Enrich your visit to Corfu with a unique Private, Half Day tour which combines an authentic, local Olive Oil Tasting Experience with a visit to the must-see UNESCO-listed Corfu Town. Visit the family-run, 15th-century Governor Olive Mill, treat yourself to the award-winning, extra virgin olive oil, and take part in a special workshop where you will learn how to distinguish top quality olive oil like a professional. Then explore the captivating Corfu Town, renowned for its rich history, distinctive Italianate architecture and vibrant atmosphere!
DURATION 4.5 hour
LOCATION Corfu, Greece
Board your private, air-conditioned vehicle and set off to explore Corfu like a local through a unique Private Tour that combines an unforgettable olive oil experience with a tour of Corfu Town!
Your day kicks off with a visit to the family-owned, 15th century Governor's Olive Mill, standing out for its exceptional Premium Extra Virgin Olive Oil, whose quality has been recognized with significant International Awards. Meet the producers, the Dafnis family, discover the many generations' history of the Dafnis Oil and take a guided tour of the mill production, processing and standardization areas. The best part of your visit is, of course, the tasting session! Tantalize your taste buds as you sample this “liquid gold’ paired with the most delicious local delicacies including freshly-picked tomatoes, feta cheese and bread and accompanied by a glass of local wine. You will also take part in a special workshop where you will learn how to distinguish top quality olive oill from the regular, commercial ones.
After this fascinating olive oil experience, travel to the UNESCO-listed Corfu Town - an impressive combination of massive fortresses, palaces, pretty alleyways, squares, arches and elegant tall buildings! Walk around the Spianada Square - the largest square in Greece- and stroll along the 19th-century Liston arcade, where nobles used to enjoy their evening promenades. Admire the Venetian Old Fortress, the imposing Palace of St. Michael and St. George and take time to visit the St. Spyridon Church, which houses the relics of the Island’s Patron Saint. Immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere of Corfu Town as you wander around the scenic ''Kantounia'' - Corfu's narrow streets and discover delicious local eateries where you can taste Corfu's tastiest signature dishes.
With your head full of wonderful memories, get back on your private vehicle and travel back to your Corfu hotel or your cruise ship!
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