Enjoy a private wine tasting with 15 wines, visit a gourmet restaurant and enjoy a olive oil tasting. Discover real Cretan tastes and gastronomy in a friendly atmosphere of maximum 8 people.
What to Expect
This Oenotourism activity is perfect for the wine lover however it is not necessary to be a wine expert to appreciate and enjoy the day! In a small and friendly group with a maximum of 9 people you have the opportunity to discover and learn about the land, vines, gastronomy and most importantly the local products such as olive oil, cheese and more. During this private day tour, you will be accompanied by a former journalist and restaurant chef (French and English speaking).
You are taken to the best winemakers of the winelands of central Crete. The region of Archanes and Peza, where wine was born in Crete. During this tour, you will meet two winemakers who will guide you trough their winery and domain. Then, after a wine presentation, you will experience a unique private 15 different wines tasting!
Crete is the island of olive oil. Here you can find some of the best olive oils in the world. You enjoy a sensational olive oil tasting in a small family domain where people care about olives. You will also be able to make a round in the domain to learn more about the olive oil traditional process. For who want to discover the other side of Cretan cooking, you meet selected creative chefs for a gourmet lunch. No less than a four services lunch in one of the best restaurant in this vineyards area. Prepare yourself to be dazzled by Cretan chef’s talent.
- Wine and water during lunch
- Entrances and fees for products tastings
- Pick up from hotel and transfer
Know Before You Go
• Please contact the operator at least 48 hours before tour for specifics needs for lunch (dietary, vegetarian, etc.)
• Tour only available in Heraklion area