Cretan Vibes

Food Tour - Discover the local agricultural life

More than just food


A wonderful opportunity to see & learn about local life through the eyes of a local expert. We are going to meet outside of the monastery of Panagia Kaliviani, one of the most famous and rich in history monasteries of Crete! We starting with an interesting walking tour in local olive groves and greenhouses. How do locals cultivate and harvest olive trees, which are the steps that we are strictly follow for olive oil to be considered extra virgin? How do locals cultivate greenhouses, what period should they cultivate, what kind of vegetables/ fruits are cultivate and why do their products are important not only for locals but also for greek life in general? These are some of the information we would love to share with you! After our walking tour we are going to have a tasty picnik with local meze and of course raki waiting for us! Picnic will take place in one of our family olive groves. Small surprises will be there for you! The whole event will be approximately 2.5 hours. What do you think? Is it time to explore the local life behind the walls or not? Smell, taste & feel the way of our life, through a unique walking-educational experience! Join us, enjoy it! Cheers!!!

10:00 | 18:00


Panagia Kaliviani Monastery ⓘ

What’s included

  • Guided tour in local olive groves to learn interesting things about local way of cultivation & harvest of olive oil
  • Guided tour in local greenhouses to learn about their cultivation & functionality
  • A traditional picnic with lots of local meze & raki
  • Guidance of an english-speaking local expert
  • Special surprises for you
  • Price includes all taxes, VAT & booking fees

Please note

  • Confirmation will be received at the time of booking
  • Please let us know of any dietary requirements or food allergies at the time of booking and we will prepare all the necessary changes
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Minimum drinking age is 18 years old
  • You can present either the receipt from your deposit or your electronic voucher for this activity
  • The minimum number of participants for this tour is 2 persons

Pricing Policy

  • Participation: 25 €/person

Cancellation policy

If you cancel your booking at least 48 hours before the event, you will be fully refunded. Cancellations less than 48 hours before the event will not be refunded.
If the minimum number of participants is not reached (2 persons) we are going to notify you at least 48 hours before the event takes place. In this case we can either reschedule or proceed to a full refund.


There is only one requirement in order to take part in this event…Bring your smiley attitude. Cheers! 😀


Are you interested?

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