Please wait...
Jourday.com Logo
Sunset at Meteora
Overview

The sunset at Meteora is a lifetime experience you wouldn’t want to miss.

When most of the visitors will have gone, you will join an amazing sunset tour to places away the beaten tourist paths. Late afternoon we will discover the hidden gems of this place. The tour begins with a visit to one of the monasteries, Agios Stefanos or Roussanou on the rocks.  Then we will guide you to the oldest standing monument of our place, the Byzantine church of Virgin Mary located at the town of Kalambaka. A church made in the early Christian period with ancient marbles embedded on its walls, telling the town’s long history of 27 centuries. Visit the thousand years old hermitages of Bandovas, learn the stories and the legends and enjoy great views from the most panoramic spots.  And as the sun slowly begins to descent, getting ready to touch the mountain ridges we’ll bring you high up on the rocks of Meteora, on a magical spot to enjoy the most captivating sunset views. Up there, sitting on the edges of cliffs you will feel the cool evening breeze as it passes through this out of this world landscape. Let yours heighten senses explore moment by moment the dimming of the daylight and the vividness of the sunset colours on the earth and the sky above. A perfect way to end a beautiful day at Meteora with an awe-inspiring tour to be remembered forever!

Important Tips

  • Travel Bite date and/or time might be modified or cancelled due to weather conditions and in this event the option of an alternative date or full refund will be given.
  • We would recommend to bring with you good walking (closed toes) shoes with non-slippery soles, a camera, hat, sunscreen, sunglasses, water (at least 1 liter per person), backpack to carry everything
  • The monasteries have a strict dress code men must wear trousers and long sleeves, women must wear a long skirt. If you do turn up in shorts trousers and shirts will be provided.
  • Sunset at Meteora Tour Starting Times, 1 Jan – 28 Feb: 2:00PM, 1 Mar – 25 Mar: 3:00PM, 26 Mar– 15 Apr: 3:30PM, 16 Apr – 30 Apr: 4:00PM, 1 May – 23 Aug: 4:30PM, 24 Aug – 16 Sep: 4:00PM, 17 Sep – 28 Oct: 3:00PM, 29 Oct – 31 Dec: 2:00PM

Tips & Useful Info

Starting point: Meteora, Kalabaka, Greece
Languages: English, Greek
Included Amenities: English-speaking tour leader, Pick up and drop off from your Hotel in Kalampaka town or Kastraki village, Transportation by air-conditioned mini bus, Free Map and Bottle of water, Free wifi on board, Combines a bus tour with short walks, Stop in spots with panoramic view for photo shooting and learn about the local traditions, myths and history, See all six monasteries, On your tour of Meteora you will be able to enter the Monastery of St. Stephen, except for Mondays, where we visit a different monastery due to it being closed, Visit the Byzantine church of Virgin Mary , Visit the renovated Hermitages of Badova,
Excluded Amenities: Personal Travel & Health Insurance, personal expenses, gratuities, Entrance fees at the one monastery, 3 euro per person, Entrance fees at the Byzantine church of Virgin Mary, 2 euro per person
Minimum number of guests needed: 1
Maximum number of guests: 14
Physical Level: No difficulty. Previous experience is not required. Basic level of agility and fitness is needed.

No Reviews or Comments yet!

Scroll Up