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Chania: Private Wine, Food and Art Adventure Tour

Chania: Private Wine, Food and Art Adventure Tour

From US$ 362.41 per person

Explore a winery, it's gardens and cellars on the way to meet a world-renowned local ceramist. Later, you will sit down to enjoy a meze lunch and wine pairing in his restored Venetian home and atelier.

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Duration 5 hours
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Pickup included
Pick up from Chania old town or Rethymno old town hotels.
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  • Visit a local Cretan winery, exploring their cellars, stone buildings, and gardens
  • Sit down for lunch and a wine pairing at the stylish Venetian home & atelier of a local ceramist and artist
  • Go sightseeing in the heart of Chania’s wine region
  • Sample 10 wines
  • Be guided by a professional sommelier
Full description
You will start your experience by visiting Dourakis winery in the Apokoronas region of Chania, where you will enjoy five wines. Whilst here you can explore the Dourakis wine cellar as well as their beautiful gardens, as you learn all about about wine making. Your next stop will be the nearby village of Paidochori, to which you will enjoy a beautiful and picturesque drive to meet a renowned Greek ceramist and artist. This local artist will exclusively open his home and atelier for you, displaying the famous Greek hospitality. You will enjoy a small tour of the beautifully renovated village home and his artwork to work up your appetite, before you sit down to enjoy a meze lunch and wine pairing of five wines from indigenous Cretan grape varieties. Each wine will be from a different winemaker and wine region from the island of Crete.
  • Visit to one winery
  • Visit to the home and atelier of a local ceramist
  • 10 wines
  • Food and wine pairing (Greek meze)
  • Return transfers to and from the pickup point
  • Complimentary refreshments during transport
  • Sightseeing in the heart of Chania’s wine region
  • Gain valuable knowledge from your expert WSET diploma-level wine guide
  • Organic cotton tote bag gift
    Not suitable for
    • People with mobility impairments
    • Wheelchair users
    • Pregnant women
    Covid-19 precautions
    Safety measures in place
    • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
    • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
    Traveler requirements
    • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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    Important information

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    • Casual clothing with comfortable walking shoes
    • Bring a hat, sunscreen, and sunglasses for summer
    • Wear warm clothes for winter
    • This tour requires some walking
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