Take this comprehensive half day morning Tour in Meteora and discover the astonishing Meteora through the eyes and the narrative of the locals.
Visit 2 main monasteries of Meteora and discover the natural beauty and the cultural heritage of this area. This morning tour will take you back to the dark ages and the story of the first hermits and monks who laid the foundations of what later on became the monastic community of Meteora. Learn which monastery was the first to be established and the true motivations behind the monks’ decision to try to climb the steep rocks of Meteora and build the monasteries there. Learn everything, see everything. And then we will take you to the most beautiful spots for amazing views and photos. And if you’re wondering whether it is all we have prepared for you, think again. Imagine that millions of tourists visit the site of Meteora every year and most of them come and go completely unaware of one of the most important prehistoric sites not only in Greece but in the entire world, with archeological findings dating all the way back to 130,000 BC!
Take our half day tour and include a guided visit to Theopetra prehistoric cave and travel back in time to learn and feel the daily life of the prehistoric people of Thessaly, right at the dawn of mankind and of our civilization. Have a chance to get inside the prehistoric cave and discover all the astonishing findings made by the Greek archeologists after painstaking excavations that lasted for nearly 20 years and forever changed the view they had for the prehistory of Meteora. A tour not to be missed by anyone!
Important notice: Every Monday the prehistoric cave of Theopetra remains closed. Please check additional info below for more details.