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Made in Chania Shopping Tour

Tour Highlights

  • Meet artisans in their workshops in an area of Chania dedicated to art and craftwork.
  • Learn about the production of handmade objects that are typical to local culture.
  • Put your own artistic skills to the test while learning about pottery, painting and more.
  • Support local artists by shopping for authentic, handmade souvenirs by local people.
  • Enjoy a traditional breakfast of coffee and pastry at a beloved local spot.
Adults 12+ years old
Children 6-11 years old
Infants 0-5 years old
Private Tour Starting price per person

Enjoy This Shopping Tour in Chania with a Local Guide

Get to know the artistic side of Chania on this shopping tour that skips over mass-produced goods and digs up authentic finds. We take you into local workshops, where you can meet with the artisans making jewelry, ceramics, wooden pieces, and much more. Then try your own artistic skills with a mini-lesson in one of the studios!

Local impact — How you help the local community by joining this tour:

  • Your tour visits locally run businesses, such as a ceramic artisan, which help to preserve traditional crafts for the next generation.
  • Your tour also supports the creativity of Greece’s new generation of artisans by visiting the stores of young Greek designers.
  • By promoting the work of local artists and their enterprises, your tour works to support them financially.

Language: English

Inclusions: Local English-speaking guide, transportation during the tour, traditional local snack (bougatsa), coffee

Exclusions: Additional food and drinks, souvenirs and personal shopping, tips/gratuities for your guide

Schedule details

  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Meeting point: Municipal Market of Chania (Agora). Your guide will be standing in front of the market building. GPS coordinates: 35.514602, 24.020319 – View on Google Maps.
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  • Starting time: 9.00 am
  • Ending point: Municipal Market of Chania