Do not miss the chance to learn more for one of the most important products of lovely Crete. Honey along with olive oil are probably the flagships of Cretan agro products.
The Cretan honey is an absolutely natural product and it is produced in areas with endemic vegetation. As it is known today, the biome of the island is rich in endemic plants and especially in aromatic plants, offering the Cretan bees their favorite food.
During our workshop, you will visit the local apiary & bee-garden to learn how famous Cretan honey is made. The local honey producer will talk to you about the apiculture of Greece and will inform you on the basics of honey making. You will talk to the honey producer, observe the bees and find our how a bee hive is organized and functions. Sample honey and enjoy lunch at the beekeepers house!
The experience takes place at the bee garden.
€65 per person – (minimum of 4 people)
Private Groups: minimum charge €240 (1-3 People), €65 per person (4 – 15 People)
bee-garden visit, beehive demonstration and a local light lunch and wine, honey sampling and aperitifs with honey and raki. All produce is artisan, local and seasonal.
Transport to and from The Olive Farm
Duration / When:
3 hours (including the meal)
Schedule : Every Friday morning - 11.00 AM
In case schedule does not fit yours please get in touch with us and we will do what we can to set up the activity for you on a different day.
Please contact us for availability and further information when you have some dates in mind to check for availability, along with any other questions you may have.
All e-mails are answered promptly, usually within 24 hours.