Guided tour

Corfu: Olive Oil Experience - The Governor's Olive Mill

4.9 / 5

47 reviews

Activity provider: Corfu Olive Tour

Corfu: Olive Oil Experience - The Governor's Olive Mill

Activity provider: Corfu Olive Tour
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From US$ 55.62 per person

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Visit the birthplace of the multi-awarded winning and first health claim olive oil in the world. The Dafnis Family, producers of "The Governor", welcomes and introduces you to an unforgettable olive oil experience.

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Duration 3 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Greek
Wheelchair accessible

Experience

Highlights
  • Visit the Governor's Olive Mill
  • Admire the untouched olive groves
  • Learn how best to taste and recognize high-quality olive oil
Full description
Your tour starts with a personally guided walk through the ancient olive groves. Admire the untouched olive area and meet the resident olive expert in the groves. Hear the story of the oldest olive variety in the world. Experience being an islander yourself. When you arrive at the mill, enjoy the "taste like a pro" program to learn how the production is made: combining tradition with the latest technology. Later on, learn how to taste and recognize high-quality olive oil just as the professionals do. It is an unique lesson which you can share with friends and families. During the program, enjoy some olive delicacies with a local wine. At the end of the tour you will be awarded a certificate of participation.
Includes
  • Pick-up and drop off from Corfu city center hotels, airport and port
  • Certificate of participation
  • Olive oil products (available for purchase)
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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What to bring

  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat

Not allowed

  • Pets

Know before you go

  • Guided tours run every day from Monday to Sunday
  • Available languages: Greek and English
  • Entry is free for children below 8 years old
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.9 /5

based on 47 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.9/5
  • Transportation
    4.7/5
  • Value for money
    4.8/5
  • Safety
    4.8/5

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Just a great experience. Everything was just right. The drive from the hotel to the destination was very entertaining. Upon arrival we were immediately given something to eat and drink. The tour of the mill was very exciting and had a lot of humor. Which was mainly thanks to George. The tasting at the end was the highlight for me. In addition to the fine oils, there were homemade specialties that we were allowed to taste with the olive oil. On the way back we were able to get some information about the island and the inhabitants from our pleasant driver George. Will definitely visit the mill again next time.

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August 7, 2022

We had a wonderful time during this tour. We had a friendly and warm welcoming. Our tour guide was the best. Truly recommend if you wanna have fun and if you are curious how it’s made the quality olive oil production on the same time. If we come back to Corfu we will visit this mill again.

August 29, 2021

We were initially picked up from the hotel by the very warm and funny George. In his humorous and entertaining way, we were shown the family business, with a final tasting of different types of olive oil. On the way back George drove a little detour and showed us the different olive farms and how the locals live there. All in all highly recommended!

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July 18, 2021

Product ID: 94446