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Kalambaka and Meteors

Description

Year-Round Tourist Destination

 Kalambaka is a small town in Central Greece. The second biggest in Greece River Pineios flows near the town. With the backbone of the main street and several squares decorated with abundant fountains there is the central square – the meeting point for local families. Being very tourist friendly, Kalambaka offers a wide range of bars and restaurants, which are mainly located along the main street. Besides the famous Meteora, the church of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary is another interesting landmark of the town.

A Bit of History

The town is built on the location of the ancient city of Aiginion. The name "Kalabaka" was given to it six or seven centuries ago. It is of Turkish origin and means "powerful fortress".



Hotels
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    Aeolic Star Hotel
    Region:
    Kalambaka  Kalambaka
     Rooms:
     18
    This small hotel, located at the foot of the famous  Meteora rocks, offers  simple   style rooms , internet access,  and a television room. Suitable for  a budget holiday.
    Entire year
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    Alexiou Hotel
    Region:
    Kalambaka  Kalambaka
     Rooms:
     21
    This small, classical   hotel  is  located on the main street of Kalambaka . It offers all modern comforts and a cozy atmosphere. Nearby are  many souvenir shops , taverns and restaurants .
    Entire year
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    Amalia Hotel Kalambaka
    Region:
    Kalambaka  Kalambaka
     Rooms:
     172
    Built in a traditional Greek style, t he hotel offers a choice of comfortable rooms and suites , 2 restaurants, 4 conference rooms , room service , and internet access. Guests  can enjoy the   freshness and coolness of the hotel's pool , admiring the magnificent view of Meteora . The w arm and cozy atmosphere of the hotel  is  complemented with handmade  wooden  deco ...
    Entire year