7 Day Greek Culture and Culinary Vacation in Santorini and Naxos
Greece Cooking Vacation
Enjoy breathtaking views and explore or of the top foodie destination at Santorini and experience the authentic Cyclades at Naxos. A perfect combination of Greek history and relaxing holiday combining gorgeous beaches of Naxos and culinary tradition to picturesque Santorini. Take the opportunity and walk the maze of white-washed stone alleys of the Old Town which lead to its picturesque port.
Sample local products
Hands-on cooking lesson with locals
Authentic Cyclades tour - experience Naxos like a local!
Food and winery tour in Santorini to discover its delicious gastronomic experiences
Airport transfer included:
Santorini (Thira) National Airport
Oxygen Food Tours has handpicked a great selection of three- and four-star hotels for your stay during this culinary holiday. You will spend three nights in Santorini and another three nights in Naxos.
Day 1: Santorini
Today you arrive in Santorini. Relax at this scenic volcanic island with its breathtaking views and whitewashed houses draped along the high cliffs of Santorini's breathtaking "caldera".
Enjoy an opportunity to walk through the villages of Oia and Fira and Imerovigli and board a traditional Greek boat to visit the red and black beaches and more. See the numerous villages outside the Caldera such as Perissa, Perivolos, and Pirgos. Visit volcanic wineries sampling a variety of whites and reds along with local cheeses and Santorini’s famous tomato paste and “Fava”.
Day 2: Santorini food tour
This is a tour around the island where you will get to explore the unique flavors of Santorini! A magical wine-gastronomic destination offering delicious gastronomic experiences using local products!
Visit two renowned, awarded wineries, taste the major types of Santorini wines, and learn about the wine history of the island, the native grapes, and the traditional and modern winemaking methods!
Walk on an old, phylloxera-free vineyard and learn about the ancient vine training method and the Santorini’s distinctive terroir.
Visit a local farm, taste the major agricultural products of the island, and become familiar with the food treasures of Santorini. Visit the Santorini Donkey brewery and taste fresh, unfiltered, and unpasteurized beers!
Day 3: Santorini cooking lesson and dinner
This tour is the perfect combination for wine tasting, visiting a folklore museum, and enjoying a cooking demonstration of one dish of the proposed three-course menu that you'll get to taste afterward!
Day 4: Santorini - Naxos
Board a Hydrofoil to the next destination, one of Greece’s largest island in the Cyclades, Naxos. A culinary paradise with amazing landscapes and long stretched beaches. Day to enjoy the beach!
Day 5: Naxos - authentic Cyclades tour
Today, you will experience Naxos like a local! Visit locations off the beaten track and dive into the island's vast history, local tradition, and food culture. Explore Naxos while combining its awe-inspiring ancient heritage with its modern-day local tradition and culture.
Admire the magnificent ancient temple of Demeter. Visit a local pottery workshop and learn the secrets of this ancient form of art. Discover the fresh flavor of Kitron liqueur and get to know how it is made in a traditional distillery. Finish your day with local olive oil tasting at the Olive Press Museum in Eggares.
Day 6: Naxos
Day to relax and enjoy the perfect beaches of Naxos Island.
Day 7: Naxos - Santorini
Oxygen Food Tours' representatives will transfer you to port for your cruise back to Santorini.
Santorini food tour
Wine tasting in Santorini
Hands-on cooking lesson
Experience authentic Cyclades tour
This culinary vacation will take you to the top destinations in Greece including Santorini and Naxos.