One of the most alluring and scenic landscapes in Greece. Zagori, a region and municipality in the Pindus mountains in Epirus, in northwestern Greece.
Take the unique opportunity to explore, learn about and capture stunning photos of the Zagori and Vikos Gorge. This is a tour of a lifetime, allowing you a full day to cover one of the most incredible natural landscapes that Greece has to offer.
If our journey start from Meteora, we will make a brief stop in Ioannina City and then will be on our way to the mountainous region of Epirus. If your accommodation is at Ioannina or near to Zagori area ,we will pick you up from your hotel.
Zagori is an area that contains 46 stone villages known as the Zagori villages with striking views of the high peaks of the Pindos Mountains. At the heart of the Vikos–Aoös National Park, the Vikos Gorge or Vikos Canyon is the most impressive and famous natural monument of Zagori, and distinguished as the deepest gorge in the world, with glittering, crystal rivers and green picturesque mountains. We will visit some of the villages, most notably Great Papigo Village.
We will spend our time in the most iconic spots of Zagori, shooting many of the old stone bridges. This will be another unforgettable day for the nature lover to discover and capture this breathtaking and well preserved part of Greece.
We will begin the tour at a convenient time, ensuring we include all areas of interest.
We will take a lunch break to dine in a traditional Greek tavern. The duration of the tour will be about 9 to12 hours. Make sure to dress comfortably.
Recommended for photographers or couples who want private photography tour.
|1 participant | 9 to 12 hours||2 participants | 9 to 12 hours||3 participants | 9 to 12 hours|
|⇑ Private Tour only for you||⇑ Hotel pick up and drop off||⇓ Accommodations|
|⇑ Enough time to explore and photograph||⇑ Entrance fees||⇓ Transportation from Athens (upon request)|
|⇑ Learn tips and techniques||⇑ Refreshments|
|⇑ Photograph a hidden tresure of Greece||⇑ Snacks|
|⇑ Lunch or dinner with locals||⇑ Souvenir|
|⇑ Meal prices|
Our tours are suitable all levels, from amateur to professional photographers. The tour is led by Christos and Konstantina, professional photographers and Meteora locals. There will be discussions and tips on composition, different angles, technical aspects and everyday usage of your camera and some historical facts about the area of Meteora.
The tour will be conducted by vehicle combined with easy paced walking and small to medium elevation changes along the way. There will be some walking on uneven routes so make sure you wear appropriate shoes.
It is recommended that you bring a tripod, or ask us to bring one for you!
Don’t worry. We are able to teach you tips and tricks on your compact camer, smart phone, ipad or tablet too.
It is recommended to use wide angle and telephoto lenses when shooting the Meteora area. You can use ploarizer or ND filters to enhance images of rivers and waterfalls (depending on the season). These are recommended for Plastiras Lake and Zagori mountain tours.
Yes you can! We are able to do the tour using smartphone, iphone - ipad or tablet too.
In case of heavy rain we can reschedule for the next day or we can cancel the tour and give you a refund. If the rain starts and stops or it is a just a drizzle we will use umbrellas or take a coffee break and continue when the rain subsides. Keep in mind that sometimes in the art of photography unstable weather can give us opportunities for the best photos.
If a child is in your group please send us an email or give us a call for special price and accommodations.
You can extend this tour, visit and photograph more places! Check out our Plastiras Lake Photo Tour giving you more time to explore and photograph additional areas in Meteora and surrounding areas at a 10% discounted rate.