Phaestias Villa
19/03/2018
GASTRONOMY PRIVATE TOUR CENTRAL CRETE
01/03/2019

CRETAN EVENING - GREEK LIVE SHOW IN THE VILLAGE OF AROLITHOS

ETHNOGRAPHIC OPEN-AIR MUSEUM OF THE CRETE VILLAGE
Category: CRETAN EVENING - FOLKLORE TOURS

Included in the price:
  • Transfer service
  • Pick-up and drop-off at your hotel or any other place within North Heraklion region: Amudara, Analipsi, Anissaras, Gouves, Gournes, Carteros, Kokkini Hani, Hersonissos, Malia, Stalida.
  • Experienced guide, speaking your language
  • Dinner: Included in the price, along with homemade wine and water.
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Exclusions
  • For pick-up NOT from Heraklion region, extra charges may apply.
  • Wednesday.
  • From 19:00 to 23:00 (depends pick up location).
  • English, German, French, Italian, Russian.
    By car or bus from 15 minutes to 1 hour (depending of pick up location).
  • Cancellation 48 hours prior to the tour date and earlier - 100% refund.
  • Cancellation 24-48 hours prior to the tour date - 75% refund.
  • No refunds in case of cancellation less than 24 hours prior to the tour date.
  • HAVE YOU SEEN HOW LOCALS ENJOY LIFE IN A GREEK VILLAGE?


    An unforgettable evening in a typical mountain village, where the embodiment of Greek folk festivals is dedicated to the god of wine and fun Dionysius.

  • Arolithos is an open-air museum that demonstrates the culture and organization of village life in Crete.

  • To get acquainted with the details of the interior and take photographs as a souvenir, you can go and inspect old houses, household items and craft tools of a century ago.

  • This small, cozy village has a church, a bakery, a blacksmith and weaving workshop, a tavern, a stone mosaic studio and a small folklore museum that houses Cretan household items, agricultural tools, ceramics, textiles and ancient weapons.

  • Greek folk festivals dedicated to the god of wine and fun, Dionysius, take place in a tavern with an open terrace, which offers a panoramic view of the city of Heraklion and the ritual mountain of Yukhtas.
  • The entertainment program includes Greek and Cretan dances, performed in beautiful national costumes, accompanied by folk musical instruments, and dinner with homemade young wine.

  • You can feel the emotional rhythm of national music only if you take part in the fiery Greek dances!
  • Pick-up from your hotel or any other place within North Heraklion region (for other regions of the island extra charges may apply).

  • Upon arrival, you can walk in a traditional village. Professional photos taken during the show, then offer to buy a cost of about 5 euros per picture, size 20 * 35 cm.

  • Dinner and entertainment program, including Greek and Cretan dances, performed in beautiful national costumes, accompanied by folk musical instruments is of incredible beauty.

  • Dinner consists of 2-3 dishes to choose from and several Cretan snacks. For dessert, seasonal fruits and donuts dripping in honey are offered, as well as wine and water and for the children, soft drinks. All is served at your table by waiters.
  • Drop-off at your hotel.
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