Knossos Palace and Cretan Cuisine: Exploring History and Gastronomy

Crete

Heraklion

Duration

8 h
30 m

Availability

Up to 4 persons

Guided Tour

Up to 4 persons

Overnight Stay

Not provided

Active Months

Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec

Description

Embark on a journey that combines the awe-inspiring history of Knossos Palace with an immersive introduction to Cretan cuisine. Explore the ancient ruins of Knossos, unraveling the mysteries of Minoan civilization and its legendary labyrinthine palace.

Following your exploration of Knossos, dive into the vibrant world of Cretan gastronomy. Join a local cook to witness the creation of three renowned Greek delicacies, from traditional moussaka to delectable baklava. With hands-on participation encouraged, you’ll uncover the secrets behind crafting these culinary treasures, ensuring they stand out on your family table back home, delighting friends and loved ones.

Before bidding farewell to this culinary haven, don’t forget to request the recipes from your expert cook, ensuring you can recreate these unforgettable dishes and share the flavors of Crete with those closest to you.

Highlights

  • Visiting Knossos Palace Archaeological Site

  • Cooking Class & Lunch

  • Difficulty: Easy

  • Included

  • Coffee and/or Tea

  • Alcoholic beverages is strictly for 18 years old and above only

  • Lunch with numerous plates with local delicacies.

  • Bottled water

  • Air-conditioned vehicle

  • Private tour with private Transfer

  • Pickup Service

  • Not Included

  • Personal Expenses

  • Admission Ticket to Knossos Palace (15.00 euros / Person)

  • Tour Guide

  • Timeline

    Departure

    08:30

    Arrival at Knossos Palace

    09:30

    Cooking Class

    11:30

    Lunch

    13:30

    Return to the hotel

    14:30

    Important Notice

    1. Not wheelchair accessible 2. Not stroller accessible 3. Not suitable for pets 4. No public transportation nearby 5. Infants must not sit on laps 6. Infant seats unavailable

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    Tour Languages

    Greek, English
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