Description

AOriginal Cretan Taste tour is not a tour, it is an adventure of taste and hospitality of Original Cretan Life. What a better way to start your day with making some Greek recipes which you will taste later at your lunch. Our tour continues to Psychro village with ceramics where you can try to make them and get a treat of traditional raki.

Next stop will be at the traditional village Kaminaki which is worth seeing and walk through the old paved alleys with the hand painted walls and reach the medani (village square) with the traditional bakaliko(grocery store) since 1945 and treated with raki, mezedes and have the chance to see a “kazani”(boiler) where raki is made. Continuing our walk we reach the fountain. Do you believe in fairies and myths, well there is one for this fount which you will hear. Our next stop is the church of Agia Paraskeui built in 1820 with a handmade temple from 1904 and her story.

Our very interesting day goes on by bus and takes us to the village of Saint George where we pay a visit to two folklore museums. One of them shows us Greek clothes over 100 years old. Next is the museum of windmills and their story. Last stop is at a traditional cheese dairy where famous feta and graviera and other kind of cheese are made and try their unique taste and buy as well. Then we will stop for lunch, where you will taste traditional homemade Cretan recipes and fresh made bread .

Our last stop will be at an olive oil factory, taste the famous Cretan Olive oil and see how it is extracted from olives and see olive oil products. Our day reached the end. How can you forget such full day of Cretan experiences?

Type of excursion: Tradition - Landscape – Half Day
Should take: Comfortable shoes, Hat, Sun protection, Camera
Return to hotels: 16:00 – 17:00
Entrance fees not included