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Terra Creta

Kamisiana, Kolymbari, Platanias, Crete 730 06, Greece
+30 2824 083340
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Delicious olive oil

We did not take the tour, but had a lovely tasting of olive oil and bought lots to Bring home... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
joyful93
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Abington, Massachusetts
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A new appreciation for Olive Oil

We visited on a morning just when they opened and didn't do the tour but did have the opportunity... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Alex A
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United States
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Olive oil enthusiast or expert? Passionate about a healthy diet or vegetarian? Friend of the Cretan culture and diet or just curious about natural products? In any case, you are in the right place to get all the answers. Located in the heart of Kolymvari region, just 20 minutes drive time from the city of Chania, Terra Creta can give you a total "olive oil experience" at its innovative, state of the art & certified facilities. From harvesting to production in the olive mill, and from bottling to a guided olive oil tasting, visitors can experience and learn about every aspect of our precious juice of the olive fruit, the quality Cretan olive oil. Please note thatr olive mill is operating only from October to February. All the other months is open for visitors and the extraction procedure is been analysed thoroughly from our quides. Further information and tips about best use and storage are provided by our highly skilled personnel, also throught flyers in English, German, French and Russian. Visitors can purchase high quality Terra Creta olive oil of different labels at our store, along with balsamic vinegar and Greek olives in a variety of travel-safe packaging. Upon request, we can send purchased products to a given address via courier service with excellent rates and safe packaging. You will have a chance to sample a variety of appetizers after the olive oil tasting, free of charge. IMPORTANT NOTICE - Please keep in mind that the tour of 12:45 is a combined tour with another large group, while those at 10:30 and 14:30 are individual tours with 2 to 20 people. Trouble-free transfer to our facilities can be arranged. There is no charge for children under 16 years of age. We also offer a special discount for groups of more than 8 adults. CRETAN OLIVE OIL TASTING PRO SEMINAR Join the ranks of olive oil connoisseurs for a PRO organoleptic evaluation and learn how to tell by the taste which olive oil is excellent or has a defect, which is more fruity and which one is better for your health! Finish your seminar with a blind tasting and enrich your knowledge on the real olive oil world. Tailor made seminars can be organized upon request (from two to eight people)
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Kamisiana, Kolymbari, Platanias, Crete 730 06, Greece
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+30 2824 083340

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did not take the tour, but had a lovely tasting of olive oil and bought lots to Bring home. Highly recommend a visit.

Thank joyful93
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited on a morning just when they opened and didn't do the tour but did have the opportunity for a personal explanation of the products as well as tastings. We loved the products and plan on doing the tour next time we visit. It...More

Thank Alex A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family took the olive production tour and tasting and had a great time. The guides are top notch and knowledgible about their products. They have an amazingly good olive oil as well. Well worth the visit.

Thank OwenHam
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Super tour of the factory. Really insightful info about picking, processing etc. then a brief but informative tasting session, all for 7 Euro. REALLY REALLY recommend it. Lia was great and felt like she knew the process like the back of her olive. Please go,...More

Thank TerryNutkins222
Reviewed 13 September 2017

We drove to through Terra Creta just to take a look around, we did not think to book a tour as it was not harvesting season. However, when we arrived, Lia was busy conducting a tour and very kindly invited us to join, which we...More

Thank Irene G
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

The road to Tera Creta was well sign posted as our satnav had issues identifying the roads as they seemed newer than Google and our current TomTom, so we followed the signs! We advise to do the same. The facility is stunning and had enough...More

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Emmanouil K, Director of Sales at Terra Creta, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2017

I am glad for your positive experience and thank you for the comments I wish in your next visit to be able to taste more excellent labels of Terra Creta extraordinary products Emmanouil

Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed our tour with Lia, the guide. She explained the whole process from picking the olives to bottling the oil. She answered questions and made the tour entertaining and fun too. We all loved the tasting session at the end where she explained...More

Thank Liz S
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Terra Creta is a must if you are looking for that extra special something to take back home. Their extra virgin olive oil is superb they have different varieties for you to choose from as well as balsamic vinegar. Friendly people willing to help.

Thank Mort64
Reviewed 2 August 2017

excellent tour and discussion regarding the processing from plant to extra virgin olive oil. tasting afterwards allowed participants to practice what was taught. Kosta was patient and answered questions in detail. i would recommend this tour!

Thank Jim P
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Kostas was our tour guide and took us around the field, took us into the olive oil production and also showed us the bottling. He made the experience very interesting and answered every question put to him, which was very helpful. We then had an...More

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lesley C
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Response from Emmanouil K | Property representative |
Thank you for the request. Please send me an e-mail for send our partners details emm.karpadakis@terracreta.gr Kind regards Emmanouil
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