Meteoric views of Agias Varvaras Rousanou monastery and other more distant religious refuges. In the centre the village of Kastraki is just visible. The pinnacle centre-left is popular with climbers.
Agias Triados monastery, James Bond’s target in a 007 movie long, long ago.
The view from Agiou Nikolaou Anapafsa to Kastraki village.
Some monasteries are not that easy to enter. OK, not really, that’s the dangerous-times entrance of Agiou Nikolaou Anapafsa seen from below.
Agiou Nikolaou Anapafsa monastery frescoes by Theophanes Strelizas, one of Meteora’s star attractions.
Beware the dress code that applies in most monasteries.
Agias Varvaras Rousanou monastery seen from Grand Meteora.
These are either relics of tourists who failed to observe Grand Meteora regulations or ancient monks out of their skulls.
Kalambaka town, adjacent to Meteora and offering reasonable small hotels, guest houses and tourist restaurants.