Keramia and Kontopoula, Crete are where the experience will take place.
Katerina Marinaki is your hostess for the eco tour whole experience.
Katerina is a native Cretan and lives in the small traditional village of Keramia near Chania. She is professionally involved in the hospitality business and loves taking care of her guests and looking after her garden. She is also a freelance singing and dancing performer.
- Place of origin: Keramia, Chania
- Lives in: Keramia, Chania
- Speaks: English, Italian
- Loves: travelling, dancing, singing
- Has travelled to: Italy, France, USA, Africa, Turkey, India, Nepal
- Personal traits: friendly, outgoing, talkative and hospitable
Here’s how we’ll spend the day and what we’ll do together.
1. Cretan agricultural activities
The visitor will have the chance to see first-hand how a traditional Cretan oil mill works and become involved in farming activities like looking after a lush home garden with lots of local herbs and plants.
2. Local Cretan lifestyle
The visitors will participate in the way local Cretans actually live, including tasting local food recipes, house wine and raki, walking around the village and the stunning surrounding landscape and architecture, visiting local artists in Malaxa village, visiting the Aptera archaeological site and enjoying cretan music, dancing, singing and a traditional meal at a local tavern.
Group size is five persons maximum.
Booking for this experience is subject to final confirmation from the hostess, Katerina Marinaki.
Your adventure awaits!
We have put together an extensive array of authentic Greek experiences all over Greece, that cover your potential preferences. All experiences are carried out by friendly and knowledgeable local hosts. Go beyond typical tours and see how locals live. Explore insider's walk-abouts and off-the-beaten-track routes, meet real people in real life situations, do and learn Greek things, experience Greek culture and civilization. Get behind the tourists' facade of sea, sun, and ancient ruins and spend a day to become part of actual Greek life on a day-to day basis. You'll end up with warm lifetime memories!