What to Expect
Unfold the true value of goddess Athena’s precious gift to man, participating in one of the most insightful things to do in Crete. Obtain hands-on experience of olive oil pairing in a private setting in Heraklion. Figure out the best Mediterranean flavors that go with each variety and savor the delicious result of a truly luscious synthesis. Appreciate the fine taste of three different types of olive oil, all awarded and produced in Crete’s flourishing olive groves – a must if you’re looking for things to do in Heraklion. Trace the olive oil’s journey through time, starting from antiquity, through the centuries, and leading to this day. Follow the production trail, from harvest to consumption and all cultural elements tied with Greek tradition while enjoying this fascinating olive oil tasting in Heraklion.