3 Days/2 Nights Tour from Athens to Meteora and Delphi
3 Days/2 Nights Tour from Athens to Meteora and Delphi - Daily - Throughout the year
This tour gives individual travelers the chance to visit 2 of the most important sites of mainland Greece, Meteora and Delphi, hassle-free! Use public transportation, a combination of train, bus and taxi to reach those 2 Greek mainland destinations from Athens and back in the most efficient way, without resorting on endless searches on train or bus schedules. Seize the chance and join this tour to enjoy spectacular views of unique landscapes, visit monuments of great historical importance and save money and time.
Catch the morning train to Kalambaka at 07:20 am from Athens 'Larissa' Railway Station. Upon your arrival in Kalambaka, at around 13:30, our English speaking driver will be waiting for you at the train station holding a signboard with your name on it to transfer you to your hotel. Late afternoon the VIP mini bus will pick you up from the hotel to join our 'Meteora Sunset Tour*'. Admire breathtaking views of Meteora and discover the hidden gems of this place in one of the best tours of Mainland Greece.
For the next morning you may choose the activity you wish to do: the 'Half-Day morning Tour of Meteora*' to see the main attractions, the monasteries of Meteora with a VIP minibus or the 'Hiking Tour of Meteora*'. Experience amazing sceneries and visit monuments of the Byzantine period, the monasteries of Meteora. After this morning tour, at around 13:00, the bus will drop you back to your hotel. The evening is free for you to explore the area on your own.
Early in the morning a taxi will pick up from the hotel to take you to the train station. At 09:28 the train departs and arrives at Livadia station at around 12:00. There, an English speaking taxi driver holding a signboard with your name will wait to transfer you to Delphi. Delphi is roughly an hour drive away from Livadia, so you will arrive at the archeological site at around 10:00 where you can spend many hours exploring the ancient oracle, the museum and the small town. At 16:00 you’ll take the bus back to Athens. It takes around 2 hours to reach the capital of Greece from Delphi.
*For more details, visit our Meteora page
● Admire the world famous Meteora & the archeological site of Delphi
STARTING TIME 8.27am
DURATION 3 Days
ENTRANCE FEES (not included)
MEETING POINT Kalampaka Train Station
END POINT At the original pick up point
DAYS OF OPERATION Every day
● 3-days/2 nights stay at a 3-star hotel at Meteora
● Train tickets from Athens to Meteora
● Train tickets from Meteora to Livadia
● Taxi transfer from Livadia to Delphi
● Bus tickets from Delphi to Athens
● Join the Meteora Sunset Tour
● Choose between the Meteora Hiking Tour or the Meteora Half-day Tour Excellent value for money
● Pick-up and drop off from Kalampaka train station to your hotel and back
● English speaking tour leader on the tours
● Free Map and Bottle of water provided on the tours
● Free wifi on board the tour bus
● Spanish, French, Italian, Russian and Romanian on request
● Gratuities (optional)
● Lunch and Dinner
● Entrance fees to the monasteries and the archeological site
Bookings must be made at least 2 days prior to the trip. Confirmation for this product will be received after booking, subject to availability. In the morning tour you can choose to take your luggage with you to be dropped-off later on at the end of the tour in the town of Kalambaka. Visit Meteora offices located at the center and within walking distance from the train station offer safe storage for your luggage until train's departure time. 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. Meeting Point: Athens Train Station do turn up in shorts trousers and shirts will be provided.
Cancellations received within 30 days of departure will incur a penalty which will be the price of train tickets.
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.
Trips require a minimum number of participants to avoid cancellation. We reserve the right to cancel a scheduled trip and fully refund affected customers, although we will make every effort to maintain the normal operation.