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Discover some of the most important and iconic sites of Naxos and get to know first hand the island's tradition and culture. Round up your experience with some top-notch olive oil tasting at the Museum of Olive Press!

  • #Sightseeing
  • #Family
  • #LocalExperience
Duration
5 hours
TOUR TYPE
Private
SCHEDULE
Daily
Price
From: 53 / person
for a group of 9 people

Overview

On this Naxos highlights private tour, you will get to know the island with the company of our expert local tour guide and experience Naxos like a local! Visit locations off the beaten track and dive into the island's vast history, local tradition, and food culture! This half-day tour is the ideal experience for those who want to explore Naxos while combining its awe-inspiring ancient heritage with its modern-day local tradition and culture.

Set on a private, 5-hour tour around the island with one of our modern, comfortable vehicles

Enjoy your tour with one of our fun and expert local guides.

Admire the magnificent ancient temple of Demeter & visit a local pottery workshop.

Finish your day with local olive oil tasting at the Olive Press Museum in Eggares.

Description

Our tour starts with the visit of the ancient temple of Demeter and Apollo, one of the most important ancient sites not just for the cult of those ancient gods but also for the evolution of architecture, as it hosts some of the earliest examples of the Ionic order! Listen to stories of Demeter, the goddess of grain, agriculture, and harvest, and get to know about her occult rituals.

Continue your day with a stopover at Damalas village and visit a traditional ceramic workshop. Learn about the uninterrupted pottery tradition of Naxos and don’t miss the chance to take the most original Greek souvenir back home!

Experience the island's tradition in liqueur production of kitron and check from up close the procedure in a still-operating distillery at the beautiful village of Halki with its magnificent neoclassical atmosphere! Enjoy a wonderful walk and lunch at Apeiranthos, the “marble village”, and experience the mountainous region of Naxos.

End your tour at the Museum of Olive Press in Eggares and taste some of the extra virgin olive oil produced on the island!

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Inclusions

Inclusions:

  • Services of an excellent local guide
  • All private transfers with a comfortable A/C vehicle
  • Kitron liqueur tasting & olive oil tasting in a traditional village
  • Pottery workshop
  • All taxes and VAT

Exclusions

  • Personal expenses, lunch/dinner

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The "Naxos Highlights with Olive Oil Tasting: 5-Hour Private Tour" is available as a private tour, in order to further customize your experience to fulfill your specific needs & expectations. Simply tell us your preferences in the booking form below.
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We enjoy travelling | We remain safe

Our tours are always private or have a maximum capacity of 8 persons
Our tours are always private or have a maximum capacity of 8 persons
We encourage the exploration of outdoor sites, monuments and natural landscapes
We encourage the exploration of outdoor sites, monuments and natural landscapes
Our vehicles are sanitized daily and our transportation is private-only
Our vehicles are sanitized daily and our transportation is private-only
We prefer boutique accommodations that follow all safety protocols
We prefer boutique accommodations that follow all safety protocols
Our guides and drivers are always conscious and provide our guests with masks and sanitizers
Our guides and drivers are always conscious and provide our guests with masks and sanitizers
We believe in a slow and sustainable way of travel that respects the environment & the local communities
We believe in a slow and sustainable way of travel that respects the environment & the local communities