Cretan Soap Workshop

This tour is Private and starts from Chania

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Cretan Soap Workshop at a Glance

Learn a great craft, the traditional way of soap making during Cretan Soap Workshop.

Cretan Soap Workshop Highlights

  • Visit Kalyvari, a wonderful traditional village.
  • See from up close and experience a local Bio Farm.
  • See how the soap is being made.
  • Sniff and experience the vegan cosmetics.

Cretan Soap Workshop In Detail

This excursion gives you the unique opportunity to visit Astrika’s Estate olive groves which are
located within the Protected Denomination of Origin (PDO) Kolymbari area and see how the
organic olive oil is made at Biolea factory.
Later on you will visit one of seven oldest olive
trees in the Mediterrranean.
The tree remains productive and was declared a protected
natural monument in 1997. Chania has many olive oil mills, many wineries , breweries and
bee -keepers, but only one visitable Cosmetics factory.
Per use the selection of handcrafted,
natural skin products at Fisika, a family business founded by three Cretan women.
Sniff the vegetarian skin creams and gentle vegan soaps, made from scratch and never animal-tested.
Experience the secret of Greek beauty on your free tour through the workshop and test
products on site.


– Pick up from Chania city hotels
– By Private car with English speaking driver
– English or Spanish or French speaking escort

– Taxes


  Gratuities (optional)
  Breakfast or lunch

Additional Info

  Private tour
  Bring your camera. You may take a lot of photos.

Meeting Point

Your Chania stay


  5 hours

Starting Time

Recommended 09:00


Max. Participants

  10 persons

FAQs about the Cretan Soap Workshop

What happens in the event of rain?

All our bus tours run regardless of the weather. If an activity is canceled because of extreme weather conditions, you have the option to change the date, switch activity, or cancel and receive a refund.

What time is the pick-up time for the tours?

The pick-up time for all tours is the same as the meeting time indicated on your vouchers and our website. Please note that there may be a slight delay of 5-10 minutes, depending on the number of pickups we have scheduled. Please be ready 10 minutes before your trip to facilitate that.

How late can I make a booking?

You can make a booking with us literally at the last minute! Just keep in mind that there may be no seats left on the tour if you do that! We recommend booking at least one week in advance, to have the best chances of finding availability.

Which tours can I join on the same day?

This is a day tour, so you cannot participate in any of our other tours if you book it.

Cancellation Policy

  Cancellations received within 5 days of the tour will incur a 50% penalty for each person.
  Cancellations received within 2 days of the tour will incur a 100% penalty for each person.
  Unused features are non-refundable. No shows forfeit the entire payment.

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