This is a culinary tour in "tastes of Crete", a hands-on journey through Crete’s culinary traditions for food lovers and cooking enthusiasts.
An insight into regional cuisine, a key element of the island’s culture, this creative market to table activity highlights the simple, seasonal foods of Crete.
Friendly and informal, it features a visit to the lively local market, with tastings, followed by hands-on instruction and lunch at a 17th century farmhouse surrounded by organic gardens, just a short drive from Chania. The location has been selected for its character and ambience, which makes for a perfect backdrop. Accompanied by a knowledgeable guide, guests discover how to prepare a number of Cretan dishes under the directions of a local cook.
Those who prefer to take a less active role may choose to just relax and appreciate the atmosphere.
Our fun experience culminates at the table, where together, drinking Cretan wines, we will enjoy the food and the company.
The tour is running from May 10th till September 30th on Tuesdays & Saturdays
Price per person: 120.00 Euros - Children under 15 yrs old can only join a private tour
Included: Transport with deluxe mini coach, English speaking guide, market visit with tastings hands-on cooking class, full lunch with wine, souvenir booklet with recipes cooked
Pick up : from your hotel in / near Chania : 09.00am – 09.30am (depending on location)
Duration : +/- 5 hrs
Group size : min 4 - max 8 participants
On a PRIVATE basis the tour can be organized on any date throughout the season for a min 4 participants. Children under 15 yrs old can only join a private tour.
Cancellation policy :
08 days or more prior to tour : no penalty
07-02 days : 50%
01 day or less : full charge
Please Note :
- In case the specific tour chosen can not materialize because of weather or other conditions beyond our control, clients will be able to reschedule for another day or will be offered a replacement tour. If the options offered are not accepted by clients, the tour is cancelled and is fully refundable.
- We retain the right to cancel a tour in case of non sufficient participation – since we run each tour for a minimum of 4 persons.
Please contact us for pricing and further information