Chania Wine Tasting – A unique experience you’ll love!
- Learn how the stars were employed by the Greeks in mythology and to forecast the approach of the seasons.
- Utilize telescopes to look over the night sky as our resident astronomer points out various planets and constellations.
- Enjoy delectable dishes that have been slowly cooked in conventional ceramic pots.
- Visit a family-run winery in the area for a 4-glass local wine tasting.
- Your trip expenses include a 30% contribution to local, small-scale rural enterprises.
Chania Wine Tasting - A unique experience you'll love! At a Glance
If you love learning about the stars and enjoys good food and wine, then our Chania wine tasting tour is perfect for you! Our resident astronomer will teach you all about the Greek constellations and how they were used in mythology.
You'll also get to use telescopes to take a closer look at the night sky. And of course, no trip to Greece is complete without sampling some delicious local dishes. We'll take you to a family-run winery where you can taste 4 different kinds of wine. Book now and enjoy a unique and unforgettable experience!
Chania Wine Tasting - A unique experience you'll love! In Detail
Greek culture has always embraced wine, and sampling wine in Crete is a wonderful opportunity to get a taste of the island's distinctive cuisine. On this Crete tour, we'll go stargazing and search out constellations and the Milky Way, with our own personal astronomer who will show you how to seek out stars through a telescope and with the naked eye.
This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to see the stars in a way that you have never seen them before. In addition to stargazing, we will also have a tour of the winery, where you will learn about the production and storage of wine. We will then have a tasting of 5 different wines accompanied by delicious Cretan rusks and olives from their garden.
What makes Chania Wine Tasting - A unique experience you'll love! unique?
Wine tastings are a dime a dozen. But, what makes this particular tour special among the other wine tours? For starters, you'll get to learn how the stars were employed by the Greeks in mythology and to forecast the approach of the seasons.
Secondly, you'll enjoy delectable dishes that have been slowly cooked in conventional ceramic pots. Thirdly, the wine tasting takes place in one of Greece's most beautiful regions - Crete. And lastly, you'll be enjoying award-winning wines that are produced by family-owned wineries.
So, if you're looking for a wine tasting experience that's out of this world, then look no further than this wine tasting!
Chania Wine Tasting - A unique experience you'll love! Itinerary
We'll go stargazing and look for constellations and the Milky Way with our very own astronomer, who will demonstrate how to look for stars with both the human eye and a telescope.
We will pick you up from your lodging just after dark and take you to a local winery in the Apokoronas region.
Following our arrival, we are providing the perfect wine tour. Discover the botanical garden, and wine production and storage areas to learn all about wine production and bottling.
After that, sample five different quality wines while enjoying delectable Cretan rusks and olives from their garden. It'll be if not the best, one of the best wine tasting experiences in your life.
Your intergalactic experience will end with a mouthwatering dinner under the stars, slow-cooked in ceramic pots just as Cretans did in ancient times. We’ll dig into authentic Cretan wines and Cretan dishes (both meat and vegetarian options) featuring locally farmed products as we discuss ancient Greek mythology and its connection to the sky above. We’ll finish it all up with a delicious dessert before leading you back to your hotel.
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Things to know before booking
Food Allergies: If you don't have a combination of numerous food allergies, or if you're vegan, we'll work it out. All tours are open to vegetarians.
It's a private tour ( ideal for small group)
Please put on comfortable shoes.
In general, Europe has few dress restrictions and follows similar dress regulations to those in your country. Please be aware, however, that many churches require modest attire; shorts and revealing tops are not allowed.
Although not required, leaving a tip is helpful if you are pleased with the services offered by your neighborhood. Even if it may not be commonplace to you, the people who will look after you in this wine tour while you travel value it highly, it motivates exceptional service, and it is an ingrained aspect of the tourism sector. When planning your additional spending on this tour, kindly keep this in mind.
Our entire workforce is fully immunized.
Departure Point, Traveler pickup is offered. We will pick you up form your Hotel or Cruise Ship. Pick up from Chania hotel is included in the tour price. We can offer pick up/drop off transfer to any other location at an extra charge.
Cancellations more than 2 days before departure will receive a full refund.
Cancellations within this period attract a 100% cancellation fee.