Tailor-made tour for couples or small groups of family or friends.
Try your hand at local cookery, pottery and dairy life on Naxos Island.
Day 1: Naxos
Meet your escort at the airport and transfer to your chosen hotel. if you fly into a nearby island, then your transfer will be by ferryboat. overnight in Naxos.
Day 2: At Leisure on Naxos
Relax in your hotel, explore this beautiful island's castle or other landmarks or simply enjoy one of the best beaches in the Greek islands.
Day 3: Cookery Lesson
Visit a local farm, learn about Naxian agriculture and gather seasonal vegetables to be used in your cooking class, where a local housewife will invite you into her home and teach you to prepare a typical Naxian meal. after savoring the delicious meal together, visit a family-owned olive oil factory and see how this “liquid gold” was once painstakingly prepared and sample its delectable produce.
Day 4: At Leisure on Naxos
Another day to explore or relax at your leisure.
Day 5: Creamery and pottery workshop
Visit Kaganis Creamery, where a local shepherd will teach you how to make (and taste!) some of Naxos’ numerous famed cheeses. Visit a pottery workshop in quaint Damalas Village to see how artisans once crafted many of the everyday items used in the kitchens of Naxos’ past. model clay with your bare hands, and view the shop’s antique utensils.
Day 6: At Leisure on Naxos
Explore or relax at your leisure.
Day 7: Naxos Island Tour
Pick-up after breakfast for a full-day tour, with a delicious, homemade lunch at a charming village tavern. Explore the island, including the ancient temple of Demetra (530bc), the first Greek temple built entirely of marble. Visit a hundred-year-old distillery, which still produces Naxos’ well-known Kitron liqueur.
Day 7: At Leisure on Naxos
A final chance to explore Naxos.
Day 8: Return flight or another island
Pick up and transfer for your onward journey.
The Package Includes:
Return flights from the UK
7nts. 4* B&B on Naxos
Private arrival and departure transfers in all resorts
Escorted daily tours including lunch
Ferryboat ticket if required