Meteora is one of those rare places that must be seen to be believed. Located in thecountry of Thessaly, this unique and awe-inspiring destination offers an unforgettable experience for tourists.
The main attraction when visiting Meteora has to be the monasteries perched atop towering sandstone pillars. Dating back to the 14th century, these remarkable structures offer visitors a chance to step back into history and explore a different way of life. Don’t miss out on visiting some of them - such as Great Meteoron, Holy Trinity and St Stephen's Monastery - that offer incredible views of the region from up high.
If you are looking for physical activity during your visit, there are plenty of hiking trails available with varying levels of difficulty. Trekking through the breathtaking natural beauty will also reward you with panoramic views of the magnificent monasteries.
Meteora actually has quite a rich history, as well as impressive architecture and art in its monasteries that can be explored further via guided tours. You can also discover more about their way of life by visiting nearby traditional villages where you can experience some local cultures and cuisines too!
Between appreciating all those iconic structures, taking in stunning landscapes and discovering ancient history, there’s no doubt that Meteora is an amazing place for any traveler looking for something truly special!