Traditional villages of Crete © Traditional villages of Crete

Explore and taste the 7 villages of Apokoronas

    This tour offers a unique, off-the-beaten-path perspective on Crete and its beautiful villages.

    Accompanied by a professional country guide, you will explore the picturesque Apokoronas region and tour in private its 7 villages. Your adventure starts with a visit to an olive oil factory, offering insights into Crete’s liquid gold – its olive oil production process.

    olive oil extraction
    olive oil extraction

    Next, you will explore the historic St. George Monastery in the Karydi Village, and the nearby Folklore Museum, providing a glimpse into the past lives of the locals. You will walk amidst beautiful natural landscapes and nature trails between the charming villages, offering a serene and immersive experience.

    Saint George Monastery, Karydi Village, Apokoronas
    Saint George Monastery, Karydi Village, Apokoronas
    copyright: Orthodox Crete

    The ending line of your tour will bring you to an eco-friendly location for a Cretan cooking class, where you and your family will gather vegetables and herbs to create a delicious local recipe under the guidance of a skilled teacher.

    cooking lesson in Crete
    cooking lesson in Crete

    It’s the perfect ending to an amazing journey through the Cretan landscape and stunning villages!

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    Kids will love

    • exploring new places
    • having fun while cooking
    • meeting other kids in the villages

    Parents will love

    • the unique glimpse into the locals’ everyday life
    • the Cretan nature, beaming with life and color
    • visiting the old monastery of Saint George
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    Best season to visit

    • summer
    • autumn
    • winter
    • spring
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