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The Real Cretan Cooking Experience

The Real Cretan Cooking Experience

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Visit the family mountain home of a local Cretan for a completely authentic evening of cooking, eating, and cultural exchange. Begin your visit with a walk through the vegetable gardens, where you harvest ingredients to use in your recipes. Learn traditional dishes from your hosts, and hear the stories behind each dish. Enjoy a walk through the mountain paths with views of the Aegean Sea. Sit down to a meal you helped prepare, including local wine and a sweet dessert.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$96.41
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$96.41

Traditional Cooking Class at Vatos Village Crete

Traditional Cooking Class at Vatos Village Crete

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Teaching yourself Cretan cooking would usually mean working from a recipe book. This village culinary experience from Rethymno and Heraklion lets you learn hands-on from a local cook, so you pick up authentic techniques from a master. As you prep and savor dishes such as ‘stifado’ stew, you’ll also experience a Cretan village house and rural life, and hear stories from the cook—all difficult to arrange independently.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$148.06
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$148.06

Heraklion Private Cretan Cooking Class at a Traditional Village

Heraklion Private Cretan Cooking Class at a Traditional Village

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Immerse yourself in Crete’s delectable, rustic cuisine—and leave the bustle of the city behind—when you sign up for this private, hands-on cooking class. Pick a time that works best for you, and meet your driver directly at your Heraklion hotel which then takes you to the village where you meet your guide. It’s a quick drive into the hills, where you’ll cook amidst the Mediterranean scenery. With your guide’s instruction, learn to prepare a number of traditional dishes, from dolmadakia (stuffed grape leaves) to lamb with artichokes. Then, sit down to enjoy your multi-course meal, complete with wine.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$258.24
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$258.24
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Wine and Food Tastings Walking Tour

Wine and Food Tastings Walking Tour

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Getting to know the real Chania is difficult without a guide to show you behind the tourist sights. This small-group tour delivers: introducing you to its foods, customs, people, and wines in ways only a local can. Stroll around Chania’s lanes, churches, and monuments; meet townsfolk, visit authentic spots, and sample staples such as sesame bread, cheese, and Cretan honey before a wine-tasting. Hotel pickup and drop-off is included.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$109.03
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$109.03

Private Wine, Olive Oil, and Terroir Tour of Heraklion area with Tastings

Private Wine, Olive Oil, and Terroir Tour of Heraklion area with Tastings

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Discover the culinary delights of Crete on a day tour from Heraklion that includes wine tasting, olive oil tasting, and learning about the island's terroir. Visit a boutique winery and family-owned olive oil producer to sample wine and oil with your group. You'll have lunch at a mezze restaurant and gain insight into a piece of Crete's culture from a guide.
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  • 8 hours
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$172.16
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$172.16

Snorkeling and Boat Tour in Crete

Snorkeling and Boat Tour in Crete

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Snorkeling is very relaxing and at the same time a very exciting activity which is suitable for all ages. Join us in a daily (morning or afternoon) guided “snorkeling” trip, take the mask, fins, snorkel and shorty wet suit from us, board on our 10 meters shady rib boat and take the chance to relax watching the marine life of our island. We visit always two different spots with a lot of marine life, such as caves and an open water area always depends on the weather conditions
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$70.63
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$70.63

Samaria Gorge Tour from Chania - The Longest Gorge in Europe

Samaria Gorge Tour from Chania - The Longest Gorge in Europe

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With traditional villages and plenty of warm Mediterranean sunshine, the Samaria Gorge is the longest of its kind in Europe—but it’s also a challenging and rewarding hike, considered by many to be among the toughest in Crete. This adventurous full-day combination bus and hiking tour from Chania takes you deep into the gorge itself, where large boulders lie beneath soaring limestone cliffs. Follow a 10-mile (16-km) route though the Samaria Gorge and experience the best of the Crete countryside with a guide.
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  • 14 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$378.75
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$378.75
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Combined Guided Tour to Lasithi Plateau & Knossos Palace

Combined Guided Tour to Lasithi Plateau & Knossos Palace

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Explore with a guided group, the monastery of Kera Kardiotissa and the Dikteon Cave followed by a visit to Psychro village to meet a potter in action. Enjoy the panoramic views from Seli Ambelou Lasithi Plateau and complete your tour to the Minoan Palace of Knossos where civilization history began 4000 years ago.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$51.65
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$51.65

Private Tour to Palace of Knossos & Archaeological Museum of Heraklion, Crete

Private Tour to Palace of Knossos & Archaeological Museum of Heraklion, Crete

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The Greek islands boast a rich history dating back to the days of antiquity, but exploring independently means missing the hidden secrets they hold. On this private tour of Crete, delve into the island’s colorful past with your guide—with round-trip transport from your Crete hotel or the port included. Travel back 4,000 years at the Palace of Knossos, and learn of ancient civilizations at the Archaeological Museum of Heraklion.
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  • 4 hours
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$206.59
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$206.59
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Chania Old Town Private Tour

Chania Old Town Private Tour

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This is a private tour with a 7-seater van for a maximum 6 guests. Chania’s Old Town is being inhabited since the ancient ages of the Minoan Civilization from 5000BC. Since then it has always been a vivid place of prosperity and growth, influenced through the ages by the various cultures, Romans, Arabs, Jews, due to its geopolitical place in the Mediterranean Sea and those who invaded it particularly in the late years, such us the Venetians and the Ottoman Turks. We will stroll through the historic alleys and pinpoint the Byzantine and the Venetian/Ottoman Walls and Fortifications, then walk through the main streets and see the emergence of history from the Ancient Ages from the archeological excavations inside the Old Town to the Medieval and Recent Ages through the old buildings, the churches, the synagogues and the mosques. Also we will visit the Orthodox, the Muslim and the Jewish Quarter and how people lived together through times with peace or turbulence.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$378.75
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$378.75
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Boat Trip with Guided Snorkeling Tour & SUP in Chania

Boat Trip with Guided Snorkeling Tour & SUP in Chania

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Immerse yourself in the Aegean Sea with this 3-hour guided snorkeling trip from Chania. All equipment is provided. Swim in the crystal blue waters in Almyrida Chania and explore reefs, caves and see the Elephant Cave of Crete.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$86.08
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$86.08

Traditional Cretan cooking class and dinner in Rethymno

Traditional Cretan cooking class and dinner in Rethymno

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Get a hands-on experience of Cretan cooking that goes far beyond simply eating in a Greek restaurant. You’ll be invited into your chef guide’s home to try making some Cretan specialities, including tzatziki, homemade cheese, moussaka, Greek salad, and others. Learn alongside a small group of just 10 fellow food lovers, which makes for an intimate atmosphere and plenty of time to ask questions.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$61.80
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$61.80

Private Cretan Cooking Experience- Cook with us!

Private Cretan Cooking Experience- Cook with us!

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We have been born and bred in Crete for more than three generations. The Cretan lifestyle & diet runs in our veins. Along with my mother, we would love to share with you all the secrets of traditional Cretan cuisine, cook authentic Cretan recipes and learn cooking techniques that we follow for more than 3 generations. All in all, we want to make you feel like a local Cretan and also as a member of our family. We want to immerse you in Cretan culture & spirit. Smell, taste & feel our tradition, through a unique hands-on cooking experience!
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$68.86
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$68.86

Cretan Cooking Class

Cretan Cooking Class

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Feast your senses on the best of Cretan cuisine—and get a more intimate glimpse into the culture than you would in a restaurant—during a cooking class in Rethymno. As well learning how to prepare traditional Cretan dishes, you’ll enjoy an olive oil tasting session and a walk through a local village.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$97.56
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$97.56

Traditional Cretan Village Bakery Class and Tour

Traditional Cretan Village Bakery Class and Tour

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Steeped in ancient custom, Crete holds a special place in Grecian history and myth. But Crete is more than its past – the island thrives today, bustling and brimming with industry, family, and culture. Experience vibrant island life first-hand in Vatos village and take the opportunity to learn artisanal bread-baking in Crete’s own traditional style.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$123.95
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$123.95

Wine Tasting in Rethymno

Wine Tasting in Rethymno

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The house of wine offer you an amazing experience to native varieties of the Cretan vineyard through the delicious and aromatic character that floods from our glass. The visitor will know the varieties through the final product that will reveal the characteristics of the places as well as the personal touches of the winemaker offering a unique result
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$99.85
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$99.85

100% Interactive Cretan cooking Class (transportation and dinner included)

100% Interactive Cretan cooking Class (transportation and dinner included)

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If you were to travel all over Crete, crossing it from coast to coast, you would be astounded by the abundance of exceptional dishes and the unique traditional products that you’ll discover. Cretan recipes are based on Traditional local products such as honey, herbs, vegetables, meat and olive oil, and many more that complete the palette of Cretan gastronomy. Some of the best and most distinctive recipes have been collected and presented in our place by our Cooks through Traditional Cooking Classes. • You'll get hands-on training from a professional local Cook. • You'll learn new cooking techniques that can easily be repeated at home. • You'll discover our traditions and learn historical tips about our unique cuisine. • Vegetarians are welcome. Let me know in advance if you have any dietary restrictions.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
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$90.67
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$90.67

Traditional sourdough bread and rusk workshop

Traditional sourdough bread and rusk workshop

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An initiation into the magic world of bread making for cooking, culture and nature lovers. Our aim is to connect the ritual of bread making with the modern lifestyle, in the context of historical continuity from the Stone Age until nowadays. Who would be better to host us, than a local “Mama” who loves tradition and is always in search of ways to evolve and an archaeologist with a passion for nature and agroecology?
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$160.68
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$160.68
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Wine & Olive Oil tasting one day private tour in Crete

Wine & Olive Oil tasting one day private tour in Crete

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Drive through the beautiful Cretan mainland scenery to the Kydonia Mountain. We will visit a traditional winery. They will sit in a beautiful olive grove and sample a fleet of local wines including Vidiano and Muscat of Spinas as well as some international wines such as Grenache Rouge, Syrah and Mouverde. We will visit the Olive Tree Museum. They will see the oldest olive tree in the world, one of 14 classified as Monumental Olive Trees in Crete, aged an estimated 3,000 years. We will drive to a different winery in Kissavos Mountain, where their Cretan wine tasting experience continues. They will taste a new fleet of wines consisting of local varieties including Vilana, Vidiano and Asyrtiko, accompanied with food comprising local products. Then they will visit an olive oil factory owned by the same family, where they will learn about extra virgin olive oil production. Finally return back and we will toast with some Tsikoudia and say goodbye – Cretan style!
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$176.58
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$176.58

Cretan Cuisine Cooking Courses in Dalabelos Estate

Cretan Cuisine Cooking Courses in Dalabelos Estate

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Delve deeper into the culinary culture of Crete during a cooking class that takes place at the rustic Dalabelos Estate in Aggeliana. Ideal for lovers of food, this hands-on workshop reveals the secrets of two classic Greek dishes and gives you access to ingredients and equipment that you may not have at home.
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  • 2 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$52.98
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$52.98

Historic & Traditional Crete Luxury Small Group Experience

Historic & Traditional Crete Luxury Small Group Experience

Experience the distinctive flavors and timeless traditions of Crete on a full-day small-group tour. The well-rounded excursion is a guaranteed hit with history buffs, foodies, and xenophiles alike. Delight your palate with honey, olive oil, raki, and wine. Get a closer look at the local culture at a historic church and folk art museum. Finally, learn how to prepare - and enjoy - some of the island’s best cuisine.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$508.53
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$508.53
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Heraklion: Cretan Private Cooking Lesson with Dinner in Arolithos

Heraklion: Cretan Private Cooking Lesson with Dinner in Arolithos

Arolithos Traditional Cretan Village organizes Cretan cooking lessons. Take a mini-tour in the Arolithos museum, prepare your own dishes, and delight in the foods you have created.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$114.77
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$114.77

Bougatsa Traditional Cretan Cooking Experience in Greece

Bougatsa Traditional Cretan Cooking Experience in Greece

Our cooking workshops are not just a recipe to bring back home. They are an attempt to renew the concept of getting-together exchanging ideas and experiencing the real Cretan taste and flavors of tradition. That's why, after each workshop, we sit together around the table and share food and experiences.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$57.39
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$57.39

Authentic Cretan cooking class and Wine tasting experience in Chania

Authentic Cretan cooking class and Wine tasting experience in Chania

The best way to learn about Cretan cuisine is by getting involved in the process of cooking according to traditional recipes. Learn about the Cretan way of life in the previous ages and now while tasting wine and cheese.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$467.00
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$467.00
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