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Gavalas Crete Wines

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Fantastic wine experience

Visited more than once, the family is welcoming and do their best not only to make you feel welcome... read more

Reviewed June 6, 2018
Crete, Greece
A genuine Cretan winery experience!

We've been in Heraklion for five days and we wanted to visit a winery on the outskirts,so as to... read more

Reviewed June 4, 2018
Athens, Greece
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The tradition of winemaking in the Gavalas family dates back to 1906, when the first vineyards were planted in the village Vorias. As the years went by, the vineyards were gradually growing and in 2001, Nikos Gavalas, added all the vineyards as part...more
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| Vorias Monofatsiou, Heraklion, Crete 70010, Greece
+30 2894 051060
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Reviewed June 6, 2018

Visited more than once, the family is welcoming and do their best not only to make you feel welcome but to make you live a completely different experience as far as wines are concerned. Cretan hospitality at its best combined with some of the best...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed June 4, 2018

We've been in Heraklion for five days and we wanted to visit a winery on the outskirts,so as to enjoy the beautiful Cretan scenery and for that ,we decided to visit Gavalas winery in Vorias village.We have gone for food in Archanes and then in...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed May 27, 2018

It is very nice family winery with variery of wines which they can satisfy almost anyone. It is a little far but i enjoy the route throught the small village's wich are tottaly inside the nature and of course i enjoyed the visit in the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed December 9, 2017

What a brilliant surprise to be led to this wonderful valley and Nikos Gavalas. When our friend Rebecca Skevaki puts together an adventure, she sure does deliver. We were delighted to take in the Cretan landscapes along the way to this fairly remote winery. And...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank philbo45
Reviewed June 1, 2017

We had an amazing wine tasting at this gorgeous winery! We left there with 6 bottles of wine to try to fit into suitcases because they were just that good! Beautiful tasting room in the cellar to go with the delicious wine!

Date of experience: May 2017
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