We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Pottery lessons with a local in Margarites village, Arkadi monastery and lunch

Save
Share
This product is currently unavailable. This could be for reasons including it's out of season, currently sold out, or no longer operating.
From
$124.16
Overview
This excursion is considered to be an experiential, spiritual and cultural experience. Traveler throughout the visit in Arkadi Monastery can see its unique natural beauty, learn the prestigious history, hear the numerous legends deeply rooted in the time, and admire the its heirlooms and thesaurus richness. The next visit and the main destination is Margarites, which is a small and picturesque village famous for its pottery art. The tradition of pottery goes back many generations in this village and guests will be able to be a part of the procedure and a local will show them how the pots are hand thrown. After the pottery class guests will have the chance to taste the Cretan cuisine in a local taverna in the center of the village.
What to Expect
The first visit will be the historical monastery of Arkadi, which has a unique natural beauty, a sagnificant backgraound from early years and many legends deeply rooted in time. Arkadi is considered as an experiential and spiritual experience.
Show More
Important Information
Departure Point
Adelianos Kampos 741 00, Greece

Traveler pickup is offered
We provide hotel pick ups only in the region of Rethymno. For Chania and Heraklio there is an additional fee of 30 euros.
Departure Time
9:00 AM
Duration
5h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Lunch
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Tickets
  • Entry/Admission - Monastery of Arkadi
Exclusions
  • Alcoholic Beverages
Show More
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Reviews

Key Details
  • Duration: 5h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Low Price Guarantee
  • No Booking Fees
  • Secure Payments
  • 24/7 Support