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Terra Creta

Kamisiana, Kolymbari, Platanias, Crete 73006, Greece
+30 2824 083340
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Very interesting and fun visit!

We called the same morning to sign up for the tour the same day. Interesting tour with the guide... read more

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Sarah L
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Interesting to see the inside of an olive oil production facility and listen to how the olives are... read more

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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 73006, Greece
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We called the same morning to sign up for the tour the same day. Interesting tour with the guide Lia who explained all the different stages of making olive oil: growing olives on the trees, harvesting, and processing. The modern machines were interesting to see...More

Thank Sarah L
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Interesting to see the inside of an olive oil production facility and listen to how the olives are produced and delivered to the mill from the local farmers. The guide Lia was great, and very funny as a bonus.

Thank Karl B
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Our guide Lia was an experienced employ who was very informative to provide interesting details about the Terra Creta olive oil production. It is also a good tour for families and children. Because it was not in the harvesting season from October to February, we...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Made me and my family appreciate the value of oil. Our guide Mrs.Lia was very polite and friendly through all the tour. You will see how they collect and process olives until the final product! The olive oil tasting at the end was mind blowing!

Thank Xristos P
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this factory as part of our 'Pleasures of Crete' tour with the 'Little Fun Train's what a brilliant experience. Already big fans of Olive Oil. You learn about the journey of how olives from the tree are then processed into the oil we...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice experience and lot of information about how the process of making olive oil looks like: We were very happy to taste one of best olive oil in Greece.

Thank Adam N
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

With the help of our guide, Lia, we had a fascinating visit at Terra Creta, a sparkling and modern olive oil production facility. I wasn't really sure that olive oil production could be a fun subject, but with Lia's personality and all the extra bits...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was a great adventure! Our guide was Lia - a lady who does her job with very positive passion and a great seanse of humour. We recommend this place very much and for sure will be back for a bigger shopping ! Paula Bartek...More

Thank Paula B
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Emmanouil K, Public Relations Manager at Terra Creta, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

A great review from a happy visitor. We are glad that your excellent "Terra Creta Olive OIl Experience" is reflected on your positive feedback See you again

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you have an interest in how olive oil is produced and do not want to spend a day or two with a tour company, the Terra Creta olive oil production facility tour is a must. The tour guide, Kostas, was very knowledgable and made...More

Thank Paul F
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Emmanouil K, Public Relations Manager at Terra Creta, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

A great review from a happy visitor. We are glad that your excellent "Terra Creta Olive OIl Experience" is reflected on your positive feedback See you again

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We loved the tour and tasting of the Terra Creta Olive Oil facility. Our guide, Lia, was excellent and funny! She answered all of our questions. We saw olive trees up close, which we'd never seen before, and got to do an oilve oil tasting...More

Thank CrystalfromNL
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June 23, 2018|
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Response from Emmanouil K | Property representative |
Good afternoon Yes of course, please contact Nikos MAGKOUTIS - PRODUITS DE GRECE S.A.S. 60 rue Gounod, 68400 Riedisheim, France Fixe: 0389438350, Fax: 0389337087, Mob: 0760185380, Thank you
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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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