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Bus Trip to Meteora from Thessaloniki EVERY MONADY – THURSDAY – FRIDAY SATURDAY – SUNDAY UNTIL AUGUST

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Humongous rocks, religious communities «hanging within the sky» and excellent ways compose an charming view that everybody must see. This nearly “unearthly state” with religious communities that clambered on the edge of amazing soak hilly masses, challenge you to find the magnificence of nature. The soil meets the sky, the human mediation the divine component and the traveler finds the passionate tranquility and otherworldly well being which emerges unceasingly from the environment. Each year, millions of guests from all over the world visit Meteora in arrange to appreciate this interesting wonder. Since 1988, Meteora is portion of the World Legacy locales of UNESCO.

Excursion details

Arrival and Departure

Thessaloniki

Departure time

Aristotelous Square at the statue of Venizelos): 08:00

 

The price of the trip includes:

  • Round-trip transportation to Meteora.
  • English speaking trip attendant-archaeologist.
  • Basic travel insurance (during transport).

Not included:

  • Entrance fee 3€ per monastery (only in cash), valid for all non-Greek citizens.
  • Cost of lunch at the restaurant.
  • Tour-guide inside the monasteries.
Outing Depiction

We withdraw to Meteora with the transport of Iole Travel, at 08:00 from Aristotelous Square & Egnatia Road (at the statue of Venizelos),The separate is 230km and endures roughly 3 hours. Amid our way, there’s a 30′ halt for rest and coffee. We reach Meteora at around 11:30p.m. this captivating complex of gigantic soak rocks of flag, emerging near to the primary heights of the longest sierra in Greece, Pindos (the “spine” of Greece). We visit two of the six working Heavenly Religious communities depending on the plan of each one: the women’s cloister of Holy person Stefanos with the amazing wood-carved iconostasis and the radiant see of the city of Kalampaka, the waterway Lithaios and the plain, the religious community of the Heavenly Trinity at the steepest shake of Meteora, through stairs cut through the stone, the women’s religious community of Rousanou with the uncommon divider depictions of the little church, and the verdant way driving to it, the Varlaam cloister with the important surviving frescoes of the painter of symbols Frangos Katelanos and, among others, the thirteen-ton wooden barrel,
the religious community of the Transfiguration (Transformation) of Christ, which is the biggest cloister of Meteora,the cloister of Holy person Nicholas Anapafsas, with the frescoes of the popular painter of symbols Theophanes the Cretan, which includes a overhang that’s a stone’s toss absent from the colossal rocks.
*Each Monday we visit the religious communities of Varlaam and Rousanou, each Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday the cloisters of Holy person Stefanos and Varlaam and each Friday the cloisters of Rousanou and Holy person Stefanos. In uncommon cases, visits to the religious communities may be shifted.

The religious communities are built οn the crest of the colossal rocks, and form the moment most vital complex of religious communities after Mt. Athos. Within the past, there were twenty four cloisters but nowadays as it were the six of them work legitimately. In 1988, Meteora joined the list of the World Heritage sites of UNESCO.

For your comfort, the transport stops before the entrance of the Heavenly Cloisters.

Amid our visits to the religious communities we make a brief halt to appreciate the staggering all encompassing see of the Heavenly Religious communities from up tall and capture the persona of the scene. The wild unapproachable area with the sandstones of more than 65 millions a long time ancient is grand and at the same time unearthly and divine as until nowadays their root cannot be clarified.
Another, we enjoy our greek traditional lunch break in Kastraki, at Kalampaka region, against the see of the astounding Meteora.

We withdraw to Thessaloniki at around 15:30p.m and we have a final halt for 20΄ for coffee and rest. We are back at almost 19:00p.m, making the same stops where we begun from. 

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