Olive oil tour Epidaurus
The famous national Greek poet Odiseas Elitis has said: ” If you disconnect Greece, at the end you will find an olive, a vine and a ship.” Which means with those 3 ‘ingredients’ you can rebuild the Greece-Hellas.The olive tree played great role from antiquity as a symbol of Goddess Athena who according the Greek tradition, she was the one that she planted the first olive tree in Greece, in Athens.
It was used to made wreaths of olive branches during the Olympic games, as offerings to Gods as therapeutic treatment and many other uses.Greeks were the first that they planted and cultivated the olive trees in Mediterranean area.Nowadays Greece is one of the top three countries that they produce olive oil for the worldwide market.How they collect the fruit, what is the procedure of making this gold juice as Greeks used to call it?Those any many others you are going to find out, learn, experience through the olive oil tasting that we can offer you.There are many family businesses that they offer you this experience. We have chosen the best of them, not only with the criterion of the size and the modern technology equipment that they may have some of them, but also for the quality of the olive oil that they have and the experience-knowledge as well, of the owners.This tour –the olive oil tasting will last about 1h in any city-place you wish to book it,plus the duration of the transportation that you will need to get there.We can offer you 2 kinds of olive oil tasting
NOTES:All the extra activities can be combined with your olive oil tasting , During July & August do not miss the live theatrical or musical performances based in ancient Greek plays (Comedies or tragedies) with English subtitles in the theatre of Epidaurus.
Depends on season and number of persons , please contact us
Departure/Return LocationPhilellinon Square or your Hotel
IncludedLocal, English speaking tour escortphotographs from the tour
Not IncludedLicensed tour guide