Discover the town of Agios Nikolaos and the highlights of Spinalonga and eastern Crete during this private tour from Heraklion.
During the first stop of your experience, you will unveil an authentic Cretan village, where you will explore a family-owned olive oil lab. There you will see, savor, smell and touch the finest quality local olive oil and a plethora of other locally produced products. In the same area, upon request, you can also visit a Cretan zoo. Next, you will visit an ancient hilltop Byzantine Monastery with panoramic mountainous views, where you will have the unique opportunity to enjoy a cocktail lemonade with rose petals, made by the nuns of this Monastery.
Afterward, you will explore the village of Kritsa and the town of Agios Nikolaos, where you will enjoy a guided walking tour to connect with this diachronic place and its memorable attractions, meet with friendly locals and experience the finest product and wine tasting. Finally, you will visit the small fish village of Plaka from where you will take a boat to explore the island fortress of Spinalonga.