The stone forest
The stone forest
Meteora is from the biggest and most important group of monasteries in Greece after those in Mount Athos. We can locate the first traces of their history from 11th c. when the first hermits settled there. The rock monasteries have been characterized by Unesco as a unique phenomenon of cultural heritage and they form one of the most important stations of cultural map of Greece.

The most important monasteries of Meteora are:

- The Holy Monastery of Great Meteoron. It is the biggest ...
visit the archaeological site
See also
Other monuments of the archaeological site
Monastery of the Great Meteoron
Monastery of Rousanou at Meteora
Varlaam Monastery at Meteora
Monastery of Agios Nikolaos Anapafsa at Meteora
Monastery of Ypapanti (Presentation of the Virgin) at Meteora
Monastery of Agios Stephanos at Meteora