Day trip

Laconia: Olive Oil and Wine Tasting on an Organic Farm

Laconia: Olive Oil and Wine Tasting on an Organic Farm

From US$ 475.59 per person

Visit an organic farm, discover the sustainable farming practices and experience the beauty that this land has to offer. You can find out the story and the people behind this great idea, and participate in a unique olive oil and wine seminar.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
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Duration 7 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Greek
Pickup included
Pickup is only available from central Kalamata accommodations.
Wheelchair accessible
Small group
Limited to 12 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Visit an organic farm that produces olive oil and wine
  • Enjoy a guided tour around the facilities of the farm
  • Take a majestic stroll through the vineyards and olive groves
  • Discover the rich taste and texture of fresh, extra virgin olive oil and the Greek olive varieties
  • Discover varieties unknown outside of Greece and get to taste 5 different labels of the farm's organic wines
  • Find out all about the sustainable farming methods and techniques at Eumelia
  • Discover the history and the mentality behind organic farming
Full description
Your tour will begin with a guided tour around the facilities of the farm throughout which you will find out all about the sustainable farming methods and techniques. Following that, take a majestic stroll through the vineyards and olive groves. Some of the olive trees have been standing on this land for more than 500 years, and you’ll also discover the history and the mentality behind organic farming. It will then be time to discover the rich taste and texture of fresh, extra virgin olive oil and the Greek olive varieties. This unique olive oil experience will teach you how to distinguish among the various olive oil varieties, as well as how to choose the best one for your cooking or dinner table. You’ll also receive tips from the resident experts on how to best store your olive oil. Next up you’ll get to taste 5 different labels of organic wines: Agiorgitiko, Avgoustiatis, Athyri, Kydonitsa, and Moschofilero. Your wine sommelier will guide you through the whole experience and introduce to you to the magnificent world of organic wines. This is a fantastic opportunity to discover varieties unknown outside of Greece, allowing you to embark on a beautiful journey through the unique Greek terroir.
Includes
  • Transfer by mini bus
  • Hotel pick up and drop-off of all hotels within Kalamata city
  • Mini lunch or lunch/local drinks
  • English-speaking tour guide
  • Wi-Fi
  • Bottle of water for each person
  • Public liability insurance
  • All taxes
  • Entrance to the Museum of the Olive and Greek Olive Oil, 4€ per person
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You must fill out a travel information form

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What to bring

  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Comfortable clothes

Know before you go

  • The tour of the vineyards is only available May to September
  • The tours are available all year round for the main tour, excluding Sundays and official holidays
  • You may participate in extra activities, time permitting (such as a visit to the Museum of the Olive and Greek Olive Oil)
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Product ID: 286040