Cheese & Wine Trails – PRIVATEfrom
Our most popular experience offers an exceptional opportunity to engage with the locals, fully immerse yourself in Naxian culture, and discover the intricacies of cheese making.
Group Size Small Group
You’ll indulge in homemade delicacies, explore a vineyard, sample exquisite local wines, and gain insight into the art of wine production on the island of Dionysus, the Greek God of wine. Located deep in mainland Naxos, a small cheese farm will grant you a glimpse into the daily lives of the friendly farmers and provide hands-on experience in crafting the renowned Naxian cheeses, including the “arseniko” signature cheese. You’ll savor an array of farm-fresh treats and house wine while exchanging life stories over a family-style table. The adventure continues with a tour of a picturesque, family-owned vineyard, where the proprietor will share insights on terroir, indigenous grape varieties, and traditional versus modern wine-making techniques. The tour culminates in an intimate tasting led by the passionate and knowledgeable wine maker, who will guide you through five distinct local wines paired with the famous “graviera” cheese and other local delights.
- All food and drinks
- Transportation with pick up and drop off at your accommodation
- Guiding services
- All legal taxes