Chania District

A journey through the Cretan cuisine and culture

  • Tour starts : 16:00

  • Duration:      Approximately 6-7 hours

  • Schedule:    Every Monday,Wednesday,Friday

  • Private tour available

  • Follow us to the extraordinary journey through the Cretan flavours and taste the real Cretan way of life. Up in the high peaks of the White Mountains we will prepare with you some traditional and extremely tasty home-made dishes. Using only healthy bio and organic Cretan ingredients like extra-virgin olive oil, fresh vegetables picked from our own garden, local meat, dairy products and the most aromatic herbs.

  • After our magnificent cooking experience we will follow a path into the mountain walking inside the pure nature. Exploring the area, we will see the traditional Cretan shepherds hut called ”Mitato”, we will enter an olive field and see how we harvest the olives and learn more about the flowers and the blooming vegetation. Returning to the house you will taste delicious Cretan wine paired with local cheese and prepare some appetizers like “Ntakos” and “Tzatziki”. The view of the mountain is breathtaking right out of our window. Enjoying the extraordinary wine you will feel just like it’s the heaven on earth! Meanwhile our meal will be ready. We will taste our own dishes, paired with fruity local wine and taste some traditional jar desserts at the end. The healthy and unique Mediterranean diet and the well known Cretan food, has already been revealed in front of your eyes.

  • All the food and taste lovers should join our ECO Events Cretan cooking lessons!


Tour Highlights

  • Introduction and welcome drink

  • Vegetable picking from our own garden

  • Walking up to the mountain paths and exploring nature

  • Cooking lessons in traditional Cretan recipes

  • Taught in the private home kitchen of a local

  • Hear the stories and origins behind each dish

  • Secret rooms will present Crete through the ages

  • Preparing the appetizers and dessert

  • Wine tasting combined with cheese platters in Cretan varieties

  • Savor the freshly made dinner along with good Cretan wine

  • Discovering the secrets of the healthy Mediterranean diet

  • Enjoying the fantastic view of Aegean Sea and the mountain around

  • A nice surprise at the end

  • Guiding by the place owners

63 euros

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