THINGS TO DO IN METEORA
THINGS TO DO IN METEORA OR YOU CAN SAY SUSPENDED ROCKS..
Meteora is the biggest and most important group of monasteries in Greece after those in Mount Athos. We can locate the first traces of their history from 11th c. when the first hermits settled there. The rock monasteries have been characterized by UNESCO as a unique phenomenon of cultural heritage and they form one of the most important stations of cultural map of Greece.
*Petrified sandstones geologists say..
*Battle between giants and the Olympian Gods Greek mythology says..
*As higher you go closest to God you are, monks say..
Whatever people say, nature has the first word.. People who have passion and love for that mythical place can lead you to off the beaten tracks & share with you, feelings and views that only, maybe in your dreams you have seen..
Just experience that fantastic path of 11 km for about 3.5 hours and you are going to remember it for a long time.
Except the breathtaking views, rocks, monasteries, this majestic place it is famous for its mushrooms!
In the beautiful and unknown forests of the region, near the city of Kalampaka, you will have the opportunity to enjoy a unique truffle hunting, to taste a delicious pasta dish with truffles that are found by truffle dogs, to visit the Museum, to try various mushroom products and to try an exceptional local wine.
This is a complete suggestion, which is unique in Greece. You will have the opportunity to experience an alternative activity either in combination with a visit at the Monasteries and other sightseeing or independently.
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