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From Thessaloniki: 1-Day Rail Tour to Meteora

From Thessaloniki: 1-Day Rail Tour to Meteora

From US$ 111.19 per person

Experience the highlights of region on a full-day trip from Thessaloniki that offers an extraordinary taste of breathtaking Meteora. This full-day excursion, features a tour of Meteora, transfer by train and limo mini bus.

About this activity

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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 1 day
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Live tour guide
English, Greek


  • See the beauty of the countryside on the train
  • Explore one of the world’s most popular UNESCO sites
  • See all six monasteries and learn about their history through an knowledgable local
Full description
Take the train by yourself from Thessaloniki railway station at 8:18 AM (change train at Paleofarsalos train station). Then embark on a scenic train ride through the beautiful Greek countryside to Kalambaka city. At 11:30 AM arrive at Kalambaka train station, where your guide will be waiting for you holding a signboard with your name. Then climb into a comfortable limousine VIP minibus, which will take you a tour around the location of Meteora. This tour will give you the chance to see all 6 monasteries and admire the interior of 3 of them. At 16:00 the bus will transfer you back to the town of Kalambaka. Enjoy an hour of free time to explore the center of Kalampaka on foot, visit one of the many cafes or restaurants and relax by observing and taking photos of Meteora. The train departs at 17:15 (change train at Paleofarsalos train station) and arrives in Thessaloniki at 21:40.
  • Roundtrip train tickets from Thessaloniki to Meteora
  • Pickup and Drop-off from Kalambaka train station
  • English speaking local tour guide
  • See all 6 monasteries and admire the interior of 3 of them
  • Small sized groups on Limo VIP minibus
  • Free Wi-Fi on the bus
  • Free Map-Poster of Meteora
  • Transfer to the Thessaloniki railway station
  • Entrance fees of each monastery (€3 per person)
  • Professional tour guide (on request)
  • Personal travel insurance
  • Gratuities (optional)
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

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Meeting point

Take the train from Thessaloniki's Train Station to Kalambaka. Your guide will meet you at Kalambaka train station when you arrive.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Camera
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat

Know before you go

  • The monasteries of Meteora have official and strict dress code, to enter inside, it might be wise to bring some suitable clothing. Men must wear long pants and women long skirts and cover their shoulders. Sleeveless shirts are not allowed.
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