Meteora Tourism, Greece
Meteora is a monastery located on top of the sandstone that is natural and it’s amazing the beauty and history of the Monastery is here. There are six monasteries are built on natural sandstone, in the Northwest of the Plain of Thessaly near the Pineios River and Pindus range mountains, in Central Greece. The nearest town is Kalambaka. Meteora is the UNESCO World Heritage list. Here is one of the largest and most important complexes is the Eastern Orthodox monasteries in Greece and second only to Mount Athos. Theopetra caves is about 5 km south of the monastery. Examples of man-made structures found in a prehistoric cave in Central Greece, according to the Ministry of culture of Greece. This structure is a stone wall that blocked two-thirds of the entrance to the cave of Theopetra, near Kalambaka in the north end of the Thessalian sorcerers. And the cave was built around 23,000 years ago, perhaps as a barrier to the wind. Excavated since 1987, famous for paleontologists Theopetra cave and used to live in constantly from the Palaeolithic period.
In the 9th century, a group of ascetic hermit monks moved to the ancient pinnacles. They are the first people to inhabit the Meteora. They lived in hollows and cracks in the stone tower, approximately 550 meters above the plain. And combined with the sheerness of the cliff wall, leading ascetic life was first solitude, meeting only on Sundays and special days to worship and pray in a chapel built at the foot of a rock known as Dhoupiani. As early as the 11th century ascetic Monk A.d. believed to live among the caves and rocks. By 2013, this place is crowded once the tourists from different countries to see the splendor of this monastery and history is here. Every day, many travelers who come here. Because of the beauty of the picturesque Monastery once and stunning views. Hotels here are full of travelers because of the hotels here in complete with facilities suitable for your vacation. If you want to find and eat here there is also a very good restaurant with cuisine. You do not hesitate to come back here. Because in winter and the heat is very well suited to this place. Good luck to come here. And this place is perfect for your family vacation in Meteora. ?