Immerse yourself in the fascinating world of Corfu’s Olive Oil on this half-day tour, tasting and workshop at the famous Governor Olive Mill! Enjoy a guided tour of the 15th century mill, learn about the olive oil production and get the chance to taste the award-winning olive oil paired with delicious food pairings. Then take part in a special workshop where you learn how to recognize extra virgin olive olive oil like a professional during a thorough and instructive tasting.
DURATION 3.5 hour
LOCATION Corfu, Greece
After a pickup from your hotel or Corfu port, travel to the family-owned Governor Olive Mill, set in the beautiful countryside on the south of Corfu, and embark on an extraordinary journey into the world of Corfu’s olive oil!
Your unique experience starts with a guided walk through the ancient olive groves. Soak up the countryside atmosphere, see for yourself the aged (over 100 years old!) Lianolia olive trees and explore the history of the 4.5 million olives trees cultivation in Corfu dating back centuries. Then take a guided tour of the 15th-century mill, discover the many generations history of Dafnis oil and uncover the secrets of the production process. Take time to also witness the plethora of International Awards that this celebrated oil has received!
The best part of this experience is, of course, the tasting session! Get the chance to sample this exquisite, extra virgin olive oil with delicious food pairings, like freshly-picked tomatoes, feta cheese, bread accompanied by a glass of local wine! Then, take part in a special workshop where you will learn how to recognise the top-quality olive oil like a professional and find out more about the oil's health-protecting qualities.
This wonderful, authentic experience ends with a convenient drop off at your hotel or Corfu port!
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