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Easter - Cretan Style - Fireworks & Food

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Easter - Cretan Style - Fireworks & Food

Duur
5.5 uur
Groepsgrootte
Maximaal 6 personen
Inclusief
Eten, Drankjes, Vervoer
Gegeven in het
Engels
cultuurwandeling

Easter - Cretan Style - Fireworks & Food

cultuurwandeling

Easter - Cretan Style - Fireworks & Food

Duur
5.5 uur
Groepsgrootte
Maximaal 6 personen
Inclusief
Eten, Drankjes, Vervoer
Gegeven in het
Engels

Wat je gaat doen

Guests will be collected from their accommodation in the Elounda/Aghios Nikolaos region and taken to a local village to experience the foods, customs and traditions of the area over the Easter period. As the customs for the four days of Easter are different each day, I will arrange to take trips which differ depending on the day. On Good Friday we will go to the village of Pano Elounda for dinner in a local taverna, after which we will join the procession from the church around the village, following the icon and the priests to bestow blessings on the villagers. On Easter Saturday evening we will travel into Aghios Nikolaos for a later dinner, in order to watch the celebrations around the lake. We will have prime seats in the taverna so that we don't miss a moment of this amazing spectacle. On Easter Sunday we will travel along the coast for spit-roast lamb at a friend's fabulous beach side taverna. It will be a chance to mix with the locals and enjoy some real Cretan hospitality. Easter Monday, which is more low-key will offer a trip into the mountains to see amazing sights and to visit a remote plateau. The food at the taverna here is wonderful and the hospitality is warm and friendly. Easter foods will still be on the menu and a very enjoyable afternoon will be had. There will be a chance for a gentle stroll after lunch, to enjoy the fresh air and the flowers.

Je verhuurder

Lees meer over Julia

Julia

I am a cookery writer and cook from the UK, who has been working on Crete as a guide for 20 years. I have many friends in remote mountain areas of Crete who run traditional tavernas and I am familiar with the traditional foods and customs of Crete over the Easter period. Over the years I have found the very best places to visit and to eat, and my reviews on TripAdvisor are 100% positive. In the UK I taught crafts and cookery in the private sector and appeared on Radio 4 and local radio stations, as well as BBC 1 TV on many occasions. I have written several books on cookery, folklore and myths in the UK and am currently working on a book of Cretan recipes, customs, flora and fauna.

Wat er is inbegrepen

Eten
Depending on the event we will be attending, guests will be taken to lunch or dinner at a specially selected taverna.
Drankjes
Guests will be provided with two alcoholic drinks of their choice and also tea, coffee, water or soft drinks.
Vervoer
Guests will travel by jeep or mini-bus to the selected destinations. Some of the mountain trips require short periods of…

Waar je naartoe gaat

Each day over Easter will be different. On Good Friday we will take an evening trip to Pano Elounda, to eat in a local taverna and to attend the service and procession around the village. On Easter Saturday we will take a trip into Aghios Nikolaos to explore the town, before taking our seats at a lovely taverna on the lake to watch the celebrations and the burning of an effigy of Judas. This spectacle is quite magnificent.

Dingen om rekening mee te houden

Annuleringsvoorwaarden

Elke ervaring kan binnen 24 uur na aankoop, of ten minste zeven dagen voor aanvang, worden geannuleerd met volledige restitutie.

Communicatiebeleid

Communiceer altijd via Airbnb. Om veilig te kunnen betalen en communiceren, is het belangrijk dat je altijd gebruikmaakt van de Airbnb-website of -app.

Vereisten voor gasten

Er kunnen maximaal 6 gasten van 12 jaar en ouder deelnemen. Guests should let me know if they have any worried about fireworks

Alcohol

Deze ervaring bevat alcohol. Alleen aan gasten die oud genoeg zijn om te mogen drinken, wordt alcohol geserveerd.

Meer tips

All dietary requirements can be catered for, we just need to know in advance.

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Airbnb-ervaringen zijn gecontroleerd op kwaliteit

  • Lokale experts

    Geleid door locals die houden van waar ze wonen en wat ze doen.

  • Kleine groepen

    In een kleine groep is er altijd voldoende persoonlijke aandacht.

  • Kwaliteit hoog in het vaandel

    Elke ervaring wordt gecontroleerd op hoe uniek deze toegang geeft tot een bepaalde plek.

Julia
Easter - Cretan Style - Fireworks & Food
Nieuwe ervaring
Vanaf $112/persoon
Nieuwe ervaring
Vanaf $112/persoon