Join Olive Harvest Experience in Crete

Join Olive Harvest Experience in Crete

Starting from 120€

You can experience the harvesting of the olive fruit, learn how olive oil is made, taste different olive oils from the region as well as learn why olive oil is so special and sought after by all parts of the world.

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Tour Description

The tradition of harvesting olives begins in late October/early November and usually continues until mid-January. The history of olive cultivation in Crete dates at least back to the Minoans and thanks to its bounty, the olive tree was revered as a sacred gift from the Gods.

On this farming island, the traditional oil harvest is just perfect idea for a different kind of autumn holiday in Crete. As a community affair, the oil harvest season inspire travelers to participate in authentic, interactive, fun and educational workshops on the art of traditional harvesting, oil tasting and making natural olive oil soap.

Excursions to olive oil producers and ancient olive mills, cooking workshops and tasting new flavors can be perfectly combined with opportunities to connect with nature, experience local traditions and indulge in food-forward activities.

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Trip Itinerary

  • 1 Excursions to olive oil producers and ancient olive mills olive picking
  • 2 Olive picking and olive workshops
  • 3 Picnics under the olive trees
Join Olive Harvest Experience in Crete

Price includes

  • 1 Accommodation in traditional guest houses / on request
  • 2 Meals with carefully selected top quality traditional products
  • 3 All workshops and and activities fees

Price not includes

  • 1 Personal expenses.
  • 2 Alcoholic beverages
  • 3 Tips

Things you must have with you

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.

Join Olive Harvest Experience in Crete