Day trip from Heraklion: Private Countryside Wine Tour
Become one with the Cretan countryside and taste luscious indigenous wine with a tour designed for lovers of nature and good times!
If you love nature but also the delicate taste of wine, don’t miss the opportunity to join a tour around Heraklion and its most picturesque vineyards. You will walk in nature, learn everything about the winemaking process, taste some of the best wines Crete has to offer paired with local delicacies. Treat yourself to this unique private experience and make memories that will last a lifetime!
Join our carefully designed wine tour in Heraklion, the largest wine region of Crete, and visit two of its most prestigious vineyards and wineries. Your day will start with you being transported from your accommodation to the place where the tour will kick off. Walk around the luscious nature, and with the help of an expert wine guide, learn about the winemaking process the Cretan region has been perfecting since antiquity.
This unmatched private experience will take you to ancient wine presses, and hidden Byzantine churches, before allowing you to taste some of the best wine varieties Crete has to offer. Visit two authentic Cretan wineries, along with their vineyards and cellars, and learn about the stories behind the winemaking tradition of the island. Your amazing tour will conclude with a full wine and Cretan lunch pairing at a winery, where you will discover the riches of Cretan cuisine through local delicacies that will ignite your senses.
Since this is a private tour, the itinerary will be designed based on your wine profile and preference prior to the tour, so your satisfaction is ensured!
- Visit two wineries and two vineyards
- 8 to 10 wine varieties to taste
- Farm-to-table lunch with wine pairing
- Private transfers to and from your accommodation located in central Heraklion
- Professional Wine Guide - WSET Diploma Level
- Complimentary refreshments in the car
- Any additional personal purchases
Know before you go
- Transportation charges may vary if pick up location is more than 10km from the center of Chania or Rethymno
if you love wine this tour is for you! It was the highlight of my stay in Crete and would recommend it in a heartbeat. Amazing people, amazing, food, amazing wine! 5/5!