METEORA AND MONASTERIES PRIVATE TOUR.
Tour in Meteora is the first on every tourist to-do list. After been named among the world heritage center by UNESCO in 1988. Apart from being a site for tourism it also serves as a means of recreation and earns a spot among the top ancient monument in Greece.
OUR TRANSFER SERVICES
We provide comfort private transfer services from the heart of Athens to the Monasteries of Meteora at affordable prices.
TaxiTeam is a privately-owned company which offers exclusive transfer services around Greece and its cultural points of interest.
Great variety of vehicles for your meteora trip by TaxiTeam. More than 40 well accessible vehicles including taxis (for small group), limos (for luxury) and vans (for large groups).
- Tour with qualified, friendly and reliable drivers.
- Special services for the disabled.
WHAT TO DO IN METEORA TRIP
VISIT OF ANCIENT MONASTERIES
Meteora is an exclusive complex that consist rock pillars rising outside Trikala city and near to Pindos mountains. The area consists of huge numbers of monasteries, residing on top of the rocks. That makes Meteora the second most populated monastic area in Greece.
The monasteries were strictly designed for spiritual purpose with only spiritual leaders like monks allowed access. Entrance into the monasteries were originally difficult as it requires ladders joined together or nets hung down from the top to haul.
Meteora Rock Climbing
Meteora is famous for been a rock-climbing site with most of the rocks been formed because of natural disasters. Like earthquake and weathering its existence dates back to 60 million years. Theories upon the rocks formation indicate that the rocks are made of mixtures of sandstone and conglomerate. Making Meteora one of the natural wonders of the world.
BARS AND TAVERNS
Down the huge black rocks of Meteora lies a community engrossed in its everyday life. Get down the cliff and join the locals as they merry away and laugh out their sorrows in the Taverns. Taste of delicious meal from local restaurants and discover a great variety of taste combinations.
TIPS for meteora tour
The site bids welcome to thousands of visitors all year round. The hectic but fun climb to the top is what makes the Meteora tours wonderful.
This isn’t any ordinary rock-climbing expedition, Meteora tour comes with necessary rules that must be followed. Make sure you do the following when going on this tour.
- Pack your bags with enough nourishment.
- Go with flat shoes and not heels.
- A trip to Meteora is a once in a lifetime experience and the memories from this tour are worth keeping.
- Your Meteora tour would be much better with a camera by your side.
- Clothing: you must adhere to the monasteries dress code while visiting.
Lastly as amazing as Meteora tour sounds, you may find yourself been denied access at the entrance if you aren’t well dressed. The decision of traveling could turn out to be a waste.