General activities

All the following activities of our resort are oriented by the excellent Cretan hospitality, love and the responsibility of our work to make your stay an unforgettable experience.

  1. After the first rain of winter: snail collection of hills and mountains.
  2. November – April: oil production
  3. Walking in the countryside: collection of vegetables throughout the year except for summer hours.
  4. Mushrooms, asparagus and arbutus berries from nearby forests. The arbutus berries are also popular as elegant fruit of Cretan nature.
  5. Agricultural activities: planting potatoes (all year) and several other winter crops.
  6. Collect eggs from the henhouse.
  7. February-March: Follow the pruning of vineyards and other plantations.
  8. Frequent visits and tours to Byzantine monuments and other major attractions.
  9. Watching the production of very exciting Cretan dairy products like cheese and yogurt.
  10. Watching knitting and embroidery making of traditional Cretan designs.
  11. Feeding of sheep is especially interesting for young people.
  12. Cretan music and learning different Cretan dances.
  13. Watching the production of many Cretan delights such as cakes and specialties (Moussaka, Pastitsio, cheesepies, galaktoboureko etc.)
  14. In neighboring villages: visits to cheese factories, mills and rakidia (raki production plants).
  15. Monastery of Prophet Elias Roustika: Watching the Divine Liturgy
  16. Hiking in the beautiful nature of the surrounding forests and valleys.