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Sightseeing and Cooking Class in Santorini

From EUR 155

Summer is all about meeting, tasting, creating and feeling, and this Sightseeing and Cooking Class in Santorini knows well how to blend all the above in one single tour!
This Sightseeing and Cooking Class in Santorini excursion invites you to break out of the tourist bubble and experience an adventure mixed with Santorinian folklore. Visit Megalochori village and stroll around a place of old-world charm enveloped in woodsy wine aroma. Take a break for a Greek coffee at a traditional cafe before heading towards Emporio village. Take off your camera lens and capture the medieval architecture of the village, the castle and the whitewashed alleyways. Last visit during this Santorini sightseeing tour is the Yannis Nomikos Estate, the most complete agricultural processing facility on the island. Join a cooking class in Santorini next to a professional chef, create traditional dishes yourself and have your meal while enjoying the magnificent view!

Inclusions

  • Transport to and from your hotel or villa
  • A guided, educational tasting and sightseeing tour
  • Sampling of local delicacies
  • Cooking class under the guidance of a professional chef
  • Traditional lunch and dessert

Exclusions

  • Personal expenses
  • Photography equipment is not provided
  • Tips/Gratuities for the guide

Additional Info

  • This activity requires a minimum of 2 people to operate

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  1. First stop on your sightseeing and cooking class excursion is  Megalochori village, one of the most picturesque villages on the island, whose existence is recorded back to the 17th century. Admire the historical mansions, the old traditional houses, the pirate hideaways and learn about the exciting history of merchants and wealthy land barons that used to run the place. Grab a seat at a traditional cafe and enjoy a Greek coffee accompanied with a mastic submarine, one of Greece’s most simple, yet wonderful desserts! 
  2. Next stop is Emporio, the largest traditional settlement on the island. View the stunning old windmills on the hillside, the narrow whitewashed alleyways, the iconic blue domed churches and the ruined medieval castle. A unique landscape full of scenes, waiting to be captured with your camera lenses! 
  3. Final stop, is the Nomikos Estate, where you will learn about the unique products that grow only in the arid Santorinian soil, the salty climate and the warm Mediterranean sun. Witness the life cycle of Santorinian tomatoes, caper, fava beans and Santonuts from the production into the package and indulge in their tasting!
  4. The tour ends in the most creative way! Take part in a cooking class and learn to cook traditional Santorinian recipes under the guidance of a professional chef. Have your lunch and the dessert while enjoying the majestic view!

Highlights

  • Visit Megalochori village, a place of old-world charm.
  • Visit Emporio village, the largest traditional settlement on the island. 
  • Take a tour around Yiannis Nomikos Estate, the most complete agricultural processing facility in Santorini, and sample some PDO products.
  • Get the chance to practice your photo shooting skills in the most inspiring locations!
  • Take part in a traditional cooking class with the guidance of a professional chef and taste your own creations!

Route

  1. Thera