissa railway station to Athens and Thessaloniki.

Taxi Services:- Taxis are available from "Nea Anchialos National Airport" (33.6 KM) to Meteora tour.

Buses Services:- Buses are available from "Nea Anchialos National Airport" (33.6 KM) to Meteora tour.

Location:- Thessaly, Greece (North western).

UNESCO World Heritage Site:- from 1988

Tourist Attractions:- Great Meteoron Monastery, Natural History Museum, Holy Trinity Monastery, Panoramic view, Hiking, Rock Climbing and Varlaam Monastery etc.

Meteora Weather Temperature:-

Months Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Average Low (℃) 0.9 0.9 5.2 5.2 15.6 15.6 15.6 15.6 15.6 10.5 4.0 4.0
Average High (℃) 5.9 5.9 17.7 17.7 30.6 30.6 30.6 30.6 30.6 22.5 12.8 12.8

Nearest Accommodations:- Pyrgos Adrachti, Archontiko Mesohori Hotel, Doupiani House, Hotel Kastraki, San Giorgio Villa , Tsikeli Hotel, Guesthouse Lithos, Bloutsos Rooms , Gogos Meteora Hotel, Spanias Hotel, Guesthouse Sotiriou Petrino, Grand Meteora Hotel, Hotel Meteora Kastraki, camping-Rooms "Meteora Garden", Chrysorama, Dellas Boutique Hotel, Theatro Hotel Odysseon, Mythos Guesthouse.

Distances from Meteora:-

Athens City : 353.7 KM

Thessaloniki City : 225.1 KM

Patras City : 303.9 KM

Larissa City : 85.9 KM

Heraklion City : 691.1 KM

Volos City : 147.3 KM