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Eco Events

Eleftheriou Venizelou 39, Rethymnon, Crete 741 00, Greece
+30 2831 050055
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great experience, individual approach

Being in Crete, and not seeing an olive factory? We asked everywhere and no one offered it. Ran... read more

Reviewed June 7, 2018
Jenia R
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Jacksonville, Florida
Best tour ever!

From my first email inquiry to schedule our tours, to our first day meeting Hara, our tour guide... read more

Reviewed June 7, 2018
JoAnn D
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Tampa, Florida
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The purpose of EcoEvents daily trips, is to offer to visitors the opportunity to get to know a part of the real Crete by going to places they wouldn't visit unless the local people took them there(traditional villages, wine yards, olive production,cretan cuisine).Visitors can Choose between our 'Theme Trips':Eco Trip,Cretan Cooking Class, Wine and olive oil tasting, Beer tasting, fishing and sailing trips!
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Eleftheriou Venizelou 39, Rethymnon, Crete 741 00, Greece
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Reviewed June 7, 2018

Being in Crete, and not seeing an olive factory? We asked everywhere and no one offered it. Ran into this company, that offered most unique (wine, olive, gastronomy) private tours. We went to an olive factory, a winery and had lunch in a small village,...More

Thank Jenia R
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Reviewed June 7, 2018 via mobile

From my first email inquiry to schedule our tours, to our first day meeting Hara, our tour guide, we were so pleased with the warmth and professionalism of this tour group. We started with an amazing cooking class in the small village of Pigi and...More

Thank JoAnn D
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Reviewed June 1, 2018

Had a great half day tour of the Old City of Rethymno, the Fortress, and Marina. Knowledgeable tour guide Kostas provided a fun experience and interesting stops for Olive Oil, Spices and Honey tastings. 2.5 hours, quickly turned into nearly 4 hours. The highlight was...More

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Reviewed August 30, 2017

manager who was totally amazing took my 15 yr son & I on a private trip to experience what we had not seen & a taste of what we wanted before we had to go home. He was so easy to be with a joy....More

Thank NickyMillen
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Aloupis K, Διευθυντής at Eco Events, responded to this reviewResponded September 6, 2017

it was trully my pleasure! i had a great time...and i feel really lucky to work in an office like Eco events, where i can meet people like you!!!!! see you soon as promised!

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Reviewed August 15, 2017 via mobile

We went here last minute to hire a car, in peak period may I add. Margarita, who served us, was absolutely lovely, gave us tips for restaurants around the island and looked after us fabulously. She even personally met us to return the car after...More

Thank Laura W
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Aloupis K, Διευθυντής at Eco Events, responded to this reviewResponded September 6, 2017

Thank you so much or your kind words... kisses from Margarita :)

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Reviewed July 28, 2017 via mobile

Went for a olive oil and wine tasting in the beginning of May 2017. Had a great trip with Kostas who arranged a tailor made tour for us being very considerate of our requests. One person needed gluten free options with the tasting and that...More

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Aloupis K, Manager at Eco Events, responded to this reviewResponded July 31, 2017

I am really thankfull for your review. I had a great day with you and i hope to see you again in our island! Best regards

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Reviewed June 16, 2017

My Wife & I had an absolutely fantastic guided tour of an olive oil factory, a winery and a local Creten meal. We were extremely lucky enough to be guided by both Kostas & Alia! They picked us up at our hotel, transported us to...More

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Aloupis K, Manager at Eco Events, responded to this reviewResponded June 18, 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words! We try our best every time... but with you it was really a pleasure! Hope to see you soon enough :)

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Reviewed May 13, 2017

I was emailing this company before I came to Crete to see what tours were running as I was coming to Crete outside of the main tourist season. First thing to say is that the communication was top notch and excellent. Secondly, people who were...More

Thank nelsmels
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Aloupis K, Manager at Eco Events, responded to this reviewResponded May 15, 2017

I am so happy to hear that you had a great day! We never cancel the last minute :) even if it is only one person! I want to thank you for your understanding and for this beautifull review!

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Reviewed May 10, 2017 via mobile

Kostas gave us excellent advice on two Gorge hikes. He rented a car and gave us an itinerary and great recommendations for one trip and arranged for us to walk Samaria Gorge with a group of like-minded and experienced hikers. Now he has to get...More

Thank art9y
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Aloupis K, Manager at Eco Events, responded to this reviewResponded May 12, 2017

That's for sure! All the information you gave me, made me anxious to visit Zion's canyon! I really thank you for your review :) Cheers and i hope that in the future we will be able to hike all together!

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Reviewed April 24, 2017 via mobile

We were a group of 3, did the cooking class with eco events. It was amazing. We went to a cute village in Pigi, walked around the village. Maria is the cooking instructor, she doesn't speak English, but you have a guide to help translate....More

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Aloupis K, Manager at Eco Events, responded to this reviewResponded April 26, 2017

Thank you for your kind review... we are really happy you had a great time! Hope to see you next time you will visit our island! Best Regards :)

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ta307
May 30, 2018|
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Response from Aloupis K | Property representative |
Hello, kindly check our site ecoevents.gr for the prices and details of the classes, for any additional question please contact us on sales at ecoevents.gr Best regards
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Cindy G
March 25, 2018|
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Response from Aloupis K | Property representative |
Hi, unfortunately we were closed at the moment... we just opened for the summer season... we are truly sorry
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