Central Greece Travel

Greece Central Mainland Travel

Venturing inland from Greece's picture-perfect beaches can seem daunting, but we promise it's worth the travel to head to Greece's central mainland. Spend the day at Delphi, one of the countries most famous and impressive archaeological sites. Two of the biggest draws in this area are Meteora and Mount Olympus, but beyond the historical value, the center of the country also offers a number of gorgeous natural sites, quaint villages, and enough varieties of local alcohols to keep you tasting for days.
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Tours in Greece Central Mainland

Meteora Half Day Tour from Kalampaka Train Station

From
$49
Per Person
Starts in KalampakaAvailable Every day

If you want to visit the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Metoera through a combination of independent and guided travel, our Meteora Half Day Tour from Kalampaka Train Station is for you! Take a scenic train ride from Athens, Thessaloniki, or elsewhere and we will be waiting to greet you at Kalampaka Train Station! Spend the day exploring the ancient monasteries and secret spots - then rest assured that we will drop you off at the station in time for your evening departure back or onwards to Athens or Thessaloniki! In addition to being an eco-friendly choice, riding the train allows you to relax in comfort while taking in the scenic views during your journey.

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Voidomatis Springs & Vikos Village Hiking Tour from Papigko – Ioannina

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$49
Per Person
Starts in Papigko VillageAvailable Every day (varies seasonally)

Our Voidomatis Springs & Vikos Village Hiking Tour from Papigko - Ioannina takes you into the heart of Greece's countryside to explore its wondrous natural splendor and quaint villages that line the gorge. Swim in Greece's coldest river, stand in awe before towering rock formations, and reconnect with the beauty of this region. This tour is available every day with seasonal variations and leaves with guaranteed departures.

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Alpine Dragonlake Hiking Tour from Papigko Village – Ioannina

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$49
Per Person
Starts in Papigko Village Available Every day (varies seasonnaly)

Our Alpine Dragonlake Hiking Tour from Papigko Village - Ioannina takes you to a magical alpine lake high in the sky to spot Alpine Newts, wild horses, and the chamois that live in this area. Your guide will tell you all about the history of this area and guide to you to hidden points that will unveil unreal views of the beauty surrounding you. This tour is available every day with seasonal variations and leaves with guaranteed departures.

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Meteora’s Hermit Cave Half Day Hiking Tour

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$49
Per Person
Starts in Kastraki VillageAvailable Every day (February to October)

Our Meteora's Hermit Cave Half Day Hiking Tour is perfect if you're looking to head into the rugged terrain, away from Greece's gentle coastline. This half day hiking tour to the Meteora hermit caves offers you a chance to travel to another time and place while venturing away from the bustling cities and beaches. Delve into the caves and their chapels, gaze out over craggy hills that surround this storied monastic community. Revel in the solitude and quiet of this holy site before heading back to civilization.

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Oak Forest Mountain Bike Tour from Elati Village – Ioannina

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$49
Per Person
Starts in Elati VillageAvailable Every day (varies seasonally)

Our ‎Oak Forest Mountain Bike Tour from Elati Village - Ioannina offers unparalleled looks at the natural splendor rife in this area, from arched stone bridges to deep gorges, verdant forests full of ferns to rushing rivers below. Get your heart pumping and reconnect with nature on this ride of a lifetime with a local expert guide to fill you in on the fascinating history of this area. This tour is available every day with seasonal variations and leaves with guaranteed departures.

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Arachtos River Rafting from Tzoumerka

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$49
Per Person
Starts in TzoumerkaAvailable Every day

Our Arachtos River Rafting from Tzoumerka takes you through the sheer drops and imposing walls of this narrow river canyon, showing you a different side of Greece with an expert guide to ensure your safety. Learn more about the natural beauty of this area, and the historical stories that surround it when you dive into this thrilling adventure. This tour is available every day and leaves with guaranteed departures.

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Tours from Greece Central Mainland

Voidomatis Springs & Vikos Village Hiking Tour from Papigko – Ioannina

From
$49
Per Person
Starts in Papigko VillageAvailable Every day (varies seasonally)

Our Voidomatis Springs & Vikos Village Hiking Tour from Papigko - Ioannina takes you into the heart of Greece's countryside to explore its wondrous natural splendor and quaint villages that line the gorge. Swim in Greece's coldest river, stand in awe before towering rock formations, and reconnect with the beauty of this region. This tour is available every day with seasonal variations and leaves with guaranteed departures.

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Meteora Sunset Tour

From
$49
Per Person
Starts in Kalampaka and KastrakiAvailable Every day

Experience one of Greece's hidden treasures with our Meteora Sunset Tour. You'll journey off the tourist trail to the breathtaking UNESCO World Heritage Site of Meteora - with its thousand-year-old monasteries and rich cultural traditions.
Spend the day walking along paths that contain centuries of history, visiting important attractions like the monastery of Agios Stefanos, the Byzantine Church of the Virgin Mary, and Old Town Kalabaka. Finish off this memorable day the best possible way - taking in the spectacular sunset over Meteora. When in Greece, experiencing this truly unique destination is a must!

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Alpine Dragonlake Hiking Tour from Papigko Village – Ioannina

From
$49
Per Person
Starts in Papigko Village Available Every day (varies seasonnaly)

Our Alpine Dragonlake Hiking Tour from Papigko Village - Ioannina takes you to a magical alpine lake high in the sky to spot Alpine Newts, wild horses, and the chamois that live in this area. Your guide will tell you all about the history of this area and guide to you to hidden points that will unveil unreal views of the beauty surrounding you. This tour is available every day with seasonal variations and leaves with guaranteed departures.

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Meteora Half Day Hiking Tour

From
$49
Per Person
Starts in Kalampaka and KastrakiAvailable Every day

Immerse yourself in unspoiled nature and ancient history with our Meteora Half Day Hiking Tour. You'll trek through Meteora's majestic rock forest in an intimate group, accompanied by an expert guide. Journey back in time and walk in the footsteps of the first monks to arrive at this UNESCO World Heritage Site more than 15 centuries ago.
Our Meteora Half Day Hiking Tour invites you to experience this unique destination through the eyes of a local - venturing to secret spots and delving deep into the rich culture and history of this spectacular site.

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Meteora Half Day Tour from Kalampaka Train Station

From
$49
Per Person
Starts in KalampakaAvailable Every day

If you want to visit the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Metoera through a combination of independent and guided travel, our Meteora Half Day Tour from Kalampaka Train Station is for you! Take a scenic train ride from Athens, Thessaloniki, or elsewhere and we will be waiting to greet you at Kalampaka Train Station! Spend the day exploring the ancient monasteries and secret spots - then rest assured that we will drop you off at the station in time for your evening departure back or onwards to Athens or Thessaloniki! In addition to being an eco-friendly choice, riding the train allows you to relax in comfort while taking in the scenic views during your journey.

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Oak Forest Mountain Bike Tour from Elati Village – Ioannina

From
$49
Per Person
Starts in Elati VillageAvailable Every day (varies seasonally)

Our ‎Oak Forest Mountain Bike Tour from Elati Village - Ioannina offers unparalleled looks at the natural splendor rife in this area, from arched stone bridges to deep gorges, verdant forests full of ferns to rushing rivers below. Get your heart pumping and reconnect with nature on this ride of a lifetime with a local expert guide to fill you in on the fascinating history of this area. This tour is available every day with seasonal variations and leaves with guaranteed departures.

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Greece Central Mainland Tour Packages

7 Day Alternative Athens, Saronic Islands & Epidaurus Tour Package

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$809
Per Person
Starts in AthensAvailable Every day (varies seasonally)Visits Athens, Epidaurus, Nafplio, Aegina, Hydra, Poros and Cape Sounio

Our 7 Day Alternative Athens, Saronic Islands & Epidaurus Tour Package is a must-have adventure for anyone interested in Greek history, mythology, and culture. On this 7 day extravaganza, you'll get to know the city of Athens rather well, thanks to an e-bike tour of all the biggest sights and an alternative street art adventure. Head out on a cruise to 3 history-filled islands, each with its own character and flair. Take a trip to the old port city of Nafplio and the epicenter of modern Western medicine, Epidaurus. And spend a spectacular evening watching the sunset over Cape Sounio and the temple of Poseidon. Our 7 Day Alternative Athens, Saronic Islands & Epidaurus Tour Package leaves with guaranteed departures.

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8 Day Ancient Greece Tour Package

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$826
Per Person
Starts in AthensAvailable Every day (varies seasonally)Visits Athens, Delphi, Aegina, Hydra, Poros, Meteora and Cape Sounio

Our 8 Day Ancient Greece Tour Package crams in some of the most important archaeological and cultural sights in and around Athens in just over one week. You will see a different side to Athens with our insider tour, traveling around 5 different neighborhoods. Visit 2 UNESCO world heritage sites - Delphi and Meteora, marveling at their beauty and history. Spend time in Cape Sounio, which was first mentioned in Homer's Odyssey. And spend a day visiting 3 nearby islands, each one with a different history and character. Our 8 Day Ancient Greece Tour Package leaves with guaranteed departures.

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Northern Greece & Meteora 8 Day Tour Package

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$889
Per Person
Starts in ThessalonikiAvailable Every day (varies seasonally)Visits Thessaloniki, Meteora, Mount Olympus, Dion and Kerkini Lake

Our Northern Greece & Meteora 8 Day Tour Package is perfect for travelers seeking an experience off the beaten path that's comprehensive, informative, exciting, and a deep dive into the history, food, culture, and verdant landscapes of Northern Greece. It's the perfect balance between covering all the most exciting highlights of the region while leaving ample time to relax, explore, and let the magic of the destination unfold naturally and spontaneously. This tour is available every day with seasonal variations and leaves with guaranteed departures.

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5 Day Athens, Delphi, Meteora & Aegina Off the Beaten Track Tour Package

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$890
Per Person
Starts in AthensAvailable Every day (varies seasonally)Visits Athens, Meteora, Delphi and Aegina

Our semi-private 5 Day Athens, Delphi, Meteora & Aegina Off the Beaten Track Tour Package is perfect for those who want to explore beyond the city's big sights. Spend some time getting to know the real Athens with an e-bike tour through back streets and hidden gems. Hike to the famous archaeological site of Delphi, marveling at the gorgeous views as you go. Have a private tour to Aegina, hiking up to the impressive temple of Aphaia with your very own personal guide. Hop on a train to Meteora, a UNESCO world heritage site filled with monasteries and hermit caves. And sea kayak your way around the Athenian Riviera, stopping for lunch as you go. Our 5 Day Athens, Delphi, Meteora & Aegina Off the Beaten Track Tour Package leaves with guaranteed departures.

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Journey through the Secrets of Ancient Greece – 9 Day Tour Package

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$950
Per Person
Starts in AthensAvailable Every day (varies seasonally)Visits Athens, Thessaloniki, Epidaurus, Nafplio, Meteora, Aegina, Hydra, Poros & Delphi

Inspired by the enchanting myths and legends, forward-thinking history, and unrivaled ingenuity and architecture, our Journey through the Secrets of Ancient Greece is a 9 Day Tour Package created for anyone as enthralled by the magic of Ancient Greece as we were. Whether you are a history buff, just have a soft spot for myths, legends, and Greek gods, or are looking for an excuse to taste the finest Greek foods and sip on the tastiest ouzo, this one is for you. Like all Tourist Journey tour packages, our Journey through the Secrets of Ancient Greece tour, is led by our crew of hand-picked passionate locals and not run of the mill tour guides. Here that means knowledgable historians, eccentric archaeologists, experienced chefs, and fascinating story-tellers. And the stays are also something to write home about - choose your hotels from our hand-picked selection which includes properties living up to the relics of ancient Greece. Our Journey through the Secrets of Ancient Greece 9 day tour package is available with guaranteed departures throughout the year, and the Tourist Journey promise of an experience full of knowledge, experience, and memories.

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11 Day Greek Nature and Adventure Tour Package

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$1,140
Per Person
Starts in AthensAvailable Every day (varies seasonally)Visits Athens, Aegina, Meteora, Thessaloniki

If you are looking for adventure and nature on mainland Greece, look no further than our 11 Day Greek Nature and Adventure Tour Package. This is an incredible chance to explore the very best Greece has to offer from Athens, Meteora, and Thessaloniki. Glide around the streets of Athens on your very own e-bike tour. Take a private hike up to the temple of Aphaia on the nearby island of Aegina. On your way to Thessaloniki, stop for 2 nights in Kalampaka where you will explore the stunning UNESCO world heritage site of Meteora with its monasteries and incredible views. Finally, from Thessaloniki, you will be treated to two experiences outside the city. One to Pozar with its thermal baths complete with healing properties and one to the unique Kerkini Lake National Park. Our 11 Day Greek Nature and Adventure Tour Package leaves with guaranteed departures.

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