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Private Crete: A Night with the Gods

Tour Highlights

  • Learn how ancient Greeks used the stars for mythology and to predict upcoming seasons.
  • Explore the night sky with telescopes while our resident astronomer points out different constellations and planets.
  • Indulge in mouthwatering recipes slow cooked in traditional Minoan ceramic pots.
  • Visit a local awarded family-run winery for a 4 glass local wine tasting
  • Thirty percent of your tour costs go to supporting small-scale rural businesses in local communities.
  • This tour is priced for a minimum group size of two travellers. A solo traveller may still book this private experience but will be charged the base rate for two travellers.
This tour is priced for two travellers.
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Dive into Ancient Greek Mythology, Astronomy and Gastronomy

Do you know your Zeus from your zodiac? Dive into ancient Greek mythology and astronomy (along with some ancient recipes) on your own private star-studded, food-fueled adventure! Crete is one of the best places for stargazing, and we’re going to pair the sky with our stomach as we learn to read the constellations before digging into a traditional Minoan meal. Best of all, it’s all for good, supporting a local winery

This tour is priced for a minimum group size of two travelers. A solo traveler may still book this private experience but will be charged the base rate for two travelers.

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

  • Your tour is run in collaboration with The European Sustainability Academy, a training centre dedicated to resource-efficiency and environmental responsibility by supporting small-scale family businesses.
  • By joining this tour, you help support small-scale rural businesses in local communities financially.
  • All of the food you sample during your tour is sourced from local villages, farmers, and stock-breeders of Crete.

Language: English

Inclusions: Local English-speaking guide, transportation to and from the venue, three-course dinner, 4 glasses of wine/wine tasting (fresh orange juice for children)

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

Schedule details

  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Meeting point:  Pick up from your accommodation
  • Starting time: 7.30 pm
  • Ending point: Your accommodation