expedia

Greece may have travel restrictions in place due to COVID-19.

Find out moreOpens in new tab or window

Governor's Olive Tour with Tasting Experience

By Corfu Olive Tours: The Governor's Olive Mill
Price was undefined, price is now £60
Free cancellation available
3h 30m
Mobile voucher
Instant confirmation
Selective hotel pickup

Highlights

  • Visit Mediaeval Castle of Gardiki

  • Walk through and be amazed of the old olive trees

  • Visit The Governor's Olive mill

  • Learn all about Olive Oil

  • Taste like a pro olive oil

Check Availability

October 2020

Mon

Tue

Wed

Thu

Fri

Sat

Sun

Mon

Tue

Wed

Thu

Fri

Sat

Sun

Mon

About this activity

What's included, what's not

  • What's included

    All taxes, fees and handling charges

  • What's included

    Food and olive oil tasting

  • What's included

    Tour escort/host

  • What's included

    Hotel/airport/port pick up and drop off (Under specific circumstances)

  • What's included

    Wine and water

  • What's excluded

    Olive Oil Products (available for purchase)

Know Before You Book

  • Free ticket fees for children under 8 years old

  • pick up time at 9 - 9.30 am if arrives at the port

What you can expect

Visit the birthplace of the multi-awarded winning and first health claim olive oil in the world. The Dafnis Family, producers of “The Governor”, welcome and introduce you, to an unforgettable olive oil experience. An experience which travels you back in time, and teaches you about the Dafnis olive history. Learn all about truths and myths of olive oil from Olive Experts, taste one of the highest phenolic olive oil in the world. Tour starts with a personally guided walk through, over the centuries olive groves around the Mediaeval Castle of Gardiki area. Admire the untouched olive tree area and meet the native olive expert in the groves. Hear the story of the oldest olive variety in the world and experience being an islander yourself. When you arrive at the mill, enjoy the “taste like a pro” programme and learn how olive oil is produced. Following by delicious Greek olive delicacies during the visit of the olive mill, in this private tour, you will learn how to taste and recognise high quality olive oil just as professionals do. It is an unique workshop which you can share with friends and family. Find out about the therapeutic and health protecting properties of the olive oil and learn how to distinguish between top quality and non extra virgin olive oil. During the programme, enjoy some delicacies such as olive oil paired up with bread, tomatoes, feta cheese and a handmade cracker with a glass of local wine. Finally you will receive a certificate of participation.

Location

Open map

Activity Location

  • The Governor's Olive Mill
  • Ágios Matthaíos Corfu 490 84

Meeting/Redemption Point

  • Corfu City
  • Corfu
  • Corfu International Airport
  • Corfu 491008
  • Corfu Port
  • New Port Corfu Cruise Terminal
  • Kerkira 491 00
  • 5.0 average out of 5 rating of 2 reviews

    100%

    Sort reviews by