Crete: Cooking Class in Arolithos village

4 hours
Arolithos Traditional Cretan Village organizes Cretan cooking lessons into nature. The duration is 4 hours. Take a mini-tour in Arolithos museum, prepare your own dishes taste them and receive the respective recipes.
greek cheese pie

The lesson is accompanied by an English speaking member of our personnel, dressed in traditional uniform.

The Cretan nature has the materials and the Cretan people have the experience for the creation of unique tastes.

Get a mini tour (30min) on your arrival in the museum of rural history and folk craft which is in the traditional village. A member of our personnel, dressed in a traditional uniform, will welcome and accompany you, while giving you more instructions and explanations.

The traditional Cretan cuisine is considered to be one of the healthiest in the world. The famous Cretan dishes, cooked in front of the visitors while the visitors are being encouraged to participate in,by creating their own dishes. Stuffed vine leaves, stuffed vegetables, pork with wine sauce, lamp with green beans, ntakos, tzatziki and sarikopites are the dishes that visitors must create by themselves.

Then enjoy the dishes you have prepared with local wine and mineral water!!
Also visitors gets a cooking certification authorized by Arolithos Traditional Cretan Village
Dishes on demand are also possible.

2hrs 30min activity, 60 min tasting & 30 min museum visit

Transfer service & car hire can be organized with extra charge.

What’s included?

  • Parking fees
  • Goods & services tax
  • Food & drinks
  • WiFi
  • Free entrance to Arolithos Museum
  • Wine taste
  • Food taste
  • Dinner with your own created dishes
  • Recipes
  • Μini tour
  • Museum tour
  • Arolithos traditional Cretan village tour
  • English speaking guide
  • Exclusions
  • Tip or gratuity
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

Please note

  • Animals or pets allowed
  • Public transportation nearby
  • Infant seats available
  • Passport required
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • Wheelchair accessible

What do I need to bring?
Your smile 🙂

Cancellation policy
We will charge a cancellation fee of 100% if booking is cancelled 1 day or less before the event

From € 60

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Meeting Points
Experience Type
4 hours
Booking in advance
Cut off: 1 days
Physical difficulty level
Live tour guide
Greek, English
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