flavours of kefalonia

Flavours of Kefalonia

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An evening of history, culture, and good food and wine await. You’ll buff up your knowledge on Kefalonia’s past at St George’s Castle and admire the Katavothres sinkholes before sitting down at a seafront taverna, where a local wine expert will take you on an odyssey of Greek wines. A tasty meal of traditional dishes then rounds off a perfect evening.

You’ll be whisked away to the hilltop Venetian Castle of St George after being picked up from your hotel in the early evening. Learn all about the sieges that took place here and admire the views to the south as you stroll around the old castle walls. Afterward, you’ll head to a geological phenomenon, the Katavothres sinkholes, to see water mills.

Last but not least, take a seat at the seafront Vinaries taverna, where a wine expert will guide you through a tasting of Greek wines. Then, as the sun has nearly finished setting, you’ll feast on local dishes under the pine trees, with the sound of waves for company.

On this tour,​ you will have an in-depth tour of Kefalonia’s most prized local products!

Every Tuesday
Price: Adult 72€ |

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All about the Flavours of Kefalonia.

An evening of history, culture, and good food and wine await. You’ll buff up your knowledge on Kefalonia’s past at St George’s Castle and admire the Katavothres sinkholes before sitting down at a seafront taverna, where a local wine expert will take you on an odyssey of Greek wines. A tasty meal of traditional dishes then rounds off a perfect evening.

You’ll be whisked away to the hilltop Venetian Castle of St George after being picked up from your hotel in the early evening. Learn all about the sieges that took place here and admire the views to the south as you stroll around the old castle walls. Afterward, you’ll head to a geological phenomenon, the Katavothres sinkholes, to see water mills.

Last but not least, take a seat at the seafront Vinaries taverna, where a wine expert will guide you through a tasting of Greek wines. Then, as the sun has nearly finished setting, you’ll feast on local dishes under the pine trees, with the sound of waves for company.

On this tour,​ you will have an in-depth tour of Kefalonia’s most prized local products!

The tour package inclusions and exclusions at a glance
What is included in this tour?Items that are included in the cost of tour price.

Pick up & drop off from Cruise Ship Terminal or Hotel
Air-conditioned vehicle
English Speaking Guide
Wine tasting
Dinner with wine

Whats not included in this tour.Items that are not included in the cost of tour price.

Personal Expenses

  1. Pick up Start of Tour

    Pick up from Cruise Ship Terminal or Hotel

  2. Beekeeping Visit Honey & Local Products tasting

    Taste our local honey and learn about bees, beekeeping, and honey.
    During our visit, you will explore an actual hive and learn where the queen resides, how honey is made, and what makes bees so special and interesting.

  3. Monastery of Agios Gerasimos Visit Monastery

    The Monastery of Agios (St.) Gerasimos is the most holy Church of the island.
    It is build located in the village Omala, at the top of the green valley with 40 wells, near the villages Fragata and Balsamata.
    Agios Gerasimos is the patron saint of Kefalonia, and its relic is kept in the monastery, in a silver urn.

  4. Robola Winery Wine Tasting Visit

    Discover the most traditional variety of Kefalonian wine at the most distinctive winery of the island. You will have the chance to taste a selection of different wine styles, learning about the unique viticulture that makes vine-growing in Kefalonia respected worldwide.

  5. Castle of Saint George Free Time for coffee or lunch

    The Venetian Castle of Saint George in Kefalonia located above the village Peratata Kefalonia. It has a polygonal shape and covers an area of 16,000 sq. m. This Castle was originally built in the 12th century by the Byzantines but it was mostly the Venetians who gave it its present form. In fact, its external walls were built in 1504 by the Venetians.

  6. Olive Oil Factory Olive Oil Tasting

    Become an expert in olive oil flavours and aroma, after a guided tasting of our extra virgin olive oil and of different quality categories.
    The Kefalonian extra Virgin olive oil are one of the best olive oil in the world thanks to the mountainous landscape which produces oil rich olives that, when pressed, make excellent olive oil.

  7. Drop off End of Tour

    Drop of at Cruise Ship terminal or Hotel

Package Trip Status Price (per person)  
May 4, 2020 - May 4, 2020
Available
39
May 11, 2020 - May 11, 2020
Available
39
May 18, 2020 - May 18, 2020
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35
May 25, 2020 - May 25, 2020
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39
June 1, 2020 - June 1, 2020
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39
June 8, 2020 - June 8, 2020
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39
June 15, 2020 - June 15, 2020
Available
39
June 22, 2020 - June 22, 2020
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39
June 29, 2020 - June 29, 2020
Available
39
July 6, 2020 - July 6, 2020
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39
July 13, 2020 - July 13, 2020
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39
July 20, 2020 - July 20, 2020
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39
July 27, 2020 - July 27, 2020
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39
August 3, 2020 - August 3, 2020
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39
August 10, 2020 - August 10, 2020
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39
August 17, 2020 - August 17, 2020
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39
August 24, 2020 - August 24, 2020
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39
August 31, 2020 - August 31, 2020
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39
September 7, 2020 - September 7, 2020
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39
September 14, 2020 - September 14, 2020
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39
September 21, 2020 - September 21, 2020
Available
39
September 28, 2020 - September 28, 2020
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39
October 5, 2020 - October 5, 2020
Available
39
October 12, 2020 - October 12, 2020
Available
39