This is a fully narrated private tour from Volos to Meteora led by a local PhD archaeologist who will help you appreciate the stunning beauty and incredible history of the Meteora monasteries.
Meteora is a World Heritage Site that fascinates every visitor regardless of their religion and cultural background. Uncover the secrets of the unique geological phenomenon of the Meteora rocks, experience the serenity of the surreal landscape that has been home to Christian hermits and monks since the 12th century AD, and feel the spirituality of one of Christianity’s holiest places.
Tour Duration: minimum 7 hours
- Private transportation in air-conditioned vehicle (Mercedes Benz or similar)
- Pickup & Drop off
- Admission fees to 2 monasteries
- Guided tour inside 2 monasteries.Your guide will explain the history, meaning, and symbolism of the Orthodox religious art and architecture, and the narratives behind the breathtaking paintings.
This full-day Volos-Meteora tour can be customized to fit your interests and can include rest stops along the way, time for lunch and/or shopping, and, of course, several opportunities to take amazing pictures.