A road between Meteora and Kastraki, Greece. Meteora, Greece is most famous for its stunning monasteries perched high on precarious rock formations. However, if you’re not confined by cheesy, timed bus tours, the area is also great for hiking. I can’t tell you much about the rock formations as I don’t know too much about them or geology. The Wikipedia article below makes it clear to me that they are not formed from volcanos, which would have been my guess. For more information, read below!