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Meteora is located right in the heart of Greece, with its mystical and mythical rock formations proving alluring to many visitors each year. Rock climbing around here is a truly special experience.

Meteora is a spectacular rock formation in Central Greece, with its pillars shooting up in to the sky above the tranquil Greek countryside, looming large over the lush green vegetation and creating a striking scene. It is also a UNESCO World Heritage Listed site. Rock climbing around Meteora is a memorable experience, with absolutely jaw-dropping and breath-taking views on every climb. Take a pick from our selection of rock climbing trips in Meteora, and prepare to be wowed!    

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FAQs: Rock Climbing in Meteora

What should I know about Rock Climbing Meteora?

Some of the rock climbing can be difficult, so being in good physical shape beforehand will be beneficial to your enjoyment of the activity.

The way of life in the Greek countryside retains many historic customs, traditions and cultures, and is much slower-paced than city life. Try and learn and understand a bit more about these cultures whilst visiting.

Why should I choose Meteora for my Rock Climbing adventure?

Unique Sight

Not only is Meteora unique for the odd shape of its pillars and rock formations, but perched upon each one of these is a monastery. There are 6 in total, with nobody quite knowing how or why they were established there. There were previously many more in the area, and this historical quirk has led to many people visiting to catch a glimpse of their strange locations.

Stunning Views

Meteora contains some of the most superb and beautiful views out over the Greek countryside, with the sheer height of the rock formations allowing one to admire the lush green vegetation that stretches far out in to the distance. Rock climbing on the pillars enables everyone to take in these special panoramas.

Rock Climbing Playground

There is a wide variety of rock climbing routes and trails available at Meteora, with each catering to people of all levels of ability, from beginner to expert. Single pitched and top rope climbing are popular options, with more than 500 single and multi-pitch routes! You will never be bored of rock climbing here.

What can I expect from the weather during my Rock Climbing trip in Meteora?

Warm Summer, with temperatures averaging 24-27 degrees celsius, and relatively cool Winters, with temperatures averaging 8-10 degrees celsius.

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How can I get to Meteora?

Fly to either Athens or Thessaloniki, and then either train, bus or car from there.

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When is the best time to travel to Meteora for Rock Climbing?

April-October, when the weather is warmest and conditions driest.

What people are saying about Rock Climbing | Meteora



The climbing tour was a very nice experience. We discussed beforehand what difficulty we wanted to climb and our expectations were met. The guide is very professional and we were even picked up directly from the hotel.



I had a great day with Iraklis. We did Pillar of Dreams and he definitely knew the route. I felt safe the entire time and would climb with Iraklis again if I’m ever fortunate enough to make it back in the area. Meteora is amazing and well worth the trip

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