Zagori - Meteora Self drive Tour (FD 1)
Travel at your own pace to one of the most remote areas of Greece, the National Park of Vikos - Aoos where time stands still. Explore the Meteora monasteries, one of the most spectacular, amazing and sacred sites to see on earth. Visit the royal tombs of the Macedonian Kings and discover the long and fascinating history of Thessaloniki.
Trip Code: FD1
Duration: 8 days / 7 nights (tour extension upon request)
Min. Group size: 2 persons.
Upon arrival our colleges of the rental car company will meet you and guide you to your car. Your holiday can start now.
A short description of what you should expect is given below. After booking you will receive from us a full itinerary with various suggestions and tips about places of interest, nature trails, panoramic sceneries etc. This fly and drive tour will take you to the most beautiful parts of mainland Greece.
Day 1-3: Thessaloniki - Meteora
You drive from Thessaloniki to a village called Kastraki in the area of Meteora. If you arrive early enough you can visit some sights along the way. We could give you advice about it. By late arrival we will arrange for you a hotel to stay in Thessaloniki.
Once you are settled in your beautiful boutique hotel you can start exploring the area. Visiting the monasteries of Meteora is of course a must. Depending on time there are possibilities to take a hike with beautiful views, especially during the sunset.
Day 3-5: Meteora- Monodendri (Zagori Area)
After Meteora you drive towards the Vikos Aoos National Park and the Zagori villages.
You stay in the village of Monodenri at the authentic family run hotel Monodendri Hotel.
From this place you will be able to explore one of the most beautiful areas of Greece: Nature, such as the Vikos Aoos National Park but also traditional villages, old stone bridges. Either by car, walking or hiking, the choice is yours and the possibilities limitless to choose from.
Day 6 - 8: Mikro Papigo (Zagori Area) - Thessaloniki
After Monodendri we suggest that you move to Mikro Papigo Village at the core of the National Park. Depending on your hiking condition you can explore the peaks of this unique mountainous area, visit a mountain lake or hike easier treks, walk along the blue colored waters of Voidomatis, swim at natural pools between rocks or just relax and enjoy the vistas from the terrace of your hotel! On your way back to Thessaloniki, depending on your wishes you can visit archeological sites or traditional villages.
Available from April 1 to September 30
Price per person from € 398.- (April to June & September)
Price per person from € 496.- (July and August)
Trip prices are based on double occupancy.
√ 7 nights hotel accommodation in double rooms with en-suite shower/WC, air conditioning, TV, telephone and internet access.
√ Car rental
√ Road book
√ Tips and advice what to see and what to do along the route
√ Assistance during your trip if needed
√ Emergency phone nr.
× Flight to and from Greece
× Personal expenses
× All Meals
× Entrance fees for Monasteries, Archeological sites etc.
× Travel Insurance and Personal accident insurance
We select accommodation which has been personally inspected and experienced by our team.
We have chosen traditional hotels and guesthouses, with a friendly and very homely atmosphere. All our hotels and guesthouses are comfortable and fully equipped with heating, en-suite bathroom/shower, air-conditioning, telephone, and television.