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SAFOWI Santorini Food and Wine Tours

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Address: P.O. Box 23020, Oia TK 84702 , Greece
Phone Number: +30 2286 071474
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Description: For the discerning traveler, NOT TO BE MISSED! We offer daily private and...
For the discerning traveler, NOT TO BE MISSED! We offer daily private and semi-private wine tours,cooking classes,island adventures and more... Never more than 6 persons, you are guaranteed a private tour feeling at a semi private price! You will visit vineyards and wineries as we travel the island and of course, drink some of the most distinctive wines Greece has to offer. Learn how the ancient, indigenous varieties are transformed into the world famous VinSanto, the crisp, bold fresh whites and the mellowed oak fermented whites. Discover the new and surprising reds, all paired with local, traditional dishes. We also offer customized food/island events.
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Great winery tour!

My wife and I were interested in learning about Santorini wines and seeing more of the island than the standard Fira/Oia route. I'm very glad that our travel agent recommended... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 24, 2015
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Milford, Connecticut
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Milford, Connecticut
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9 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

My wife and I were interested in learning about Santorini wines and seeing more of the island than the standard Fira/Oia route. I'm very glad that our travel agent recommended going with SAFOWI. If you're already on TripAdviser, you probably realize that there are a number of winery tours but I can't imagine that any of them are better than... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

The wine tour/cooking class combination was great. Phenix is a wonderful guide, very knowledgeable about Santorini wines and the island's history.We even stopped at the local brewery for a tasting. Our cooking portion of the trip was a lot of fun with a terrific chef. I highly recommend this tour for anyone visiting Santorini.

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SAFOWI, Owner at SAFOWI Santorini Food and Wine Tours, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your king words. Glad you enjoyed yourselves... More 

Dallas, Texas
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16 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Phenix knows a lot about Santorini wines. My wife was impressed with her knowledge. We really enjoyed her enthusiasm. The wine trip was a great way to see the island while tasting great wines. The last stop included some really tasty appetizers. I have no complaints. I recommend doing it the first day you are there. Phenix provides great recommendations... More 

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SAFOWI, Owner at SAFOWI Santorini Food and Wine Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review and joining in on a tour! Glad that you have "no complaints". More 

Los Angeles, California
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Phenix is fabulous! She has a depth of knowledge about Santorini’s history and its wines and is the perfect host. She drove us around most of the island, sharing stories I didn’t hear on other tours and took us to 3 different wineries. She also took time to learn about each of us and the types of wines we enjoy.... More 

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SAFOWI, Owner at SAFOWI Santorini Food and Wine Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review! You hit on the main ingredients that make Safowi tours different than most out here on the island. Very happy that you all enjoyed yourselves. More 

Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Phenix was warm and inviting right from the beginning. My husband and myself knew very little about wine and she answered all of our questions without making us feel like we were bothering her. The highlight of the trip was the cooking lesson at The Bone. Towards the end of our meal Phenix even came back and sat with us... More 

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SAFOWI, Owner at SAFOWI Santorini Food and Wine Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review and glad you enjoyed yourselves... More 

London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 via mobile

We didn't want to organise too many trips so researched and chose the lovely Phenix. She is brilliant, knowledgeable and fun! We visited 3 vineyards and had some of the best chocolate ever! The mezze was really tasty and complemented the wine. She advised us on restaurants and loads of other things. Nothing was too much trouble. I recommend!! X

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SAFOWI, Owner at SAFOWI Santorini Food and Wine Tours, responded to this review

Thank you thank you thank you for your generous review. I enjoyed your company as well. Come back soon!! More 

Tampa, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

Phenix was the perfect tour guide! We arrived in Santorini the night before and started our first day with Phenix on our wine tour. This was perfect because not only was she providing us with her expertise on Santorini wines, but she provided history, an introduction to the culture and suggestions on things to do while we were visiting this... More 

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SAFOWI, Owner at SAFOWI Santorini Food and Wine Tours, responded to this review

I am so happy you all enjoyed yourselves and thank you for sharing your lovely family with me. I really enjoy having families on my tours!! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015 via mobile

So it was one of the best experiences we had...we are not wine experts but Phenix was like a friend - fun, personal ...sharing and showing.She took us to top 3 wineries on the island and the tour ended with lunch in a vineyard:)...overall beautiful and great fun.Pl don't leave the island without doing this tour ...Phenix is a great... More 

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SAFOWI, Owner at SAFOWI Santorini Food and Wine Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for your glowing words. I am happy that you enjoyed yourselves. Did you make it to Akrotiri the next day? It was a shame that the weather was not better.... More 

Abu Dhabi
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

By far this was the best experience of our entire 9 day trip to Greece. Phenix was an absolute gem. She was so patient and knowledgeable and super fun. We were a group of 7 and two of our party did not make it to the pick up point on time. SoPhenix picked us up and then went to their... More 

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SAFOWI, Owner at SAFOWI Santorini Food and Wine Tours, responded to this review

Thank you Thank you Thank you! You were a great group and I am glad you all enjoyed yourselves. I am also glad that your Vinsanto switch got sorted out and you ended up with what you wanted. More 

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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11 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

I read on tripadvisor about this wine tour and promptly booked it.Usually when a tour has such high reviews i'm weary of what the real life experience would be like. Phenix did not disappoint!!! This was by far the best experience we had on our trip.. it was educational, with information about both wines and the history of the land... More 

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SAFOWI, Owner at SAFOWI Santorini Food and Wine Tours, responded to this review

Well you all where a treat for me. What a fun Day! Glad to hear that mistaken Vinsanto was sorted... Thank you for your business and come back and see us! More 

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Address: Address: P.O. Box 23020, Oia TK 84702 , Greece
Phone Number: +30 2286 071474
Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Cyclades  >  Santorini  >  Oia

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