GROUPS

SUMMER ACTIVITIES

*The following activities and rates are designed for organized groups and tourist agencies only

Olive Oil Production (demonstration) 

With the utmost care and attention, we retrieved our one hundred and thirty year-old olive press from the village of Vrouchas and carried it intact onto our Farm’s premises. Everything has been re-assembled as found in its original environment. 

  • You can assist in the process of the traditional olive oil production (first press)!

  • Olive oil tasting of our homemade products. (Olive oils, olive paste, different types of Greek olives, sundried tomatoes, capers, wine, raki and much more!)

 
Price for the (demonstration) production                            350€ flat rate      Duration 60’
​A tour around the olive factory and farm                              5€ per person*  Duration 45’

*for per person rates minimum guarantee 12 people

Cooking Lessons

Cretan “Diet” is well known all over the world. Despena from Kroustas village knows all the traditional cooking recipes and she will share with you all her “secrets”. We invite you to prepare some Cretan delicacies, such as stuffed vine leaves with tzatziki and local handmade pasta. Keep in mind that in that activity you will be Despenas’ assistants. When everything is ready you can enjoy the food accompanied with fresh products from our garden and a glass of Cretan wine or Raki.

12€ per person
Duration 75’

​*minimum guarantee 12 people

Cheese Making

In our traditional farmstead, there is also a traditional cheese making area where our Shepard shows you how the local cheese of excellent quality is produced using the traditional methods. You can participate in this procedure and try the products.

12€ per person
Duration 60’

​*minimum guarantee 12 people

Wine Festival Happening

Followed by live dancing and music*. The grapes are carried into the press and the dancers step on them in the “grapes dance”. Guests are invited to join in this “barefoot dancing” while the grape juice drops into the wooden canisters.                                                 

*Music Menu
Full Package (Bouzouki - Lyra – Laouto) dancing show (2 dancers) Price 250€
Dance Package (2 traditional dancers) with cd music Price 120€
 
80kg grapes 
In season August & September Price 200€
Out of season May, June, July & October Price 300€
Duration 60'​

​*minimum guarantee 12 people

For a tailor made group visit please contact us at info@cretanoliveoilfarm.gr 
​or by phone at 00306985173232

Cretan Olive Oil Farm

2nd km Agios Nikolaos - Elounda, 72100, Lassithi, East Crete, Greece
Tel. : +30 28410 24139 Mob.: +30 698 517 3232 

info@cretanoliveoilfarm.gr
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