Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Day 12 - Meterora Monasteries

After breakfast, before checkout, paid another visit to the monasteries. Took a closer view at the monastries this round. All the monasteries were amazingly built on the cliffs.
Varlaam Monastery

Roussanou Monastery taken from the foot of the cliff

Varlaam Monastery

Varlaam Monastery with Kalambaka at the base

Roussanou Monastery

Varlaam Monastery with a closer view

Grand Monastery

Varlaam Monastery

Plains of Kalambaka town at the base

Roussanou Monastery taken from a elevated height

Holy Trinity Monastery

Landscape of Meteora - Grand and Varlaam monastries at left

The 4 monasteries - from the highest - Grand Monastery, Varlaam, Rousanno and St Nicholas

holy Trintiy Monastery

Holy Trinity Monastery

Holy Trinity with Kalambaka Town at the base

Holy Trinity Monastery

St Stephen Monastery - the most accessible monastery with no steps to climb

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