Join Celestyal Experience for 18 unforgettable nights of authentic cruising of Greece, Turkey, Egypt & Israel!
Stately, with the air of an era long gone, the Electra Palace Athens, hospitable and aristocratic, awaits to welcome you in the heart of the city. Classical in its architecture and design, blending beautifully with the noble historical buildings of the Plaka area, the hotel’s elegant luxury is complemented by the majestic views of the Acropolis that can be enjoyed from the rooftop restaurant, pool, rooms and suites.
Marble-tiled bathrooms; soft duvets; Jacuzzi bathtubs; custom furniture; these are but a few of the details that make the Electra Palace Athens luxuriously enjoyable. The amenities of our hotel will leave you wanting for nothing more: for your comfort and enjoyment, here you will find free Wi-Fi internet connection, laptop size electronic safes and fully equipped bathrooms with hair dryer, bathrobes and slippers, magnifying mirror and more.
This hotel is located in the historical neighbourhood of Plaka, in the captivating city of Athens. It is just a few minutes' walking distance from the Acropolis, offering guests the ideal setting from which to explore the rich history and culture of the city.
A host of shopping opportunities, dining options and entertainment venues are to be found nearby.
Your tour will begin from "Stathmos Larissis", the fabulous central railway station of Athens where you will depart to Kalambaka from. Throughout your train journey, indulge in the unique scenic routes that the Greek countryside provides.
You can discover a mosaic of unique beauty, biodiversity and enormous ecological value. At about 11:30am, you will arrive at your destination, the railway station of Kalambaka.
On arrival, you will meet with your guide who will be holding a signboard with your name on it. From here your tour to the Meteora Monasteries is going to begin. You can admire the amazing Christian architecture, and discover how
monasteries have been influenced over time, having existed for over 700 years.
After 4 hours of exploration, your tour will come to an end and you will be driven back to Kalabaka where you will have free time to spend under the shadow of giant rocks. You will arrive back in Athens at 9:25pm after a full-day exploring.
Voucher type: Printed
Printed Voucher. Print and bring the voucher to enjoy the activity.
Kalambaka Railway Station
We are picking up clients from Kalambaka's train station (they have to go by themselves to train station and catch the train to Kalambaka).
End point: Same as the starting point
Duration: 14 Hours
Guide type: Guide
Children less than 3 years old go free if they can share a seat with their parent or guardian.
Due to the strict dress code at the monastery, men must wear trousers, t-shirt or shirt with sleeves. Women must wear a long skirt (there are usually trousers and skirts provided at the monasteries).
The tour leader will provide you with all necessary information about the sites but he will not escort you inside.
Animals are not allowed to be brought along.
Credit card are not accepted for paying the monasteries entrance fees.
You will travel by train on your own and will meet the group at the Kalabaka train station (the guide will help you check in at the hotel).
Please provide the hotel name at the moment of reservation.
Please wear comfortable shoes.