2 days / 1 night - An unforgettable hiking experience.

Daily, all year round. Departure: 08:27 – Return: 17.30


The Byzantine Double Headed Eagle flag, one head facing West and the other one East, adopted by the Orthodox monasteries, next to the Greek flag.

NB!!! The GRAND METEORO and the ROUSANOU monasteries will remain closed until mid of March, 2014.

First day

You collect your tickets and settle the account, at least a day before departure
* Be at the LARISA railway station at least 45 minutes before the train departure.
* 08.27 - The train departs from Athens straight for Kalampaka.
* +/- 13.40 - Arrive in Kalambaka and check in the hotel.
* 14.30 - Optional visit to 2 monasteries. Our taxi driver is at your service, if you need him.
        Visit the highest monastery, open on the day of your visit. Follow the path back to Kastraki.
        If you need him, our taxi driver is always ready to meet you and drive you back to Kalampaka.
* 17.30 - Return to Kalampaka. Optional, sundown photo round.
        Suggested dinner at the "Stagon Gefseis" restaurant, near our hotel.

Second day.

* 07.30am - Have an early breakfast, and take the path to the monasteries of Holy Trinity and St Stephen's.
        (I did it in 1.15hour with regular stops since I am not the super fit guy). A walking stick is a help.
* 11.30am - Optional trip with our taxi: visit Theopetra, the hermitages of Bandovas, and Doupiani church.
* 01.30pm - return to Kalampaka, and visit the old Byzantine church of Mother Mary in the old town.
        Find a nice restaurant, have lunch, return to the hotel to take your luggage and walk to the rail station.
* 05.30pm - Board the train and depart for Athens. Arrival +/- 22.40.


Price: 68.00 euro per person, departing 08.27am & returning on the 17.32, straight itineraries.
Includes: Train ticket (B class) + hotel in double bedroom, breakfast, our service & assistance.
Single supplement:11.00 euro Dinner: 09.00 euro Extra night in double: 24.00 euro
Upgrade your train ticket to A class: 12.00 euro
2 hours morning taxi tour: 40.00 euro shared by passengers,
2 hours Sundown taxi photo round: 30.00 euro shared by passengers.

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NOT INCLUDED:

- € 3.00 p.p. being the entrance fee to each monastery that you visit,
- Lunch, dinner and drinks in the train & in Kalampaka,
- Suggested use of the taxi for visits to monasteries, and sightseeing in Kalampaka.

     

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