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Full-Day Trip to Meteora from Thessaloniki - with unbiased reviews

Full-Day Trip to Meteora from Thessaloniki

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Overview
Access the World Heritage Site of Meteora without the stress of train tables or bus transfers on this day trip from Thessaloniki. Starting at your choice of central meeting points, you’ll go straight to the remote monasteries in an air-conditioned coach or minivan, enjoying views of the mountains and plains along the way. Tour two of the most impressive sites with a guide for a more in-depth experience than you might get on your own.
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You’ll have 5 starting options
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    Meteora
    Stop: 4 hours - Admission excluded
    See 2 of the 6 holy monasteries of Meteora Get panoramic views of the buildings perched on near-vertical rocks Enjoy a traditional Greek lunch in Kastraki
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Highlights
  • Visit the UNESCO-listed Meteora monasteries with a guide
  • Transport from Thessaloniki takes the hassle out of getting to the remote site
  • Learn about the history and construction of the amazing clifftop retreats
  • Well-paced itinerary allows time for lunch in nearby Kalambaka
Important Information
Departure Point
White Tower of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki 546 21, Greece Makedonia Palace Hotel, Leof. Meg. Alexandrou 2, Thessaloniki 546 40, Greece Statue of Eleftherios Venizelos, Egnatia 78, Thessaloniki 546 24, Greece Capsis Hotel Thessaloniki, Monastiriou 16, Thessaloniki 546 29, Greece The Met Hotel, 26is Oktovriou 48, Thessaloniki 546 27, Greece
Duration
11h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Transport to and from Meteora
  • English speaking excursion attendant
  • Basic travel insurance (during transport)
Exclusions
  • The visiting ticket to each monastery, which costs 3 euros per monastery for all visitors except those of Greek nationality and is paid directly at the entrance.
  • The tour of the Meteora monasteries.
  • The cost of the lunch at the restaurant
  • Entry/Admission - Meteora
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Our trip attendant shall wear a clothing with the AMMON Express marking so that he will be recognisable easily.
  • You should be at the departure points 5’ before the time indicated in the schedule. The bus cannot remain at designated stops, except for boarding.
  • The monasteries have strict dress rules prohibiting entry to male visitors wearing shorts and women visitors with sleeveless sweatshirts.
  • The approach to the monasteries is achieved through stairs and requires comfortable footwear.
  • Please be consistent with the exact appointment times specified by the Ammon Express escort, so that the excursion to Meteora will remain unforgettable to all participants.
  • We wish you a nice excursion and a lot of fun!
  • Share pictures and comments about your experience in the excursion.
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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nanaAmman wrote a review 5 Dec
19 contributions4 helpful votes
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I wish you could postpone the tour since the weather was really bad ... we were not able to see how marvelous the scene was ... the monasteries were amazing but it would be much better to go there in clear weather Helen was a great assistant to all tourists in the bus .. And
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Date of experience: December 2019
Elsa Filippidou wrote a review 3 Dec
4 contributions
We had a very friendly, attentive and passionate guide called Giorgos. He was very well informed about the region's history, could answer all our questions and also gave us extra information about mythology, history etc. The group was also friendly and the van very comfortable.
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Date of experience: December 2019
Response from Ammon_Express, Υπεύθυνος Σχέσεων με Πελάτες at Full-Day Trip to Meteora from Thessaloniki
Responded 1 week ago
Dear elsaFil, Thank you so much for your wonderful review .We are so glad that our friendly trip attendant-archaeologist Giorgos, gave you lots of information about history and the places you visited. We will be happy to see you in the future and provide you our best services again. Best regards, Ammon express team
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BackPacker229412 wrote a review 3 Dec
1 contribution
George was fantastic with explaining what our schedule was and where we should navigate and explore. He gave us more time and was available for any questions and extremely friendly. This agency has a set deal to take visitors to a specific tavern for lunch which can make you
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Date of experience: December 2019
Meda R wrote a review Nov 2019
4 contributions
Liked that you can choose pick-up place, driver+guide Lazaros was friendly, talkative, knew many stories. Weather was good, our small group of 7 made many great pictures, stopped in nice taverna near Meteora for lunch. Very good trip, recomend it.
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Date of experience: November 2019
Response from Ammon_Express, Υπεύθυνος Σχέσεων με Πελάτες at Full-Day Trip to Meteora from Thessaloniki
Responded 2 weeks ago
Dear Meda R, Thank you for sharing your experience with us and for recommending us to other travelers. We hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you soon. Best regards, Ammon express team
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jessf wrote a review Nov 2019
11 contributions3 helpful votes
A fantastic day out - well worth the long bus ride. The scenery is spectacular and you will get some great photos with sufficient time to walk around and take in the views.
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Date of experience: September 2019
Response from Ammon_Express, Υπεύθυνος Σχέσεων με Πελάτες at Full-Day Trip to Meteora from Thessaloniki
Responded 2 weeks ago
Dear jessfealy, Thank you for taking the time to quote us your feedback and for sharing your experience with other travelers. We were pleased to read you had a fantastic day. Hope you will give us the pleasure to travel with us again. Best regards, Ammon express team
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