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An exclusive safari tour to Manousakis Winery & Vineyards for a unique wine tasting experience where you see hands on, from start to finish how wine is made... and then enjoyed!

This tour can be accompanied by a simple tasting, cheese platter or even a light lunch depending on what you want.

The Safari Tour

Starting our day trip Safari for a unique wine experience we visit the hill of Vatolakos where Manousakis vineyards are, through an exciting off road route up to the top of the hill in 660 meters altitude! This magnificent location, with a panoramic view of the north part of Crete accompanied with the natural environment, the vineyards and the fresh air retaliates with the best feeling ever.

We continue our tour, visiting the Manousakis Winery for an expert guided tour. Starting from the traditional old family residence of the Manousakis family we continue with a nice walk to the beautiful garden of the old and new  winery.

At the production facility you will learn about the wine making process and visit the cellar, where the wines are kept and aged, as well as the bottling line.

A wine tasting with all available wines accompanied either by local treats, a cheese platter or light lunch will conclude this unique experience.

The Safari Tour Includes

- Hotel pick up and drop off.
- Guided off road tour in at the vineyards.
- Entrance fees to the winery for the guided tour, simple tasting, cheese platter or even a light or full lunch depending on your request.
- Liability insurance
- Local taxes and fees

Not Included 

- Gratuities (optional)
- Any products will be bought from the winery

Prices

1st Tour : Vineyard Tour with Simple Tasting

Offered Monday-Sunday 10:00-18:00
Adults Price : 55.00 €
Children Price: 47.00 €

This tour includes:

- A tour of both new and old wineries as well as the winery grounds
- A presentation and explanation of the wine making process
- A tasting of 5 different wines (type of wine is dependent on availability and is subject to change) paired with local Cretan rusks, olive oil and sea salt
- Free admission to art exhibition held in old family home

2nd Tour : Vineyard Tour with Cheese Platter

Offered Monday-Sunday 10:00-18:00
Adults Price : 69.00 €
Children Price: 55.00 €

This tour includes:

- A tour of both our new and old wineries as well as the winery grounds
- A presentation and explanation of the wine making process
- A tasting of 5 different wines (type of wine is dependent on availability and is subject to change) paired with local Cretan rusks, olive oil and sea salt
- A cheese platter consisting of: Graviera, Mizithra, Anthotiros, Cretan Rusks o Nuts, Dried fruit
- The cheese platter is accompanied by up to one (1) additional glass of wine of the guests’ choice
- Free admission to art exhibition held in old family home

3rd Tour : Vineyard Tour with Light Lunch

Offered Tuesday-Sunday 10:00-18:00
Adults Price : 79.00 €
Children Price: 65.00 €

This tour includes:

- A tour of both our new and old wineries as well as the winery grounds
- A presentation and explanation of the wine making process
- A tasting of 5 different wines (type of wine is dependent on availability and is subject to change) paired with local Cretan rusks, olive oil and sea salt
- A light lunch consisting of Cretan specialties: Apaki (Cretan smoked pork), Kalitsounia (Cretan cheese and spinach pies), Dolmadakia (stuffed grape leaves), Feta cheese wrapped in eggplant, Greek yogurt, Potatoes fried in Olive Oil
- The light lunch is accompanied by any two (2) glasses of wine of the guests’ choice
- Free admission to art exhibition held in old family home

4th Tour : Vineyard Tour with Full Lunch

Offered Tuesday-Sunday 10:00-18:00
Adults Price : 87.00 €
Children Price: 69.00 €

This tour includes:

- A tour of both our new and old wineries as well as the winery grounds
- A presentation and explanation of the wine making process
- A tasting of 5 different wines (type of wine is dependent on availability and is subject to change) paired with local Cretan rusks, olive oil and sea salt
- A fully catered meal consisting of Cretan specialties specially paired with our wines.
- As many additional glasses of wine as the guest wants (unlimited) with his/her meal

(This menu changes depending on the season so as to ensure the highest quality, freshest foods for all of our guests.)

Notes

- Ideal for everyone, youth groups, single or couple participants.
- The trip is not recommended for children under 4 years old.
- The wine tasting is not available for children under 18 years old.

Time Table

Available daily all year round and reservations are made only on request.
The duration of the tour can last from two and a half hours up to 4 and half hours depending on your tour option.

Book

For more info and reservations please contact us: reservations@cretetravel.com

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