Flavors of Greece: Cooking Classes & Wineries

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9 Nights
Limited Time Special Offer

Immerse yourself in Greek cuisine & culture!

Foodies and wine-lovers, we made this vacation for you! Spend 9 nights in the stunning islands and villages of Greece. You’ll take cooking classes from local chefs, learning to prepare fresh vegetables, creamy cheeses, and savory meats to create authentic dishes! Explore Athens, Santorini, and Crete. Stop at wineries to learn the history of grapes and vineyards of these areas. See black and red beaches of Crete, white-washed houses of Santorini, and bustling city center landmarks in Athens. You’ll never forget the scrumptious cuisine you eat on the journey - dine on white eggplant, fava, Cretan cheeses, and dakos. You’ll fall in love with the incredible sights, smells, and tastes of this Greek cuisine adventure!

What's Included
  • Round-trip economy class airfare to Athens (ATH)
  • All airport, ferry port and hotel transfers
  • 2 nights in Athens at the Hotel Amalia, or similar
  • Private Food Tour of Athens with lunch
  • Private Athens sightseeing tour with Acropolis Site
  • High speed ferry from Athens to Santorini
  • 3 nights in Santorini at the Santorini Palace Hotel, or similar
  • Private full-day tour of Santorini with wine tasting at a local winery
  • Santorini Cooking Class
  • High speed ferry from Santorini to Crete
  • 3 nights in Crete at the Aquila Atlantis Hotel, or similar
  • Private full-day tour to Knossos & Arolithos with cooking class
  • Private half-day tour to Archanes & Peza with wine tasting at a local winery
  • One-way economy class flight from Crete to Athens
  • 1 night in Athens at the Hotel Amalia, or similar
  • Breakfast daily
Great Ways to Explore
  • Take cooking classes classes and wine tastings in Athens, Santorini, and Crete! You'll get a taste of the fresh, authentic cuisine Greece is famous for. 

  • Tour incredible Athens sites like the Temple of Athena, Erechtheion, and the Parthenon!

  • Gaze at the famous white-washed houses of Santorini! 

  • Tour small wineries, and sip locally-made wine throughout your tour of the region! 

  • Take a cooking class in the traditional village of Arolithos! You'll learn about Cretan life as a local host teaches your lesson. 

Package Overview

Spend 9 nights exploring the best food and wine highlights of Greece! Spend your first few days exploring Athens. Stroll the streets of Plaka and try honey, cheese, and pastries from local vendors! See famous landmarks like the Pathenon and Temple of Athena Nike.

On the next leg of your journey, you’ll take a ferry to Santorini, where your food and wine touring continues. Take in the white-washed houses that the island is famous for - don’t forget to snap some pictures! You’ll enjoy a cooking class where you’ll learn six Santorinian recipes!

After a few days of blach sand beaches, traditional villages, and wineries, you’ll take the ferry to Crete. You’ll have another cooking class to savor Cretan dishes. Spend time roaming the streets and taking tours! You’ll visit the Palace of Knossos, one of the most historic places in Greece.

Finally, you’ll toast to your journey with some wine on your last night of the journey in Athens. You’ll never forget this tasty journey through Greece!

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