Izinto ezingavamile ongazenza e-Chania
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Konke okwenziwayo eduze ne-Chania
Create the perfect souvenir with mosaics
Upon arrival there will be 10-15 minutes to have a drink and get to know the other course participants. Following the arrival of all participants, the course will begin, in which there will be an introduction to the material and cutting methods for the tiles. After the short introduction, each participant will be free to work on their project, enjoying a breathtaking view of the sea and the island of Crete. Once the work is finished, it will be necessary to leave the mosaic to dry at least 24 hours. The collection of the mosaic is scheduled for the day in the garden in front of a mosaic of the following dimensions 15m x 2m. During the whole course, photos will be taken, which will be sent to the participants who wish to do so by e-mail.
Paragliding in Crete
We will meet at the take off spot which is always defined by the weather conditions so we will give you the spot with google map when we have a clear wind forecast. The flight s duration is 15 minutes. There are beautiful places and sightseeing from above.No experience or equipment is required from you! The pilot will guide you and you ll enjoy the ride! Θα δώσουμε ραντεβού στο σημειο απογείωσης μας οπου ανάλογα με τις καιρικες συνθηκες πετάμε σε ολη την Κρήτη. H Πτηση διαρκει 15 λεπτα. Έχουμε πανέμορφα γραφικα μέρη και αξιοθεατα τα οποια πρεπει ο οποιοσδηποτε να εξερευνησει. Οι πρωινές ώρες γενικά αναδεικνυουν τα πανέμορφα χρώματα της θάλασσας τα οποια θα σας μείνουν αξέχαστα και το απόγευμα ένα μαγικό ηλιοβασίλεμα σας χαριζει ονειρικες αισθησεις. Other things to note Δεν απαιτουνται συγκεκριμενες γνωσεις απο τον επισκεπτη καθως το μοναδικο πραγμα που πρεπει να κανει ειναι να χαλαρωσει και να απολαυσει την πτηση του με την πληρη καθοδηγηση του επαγγελματια πιλοτου!
Chania cooking class with mom-Enjoy traditional cretan meal
First you are welcomed with a homemade refreshment or a greek coffee from the hostess. While you're enjoying your drink and homemade cookies, you will be informed about the mediterranean-based menu. You will learn about the significance of the "thieves dinner" (kleftiko),the main dish you're going to prepare (lamb). Next, you’ll prepare stuffed vegetables and stuffed grape leaves (dolmades). Then we will learn how to make kalitsounia.Theese traditional cretan pies are filled whith cheese and wild greens and herbs from our organic garden.We use our rolling pins to roll out the dough for that! Appetizers are prepared last but enjoyed first. Tzatziki and Ntakos. Time to eat! Enjoy all of the beautiful traditional Cretan dishes you’ve created with copious amounts of local wine. Be sure to leave room for dessert. Something sweet and seasonal. *Exact location will be emailed after confirmation. *For idividual travellers or group less than 2 send me a message to check availability and participate with an other group.Feel free to ask for a discount for a group of more than 10. *Transportation is NOT included.The property is a 10-15 min drive from Chania city center easily accesible by car or taxi. *Duration is 4-5 hours depends on the number of participants. *We can prepare lunch (10:00-14:00) or diner (16:00-20:00)
Plunge into the history of Chania!
I'll show the local monuments of chania to the tourists and provide informations for the local history.First we will go through the old venetian trench then we will ascend the venetian bastion and we will pass through the venetian harbor and the old naval bases and we will end up in the old Market of chania.
Chania Alternative Sunset Bike Tour
Exploring Chania by bike is the best way of seeing it all. Together we'll explore the other side of Chania. On a fun bike ride, accompanied by local guide you will experience our culture, our history and our way of life. We will make sure you have a memorable stay in Chania and live it like a local would, with the most eco friendly way. You will need medium level biking skills cause there will be few small uphills during this ride.
Chania Sunset Run Tour
We will run from Koum Kapi in Chania through Chalepa and down to Koumpeli which marks the half way mark. Here we can visit the cute little church of St.George, drink the fresh spring water and catch our breath before running along the coastline to catch the beautiful sunset on the way back. A lot of locals are not aware of this beautiful route that is peaceful even during the high season. Afterwards we can have a well deserved beer in one of my favourite places by the sea. The run is approximately 8.5km and has a couple of hills. It is mostly road with a small section of trail. This is an all inclusive running group, so we will run at a very relaxed pace with opportunities to stop and take photos. During the run I will highlight all the points of interest, my recommendations for shops, restaurants and bars and other places to visit. I can talk to you about the culture here and how best to get the most of your trip including the best places to run for roads, trails, mountains and villages. If you love running, looking at the sea and exploring, this is the tour for you.
Become A Goldsmith For A Day
This experience was created to awaken your artistic side, as well as, delight your senses. Offered here is exclusive access to two very unique worlds of art and flavour. You and a group of friends will learn about the ancient technique of jewellery making through sand casting while enjoying the tastes of an award-winning Cretan boutique winery. Found nowhere else in Greece, this workshop is a hands-on experience for up to a maximum of 10 attendees including yourself. You will be taught the ancient art of sand casting and with your choice of silver (.925) or gold (10k, 14k, 18k) you will cast and polish a beautiful piece of jewellery to keep. This workshop will take place at the picturesque Manousakis winery, located just outside of Chania city. Here you will be surrounded by Cretan nature and indulge in the fine crafted wines and winery grown foods. The entire experience will take.place outside in a well ventilated area. All Covid-19 safety precautions will be in place to make sure all guests are comfortable and safe. Included in the booking fee is your 4-5 hours of instructed workshop time. All of the tools needed for casting and polishing. Finally, you will be given organic wine produced on site and fresh locally grown snacks on our break. Other things to note The fee includes the instructor and all tools needed. Also the snack and wine provided by Manousakis winery. Additional fees will apply for final silver or gold used. Reach out to me before the experience for metal pricing estimates and what metals are available if it's short notice.
Chania Old City Bike Tour
Exploring Chania by bike is an original, ecological and fun way of seeing it all. Join us in the biggining of your stay in Chania and we will let you discover all the highlights and its hidden spots. Be guided by us and we will make sure you have a memorable stay in Chania and live it like a local would. We will be delighted to meet you, ride with you and share our knowledge and love of this blessed place with you! Our cycling tour starts at Old Habour, one of the most vibrant neighborhoods of Chania. You will see all the hot sports like : -Venetian walls -Cathedral -Lighthouse -Byzantine walls -Venetian Neoria -Splantzia -Municipal Market -Firka Fortress -Nea Chora beach In the middle of the tour we will relax with the panoramic view of old harbour, during which we 'll be served local homemade iced tea or lemonade and an bio energy bar. Its an easy bike ride with no difficulties. Also if you are a cruise ship passenger and having only few hours in Chania, this is what you need!
All day road trip from the north to the south
In the photos above you can see some of the most traditional villages in Crete as well as the most friendly and welcome Cretans! Obviously you don't want to leave Crete without experiencing, what my friends describe this tour as a "magical and warm atmosphere "! This tour includes: •Traditional breakfast -Coffee next to the river so we can cool off -Tasting the famous sfakiani pie and drinking the Cretan tea (malotira) •Swimming next to an ancient castle •Dinner at the Kournas lake I will pick you up from your designated spot. Our first stop is a small beautiful village where Mrs. Maria will make us a delicious local breakfast. Next we will visit the picturesque village Vrisses where we will enjoy our frappe coffee next to the river under the plane tress. Continuing, our next stop is a mountainous village, where we will enjoy the famous raki (alcoholic drink originating in Crete) and rakomelo. From this amazing route we cannot miss the sea side village Sfakia and our final stop which is a must is the village next to Crete's most beautiful lake! Of yourse you will taste amazing grilled meat, Cretan sausages, Cretan cheese,tomatoes and cucumbers as this drive will take you from the North to the South of the island!
Chania Food Stories
We’ll start your experience at the Municipal Market, which marks the border between the old and new town. Built between 1908 and 1913, the Agora hosts more than 70 shops selling mostly regional products. You’ll get to explore the market and sample local delicacies while learning about the deliciously healthy Cretan diet. With your taste buds satisfied, we will walk to the old town district. Wander through narrow laneways, hidden backstreets, and open doors to secret gardens, and Venetian and Ottoman monuments. Listen to stories of empires, sailors, traders, lovers, heroes, and artists. Learn how this city has been a crossroads between the East and West for centuries. Next on your experience, you’ll have the unique opportunity to see local artisans crafting their products. Listen to their stories and maybe even try your own skills! From there, our Chania experience will take us on a stroll through the Jewish and Ottoman neighbourhoods, where you’ll learn how life has changed over the years in this city of multicultural residents. Finally, we’ll walk along the city's historical neighbourhoods and sit down to an inviting table with Cretan mezedes (local dishes) and raki shots. Other things to note Please inform us of any food allergies or special dietary requirements and we will be happy to accommodate you.
Horse riding, Falasarna sunset, Dinner on the sand
Join me on a journey through senses- horse riding next to the sea, breathtaking sunset, traditional Cretan dinner at a local tavern on the beach. Pace yourselves because there is going to be a variety of delicacies to taste. After we make arrangements regarding our meeting point, we will drive to Kissamos where we will meet my friend and owner of the beautiful and trained horses. We will offer you a unique and amazing horse riding experience for one hour next to the sea. Our next stop will be Falasarna, a top ten beach in Europe with many awards for its beauty, amenities and services enjoyed by the visitor. The sight of the crystal clear turquoise waters will leave you breathless so take your swimming suit with you. But what will really impress you and will be imprinted on your memory is the unique sunset, one of the most beautiful in Greece, as there is nothing to obstruct your view between the beach and the horizon- where you will have the opportunity to take amazing photos and videos for your social media !!. There is no better way to end our wonderful day than with dinner literally on the sand next to the sea in a traditional tavern with local food and delicacy tasting.
Conosco un posticino; Percorsi e degustazione tradizionale
Pick up in Chania centro o vicino al vostro hotel. Il percorso sara' personalizzato in base alle vostre preferenze, capacita' e gusti. La prima tappa a Meskla, lì faremo una breve passeggiata nella GOLA DI SARAKINA, questa bellissima gola combina l'escursionismo nella natura con l'alpinismo; di breve lunghezza e facile da percorrere, è attraversata dal fiume Knopotamos ed è definita dalla sua ricca vegetazione e dai piccoli laghi che si creano vicino alle rocce. Successivamente ci recheremo al villaggio di Zourva a 572 m di altezza ai piedi delle Montagne Bianche. Gli abitanti del villaggio salvaguardano la cultura e l'ospitalità cretesi in modo che rimangano intatte e inalterate. Faremo una breve pausa per un pasto leggero in taverna prima di continuare la nostra passeggiata in nella foresta di pini sovrastante la gola di Tromarisa e la spettacolare vista verso il nord e il mare. Gradualmente scenderemo verso il villaggio di Theriso , fermandoci in un caseificio tradizionale aperto dal 1928! Attraverseremo la bellissima gola di Theriso, lunga 6 km, accompagna il fiume alberato ed è circondata dal verde di castagni e querce. Naturalmente la gola è anche una splendida passeggiata nell'aria pulita di montagna, ed è popolare per gli scalatori e gli escursionisti. Rientro accompagnato.
Sunset Craft Beer & Food Tour - Chania
Ideal for Beer enthusiasts, Foodies & Young-at-heart travellers. A delicious walking tour through Chania's Old Venetian Harbour. Journey through flavours of amazing Greek craft beers & Cretan foods - seeing Chania's culture, hidden alleyways & the best Sunset view. Explore the secrets of Greek Craft Beer. Learn about beer history, ingredients & a variety of styles to suit all taste buds, with tasting techniques that will transform your appreciation for beer. You won't leave the tour hungry! It will blow your mind how food pairings will forever evolve the taste of your beer. What we'll do: We meet downtown Chania & start our tour with a refreshing beer outdoors, stroll through the old narrow streets toward the tastiest restaurant in Chania, to enjoy our Craft Beer & Food Pairing session. Afterwards, we walk the non-touristy routes that only locals know & catch the Sunset on the Lighthouse sea wall where we taste more Craft Beers with an epic sea & mountain view. Tour ends - and your evening begins - at a beer pub near the Lighthouse, for a final beer & snack. Bonus… you'll get our top local recommendations! Includes: ✔ at least 7 Greek craft beers tastings (samples & full) ✔ 4 tasting locations ✔ Food pairings & Cretan specialties ✔ Individual tasting chart & eco-pen ✔ Tangible brewing ingredients ✔ Unique souvenirs Tour provided by: Bonnie and Clyde Urban Tours . com
Wonderful Cretan Flavours -Eat like a Local in my Home
Experience the exquisite flavors of Cretan cuisine and traditional family recipes that i prepare fresh, from local market produce, in my family-friendly home with a beautiful terrace view on the mystical island of Crete. A 4-course Cretan dinner including both family and local recipes Local red wine, white wine, and local beers are included All ingredients are local and fresh either from my own garden or the nearby farmers market
Stand Up Paddling and multiple surprises Tour in Crete
The tranquil waters of Marathi Bay make for a smooth and easy experience, allowing you to take in the area’s incredible scenery at your own pace! Your tour will start off with a quick Stand Up Paddling -SUP- lesson, a short demonstration on how to control your stand up paddle board and manoeuvre with skill, until you grow confident on it. If you already have some paddle boarding experience, we can show you new skills and provide unique and useful tips to help you improve. Each person will be provided with their own SUP and safety gear and then, we will head towards the jetty to enter the water and start our fun and playful aquatic adventure! This guided tour takes a route along the scenic waterfront of Marathi Bay, giving you 360° views of imposing rock formations, inviting you to dive into the endless, transparent Greek blue and teach you all about the fascinating yet fragile Mediterranean ecosystem. We often spot sea turtles, and we always see a variety of sea urchins, native as well as invasive fish. In this 2 hours venture, full of surprise elements, you will have ample time to swim, sunbathe, talk, make new friends, take pictures and videos and just relax under the Cretan sun! A laid back and relaxed experience, in very small groups of up to 8 people, suitable for all ages, that will be the highlight of your vacations in Chania!