Let's discover where The Beautiful Crete starts and the dream becomes true..
Panoramic, tasting and gastronomic tour, Olive oil culture, picturesque villages & unmatched beautiful views!
Olive Oil is something very important in Cretan culture! You can not imagine Crete without it. .
You will visit family Olive Oil factory and have a tour through the centuries of olive Oil tradition in Crete, as well as you will taste different Olive Oil, Olives and Other Traditional Natural Cretan Products
The most beautiful panoramic views of the popular & richest cities of Eastern Crete are waiting for You & your camera. .
We are gonna to pass famous Spinalonga island - venetian fortress, fishing village Plaka and Elounda city
Also we will admire the picturesque town of Agios Nikolaos - the city of Saint Nicholas and the bottomless lake, where, according to the myth, the goddess Aphrodite was swimming
**You need for excursion comfortable shoes, sunglasses, a charged camera with free memory, umbrella during a winter season
We will pass through the picturesque villages, look at the ancient old churches
We will stop in the St. George gorge, where you will visit the functioning orthodox monastery and hear its legend
Then we will visit traditional bakery and a pastry shop, where you will discover Greek pastries, breads and taste a traditional ancient handmade drink from almond - Sumada
We also can visit the Factory of natural olive cosmetics, based on olive oil, herbs, essential oils and other gifts of Crete. Here you will not only appreciate the range, but you can also buy high-quality products, as well as learn the ancient traditions and secrets of the cosmetics manufacture
If desired, we can wander through the old narrow stone streets, look inside to the colorful courtyards, a variety of workshops and shops, as well as snack in a traditional tavern in the shade of Plane-tree
If You have a specific itinerary please send me a message and the tour can be customized to uniquer for You!
Meeting Point + Tour Duration
Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building, Suggested by Guide: We can start a tour(for FULL DAY TOUR) in Heraklion city, or in the other city of Crete upon request
Duration: 5 hours
HALF DAY TOUR DURATION(Shore Excursion) - 5 hours
SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: If You have a specific itinerary please contact me: tour can be customized to unique for You!
This is unforgettable walking-driving tour in Crete where a modern, comfortable, clean vehicle with air conditioning, for 7 passengers at your disposal
EXTRA ADDITIONALLY: Transport for more participants is available under request for extra charge
- Guiding Services
- Private Transportation
Estimated Local Cash Needed
25 Eur - Souvenirs in a shops and other gifts from the island
- Personal Expenses
- Food, Drinks, Snacks
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We had a fabulous tour with Anna focused around food and wine. She took us to a an olive oil factory, a vineyard, and a walk around Heraklion so we could see how the locals live with a stops for an espresso and local desserts at a famous place, then on to a fabulous delicatessen where they were waiting for us with loads of Cretan treats from cheeses to wines. Anna was beyond knowledgeable, a joy to spend the day with. I highly recommend Anna especially if you are a foodie! Perfect day!!