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Terra Creta

Kolymbari, Greece
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About Terra Creta
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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Reviewed 6 days ago

We had a wonderful time with Lia. She's a lot of fun, a very interesting person, and very knowledgeable and professional. Her anecdotes made the whole process come alive. Terra Creta is a beautiful facility and we thoroughly enjoyed our time there. We learned so...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Ruth W
manolischania, Public Relations Manager at Terra Creta, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for the great review. We are glad for your positive Terra Creta Olive Oil Experience tour We hope to see you again Enjoy every drop of our precious EVOO

Reviewed 1 week ago

Maria our tour guide had a wonderful personality. She was very informative and explained the whole process of making olive oil from growing to picking to processing and packaging. We even were taught how to taste the olive oil. I am anxious to go home...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Emori51
Reviewed 1 week ago

A fascinating tour with lovely people who seem to know everything there's to know about olives. I've learned so much. But also enjoyed tremendously the ambience of that place. Highly recommended!

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank JakubUrbaniak
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent place, informative tour, very kind people. It was an excellent experience even with small kids. And the oil is fabolous :)

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank ogdsjyxm
Reviewed August 9, 2019

Thank you to our guide Maria: knowledgeable, passionate and interesting: you cannot come to Creta and not stop by! And the finale is very tasty!

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank MTremblay44
Reviewed August 3, 2019

Our guide Maria explained the nutrional value and significance of extra virgin olive oil. The flow of the olive and even a tasting session was included. The children (4 and 6) loved it as well. We felt very welcome! This international company still has the...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Ilse_Leuven2014
Reviewed July 31, 2019

Must recommed this place to all Gretan visitors! Very nice tour around mill ja tasting was interesting. We also bought olive Oil from their shop, it is cheaper than in shops.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Susanna H
Reviewed July 30, 2019 via mobile

The tour was very interesting and easy to follow. The finishing olive oil tasting with our guide Maria gave a first insight in the complexity of olive oil. This was a nice and easy-to-reach trip from Chania. It was well spent time. The route to...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank jal-stockholm
Reviewed July 30, 2019

We had a tour today with Maria and truly enjoyed every minute of this experience. To begin, she was extremely accommodating in helping us find an available tour for the short period of time we were visiting. She was attentive and helpful during our email...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank sjf526
manolischania, Public Relations Manager at Terra Creta, responded to this reviewResponded July 31, 2019

We are glad you had such a wonderful experience!! Definitely, we are looking forward to seeing you again. Enjoy every drop of our precious Q-EVOO

Reviewed July 29, 2019 via mobile

Excellent tour, well organised. Pleasant people. We learned a lot about olives and making oliveoil. Thank you

Date of experience: July 2019
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Response from manolischania | 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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