Olive Oil Tasting & Farmer’s Brunch, Naxos

Discover an “off the beaten path” village, and enjoy a short hike with commentary on local flora and tastings of local products.

Overview

Discover the secret to a longer, healthier life in Greece — the traditional rural way of life! Join your local guide for a morning escape from the hustle and bustle of tourist hotspots to a charming village where time seems to stand still. As you take a leisurely walk, you'll get a taste of the slower pace of life that keeps stress at bay and learn about the traditional diet of fresh, non-processed food and olive oil. And the best part? You'll get to indulge in delicious olive oil tasting and sit down to a mouth-watering organic farmer's brunch in an authentic local home. By the end of your journey, you will leave with a newfound appreciation for the healthy and fulfilling lifestyle of this beautiful destination!

Highlights

  • Meet with a local farmer and enjoy a delicious brunch in an authentic house
  • Discover a calm village with a hike in nature
  • Experience honey tasting served with special local herbal teas

Know before you go

Duration
4 hours
Recommended for
All ages
Group
Small group, 12 people or less
Food & Drink
Lunch Included. Olives, olive oil, local delicacies and sweets, Greek Coffee

What you'll do

Imagine yourself escaping to a charming, off-the-beaten-path village where life moves at a slower pace and is surrounded by natural beauty. As you take a scenic drive with your guide, you'll have the chance to chat about the deliciously unique flavors of Naxos. Plus, stop at a traditional coffee shop to try some sweet honey and refreshing herbal teas. 

Next, you'll go on a scenic walk through the village and into the countryside, passing by local farms and visiting a young farmer's olive grove. Surrounded by natural springs and little waterfalls, you'll get to taste some of the finest Greek olive oils and learn about this liquid gold's rich history and health benefits.

At the farmer's table, you'll savor a culinary experience like no other. Feel free to sample different types of olive oil paired with homemade specialties for a memorable gastronomic experience.

Start times

  • Monday
    Not available
  • Tuesday
    9:30 am
  • Wednesday
    Not available
  • Thursday
    Not available
  • Friday
    Not available
  • Saturday
    9:30 am
  • Sunday
    Not available

What's included

  • English-speaking local guide
  • Roundtrip transportation from the hotel

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Itineraries with Olive Oil Tasting & Farmer’s Brunch