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Discover your own talent in sculpture!
Touch a selection of sculpting tools and learn how they are used. Watch a series of videos on ancient sculpting techniques (ceramics, marble carving, carving on precious stones, lost-wax casting). Model and carve an art object under the guidance of an expert sculptor. Take your own sculpture home as a souvenir. Other things to note Don't hesitate to ask me for the availability!!
Extra Virgin Olive Oil And Honey Tasting
Reception at STOA Bar Restaurant. Our guests take a seat at the tables, where a variety of organic, extra virgin olive oils as well as two different honeys, flower honey and pine honey are served. There will also be a presentation about the procedure of harvesting , production and tasting of the extra virgin olive oil and, of course, our guests will have the chance to taste each one accompanied by crackers, bread sticks and cherry tomatoes, feta cheese and greek traditional cold cut , not to mention "raki", the local traditional drink. Other things to note Please watch carefully our bar-restaurant signs , we are exactly underground of the main square of Fira next to the fish spa !!!
Rooftop bar hopping with local friends
Do you think you have already experienced all that Athens can offer? Time to change your perspective and look at the city from up above! Or you have just arrived in town and feel overwhelmed with all the must-do things? Don't miss this unique opportunity to sip amazing wine, making new friends where the past meets modern life. You will meet us in Syntagma area, in front of Macdonald's. We will then visit some of the coolest rooftop bars in the area. Prepare yourself for magical views and interesting conversations about local life! During our night, we will hit three of our favorite rooftop bars in downtown Athens, all of them within walking distance from each other.
Guided kayak tour at Vourvourou
Our tour starts at Mikro Karydi beach! We meet there and prepare all the stuff for our departure. We prepare/ have sandwitches, fruits, juices and water in portable refrigerators for you. After some instructions, we jump in the kayaks and go together to the best beaches of Kalamonisia islets and Diaporos island! We stop there and you have the opportunity to swim, snorkel and relax at the most beautiful beaches of Halkidiki! During the tour we take pictures of you and after the tour we send all of them to you! Also there is one more small surprise gift for you at the end of our tour! Join us and explore the blue of your soul! Other things to note This kayak tour is designed so that it is also very easy for people who have never tried a kayak. During the kayak tour we are all together and there is no reason to worry about anything.
Kayaking Tour to the secrets of Milos
Our sea kayak tour start from the beach of Fyriplaka and then we head to the east, to the beaches of Tsigrado and Gerakas, along the volcanic coastline of Milos. On our way, we will be paddling along beautiful small bays, into caves and around tiny islets. Throughout this journey, we will swim in crystal-clear waters and we will explore the magnificent underwater world of Milos, with the help of our snorkeling mask! Keep your fingers crossed; we might even swim close to a sea turtle, reach a hidden volcanic beach or find a thermal spring! We will also be taking pictures, using our action camera, so you can keep the highlights of the tour and bring home the breeze of the Aegean Sea. When we arrive at Gerakas, we will have the chance to enjoy a traditional, homemade treat and then paddle our way back, with our backpacks full of unforgettable memories. Other things to note In case of bad weather conditions you will be notified for a change in time, day or place of the tour , for safety reasons. The alternative route starts from Madrakia, heads to Sarakiniko and Alogomadra and ends at Pachena beach.

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Rail bike adventure
How about cycling on abandoned rail tracks, enjoying the scenery, the unique view of the Saronic Gulf, and stories about the mythical Skiron and the German machine guns of World War II in the famous Kakia Skala near Megara? We offer the unique experience of riding specially designed pedal-powered railroad carts, on the vintage metric railway that used to connect Athens with the Peloponnese, through a region of unrivaled beauty and great history, from antiquity to the present day. First, you will be informed about the route and what you are about to see, as well as the contribution of the railway to the industrial history of the area. Then you will sit comfortably in your seats, after a short demonstration of how to operate the pedal-powered railroad cart, which is stabilized by four wheels on rails and therefore does not require balance or any other skills. The railbikes are completely safe, and in terms of speed, they are the same as conventional bikes. The length of the route is 7.5 km, 15 km in total including the return to Megara, and it is really easy. There will be stops along the route, during which the member of our crew will answer any questions you may have. Stops take place at selected locations with benches and stunning views.
Athens Tour on a magical beach, secret Temple & Wine tasting
We will visit together the breathtaking temple of the ancient Greek goddess Artemis on the banks of Erasinos river. The temple is located in one of the most important sacred and ancient sites of Athens and was built next to the Erasinos river in the area of Vravrona. After visiting the temple we will head to a magical beach that will be for sure the highlight. Walking through scenic area, full of trees, just to end up at emerald waters. A place (which I highly recommend for swimming) and is only known by locals. Then, we'll make a stop at medieval Vravrona's tower to enjoy this imposing building. We'll continue our beautiful trip tasting wines. Two different amazing wines made from the most famous Greek grape varieties are on my list- as an oenilogist - and of course I will explain you all the details about the wine. We will be going up the hill, where there is a beautiful Chapel dedicated to Saint John the Baptist. At the same time we will be gazing an amazing sunset from an excellent viewpoint. Finally, we will make a stop to try the most delicious and traditional greek "dish", pita bread "souvlaki". *The temple of Artemis is open every day 09:00 am - 15:30 pm. In case of afternoon tours, we will have limited access from outside. (entrance fee not incl: Temple 6€- free under 25y for european citizens)
Eat*dance*meet*live*drink*all greek!
The main idea is doing things your travel agency cannot provide.From a homemade dinner cooked exclusively for you (greek traditional dishes)to taking pics up a cliff in a secret location in Galatsi,with an amazing full view of athens.let me take you off the beaten path,visit our national library,the university and the academy where you will ''meet'' Socrates and Plato.our byzantine eye hospital, coins museum and the change of the presidential guards in front of the parliament.Where do the locals go when they wanna have fun?our kafeneia with live traditional music on the streets,playing the bouzouki and dancing.where do we go for dessert and many other hidden gems in Athens.The fish and meat market where everyone is trying to sell their products early in the morning,along with spices,nuts and all kinds of olives.This tour can be the map through your stay in Athens and the islands.Let me immerse you to the Greek way of living! Other things to note some of the events,like bouzoukia and flowers throwing or bar crawl, are not included in the price.Also contact me for any type of transfers
Zeginis Winery Tour & Tasting
Discover Zeginis Winery and the terroir of Marathon, through a walk in the vineyard, a tour in the cellar of wine-making and aging and a wine tasting. Zeginis Winery, a family-owned winery, produces wines of exceptional quality from the family vineyards of 20 hectars. The passion for the vine and the wine is transmitted from generation to generation. A member of the family, the daugher and enologist of the winery, she will welcome you to the winery and together you will take the tour. Firstly, you will go to the vineyards of the familly, a distance of 7 minutes by car, where you will have the opportunity to recount the vegetative cycle of the vine and familiarize with the current stage of the cycle. Then, getting back to the winery, you will learn how the grapes are selected, the winemaking process in Zeginis Winery and many other secrets of the wine! Finally and after an introduction to the wine - tasting, you will taste the wines of Zeginis Winery accompanied by local Greek dishes, like fresh salads, cheeses and pitas! Transport to the vineyards and back by your own car. Possibility of purchase bottles of wine Methods of payment : credit card, debit card, cash Legal age of drinking alcool Pets are accepted Minimum 2 people
Dive into Santorini s wines at Monasthraki with wine expert
Are you looking for Santorini's Assyrtiko at its finest ? Our journey begins in Ermou Spirits near Monasthraki station , in a historic building where our team members will be waiting to welcome you in Athens . Cava Pittaras Then our wine expert will guide you to our tasting spot , show you the map of Santorini and the areas where the wines origin. We will explore the volcanic wines that attract thousands every year in order to be introduced to the winemaking technique's and flavors they have to offer. Our wines will be paired with unique greek flavors such as cheeses and cold cuts , accompanied by extra virgin olive oil and bread as palette cleansers . Our wine expert will share his knowledge and passion and will be there to answer any questions related to wine . A unique tasting experience at the heart of the city , with professional style at a vibrant location . This one hour session is here to boost your confidence in your wine skills and explore the unique greek land and its wines . It is a must have experience in Athens Where you can meet and make new friends with the company of outastanding greek wines !

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Donkey Trekking in Athens countryside
Before our walk, we meet the donkeys and find out about their nature and special needs and features. You will learn how to approach, groom, feed, put on the halter and handle a donkey. To start our trip we choose the appropriate donkey for each hiker. The distance we shall cover is about 3-6 kilometers depending on your courage and includes a break for water and beverages. The path we take is full of old olive trees and vineyards. During our trekking you will learn how to read and understand the donkey's behavior and how to lead and negotiate with your donkey. Walking by the side of the most patient and calm animal is a unique experience that you will remember forever. When we arrive back to the stable, you can participate in feeding the donkeys, as well as the chickens and the ducks. As a reward for your effort we will enjoy a glass of Greek raki and traditional mezedes. Keep in mind that the start time of the experience is indicative and can be modified according to your wish. As the experience usually takes more than 3 hours, please let us know so we can adjust the duration. We strongly recommend that you choose dates that other guests have already booked. It's much more fun. It is a unique experience to see many donkeys walking in the countryside and it is also nice to make new acquaintances!
Serenity Kayak-Sea Caves Kayak Trip with Snorkeling & Picnic
Discover the wonder that is Santorini’s natural landscape, it’s volcanic terrain, rock sculptures and crystal blue waters. The first site is the ‘Red Beach’, one of the best-known sights on the south coast of the island, located a short distance away from Kampia beach where your kayak journey begins. Paddle along the coastline of Akrotiri, passed the White beach and Mesa Pigadia, where you can enjoy swimming, snorkeling and a picnic in this serene setting. Continue to the final site known as the ‘Black Mountain’ and discover numerous little caves and unique rock formations along the way.
CREATE YOUR MOSAIC IN ATHENS
LEARN MOSAIC IN ATHENS A four (4) hours course in the center of Athens, right above the Ancient cemetery of Keramicos and very close to the Acropolis and the historical center of Athens, we teach people how to create their own mosaic based on Ancient Greek, Roman and modern designs. Using the direct method our participients will be able to create their mosaic and take it to their home in four hours. Other things to note The concept does not need any experience on making mosaics.
The authentic wine & food with Anydro
ANYDRO FARM produces, processes a variety of local organic products, with tomato “caviar” paste being one of the most celebrated Santorinian products. The farm is a series of traditional caves, located in the undiscovered southeast part of the island. We will handpick local season products from the farm and we will offer you a cooking class on how to prepare some traditional dishes. During lunch, we will vividly introduce you to the waterless farming of our local products. WALKING in Megalochori Village Megalochori is a beautiful traditional village. We will walk through the “kadounia”, stone pathways forming a maze, where you can feel the authentic island vibe, away from the tourist masses. WINE TASTING AT CANAVA GAVALAS We continue our experience with tasting different varieties of Santorinian wines – accompanied with Greek cheese and oven-baked cheese. VENETSANOS WINERY: During our last stop, we will visit Venetsanos Winery Museum and we will take another tasting of Venetsanos wine overlooking the famous caldera and volcanic bay. An image will never forget! Other things to note anydro.gr is our official website!There you will find even more information about the tour. Includes food and wine, transfer from your hotel to all the destinations!
Serenity Kayak-Sea Caves Kayak Trip with Snorkeling & Picnic
Discover the wonder that is Santorini’s natural landscape, it’s volcanic terrain, rock sculptures and crystal blue waters. The first site is the ‘Red Beach’, one of the best-known sights on the south coast of the island, located a short distance away from Kampia beach where your kayak journey begins. Paddle along the coastline of Akrotiri, passed the White beach and Mesa Pigadia, where you can enjoy swimming, snorkeling and a picnic in this serene setting. Continue to the final site known as the ‘Black Mountain’ and discover numerous little caves and unique rock formations along the way.

All activities near Aegean Sea

Santorini Professional photography tour圣托里尼华人摄影
Spend 1 hour with me, I will give you a fantastic photo tour in Santorini. As a female photographer, I know all the best views and best time to do your photos. First of all, we will meet each other and the rest of group ( max 4 People in a group) in Oia main bus station. There is a Cafe shop: The summer habit. You can find it from google map. After we meet, I will have a quick talk with you to explain our photoshoot routine. Then I will lead you to the beautiful views in Oia and take photos. After 1 hour, the photoshoot is done, you can leave or if you would like to have extension hour for more photos in different locations, it is possible with a reasonable cost.(To add extra hours and different locations is not included in the package). Next day I will transfer all the photos via internet or copy to your own USB. Other things to note Please wear comfortable and beautiful cloth. Important please wear a pair of comfortable shoes, as there are a lot of steps. You can bring the heels and only wear them while you shooting.
All-day cruise from Athens to Saronic islands
BestCruise offers you a lifetime experience of a day cruise to Aegina and Agistri islands on an authentic wooden sailing boat. Walk-in ancient paths at the Aphaia Temple in Aegina, revel in the numerous shades of blue of Agistri beaches, dare to jump off the boat in the middle of the Mediterranean Sea, and snorkel in the crystal-clear waters of Aponisos. Aegina and Agistri have a knack of dazzling wherever you explore. Enjoy an exquisite savory lunch made from fresh, local products will be served, introducing you to the famous Greek cuisine. Please remember the cruise is not private to your group and can host up to 35 people. The registered capacity is 45.
Boat Trip from Athens to Agistri -Aegina and swim stop Metop
I am here to invite you on a fantastic day out at sea on our wooden boat, Calypso, all along the mesmerizing Aegean Sea and its main attractions the islands of Agistri and Aegina. Together we'll discover the most iconic places of the islands, we'll jump off the boat and we'll swim in the best-hidden spots of the sea, we'll indulge in a traditional Greek lunch freshly prepared aboard by our talented chef and we'll toast to many more wonderful experiences with Greek wine. Our activity appeals to all age groups, families with young kids, couples and solo travellers alike.
Discover your own talent in sculpture!
Touch a selection of sculpting tools and learn how they are used. Watch a series of videos on ancient sculpting techniques (ceramics, marble carving, carving on precious stones, lost-wax casting). Model and carve an art object under the guidance of an expert sculptor. Take your own sculpture home as a souvenir. Other things to note Don't hesitate to ask me for the availability!!
Day trip to Cape Sounio/Poseidon temple
You'll get to have an amazing trip with a local and view Athens's seaside Riviera for more than 60km. During this ride we'll get to check out the view of the impressive lagoon of the thermal lake Vouliagmeni. Stop for a quick swim at a beach with Crystal clear blue/green turquoise waters, where we can chill by the sea and finally arrive at the great temple of Poseidon. This trip is a perfect mix for those who enjoy Greek Mythology or just looking for a perfect beach stop along the athenian riviéra The experience is ideal for people who are looking to escape the hustle of the big city and want to enjoy the drive along the athenian coastline or just cool down at the sparkling, instagramable waters. You will have splendid views of the Saronic gulf and the small islands offshore. Perfect spot for relaxing and then end up at Cape Sounio which is guarded by the amazing temple of Poseidon, where its stunning view will clear up your mind P.S I absolutely love taking pictures so please,ask me ! (*the temple has a 10 euros entrance fee not included in the price*)
Sail the Athenian Coastline
With few people knowing that just half-hour away from the city center, there is a beautiful coastline with sparkling clear waters waiting to be explored, we thought to take you sailing the Athenian Coast to experience it on your own, departing from Alimos Marina every morning& afternoon ! Hop on in our modern catamaran, meet her experienced crew and join a heart-filling experience, by sailing the Saronic. Enjoy the views from the bowsprit or just sit & relax soaking up some sun ! Explore some accessible only by sea spots and drop anchor in beautiful secluded bays with azure colored waters for a swim, using our on board snorkels, flippers and goggles. In the mean time you will be served some authentic Greek meze (tapas) and quality Greek wine before making your way back to base for your return. By the end of the trip you'd have experienced Athens by the sea, learn about the historical battles that took place in this area, and learn about the tradition of shipwrights in Greece! Other things to note Weather conditions, may affect itinerary and departure and trip to be cancelled
Santorini Gold Catamaran Cruise
After departing from the pier (Vlychada port), you will sail toward your first stop of the day, the famous Red Beach. The mesmerizing Red beach, with its unique colours and wild cliff formations is truly a sight to behold. Whilst here, combine sightseeing with swimming, snorkelling, or simply lay around on the beach. On your tour, you will also pass by the stunning White Beach, the bright and wild beach covered in limestone. Close by, you'll be offered stunning views of the Venetian Lighthouse of Akrotiri, a landmark that offers plenty of spectacular photo opportunities for everyone. You next stop is at the Santorini Volcano, a volcanic hot spring that has water containing healing properties and full of astonishing caves and volcanic beaches. Stop at Mesa Pigadia beach, often considered Santorini's best kept secret. Enjoy a spot of swimming before feasting on a delicious lunch or dinner. You can choose between meals like finger food, BBQ chicken, Napolitana pasta, Greek Salad, Vegetarian meals, Greek Ratatouille, Greek fruit salad and an unlimited bar with white wine, soft drinks and water.
Extra Virgin Olive Oil And Honey Tasting
Reception at STOA Bar Restaurant. Our guests take a seat at the tables, where a variety of organic, extra virgin olive oils as well as two different honeys, flower honey and pine honey are served. There will also be a presentation about the procedure of harvesting , production and tasting of the extra virgin olive oil and, of course, our guests will have the chance to taste each one accompanied by crackers, bread sticks and cherry tomatoes, feta cheese and greek traditional cold cut , not to mention "raki", the local traditional drink. Other things to note Please watch carefully our bar-restaurant signs , we are exactly underground of the main square of Fira next to the fish spa !!!
Volcano Boat Daily Cruises Milos
We will be happy to see you at Milos and guide you along the colorful coastline! Three crew members will guide you during the trip, lead you on snorkeling tours (with the necessary equipment that they will provide you) and offer you brunch, local delicacies, fruits and refreshments. Every trip is based on the weather forecast. We organise trips along the west or the south coastline of Milos. * West Milos trip: Adamas - Klima - Arkoudes - cape Vani - Sikia cave - Kleftiko - Kalogries. The departure is from the port of Adamas. This is a 5 hour long trip with several stops for swimming, inside the open-roof cave of Sikia for about 45 minutes, at Kalogries Bay for about 45 minutes and Kleftiko for 2 hours with 2 stops for swimming. At Kleftiko you can participate in two snorkeling tours, guided by two experienced divers - crew members and take pictures of beautiful hidden beaches. * South Milos trip : Paleochori beach - Gerakas - Tsigrado - Kleftiko - Sikia cave (Sikia cave - the approach will be determined based on the weather conditions). The departure is from Paleochori beach, 15 minutes by car from the port of Adamas we can provide you the transfer to there and back.
Semi-Private Five-Hour Cruise in Brand New Luxury Catamaran
Cruise with Nostos Mykonos Yachts in sophisticated chic style and discover the gorgeous nearby islets of Rhenia & Delos, or the famous southern coast of Mykonos. Our luxurious brand-new sailing catamaran White Coral, exceeds all expectations with her smooth cruising, ample spaciousness and state-of-the-art design. Her spectacular walk-around layout, large sun-beds and lounge areas, will make your cruise a truly unique experience. Please note, the itinerary is subject to weather conditions and might be adjusted to ensure safe cruising of passengers. The cruise is subject to participation and operates with 19 guests maximum capacity. Important Note: How To Request For Your Transfer Service (Please Read) All cruises offered by Nostos Mykonos Yachts include the chance for a complementary free transfer service from and to your accommodation in Mykonos (before and after the cruise). This service is offered in partnership with a professionally-licensed transfer company. - If you are interested in booking this service, please provide your accommodation details up to 3 hours before the scheduled cruise start time at the latest. - If you book your cruise or if you provide your accommodation details in less than 3 hours before the scheduled cruise start time, you will need to make your own transportation arrangements.
Barhopping through Alternative Bars in Athens
Come through for a unique Barhopping experience!!! We will visit Alternative, Artsy & hidden Bars in the heart of Athens. We will be visiting 3 bars in 3 hours in Monastiraki, Psirri and surrounding areas. Either you a solo traveler, a couple or a group of friends and you're down to discover Alternative Bars in Athens this experience is for you! Our night starts at the meeting point (Monastiraki Square) where everybody’s checking in on time. Then we’ll walk to our first stop, my favorite Alternative & Queer friendly little spot: Featuring local artists, DJs, pop up bazaars and their signature Cocktail with homemade jam! We’ll have a drink, meet & greet with the group and continue to move from one bar to another (3 total). Each spot offers a round of shots for the road and it's been exclusively selected based on the ambience, culture, music, art, DJs and delicious cocktails. Throughout the night, we'll offer you recommendations for places you can visit on your own time, we'll play bar & drinking games, dance if you may and have a night to remember! The route we’ll be following is carefully curated in advance, paying mind not only to our safety but also the chance to gaze on street art and the beauty of Athens by night.
Private Photo shoot Experiences in the City of Athens
As an Athenian local resident and in love with the city's treasures, I would be glad to explore together the "must spots" of Athens during your stay so as to remember them forever. This is going to be an experience because while we are walking by the most famous picturesque streets i can learn you how to capture with your equipment perfect shots for your social media accounts. Then my turn to capture you through my lens , a "pro view", and to share with you any picture you prefer. Meeting Point can be different as the Photo tour is based on your interests. Mostly the Meeting Points are to the city Center Metro Stations like the "Monastiraki Square", "Syntagma Square". Some of the well known Routes you may prefer: -Hellenic Parliament, Syntagma Square & Monument to the Unknown Soldier with the Changing of the Guards -Zappeion Hall -Panathenaic Stadium(or just "Kalimarmaro") -The Temple of the Olympian Zeus -National Library of Athens, Panepistimeiou Str. -Exterior wall of the stage of Herodes Atticus theatre -Arios Pagos Hill or "Vrachakia" -Anaffiotika & plaka -Monastiraki Square, Exterior wall of Ancient Agora -Athens Pnyx Hill -Lastly a bonus Place for Final Shots of a rooftop view of Acropolis. Let me know if you are fan of Low Light Photography or you want the extra experience of the Golden Hour. There are some extra places that are totally game changers.
Rail bike adventure
How about cycling on abandoned rail tracks, enjoying the scenery, the unique view of the Saronic Gulf, and stories about the mythical Skiron and the German machine guns of World War II in the famous Kakia Skala near Megara? We offer the unique experience of riding specially designed pedal-powered railroad carts, on the vintage metric railway that used to connect Athens with the Peloponnese, through a region of unrivaled beauty and great history, from antiquity to the present day. First, you will be informed about the route and what you are about to see, as well as the contribution of the railway to the industrial history of the area. Then you will sit comfortably in your seats, after a short demonstration of how to operate the pedal-powered railroad cart, which is stabilized by four wheels on rails and therefore does not require balance or any other skills. The railbikes are completely safe, and in terms of speed, they are the same as conventional bikes. The length of the route is 7.5 km, 15 km in total including the return to Megara, and it is really easy. There will be stops along the route, during which the member of our crew will answer any questions you may have. Stops take place at selected locations with benches and stunning views.
Rooftop bar hopping with local friends
Do you think you have already experienced all that Athens can offer? Time to change your perspective and look at the city from up above! Or you have just arrived in town and feel overwhelmed with all the must-do things? Don't miss this unique opportunity to sip amazing wine, making new friends where the past meets modern life. You will meet us in Syntagma area, in front of Macdonald's. We will then visit some of the coolest rooftop bars in the area. Prepare yourself for magical views and interesting conversations about local life! During our night, we will hit three of our favorite rooftop bars in downtown Athens, all of them within walking distance from each other.
Catamaran Sailing in Athens Reviera
The sailing trip starts at Agios Kosmas Marina. When you arrive, me and my mate will welcome you with a drink and set the basic safety rules. We will sail south across the beautiful suburbs of Athens - Glyfada, Voula, and Vouliagmeni. In the meanwhile, you can enjoy the stunning view of the city, sunbathe on the spacious bow net and feel the refreshing summer breeze. We will have the chance to stop twice at secluded bays, only approachable by boat and jump into the crystal blue waters. During the second swimming stop, we will be preparing a family style meal and BBQ, served on board made with homegrown ingredients and olive oil of our own production. We will share local stories and myths of the places we visit. On our way back and if the wind picks up we will raise our sails and enjoy the music of the wind. Other things to note Guest should provide with Full names, Passport No., Nationality at least one day prior to the cruise date for the passenger's list to be prepared as well as a full accommodation address for transportation arrangement. For special events we would like to request that you inform our team before booking your cruise.