Meteora Food and Wine Tour

A foodie’s tour of Meteora

Tour Details

Meteora isn’t just an amazing UNESCO World Heritage site; it’s also the perfect destination for foodies. If you are interested in tasting local flavours away from touristic places, eat lunch where locals eat, or to visit local wineries and learn about Meteora wines then this is the perfect tour for you. Escape on the scenic countryside around Meteora with an English speaking guide to walk you through the rich local flavours, the long history and the culture of Meteora.

Join this amazing, small size food & wine tour and discover the wealth of the mouth-watering local dishes. Enjoy a morning walk in the town of Kalambaka and later on a scenic drive through the villages around Meteora which are usually dotted by open-air fruit stands. Taste excellent local wines, home-made sausages and top-quality meat, local cheese, yoghurt, honey, homemade sweets from fruits, traditional soutzouki made with unfermented grape juice and nuts, or taste tsipouro, all highly ranked in the gastronomical list of local products.

Along the tour, you’ll have the rare opportunity to enter inside the only ancient hermitage accessible to the public in the area, the hermitage of St Theodosius. Numbers are strictly limited up to 10 people ensuring a personalized experience on this tour.

Inclusions

  • Mushroom tasting at the Natural History Museum
  • Local seasonal organic fruits
  • Soutzouki local delicacy made with un-fermented grape juice and nuts
  • Wine tasting at a wine estate, five labels
  • Traditional Greek Lunch
  • Entrance fees to the Natural History Museum
  • English speaking local guide
  • Transport with comfortable car or minibus

Exclusions

  • Gratuities (optional)

Additional Information

  • Confirmation for this product will be received at time of booking
  • Any participants under the age of 12 must have a parent or guardian present to sign on their behalf
  • Wear closed toed shoes
  • There are many beautiful sights. You are encouraged to bring a camera along
  • Weather will not affect the operation of the tours. However if canceled due to unfavorable weather conditions, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund
  • 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.
  • Children 0-4 years old participate free of charge.
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity

Cancellation Policy

  • Cancellations received within 5 days of departure will incur a penalty of 50% per person.
  • Cancellations received within 24 hours of departure will incur a penalty of 100% per person.
  • Unused features are non-refundable. No shows forfeit entire payment.

Our Latest Reviews

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jbrophy9

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Knowledgable guide. Incredible history and views. A+

Recommend especially the church and learning about its 25 century history. The views and the natural beauty were mesmerising

MFetcompagnie

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Excellent! Excellent! Excellent!

Great hiking tour in french with an amazing guide!!! Flora and history. Greatly appreciated by the teens!!! They did not miss their electronic devices! ???? Thank you to our guide who made this experience unique!

Sallad-Days

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Half day tour of monasteries

Picked up from hotel, extremely informative guide about not only the history of the monasteries but also geological information about the rock formations. Visited 4 monasteries and dropped off right at the entrances, enjoyed the smaller bus seated only 12. So much more personal

Stefania F

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Meteora sunset tour

The tour was fantastic not only because the place is gourgeous and amazing but even because our guide, Vangelis, was incredibly addictive and professional in describing the place and all the stories around it. Perfect even the pick up service by the hotel and during...

BV_YYZ

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Hiking Tour

Highly recommend the hiking tour with Visit Meteora Travel! The tour lasts approximately 4 hours and relatively mild in terms of difficulty, it does get tiring if you’re not used to hiking but was paced well so all could do it. Overall about 3 hours...

Gil S

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A great hike with a great guide!

Everything about the hike was excellent - starting with the ontime pickup, the small group, the well planned route and especially Chris, our guide who was knowledgeable, funny, pleasant, helpful with my 11 year old daughter who felt slightly unwell at one point, and generally...

Jelle S

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Hiking tour

We had an amazing trip along meteora with a wonderful guide!!! He could give us so much information about history, culture, fauna and flora!!! We could enter one monastry. We all recommend you to do the hiking tour! You won’t regret.

Sofia K

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Fantastic experience!

I travelled to Meteora for only a couple of days so this was a fantastic way to see everything and learn a lot about the place. The guide and driver were amazing! Very friendly and informative. I would absolutely recommend this tour!

jbrophy9

Rating:

Knowledgable guide. Incredible history and views. A+

Recommend especially the church and learning about its 25 century history. The views and the natural beauty were mesmerising

MFetcompagnie

Rating:

Excellent! Excellent! Excellent!

Great hiking tour in french with an amazing guide!!! Flora and history. Greatly appreciated by the teens!!! They did not miss their electronic devices! ???? Thank you to our guide who made this experience unique!

Sallad-Days

Rating:

Half day tour of monasteries

Picked up from hotel, extremely informative guide about not only the history of the monasteries but also geological information about the rock formations. Visited 4 monasteries and dropped off right at the entrances, enjoyed the smaller bus seated only 12. So much more personal

Useful Information

  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Min People: 2
  • Max People: 12
  • Starting Time: 10:00am
  • Adult Price: 85€
  • Child Price: 50€
  • Couples Price: 170€
  • Family Price: 70€
  • Group Price: 75€
  • Pick up : Visit Meteora office in Kalampaka

Reasons to Book

  • Taste a fresh backed Spanakopita at a local bakery
  • Taste the authentic Greek yogurt with local honey and walnuts
  • Small size group up to 12 people
  • Visit Gavros village and discover the beauty of the nature near Meteora

Contact Details

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info@visitmeteora.travel

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