Beekeeping and Art pastry experience The place is 20 km far from the city of Heraklion, Beautiful untouched nature is perfect pasture for bees. Old traditional bee-keeping methods ensure ecological, clean and free from any additives honey and other bee products.
1day beekeeping and art pastry…
participation: minimum : 2 - maximum: 8
PURE - UNSPOILED CRETE
First honey of the season is collected from spring thyme blossoms This golden yellow honey is perfect source of natural vitamins, minerals,
We do a short hike and reach the place the bees located.
Later walk down a small local café / restaurant ran by the owners since 1949. The owners (two brothers) who has been beekeepers since long time taking the business from their father, Therefore, we taste honeycombs straight from the beehive and learn everything about bees and beekeeping as well as having lunch with local home made specialties and end the meal with a kind of pancakes we call them –tiganites – deep in honey and small cheese pies with honey in company with local wine and the Cretan snap – Raki -. You will definitely feel the positive effect to your body and soul.
A visit to a women cooperative at the near village of Marathos where they make the very special – unique art pastry small and bigger round breads – we call them XOMPLIASTO KOULOURI – and drive back the city of Heraklion and our tour ends
Εxclusive chartered vehicle with English speaking driver for the tour / visit the place bees located and the near small tavern and later on the women co-operative
Transportation from / to the hotel
Meal: Rich, unique, tasty, traditional, natural, healthy, cooked by local farm house ladies using old traditional methods
SOLO TRAVELERS CAN BOOK THE TOUR ON PRIVATE - TAILOR MADE BY PAYING THE COST OF TWO PERSONS.
When you book , reserve space for two persons.
Mr. Portokalakis George
Phone: 0030 2815 002754 - 0030 2810 317358 Cell: 0030 6975 735774