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Traditional Cooking Class - Cook with Cretan Vibes Family
You'll prepare 4 different Cretan family’s recipes in an outdoor cooking space. You'll cook with pure and natural ingredients from our farm. You'll learn cooking techniques from mama Stella, our specialist in traditional Cretan cuisine. All the equipment and your personal apron will be provided by us. It's a 100% hands-on cooking experience! Local homemade refreshments and water will provided, too. In the end of the cooking experience, you will enjoy your own creations with some of local wine. Moreover, the leftovers will be packed and you can take them with you! The event will last approximately 3.5 hours and it will take place in our farm. We will cook in an open cooking space between two big olive trees, under a wooden roof! So, no worries at all about the sun. Furthermore, you'll receive all recipes and photographs from your experience via email. All in all, we would love to welcome you in our farm & be part of our family. Love to become a Cretan chef yourself having a unique cooking experience all together and sharing authentic Cretan flavors! Other things to note Please let us know of any dietary requirements or food allergies at the time of booking and we will prepare all the necessary changes in your menu. For safety reasons, children (under 18 years old) must be accompanied by an adult. Minimum drinking age is 18 years old
Wine Tasting of The Cretan Vinyard
Enjoy a Wine Tasting Experience on an island with over 11 local varieties of grape wines that slowly gain international attention. Crete can only be a small little gem for wine lovers and enthusiasts. With this program, we offer visitors the opportunity to find out more about Cretan winemaking, local varieties and the long traditions that make the bond between the Cretans and their wine inseparable. Together we make a wine tasting journey in several wineries of Crete in just one spot and explore the depth of flavor the Cretan Terroir has to offer. We will taste 5 wines based on local varieties and local winemakers. Together with your wine you will have the opportunity to taste different products from Crete in the form of cold dishes so you gain a better understanding of the food culture in Crete. Wine Tasting In Highlights - Introduction to the Wines of Crete - The Cretan Terroir and its varieties - Wine Tasting of 4 Local Wines
⭐Ecobike tour in historic Heraklion⭐
In a small group, we will explore two different things: the historic city center of Heraklion and vibrant and creative everyday life of Cretan people. As we ride, I will tell you lots of legends and stories about the characters who have shaped Heraklion City. This ride is for you if: ✦ You want to see the historic neighborhoods where people have lived and worked for centuries ✦ Sitting on a tour bus is too passive ✦ You prefer to go off the beaten path and see the alternative sights of Heraklion ✦ You want to engage with a real Cretan guy, who can give you honest opinions on all aspects of cretan life, tradition and culture. ✦ You want to see most of the city in one day. You will ride my personal collection of electric bikes (pedal-free), which are fully certified and insured. We'll move around some of my favorite neighborhood spots and we can do that because.. we ride bikes!! Other things to note Min Height 1.50cm 225lb/103 kg weight limit per bike Max per group 6 persons. So the places are limited! For up to 6 just contact me! Guests just need how to ride a bike Weather Cancellation: If there's rain or other, all tours will be cancelled - guests may reschedule for the next day if there are available
Sticky Tours: Be a Cretan Bee Keeper
• Learn about the incredible life of our most important pollinator and history of beekeeping. • Learn how honeybees make this liquid gold: we call honey, how nectar source determines a honey's color, aroma and flavor and how honey is harvested and extracted from the hive. • Work with us and meet the bees in their natural environment. (Yes, that means an opportunity to suit-up in beekeepers suit and watch the bees up-close). • Hold a frame of bees and try to spot the queen with us. • Call yourself “Honey Sommelier” by trying all of our delicious one-of-a-kind honeys which are perfectly paired off food accompaniments. Learn how to use the different varieties of honey in your dialing cooking. What’s best than a piece of honeycomb with cheese pairings …. • Explore local bee foraging area and learn about the different endemic medicinal and nectar plants of Crete. Other things to note Your hands must ready to get sticky by tasting fresh honey from the combs. Let us know if you have any special requirements, or some special dates.
Create your own Traditional Cretan Soap
More useful now than ever!! Let's create together our own handmade traditional Cretan soap that will protect us from the CORONA virus and many other pathogenic microorganisms, without using harmful chemicals! Come with me to travel back to the time when Cretan people used to make their own Traditional Homemade Cretan Soap, using only Extra Virgin Olive Oil! Together we can make our own traditional soaps, using the recipe that my grandmother showed me, as she also learned from her mother. With my knowledge as a biochemist, we can try to develop these recipes to produce a better product, based on your needs! We will start from scratch, making soapy the raw materials and giving to our soap the features we will choose together, such as perfume, colour or shape. The olive oil we will use is collected and prepared by me and my family without any use of insecticides and other chemical preparations! Naturally, at the end you will take the soap - you will have made with your own hands - that will be ready the next day, as a souvenir to remember this unique experience as you take your shower!!! In addition, you can take the notes where every step is recorded all the way, if you wish to make your own soap at your place.! In this experience we will take all the safety measures against Covid-19 and we will follow all the guidelines based on the guidance from the WHO. Other things to note The whole procedure is completely safe even for young children and no specific knowledge is required on the subject. On the contrary, you will find it particularly educative and interesting!

Tuklasin ang kanayunan sa Heraklion

River trekking in Sarakina Gorge
Sarakina Gorge, hiking and river trekking! A canyon full of ponds and only some climbing points, make this experience an ideal option for an adventure! What is really impressive is the large quantity of water almost all year round, that forms very beautiful waterfalls and ponds, ideal for swimming, even in summer. In winter, it is impossible to cross the gorge without getting wet. We start our adventure just 5 minutes after Mythoi village where we meet the gorge entrance. It takes about 1 to 1,5 hours to walk and climb up; in some parts you have to walk through the water, climb over rocks, or use the ropes that they put there to pull yourself up. During the trekking, we will have plenty of time for swimming under the freezing waterfalls wich makes it ideal for summer period! Its length reaches only 1.5km, but during this short course the visitor will meet an amazing wonder of the Cretan nature, a natural sculpture formed by water in millions of years. Sarakina has imposing walls reaching 150m height while Its width ranges from 3 to 10 meters, with only a few points exceeding that. The gorge area is also ideal for bird watching since there are plenty of species living and building their nests on the gorge's walls. Our adventure ends at the very same point we started where we will have fresh traditional greek coffee and snacks!
The Ultimate Cretan Outdoors by Night
Join us on a journey to the Cretan mountains, guided only by the light of the stars. Escape the mainstream touristic side of Crete and hop in an adventurous vibe on a ride to discover hidden gems of the island that only a few locals know. We will stargaze the milky way, share ideas, taste some local cretan snacks, take lots of pictures and most importantly become friends.
Cretan Breakfast by locals
Come with me in a taste travel of local tastes and Cretan delights.People who choose this experience will taste all the Cretan delights that the locals have for breakfast. They will enjoy their breakfast with an amazing view with organic products that came from our land. . This experience is appropriate for a romantic breakfast, for a surprise to a friend, for a family to spend time together and for all who want to learn about the Cretan food and Cretan culture!! They will taste fresh fruits and vegetables from our orchard, various fresh season juices like pomegranate,orange,lemon. They also taste local fresh hot bread and other traditional bakes from carob and other local ingredients. They will taste our traditional famous dish ntakos! Also included traditional homemade cheeses that my family makes from our small goat farm. My mum also will prepare some of her famous traditional cheese pies or pies with local season greens. In the traditional cretan breakfast also included fresh eggs from our chicken farm,nuts from our orchard, the best cretan honey,tahini,greek yoghurt, all accompanied with greek coffee with loukoumi!!! My mum will fry the pies in front of you and also you can visit the farm to see where the products came from.
Μια ξεχωριστή εμπειρία σε μυστική εξωτική παραλία
I hope you do have a car or a motorcycle cause that’s all you’ll need for the day. Oh, also your swimwear! Then you can let everything else on me. We ‘re gonna start in the early morning driving from Heraklion to the amazing tropical tiny secret beach that only locals know and it’s located about half hour away. You re gonna follow me all the way as I’ll be driving with my motorcycle. You re gonna love the beautiful view on our way and once we will arrive, get ready for the first wow moment. Once we get there and you see the beach I promise you that you re gonna wear a big smile for all day long. Please wear stable shoes so that you can climb down a little bit (just a minute part) and keep in mind that you’re gonna wet them. The stunning crystal water tiny beach is waiting now for us and it’s gonna be all ours as we’re going to arrive early. A cold fresh yoghurt drink couldn’t be more perfect now to refresh you so let me serve it to you. Afterwards you can enjoy the beautiful water while swimming or just lay down and let the amazing sounds of the nature and the stunning plants and sea view to calm you, while I’ll be making a photoshoot to keep your memories for ever alive. Greek snacks are gonna be there for you too. Renting a sea-bike and move around or snorkelling is also an option. We’ll have plenty of free time until it’s time for our Greek delicious lunch with a cold beer.
Discovering the unknown side of Crete by e-bike
Discover the unknown side of Crete by e-bike You will explore this beautiful island from a completely different perspective. 85% of Crete is covered by mountains, which renders the e-bike the most suitable means of transport to travel the island in a sporty yet leisurely way. You will cycle through Crete’s inland, a place generally forgotten by tourists, with its endless vineyards and olive groves, churches, small chapels, centenary trees, and picturesque villages. There, you will experience the hospitality of old and young Cretans alike, accompanied by a local guide with many years of experience. Riding an e-bike can also allow beginner riders to have fun during this tour, enjoying the Mediterranean landscapes of the island and exploring the unknown Cretan countryside. We will follow roads with little traffic and create memories that won’t be so easy to forget.

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Litrato ng Heraklion Archaeological Museum
Heraklion Archaeological MuseumInirerekomenda ng 140 lokal
Litrato ng Heraklion Airport N. Kazantzakis
Heraklion Airport N. KazantzakisInirerekomenda ng 22 lokal
Litrato ng Morosini Lions Fountain
Morosini Lions FountainInirerekomenda ng 37 lokal
Litrato ng Veneto
VenetoInirerekomenda ng 8 lokal
Litrato ng Natural History Museum of Crete
Natural History Museum of CreteInirerekomenda ng 58 lokal
Litrato ng Ammoudara Beach
Ammoudara BeachInirerekomenda ng 6 na lokal

Lahat ng aktibidad malapit sa Heraklion

Eκδρομή με ιστιοφόρο στη Ντία
Sailing to the uninhabited island of Dia you have a unique opportunity to swim to the virgin waters of the island! You can either live your yachting day in the morning or in the afternoon. Swim, snorkel, fish and savore our freshly prepared meal onboard. You will probably have the chance to watch the dolphins lead our way to the sea! Suggested Programme: 14:30 Departure from Venetian port of Heraklion 15:30 Anchoring at St George’s bay of Dia island 15:30 -17:00 1h30 free time for swimming 17:00 -17:30 Mediterranean cuisine lunch 17:30 -18:00 half hour free time for swimming and relaxing 18:00 -19:00 Sailing back to Heraklion Port
Santorini Full-Day Tour from Heraklion
This tour offers an amazing oportunity to all tourists from Heraklion, Crete to visit Santorini and have a full-day tour around the island. Our first stop will be Oia, most commonly known for the beautiful sunset. We will walk around the village, admire the breathtaking view to the volcano and take some fantastic photos! Our second stop will be the “Blue Dome with the Three Bells”, in Firostefani. This Greek Catholic church dated from the 16th century is famous for the three bells, the blue dome and of course the amazing view to the caldera. Heading at the south, we will visit the following famous spots: - the Monastery of Profitis Ilias: the highest spot of the island, this spot is almost 600 meters above sea level. - the beautiful black beach of Perissa: this is the ideal place to relax, have some launch by the sea and swim at the aegean waters. - the famous Red Beach: near Akrotiri Village, this unique beach will surely amaze you! After an unforgettable tour around the island of Santorini, we will drive you at the port to take your ferry back to Heraklion, Crete.
River trekking in Sarakina Gorge
Sarakina Gorge, hiking and river trekking! A canyon full of ponds and only some climbing points, make this experience an ideal option for an adventure! What is really impressive is the large quantity of water almost all year round, that forms very beautiful waterfalls and ponds, ideal for swimming, even in summer. In winter, it is impossible to cross the gorge without getting wet. We start our adventure just 5 minutes after Mythoi village where we meet the gorge entrance. It takes about 1 to 1,5 hours to walk and climb up; in some parts you have to walk through the water, climb over rocks, or use the ropes that they put there to pull yourself up. During the trekking, we will have plenty of time for swimming under the freezing waterfalls wich makes it ideal for summer period! Its length reaches only 1.5km, but during this short course the visitor will meet an amazing wonder of the Cretan nature, a natural sculpture formed by water in millions of years. Sarakina has imposing walls reaching 150m height while Its width ranges from 3 to 10 meters, with only a few points exceeding that. The gorge area is also ideal for bird watching since there are plenty of species living and building their nests on the gorge's walls. Our adventure ends at the very same point we started where we will have fresh traditional greek coffee and snacks!
Adventure Route
every day we organize safari with quad . Our Adventure Starts from the small village of Karteros, where we will have a 25 minute breafing on safety and instructions on operating ATVs. Then we will ride up the mountains of Karteros and visit the uncharted Labyrinth cave, (Quad) from where we will continue our way past Prasa village to Skalani, riding through vineyards and olive groves. Our next stop will be in the forest near the church of St.Irene, where we will visit the old church and enjoy the countryside. We will continue to the Mt. Juktas Ecological Park in Archanes, an extrodinary archeological site of Fourni where we will see the Municipal Contemporary Theater and enjoy the panoramic views. We’ll have lunch at an Greek tavern. After we will continue our route and explore the Gorge of Karteros . All the way through our journey we will have the opportunity to take photos at some of Crete’s most amazing scenery, and our guide will share information about each location we visit. To finish our adventure, we will make our last stop at Karteros beach for a swim and after, return to the starting pointe. necessary condition,because the quads are large In size and large in cubic that's why in each quad will enter two people, e.g booked by 1 or 2 people will be in one quad, 3 or 4 people in 2 quad etc. Other things to note necessary condition, in each quad will enter two people, e.g booked by 2 people will be in one quad, 4 people in 2 quad etc.
The Ultimate Cretan Outdoors by Night
Join us on a journey to the Cretan mountains, guided only by the light of the stars. Escape the mainstream touristic side of Crete and hop in an adventurous vibe on a ride to discover hidden gems of the island that only a few locals know. We will stargaze the milky way, share ideas, taste some local cretan snacks, take lots of pictures and most importantly become friends.
Traditional Cooking Class - Cook with Cretan Vibes Family
You'll prepare 4 different Cretan family’s recipes in an outdoor cooking space. You'll cook with pure and natural ingredients from our farm. You'll learn cooking techniques from mama Stella, our specialist in traditional Cretan cuisine. All the equipment and your personal apron will be provided by us. It's a 100% hands-on cooking experience! Local homemade refreshments and water will provided, too. In the end of the cooking experience, you will enjoy your own creations with some of local wine. Moreover, the leftovers will be packed and you can take them with you! The event will last approximately 3.5 hours and it will take place in our farm. We will cook in an open cooking space between two big olive trees, under a wooden roof! So, no worries at all about the sun. Furthermore, you'll receive all recipes and photographs from your experience via email. All in all, we would love to welcome you in our farm & be part of our family. Love to become a Cretan chef yourself having a unique cooking experience all together and sharing authentic Cretan flavors! Other things to note Please let us know of any dietary requirements or food allergies at the time of booking and we will prepare all the necessary changes in your menu. For safety reasons, children (under 18 years old) must be accompanied by an adult. Minimum drinking age is 18 years old
Cooking Lesson in Baxes, Live as Local
We offer cooking lessons in Krousonas village. Super family friendly! The programme last at least 4 hours. Firstly we will welcome you with some cretan delights and refreshments . We will discuss the menu and you can choose from the season options(vegan or not) what would you like to cook. Secondly we will visit the farm , we will feed the goats and sheeps and if its summer probably you can also milk the goats! In continue when you choose menu (vegan or not) we go to gather our organic vegetables from our orchard, you wiil have time to explore nature, breath fresh air, learn important information about the plant and of course live the experience cutting the fresh vegetables and fruit. When we collect our vegetables , we learn how we use every ingredient in our kitchen, how does it help our health, about the appropriate quantities we use and we start to how prepare our meal and how we cook. You will learn all the secrets of cretan cuisine with us . (It depends from the season you can also taste and watch the production of cheese.) When the meal is ready you can enjoy it in our veranda relaxing with the amazing view. A travel to history, nature and cretan cuisine.Dont forget to wear comfortable shoes and clothes. Cooking lessons become under the shadow of the grapevine. Also the cooking lessons are the perfect family activity! Live as a local for a day!!
Knossos - Museum - Heraklion Guided Tour
The first place that you will visit is the palace of Knossos. During the guided tour, you will: *Discover Knossos, the capital of Minoan Crete, considered Europe’s oldest city. *Hear about the island's long history. * Learn about the peak of the Minoan culture in 1700 B.C. *Hear about the first palace of Knossos, erected shortly after the Pyramids of Egypt and the Stonehenge, and how the happy life of Knossos residents came to an abrupt end in 1450 B.C. when a catastrophic earthquake destroyed the palace. *Delve into the mythology of Minoan culture, and hear about the elaborate labyrinth built to contain the Queen’s son, the half-man half-bull monster called Minotaur. *Hear the story of Sir Arthur Evans, a British archaeologist who excavated and studied the Palace of Knossos for more than 30 years so that today's guests can appreciate the grandeur and complexity of the palace and get a glimpse of the most important palace of the Minoans, Europe’s first advanced and highly sophisticated culture. After Knossos, you will have a guided tour of Heraklion's Archaeological Museum, where the Minoan antiquities are kept. Afterward, I will take you on a guided tour of the city center. Important notes/extras: *Entrance tickets are paid extra. Don't hesitate to ask me for further availability.
Wine Tasting of The Cretan Vinyard
Enjoy a Wine Tasting Experience on an island with over 11 local varieties of grape wines that slowly gain international attention. Crete can only be a small little gem for wine lovers and enthusiasts. With this program, we offer visitors the opportunity to find out more about Cretan winemaking, local varieties and the long traditions that make the bond between the Cretans and their wine inseparable. Together we make a wine tasting journey in several wineries of Crete in just one spot and explore the depth of flavor the Cretan Terroir has to offer. We will taste 5 wines based on local varieties and local winemakers. Together with your wine you will have the opportunity to taste different products from Crete in the form of cold dishes so you gain a better understanding of the food culture in Crete. Wine Tasting In Highlights - Introduction to the Wines of Crete - The Cretan Terroir and its varieties - Wine Tasting of 4 Local Wines
Snorkelling tour in Agia pelagia beach
Discover Agia Pelagia beach from a new underwater perspective. Enjoy snorkelling in crystal waters, even if you're a beginner. Enjoy swimming and snorkelling underneath the waves, and discover the sealife that the region has to offer. If you're looking to enjoy a unique experience during your time in Agia Pelagia, this is an experience not to be missed. - The transfer service is not private. The pick up takes place during the morning 9:00-9:30am and drop off after the completion of the dives of each day.
Cretan Breakfast by locals
Come with me in a taste travel of local tastes and Cretan delights.People who choose this experience will taste all the Cretan delights that the locals have for breakfast. They will enjoy their breakfast with an amazing view with organic products that came from our land. . This experience is appropriate for a romantic breakfast, for a surprise to a friend, for a family to spend time together and for all who want to learn about the Cretan food and Cretan culture!! They will taste fresh fruits and vegetables from our orchard, various fresh season juices like pomegranate,orange,lemon. They also taste local fresh hot bread and other traditional bakes from carob and other local ingredients. They will taste our traditional famous dish ntakos! Also included traditional homemade cheeses that my family makes from our small goat farm. My mum also will prepare some of her famous traditional cheese pies or pies with local season greens. In the traditional cretan breakfast also included fresh eggs from our chicken farm,nuts from our orchard, the best cretan honey,tahini,greek yoghurt, all accompanied with greek coffee with loukoumi!!! My mum will fry the pies in front of you and also you can visit the farm to see where the products came from.
⭐Ecobike tour in historic Heraklion⭐
In a small group, we will explore two different things: the historic city center of Heraklion and vibrant and creative everyday life of Cretan people. As we ride, I will tell you lots of legends and stories about the characters who have shaped Heraklion City. This ride is for you if: ✦ You want to see the historic neighborhoods where people have lived and worked for centuries ✦ Sitting on a tour bus is too passive ✦ You prefer to go off the beaten path and see the alternative sights of Heraklion ✦ You want to engage with a real Cretan guy, who can give you honest opinions on all aspects of cretan life, tradition and culture. ✦ You want to see most of the city in one day. You will ride my personal collection of electric bikes (pedal-free), which are fully certified and insured. We'll move around some of my favorite neighborhood spots and we can do that because.. we ride bikes!! Other things to note Min Height 1.50cm 225lb/103 kg weight limit per bike Max per group 6 persons. So the places are limited! For up to 6 just contact me! Guests just need how to ride a bike Weather Cancellation: If there's rain or other, all tours will be cancelled - guests may reschedule for the next day if there are available
Sticky Tours: Be a Cretan Bee Keeper
• Learn about the incredible life of our most important pollinator and history of beekeeping. • Learn how honeybees make this liquid gold: we call honey, how nectar source determines a honey's color, aroma and flavor and how honey is harvested and extracted from the hive. • Work with us and meet the bees in their natural environment. (Yes, that means an opportunity to suit-up in beekeepers suit and watch the bees up-close). • Hold a frame of bees and try to spot the queen with us. • Call yourself “Honey Sommelier” by trying all of our delicious one-of-a-kind honeys which are perfectly paired off food accompaniments. Learn how to use the different varieties of honey in your dialing cooking. What’s best than a piece of honeycomb with cheese pairings …. • Explore local bee foraging area and learn about the different endemic medicinal and nectar plants of Crete. Other things to note Your hands must ready to get sticky by tasting fresh honey from the combs. Let us know if you have any special requirements, or some special dates.
Create your own Traditional Cretan Soap
More useful now than ever!! Let's create together our own handmade traditional Cretan soap that will protect us from the CORONA virus and many other pathogenic microorganisms, without using harmful chemicals! Come with me to travel back to the time when Cretan people used to make their own Traditional Homemade Cretan Soap, using only Extra Virgin Olive Oil! Together we can make our own traditional soaps, using the recipe that my grandmother showed me, as she also learned from her mother. With my knowledge as a biochemist, we can try to develop these recipes to produce a better product, based on your needs! We will start from scratch, making soapy the raw materials and giving to our soap the features we will choose together, such as perfume, colour or shape. The olive oil we will use is collected and prepared by me and my family without any use of insecticides and other chemical preparations! Naturally, at the end you will take the soap - you will have made with your own hands - that will be ready the next day, as a souvenir to remember this unique experience as you take your shower!!! In addition, you can take the notes where every step is recorded all the way, if you wish to make your own soap at your place.! In this experience we will take all the safety measures against Covid-19 and we will follow all the guidelines based on the guidance from the WHO. Other things to note The whole procedure is completely safe even for young children and no specific knowledge is required on the subject. On the contrary, you will find it particularly educative and interesting!
Heraklion on a Food tour
The best way to get to know a place is through its food and we will take you on an unforgettable tasty journey through Crete's capital city, Heraklion. On Heraklion on a Food tour, learn about Greek coffee and see it brewed the traditional way in sand and yes, we will teach you "cup reading". Experience real Cretan food at 8 authentic stops away from the tourist crowds Become a cheese–tasting expert by learning how to spot the best local cheeses Savour Heraklion’s bougatsa, a 'must-taste' for any visitor to the city, and find out why organic Cretan olive oil is one of the best oils in the world Enjoy a glass of local wine and learn the process from harvest to bottle Be brave enough to sample our local specialty "Fried snails" with some Raki shots and if that isn't enough, we invite you for a cooking class at our house. Experience the best travel stories for yourself! Join a local expert and uncover hidden gems on this city adventure. Other things to note This tour can be customised to cater for dietary needs at your request. Please notify us if you have any allergies or other dietary requests when you book.
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