Visiting local traditional villages you will discover some of Greece’s finest culinary delights whilst passing through stunning scenery. Sample wine, honey, olive oil and more. Visit the traditional olive oil factory and learn how olive oil is made.
Take a walk through a reconstruction of a traditional Greek house, try their fresh made bread and take the opportunity purchase some of the locally produced wine and spirits including the local ‘firewater’ called Souma.
You will also enjoy a leisurely home cooked traditional Greek lunch whilst sitting in a picturesque village in the middle of the wine region, watching the world go by.
Then onto the village of Siana situated on the western side of the island. Positioned at the bottom of the second highest peak on the island Mount Akramitis, this stunning village is famous for its locally produced honey and oils. Here you will find a selection of shops selling their produce plus an impressive church, surrounded by colourful flowers.
Moving on you will pass by Monoliths Castle with an opportunity for photographs. It is widely ruined today but it still offers great views of the sea and the two islets.
This castle was considered one of the four more powerful fortresses on the island. Built in 1480 by the knights of St. John to protect the island from attacks, the castle was never conquered.
This tour is an ideal way to see a large and varied part of Rhodes Island, with a chance to truly immerse yourself in its culture and tastes.
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||Your Hotel|
|DEPARTURE TIME||Aproximately at 09:30|
|RETURN TIME||Aproximately at 16:30|