Cooking Class, Easy Hike and Snorkeling to seduce all senses!
Explore the gorgeous, largely untouched landscapes of Santorini! A guided hiking tour combined with a delicious cooking class! We will hike and then learn the secrets of Greek traditional cuisine! A delicious lunch will follow to complete this unique experience.
After a convenient pickup from your hotel we set off for a wonderful days! Will head to a church dedicated to the Dormition of the Mother Mary, just outside the traditional village of Akrotiri. Here we will begin our hike. We will hike along a trail that showcases incomparable views of the Aegean in and the immense caldera of Santorini. We will pass by sprawling vineyards and deserted chapels. Images that will take us back to what life was like on this island in yesteryear.
This scenic hike will lead us to the idyllic beach of Mesa Pigadia. Here we will have some time to relax, have a wonderful swim and snorkel in the crystal clear waters of the Aegean Sea. After our relaxing time at the beach, we will meet with our talented chef. He will show us all there is to know about the traditional Greek cuisine. During our cooking lesson we will learn how to prepare a variety of lovely dishes all bursting with Mediterranean flavor. We will learn how to use homegrown ingredients and local cooking techniques. We will then savor our delicious homemade meal together! After our delicious meal we will head back to the hotel filled with beautiful memories.
Trekking Hellas offers a variety of active holidays in Santorini, like the Active & Culture Tour Santorini and is even available to customize according to your wishes and needs.
Period of operation: May to mid September
Price: 105€/person for min 2 participants
- No hiking experience needed
- Age over 6
- Hotel pick-up and drop off
- English Speaking Guide
- Cooking Lesson
- Snorkeling equipment
- Small backpack with bottled water
- Comfortable clothes (preferably quick-drying material: cotton or polycotton not denim)
- Light hiking shoes or hiking boots
- Hat or beanie, sunglasses, sunblock
- Waterproof jacket/membrane (for the rainy days)
- Dry change of clothes
- Your own personal water bottle. As part of our environmental policy and actions, we are committed to eliminating the use of plastic water bottles.
Meeting Point: Your hotel or another lodging
Meeting Time: 09:00am
May to mid October
09.00: Pick up from your hotel or other lodging
09.30 – 10.30: Hiking to the base
10.30 – 11.15: Snorkeling – Swimming
11.15 – 11.30: Freshen up and change clothes
11.30 – 13.00: Cooking Class and Lunch
13.00: Transfer back to your hotel or lodging