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Cretan Olive Oil Farm

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Address: Sarakinou Kefali | Havania, Agios Nikolaos, Crete 721 00, Greece
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Phone Number: +30 2841 024139
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Cretan Olive Oil Farm is a place where you can explore the unknown side of...

Cretan Olive Oil Farm is a place where you can explore the unknown side of Crete and its products.You will experience the way we were producing traditional Cretan products such as olive oil, wine, raki & pottery in a unique environment. See, Taste, Smell, Touch.

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A must do trip! Definitely recommend

Firstly, the Cretan Olive Oil Farm is beautiful and has excellent staff who make you feel very welcome from the moment you enter. I worked at a hotel kids club in Crete from... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Firstly, the Cretan Olive Oil Farm is beautiful and has excellent staff who make you feel very welcome from the moment you enter. I worked at a hotel kids club in Crete from July-November 2016 and was lucky enough to bring children aged 5-11 years old to the Olive Farm on a weekly basis where we would explore the farm,... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Guide was very enthusiastic and knowledgeable. Worth a visit if you are in the area. Came away feeling some of the enthusiasm had brushed off.

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Ashford, Kent
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Try this out. It's small and simple but packed full of interesting stories and history. The shop and products are amazing too. The best olive oil I've tasted!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Pleasant small place which makes up for the lack of open local museums. Staff were kind and interesting to talk to. The artefacts were interesting and everything (including all the plants) were clearly labelled. Price to enter was 1.50 with a larger charge for full guided explanations. However when I asked to pay I was told not to worry if... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This family owned attraction aims to educate visitors regarding Cretian olive oil production. Did you know that 20% of world Olive Oil production comes from Crete! We were welcomed by the father and son who conducted a brief tour and told us all we ever wanted to know about Olives and Olive Oil. There are some old presses and other... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My husband and I spent the morning here and totally enjoyed being in the open-air outside kitchen learning to make authentic Cretan dolamades and tzaziki :) We loved the shop and bought several things, good value, great, friendly staff, we would definitely go back!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed the visit. The friendly staff are ready to answer any questions and there are some nice oils, jams and honey on sale which are ideal gifts. Would recommend.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 14, 2016

It seems the Cretian Olive Oil is the best in Greece, here you find a farm who is a frabrication of fresh cold pressed olive oil, extra vierge, you see the pressing machine; also you can buy this very good oilive oil, but also other products of the farm, products with oil for cosmetic, etc.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016

Our first visit and very worthwhile. Our guide was superb and the purchases in the shop outstanding. We would recommend the honey.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 7, 2016 via mobile

Excellent way to spend an hour or so! Very quaint. Lovely staff. Would reccomend. Nice look at how oil was made. Great gift shop.

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