Private tour

Naxos Highlights With Olive Grove Visit and Tastings

Activity provider: Greeking.me

Naxos Highlights With Olive Grove Visit and Tastings

Activity provider: Greeking.me

From US$ 422.79 per group up to 2

Experience Naxos through the eyes of a local on this private tour. See the authentic side of Naxos, visit its hidden gems, have lunch and an olive oil tasting, and learn about its history and culture.

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Duration 5 hours
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Live tour guide
Faeroese, English
Private group

Experience

Highlights
  • Tour a local, luscious olive grove and indulge in olive-oil tasting
  • Enjoy local tastes of Greek food at the famous marble village
  • Learn about Kitron liquor production at a distillery in the village of Halki
  • Visit the site of the unfinished colossal archaic statue of Apollo
  • See Naxos island’s impressive historic and cultural highlights on a private tour
Full description

Discover the highlights of Naxos on this private tour with an expert guide. You’ll explore a local olive grove, have an olive tasting alongside delicious local delicacies, and more. See the authentic side of Naxos, visit its hidden gems, and learn about its history and culture.

After being picked up, your 5-hour tour will start with a visit to a luscious olive grove, where you will be talked through the processes involved in the production of local olive oil.

Next, you will get to taste the riches of the Naxian land with an olive oil tasting experience that will include local tastes.

When it comes to Greek and Naxian culture, history can’t be left out. You’ll learn about the unfinished colossal archaic statue of Apollo, that was discovered by local farmers.

After a glimpse of the island's ancient past, you will be driven to Naxos' highlands passing the marble quarries. Of course, your tour cannot leave out the local liqueur of the island, Kitron. For that reason, you will visit a 100-year-old distillery in the village of Halki, and admire the process of Kitron-making.

Your tour will conclude with you savoring traditional dessert and a cup of traditional Greek coffee in the village of Halki, and your driver returning you to your hotel with a full stomach and high spirits!

Includes
  • Luxury transportation.
  • Commentary by an expert certified guide.
  • Visits to 3 villages: Myloi, Apeiranthos, and Chalki.
  • Visit to Archaic Kouros site at Melanes
  • Visit to olive farm & olive oil tasting with local organic snacks
  • Panoramic drive with marble quarries views
  • Naxian dish with meat, and famous Naxian potatoes paired with cheese & wine tasting at Apeiranthos village
  • Visit to 100-year-old liquor distillery and tasting of local Kitron liquor
  • Dessert with traditional Greek coffee
  • All taxes and VAT
  • Personal expenses
  • Gratuities for guide & driver
Covid-19 precautions
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sun hat
  • Camera

Product ID: 413368