Book a Private Wine Tasting Tour & Sacred Paths in Chania.
Book this Private Wine Tasting Tour & Sacred Paths in Chania, Crete, and visit Monasteries & Dourakis Winery.
What you will do and visit on this Private Wine Tasting Tour of the Sacred Paths in Chania in 5 hours?
Monastery of Tzagarolon
A Folklore museum and an ancient library
Select wines from the monastery’s production with meze
Old-style kafeneio with Byzantine interiors
With this Full Day Sacred Paths Wine Tour in Chania, you will be transported to a magical world of wine, monasteries, chapels and scenic villages.
Take the Sacred Paths to wonder!
The tour’s first stop is the historic winery of the Monastery of Tzagarolon, this beautiful monastery is set in the picturesque Akrotiri peninsula of Chania.
The temple features admirable Byzantine architecture, a folklore museum and an ancient library of rarities.
Sample select wines from the monastery’s production while admiring and learning about the wine equipment of the past on display, your tasting will be paired with a small ‘kerasma’ meze offering.
Enjoy a picturesque drive to the family-owned Dourakis Winery in Apokoronas to learn about viticulture and the winemaking process and taste their wine.
The next stop is to a well-hidden old-style kafeneio, and just across from it is the last ‘sacred’ stop to meet the key holder of a ‘treasured’ chapel to explore its beautifully painted Byzantine art interiors.