Meteora is an area where an ancient monastic community and a rare geological phenomenon of huge rock pillars coexist in absolute harmony.
Hiking among the rocks of Meteora
The outdoor activities one can engage in here range from beautiful short or longer hikes to soft adventures. Don’t miss the chance to enjoy unsurpassed natural grandeur, a rich history, and culture, with a wide range of beautiful paths and trails. Enjoy the unique views from the top of the rocks and learn by professional mountain guides about the history and the geological significance of the area. Meteora is one of those few world sites that neither words nor pictures can describe its magic and beauty.
Ask our concierge for more information on guided tours and hiking trails.
Visit to the 6 operating monasteries
Meteora is a rock formation in central Greece hosting one of the largest and most precipitously build complexes of Eastern Orthodox monasteries. The six operating monasteries are built on immense natural pillars and hill-like rounded boulders that dominate the local area.
Our concierge will be happy to share more information about their operating hours.
Sunset Drive or Sunset Photoshooting
Experience captivating sunset views from a magical spot on the top of the Meteora rocks. Allow your senses to experience a palette of colors formulating on the sky and be immersed by nature’s beauty.
Ask our concierge to organize for you a “sunset” tour as this would be your perfect ending to a day well spent.
Visit the Museum of Natural History of Meteora and the Mushroom Museum
The museum contains a rich collection of birds and mammals as well as a complete mushroom museum, the first of its kind in Greece.
The museum houses approximately 300 exhibits of animals and several dozens of the main species of mushrooms.
For summer 2023 (June, July, August) our guests are entitled to complimentary access to the Museum of Natural History and Mushrooms.
Our concierge will be more than happy to book your visit and offer more information.
Meteora Truffle Hunting
In the beautiful forests of the region, underneath the rocks of Meteora, visitors have the opportunity to enjoy a unique truffle hunting experience. Together with specially trained truffle dogs you will “hunt” for truffles.
At the same time, participants are provided with information about truffles and learn everything there is to know about earth’s “black diamond”.
Your experience will end by cooking the truffles found and tasting a delicious pasta dish combined with local wine.
For summer 2023 (June, July, August) our guests are entitled to preferential prices for truffle hunting, in collaboration with the Museum of Natural History and Mushrooms
Our concierge will be more than happy to book this experience for you.
Rafting through Aspropotamos River
Activity lovers can visit the area of Aspropotamos to go rafting down the river.
Relax and enjoy a unique natural landscape, of Pindos mountain, while you raft on low to moderate rapid levels.
Guests who are interested in this activity can contact our concierge for more information.