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Terra Creta

Kamisiana, Kolymbari, Platanias, Crete 730 06, Greece
+30 2824 083340
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Really Amazing Visit!

Kostas was our tour guide and took us around the field, took us into the olive oil production and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bethany H
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Dundee, United Kingdom
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An informative and entertaining tour thanks to Lia. Hospitality fantastic. Tasting session... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Annie B
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Olive oil enthusiast or expert? Passionate about a healthy diet or vegetarian? Friend of the Cretan culture and diet or just curious about natural products? In any case, you are in the right place to get all the answers. Located in the heart of Kolymvari region, just 20 minutes drive time from the city of Chania, Terra Creta can give you a total "olive oil experience" at its innovative, state of the art & certified facilities. From harvesting to production in the olive mill, and from bottling to a guided olive oil tasting, visitors can experience and learn about every aspect of our precious juice of the olive fruit, the quality Cretan olive oil. Please note thatr olive mill is operating only from October to February. All the other months is open for visitors and the extraction procedure is been analysed thoroughly from our quides. Further information and tips about best use and storage are provided by our highly skilled personnel, also throught flyers in English, German, French and Russian. Visitors can purchase high quality Terra Creta olive oil of different labels at our store, along with balsamic vinegar and Greek olives in a variety of travel-safe packaging. Upon request, we can send purchased products to a given address via courier service with excellent rates and safe packaging. You will have a chance to sample a variety of appetizers after the olive oil tasting, free of charge. IMPORTANT NOTICE - Please keep in mind that the tour of 12:45 is a combined tour with another large group, while those at 10:30 and 14:30 are individual tours with 2 to 20 people. Trouble-free transfer to our facilities can be arranged. There is no charge for children under 16 years of age. We also offer a special discount for groups of more than 8 adults. CRETAN OLIVE OIL TASTING PRO SEMINAR Join the ranks of olive oil connoisseurs for a PRO organoleptic evaluation and learn how to tell by the taste which olive oil is excellent or has a defect, which is more fruity and which one is better for your health! Finish your seminar with a blind tasting and enrich your knowledge on the real olive oil world. Tailor made seminars can be organized upon request (from two to eight people)
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Kamisiana, Kolymbari, Platanias, Crete 730 06, Greece
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Kostas was our tour guide and took us around the field, took us into the olive oil production and also showed us the bottling. He made the experience very interesting and answered every question put to him, which was very helpful. We then had an...More

Thank Bethany H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An informative and entertaining tour thanks to Lia. Hospitality fantastic. Tasting session excellent. Recommend 100%

Thank Annie B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The titel says everything. Greetings to Lia, she was our guide and she was pretty good in her job. She gave as answers about "deeper" questions as well. :)

Thank Ursula W
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We did a short 45 min tour with Kostas, who was incredibly knowledgeable and informative. What I liked about the tour was that it didn't drag on too long, especially since we stopped over on our way to the beach. Kostas gave us a quick...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We didn't want to risk just turning up so booked and paid online in the morning of the day we wanted to visit, all very easy and stress-free. Kostas, our guide, was waiting for us on our arrival and showed us around the site. He...More

Thank Claire L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the Terra Creta olive press and bottling facility as part of a Land Rover Safari. Our guide, Lia, whose day job is in the laboratory at the factory looking after product quality, guided us through each stage of the process from picking the...More

Thank crjohnstone
Reviewed 10 June 2017

Our visit to Terra Creta was both entertaining and informative. I learned a great deal about olive oil from our wonderful guide, Kostas. At the end of the tour we were given a tasting session of a variety of different olive oil types, and clear...More

Thank MPresser
Emmanouil K, Public Relations Manager at Terra Creta, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2017

Thank you for the positive comment. Each review helps us to improve our tours and increase the positive experience of our visitors. For more on Terra Creta quality products, you may follow our Facebook or instagram page. Enjoy your time Crete Emmanouil

Reviewed 4 June 2017

guide trip on terra creta you hear the story about oliven how many tree an the production nice trip.many tasty product an you can bye if you find some for you

Thank Anders60
Emmanouil K, Public Relations Manager at Terra Creta, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2017

Thank you for the positive comment. Each review helps us to improve our tours and increase the positive experience of our visitors. For more on Terra Creta quality products, you may follow our Facebook or instagram page. Enjoy your time Crete Emmanouil

Reviewed 23 May 2017

A most informative tour , thank you Kosta. From tree to bottle all is explained in a friendly way with all our questions (clever or stupid) answered equally. There is so much more to this than olive oil and we'd encourage anyone to visit this...More

Thank Lamboid2
Emmanouil K, Public Relations Manager at Terra Creta, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2017

Thank you for the positive comment. Each review helps us to improve our tours and increase the positive experience of our visitors. For more on Terra Creta quality products, you may follow our Facebook or instagram page. Enjoy your time Crete Emmanouil

Reviewed 22 May 2017

Very interesting and well planned tour of the factory which told us everything we'd been wondering about oil production, such as what the bags hanging in the trees were, how the harvest was organised - as well as some gossip about working with Cretan farmers!...More

Thank cassava_7
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Response from Emmanouil K | Property representative |
Thank you for the request. Please send me an e-mail for send our partners details emm.karpadakis@terracreta.gr Kind regards Emmanouil
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