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

Our Latest Reviews

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Katerinka K

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We were preparing for the trip for quite a lot of time and were doubting a lot about the excursion in Meteora. Finally we chose Meteora tour and it was outstanding. The minivan picked us from the hotel and drove to the most beautiful spots...

pianofication

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The tour guide was an authentic local expert - had climbed the rocks himself as a boy and could really speak to the culture of the area and the backstories behind the monks. Also taught the group a few new ways to use the panorama...

ChristopherMW

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We actually did two tours with VM, we arrived via train from Athens, walked from the station into the town, walked around a little bit then went to the offices and were offered juice while we waited for our tour that would be starting very...

Panos C

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Amazing crew of people who love their city, their job! They taught us a lot about Meteora. The sunset tour was amazing by their guidance!

ianpresnell

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I had never been rock climbing and am normally terrified of heights - it was fantastic. You need to have some physical capacity and be prepared to trust the rock but our guideBilly was great flexible not rushed and safe. Wow.

LI H

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The train was arriving late, driver called to inform that they'll pick us up at the train station instead of hotel. They were very professional in arranging the change in pickup, sharing the history and always helping to take instagram worthy photos for everyone! Super...

Spreelissa

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Absolutely breathtaking views! Jimmy, our guide, has been very professional in providing information and very helpful and attentive to each and everyone of us. Strongly recommended.

WhatisleftMadison

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Was hesitant to use because of lack of licensed guides but attention to detail, unmatched knowledge of the area and excellent customer service greatly make up for it. Had a great experience on a private six hour tour of the monasteries and area that ended...

P3826RJjamiew

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Efficient, informative and loads of fun. Recommend it for anyone. Thanks Jimmy for a wonderful tour.

Useful Information

  • Duration : 6 hours
  • Min Persons : 2
  • 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

+30 24320 23820

info@visitmeteora.travel

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