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Sacred Paths of Chania: Wine Tasting Tour in Crete

Sacred Paths of Chania: Wine Tasting Tour in Crete. Visit multiples places in one tour, a monastery, winery, and traditional family-owned kafeneio and learn about Cretan wines in depth from a WSET diploma level sommelier. BOOK ONLINE THIS TOUR TRIPATRICKS

3 hour  /   Easy

Visit multiples places in one tour, a monastery, winery, and traditional family-owned kafeneio and learn about Cretan wines in depth from a WSET diploma level sommelier.

Sacred Paths of Chania: Wine Tasting Tour in Crete. Visit multiples places in one tour, a monastery, winery, and traditional family-owned kafeneio and learn about Cretan wines in depth from a WSET diploma level sommelier. BOOK ONLINE THIS TOUR - TRIPATRICKS

Itinerary

This is a typical itinerary for this product
Stop At: Holy Trinity Monastery (Agia Triada), Akrotiri, Chania Prefecture, Crete
The tour’s first stop is the winery of the Monastery of Tzagarolon, this beautiful monastery is set in the picturesque Akrotiri peninsula of Chania. The temple features beautiful Byzantine architecture, a museum and an ancient library of rarities. We’ll be sampling select wines from the monastery’s production while we admire and learn about the wine equipment of the past on display. 


Duration: 1 hour


Stop At: Winery Dourakis, Alikampos, Chania Prefecture, Crete
From there we’ll head to the Dourakis Winery in Apokoronas to learn about viticulture and the winemaking process as we taste their wine.  

Duration: 1 hour


Stop At: Apokoronas
Our last stop is a visit to a small family-owned kafeneio for traditional meze and Cretan tsikoudia.

Duration: 1 hour

Sacred Paths of Chania: Wine Tasting Tour in Crete. Visit multiples places in one tour, a monastery, winery, and traditional family-owned kafeneio and learn about Cretan wines in depth from a WSET diploma level sommelier. BOOK ONLINE THIS TOUR - TRIPATRICKS 

Description 

Visit multiples places in one tour, a monastery, winery, and traditional family-owned kafeneio and learn about Cretan wines in depth from a WSET diploma level sommelier.

Sacred Paths of Chania: Wine Tasting Tour in Crete. Visit multiples places in one tour, a monastery, winery, and traditional family-owned kafeneio and learn about Cretan wines in depth from a WSET diploma level sommelier. BOOK ONLINE THIS TOUR - TRIPATRICKS 

What's included?

Lunch - Traditional Greek/Cretan Meze lunch Alcoholic Beverages - 12 wines to be tasted along with Cretan tsikoudia WiFi on board Bottled water Visit the monastery of Agia Triada Visit a local winery Visit a local small family owned kafeneio Entry/Admission - Holy Trinity Monastery (Agia Triada) Entry/Admission - Winery Dourakis Entry/Admission - Apokoronas

Sacred Paths of Chania: Wine Tasting Tour in Crete. Visit multiples places in one tour, a monastery, winery, and traditional family-owned kafeneio and learn about Cretan wines in depth from a WSET diploma level sommelier. BOOK ONLINE THIS TOUR - TRIPATRICKS

Please note

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking

  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel

  • Not wheelchair accessible

  • Infants must sit on laps

  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers

  • Most travelers can participate

  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund

  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund

  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers

  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

 

BOOK ONLINE THIS TOUR 

Sacred Paths of Chania: Wine Tasting Tour in Crete. Visit multiples places in one tour, a monastery, winery, and traditional family-owned kafeneio and learn about Cretan wines in depth from a WSET diploma level sommelier. BOOK ONLINE THIS TOUR - TRIPATRICKS

    Wine for Breakfast tour in Rethymnon, Crete

    Wine for Breakfast tour in Rethymnon Crete. A unique pairing of wine and breakfast handcrafted to healthy and delicious perfection at Kourkoulos winery in Amari. Enjoy a wine breakfast from local producers. Learn about indigenous grape variety Liatiko

    Itinerary

    This is a typical itinerary for this product

     

    Stop At: Kourkoulou winery

     

    This Wine Escape begins with a visit to the Kourkoulos winery in Amari to enjoy a wine breakfast from local producers while tasting the full range of Kourkoulos wines. Polyxeni will tell us about the promising and graceful indigenous grape variety, ‘Liatiko’ and the art of winemaking.

    We can then have a stroll in the vineyards to learn more about viticulture. 

     

    Duration: 2 hours

    Wine for Breakfast tour in Rethymnon Crete. A unique pairing of wine and breakfast handcrafted to hearty, healthy and delicious perfection at Kourkoulos winery in Amari. Enjoy a wine breakfast from local producers. Learn about indigenous grape variety Liatiko and the art of winemaking. BOOK ONLINE THIS TOUR TRIPATRICKS

    Wine for Breakfast tour in Rethymnon Crete. A unique pairing of wine and breakfast handcrafted to hearty, healthy and delicious perfection at Kourkoulos winery in Amari. Enjoy a wine breakfast from local producers. Learn about indigenous grape variety Liatiko and the art of winemaking. BOOK ONLINE THIS TOUR TRIPATRICKS

    Wine for Breakfast tour in Rethymnon Crete. A unique pairing of wine and breakfast handcrafted to hearty, healthy and delicious perfection at Kourkoulos winery in Amari. Enjoy a wine breakfast from local producers. Learn about indigenous grape variety Liatiko and the art of winemaking. BOOK ONLINE THIS TOUR TRIPATRICKS

    Wine for Breakfast tour in Rethymnon Crete. A unique pairing of wine and breakfast handcrafted to hearty, healthy and delicious perfection at Kourkoulos winery in Amari. Enjoy a wine breakfast from local producers. Learn about indigenous grape variety Liatiko and the art of winemaking. BOOK ONLINE THIS TOUR TRIPATRICKS

    Stop At: St. Anthony Gorge (Gorge of Patsos), Patsos, Rethymnon Prefecture, Crete

     

    On the drive back we visit the Saint Antonio's gorge and its hidden cave church, devoted to the Saint with the same name.

     

    Duration: 1 hour

    Wine for Breakfast tour in Rethymnon Crete. A unique pairing of wine and breakfast handcrafted to hearty, healthy and delicious perfection at Kourkoulos winery in Amari. Enjoy a wine breakfast from local producers. Learn about indigenous grape variety Liatiko and the art of winemaking. BOOK ONLINE THIS TOUR TRIPATRICKS

    Wine for Breakfast tour in Rethymnon Crete. A unique pairing of wine and breakfast handcrafted to hearty, healthy and delicious perfection at Kourkoulos winery in Amari. Enjoy a wine breakfast from local producers. Learn about indigenous grape variety Liatiko and the art of winemaking. BOOK ONLINE THIS TOUR TRIPATRICKS

    Wine for Breakfast tour in Rethymnon Crete. A unique pairing of wine and breakfast handcrafted to hearty, healthy and delicious perfection at Kourkoulos winery in Amari. Enjoy a wine breakfast from local producers. Learn about indigenous grape variety Liatiko and the art of winemaking. BOOK ONLINE THIS TOUR TRIPATRICKS

    Description 

    A unique pairing of wine and breakfast handcrafted to hearty, healthy and delicious perfection. All dishes are handmade with care by a local ceramist from natural clay.

     

    What's included?

    Alcoholic Beverages - Tasting of 4-6 wines

    Breakfast - Cretan breakfast fresh and healthy

    WiFi on board

    Entry/Admission - Kourkoulou winery

    Entry/Admission - St. Anthony Gorge (Gorge of Patsos)

     

    Please note

    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking

    • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel

    • Not wheelchair accessible

    • Infants must sit on laps

    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers

    • Most travelers can participate

    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund

    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund

    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers

    • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

     

    BOOK ONLINE THIS TOUR 

    Wine for Breakfast tour in Rethymnon Crete. A unique pairing of wine and breakfast handcrafted to hearty, healthy and delicious perfection at Kourkoulos winery in Amari. Enjoy a wine breakfast from local producers. Learn about indigenous grape variety Liatiko and the art of winemaking. BOOK ONLINE THIS TOUR TRIPATRICKS

    Wine and Art Tasting Tour in Chania, Crete

    Wine and Art Tasting in Chania, Crete. Meet a world exhibiting local artist and ceramist in his inspiring garden and atelier, combined with sightseeing in Chania's wine region and winery visit. BOOK ONLINE THIS TOUR NOW - TRIPATRICKS

    5 hour  /   Easy

    Meet a world exhibiting local artist and ceramist in his inspiring garden and atelier, combined with sightseeing in Chania's wine region and winery visit.

    Wine and Art Tasting in Chania, Crete. Meet a world exhibiting local artist and ceramist in his inspiring garden and atelier, combined with sightseeing in Chania's wine region and winery visit. BOOK ONLINE THIS TOUR NOW - TRIPATRICKS

    Itinerary

    This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Winery Dourakis, Alikampos, Chania Prefecture, Crete

    We start our experience by visiting Dourakis winery in the Apokoronas region of Chania where we enjoy five wines, explore the Dourakis wine cellar and learn about winemaking.

    Duration: 2 hours

    Wine and Art Tasting in Chania, Crete. Meet a world exhibiting local artist and ceramist in his inspiring garden and atelier, combined with sightseeing in Chania's wine region and winery visit. BOOK ONLINE THIS TOUR NOW - TRIPATRICKS

    Wine and Art Tasting in Chania, Crete. Meet a world exhibiting local artist and ceramist in his inspiring garden and atelier, combined with sightseeing in Chania's wine region and winery visit. BOOK ONLINE THIS TOUR NOW - TRIPATRICKS

    Wine and Art Tasting in Chania, Crete. Meet a world exhibiting local artist and ceramist in his inspiring garden and atelier, combined with sightseeing in Chania's wine region and winery visit. BOOK ONLINE THIS TOUR NOW - TRIPATRICKS

    Wine and Art Tasting in Chania, Crete. Meet a world exhibiting local artist and ceramist in his inspiring garden and atelier, combined with sightseeing in Chania's wine region and winery visit. BOOK ONLINE THIS TOUR NOW - TRIPATRICKS

    Wine and Art Tasting in Chania, Crete. Meet a world exhibiting local artist and ceramist in his inspiring garden and atelier, combined with sightseeing in Chania's wine region and winery visit. BOOK ONLINE THIS TOUR NOW - TRIPATRICKS

    Wine and Art Tasting in Chania, Crete. Meet a world exhibiting local artist and ceramist in his inspiring garden and atelier, combined with sightseeing in Chania's wine region and winery visit. BOOK ONLINE THIS TOUR NOW - TRIPATRICKS

    Stop At: Apokoronas

    Next, we drive to the nearby village of Paidochori to meet a renowned Greek ceramist, Manousos Chalkiadakis. Manousos will exclusively open his home and atelier for us to taste five wines from indigenous Cretan grape varieties from different winemakers and wine regions.

    Duration: 3 hours

    Wine and Art Tasting in Chania, Crete. Meet a world exhibiting local artist and ceramist in his inspiring garden and atelier, combined with sightseeing in Chania's wine region and winery visit. BOOK ONLINE THIS TOUR NOW - TRIPATRICKS

    Description 

    Meet a world exhibiting local artist and ceramist in his inspiring garden and atelier, combined with sightseeing in Chania's wine region and winery visit.

     

    What's included?

    Lunch - Greek Meze style

    Alcoholic Beverages - 10 wines to be tasted

    All Fees and Taxes

    Entry/Admission - Winery Dourakis

    Entry/Admission - Apokoronas

     

    Please note

    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking

    • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel

    • Not wheelchair accessible

    • Infants must sit on laps

    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems

    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers

    • Most travelers can participate

    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund

    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund

    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers

    • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

     

    BOOK ONLINE THIS TOUR 

    Wine and Art Tasting in Chania, Crete. Meet a world exhibiting local artist and ceramist in his inspiring garden and atelier, combined with sightseeing in Chania's wine region and winery visit. BOOK ONLINE THIS TOUR NOW - TRIPATRICKS

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