Heraklion for Foodies: Private Culinary tour in Crete

Heraklion for Foodies: Private Culinary tour in Crete

Free cancellation
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 4 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Explore the tastes of Crete with your very own private tour
  • Indulge in Heraklion's best local food
  • Discover Crete's ancient culinary traditions
What to expect

Embark on your very own intimate foodie adventure as you discover the flavors of Crete. Avoid the tourist traps and enjoy your food experience at locations that locals prefer. Walk around the bustling city of Heraklion and taste the best cream pie in town, the famous “bougatsa”. Follow your taste buds to the old market of the city and visit the best place to devour different kinds of Cretan cheese while learning all about the traditional ways of preparation.
You'll then head over to a charming small honey shop to get introduced to the art of beekeeping where you can taste two different kinds of local honey full of Cretan aromas!

Meander through small laneways around the Heraklion food market and discover traditional bakeries where you'll have time to indulge in delicious Cretan pastries, such as 'kalitsounia', and the famous Cretan biscuits, 'ladokouloura'.
Continue your culinary experience with 'loukoumades', a traditional doughnut-like dessert drenched in honey or chocolate, and traditional pie-bites.

After wandering around the beautiful city, hit a cozy restaurant by the Venetian Harbour of Heraklion, and relish local dishes, such as 'Dakos', 'Dolmadakia' and first-class seafood! Ending on a high note, traditional dessert and raki will be served!

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • What's included
    • 4-hour private food tour in Heraklion
    • Services of a foodie expert guide
    • All food and drink tastings
    What's not included
    • Additional food and drinks
    Reduced price
    • Children (ages 3-11)
    • Infants (ages 0-2): free
    Where

    Idis 6, Iraklio 712 01, Greece

    Meeting point:

    Please meet at Lions Square, in front of the fountain.

    What to remember
    • Prepare yourself for an exciting experience and bring along your camera so you can capture the best moments of the activity
    • Please weather-appropriate, comfy shoes and clothing
    • Vegetarians and vegan options can be accommodated along with participants with food allergies
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    When
    • Please refer to the calendar for updated starting times and availability
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    Provider
    Greeking.me
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.

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