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Boutari Winery

Skalani, Crete, Greece
+30 281 073 1617
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Beautiful location

Modern and nice building in the vineyard. Staff is welcoming. We had only the tasting (4€/adult... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2017
Paris 10e
via mobile
Outstanding setting and fun wine tasting

We went on a drive in the country from Heraklion and stopped at this winery. The tasting room... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2017
Greenville, South Carolina
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  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
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Skalani, Crete, Greece
+30 281 073 1617
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Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Modern and nice building in the vineyard. Staff is welcoming. We had only the tasting (4€/adult). Good Cretan wines. To be included in your visit list if you decide to make a wine tour in the Heraklion region.

1  Thank ChardonnayParis10
Reviewed 20 July 2017

We went on a drive in the country from Heraklion and stopped at this winery. The tasting room itself is a very nice place to sit and try wines. The view of the vineyards and surrounding area is spectacular. The staff were very helpful. Overall,...More

2  Thank NavyBratToo
Reviewed 9 November 2016

If you are staying near the town of Heraklion and plan to visit Knossos, you can combine the 2 visits (do Knossos first!). When we arrived we were met by a friendly lady you gave our group of 4 a tour of the facility. We...More

Thank Captains_Rum_Punch
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

This winery provides a good introduction to Cretan wine country. Located just a few kilometres from the Knossos site. The winery has a large, modern, bright and pleasant tasting room overlooking the vineyard. For 5 euro there is a tour showing the basics of the...More

Thank foulaman
Reviewed 5 October 2016

Very interesting. Staff were very good. The wine tasting was very proffessional and the wine was excellent - we bought some and it was very reasonable

Thank Amanda B
Reviewed 9 September 2016

We had a great experience tasting the unique Creatan wines. We ended up buying two of the port ones (Moschato Spinas and Iouliatiko / Liatiko) The staff was courteous and friendly. They even let us try a couple of other wines that were not included...More

Thank Panos K
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

So many wineries can be a bit off putting if you are not a big wine buff but there was such a friendly welcome here. Joined a small group for a tour and tasting for 5 euro. Tour was short but informative and there was...More

1  Thank janehrhos
Reviewed 26 July 2016

An excellent visit to one of Crete's up and coming wineries, 5 euros gets you a short tour and quite a lot of quality wine to sample. The staff were very knowledgeable and the video / DVD very informative. I think that we were lucky...More

1  Thank SimonODP
Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

Visited Santos winery first, it was to die for, beautiful location and fabulous wines. We visited many other wineries and found the all lovely. we were very under impressed with Boutari, the location, it was very hot in the building and Unattractive, very small pours...More

1  Thank DoctorDeb226
Reviewed 28 May 2016

I am in the wine business in the U.S. and thought it would be fun to do a winery visit while visiting Crete. Boutari is one of the wines I carry and I enjoyed being able to see their facility. We had some trouble figuring...More

2  Thank marinapN1374QS
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29 May 2016|
Response from willterr |
Taxi would be expensive but you should arrange a price with the taxi driver as he will have to wait for the exhibition to finish to take you home again car rentals would be your best option at the moment I'm paying 25 euros... More