The first single variety olive oil from Corfu.
One of the most awarded Greek olive oil brands in recent years with a total of 16 international awards.
The world’s first health claim olive oil since 2012.
This tour includes:
Immerse yourself in the world of olive oil at The Governor’s Olive Mill and take a journey into the heart of Corfiot countryside, located in a protected by Natura 2000 region, a place which is fully covered by over centuries olive trees and the 13th century Mediaeval Castle of Gardiki proves the authentic uniqueness of this area.
Visit the birthplace of the multi-awarded winning and first health claim olive oil in the world. The Dafnis Family, producers of “The Governor”, welcomes and introduces you to an unforgettable olive oil experience. An experience which travels you back in time, learn about Dafnis olive history. Learn all about truths and myths of olive oil from Olive Expert.
Taste one of the highest phenolic olive oils in the world.
Tour starts with a personally guided walk through the over centuries’ olive groves in the Mediaeval Castle of Gardiki area.
Admire the untouched olive area and meet the resident olive expert in the groves. Hear the story of the oldest olive variety in the world and experience being an islander yourself.
When you arrive at the mill, enjoy the “taste like a pro” program and learn how olive oil is produced.
Following by delicious Greek olive delicacies during the visit of the olive mill. In this private tour, you will learn how to taste and recognize high quality olive oil just as the professionals do in our workshop. It is a unique lesson which you can share with friends and family.
Find out about the therapeutic and health protecting qualities of olive oil and learn how to distinguish between top quality and non-extra virgin olive oil. During the program enjoy some delicacies such as olive oil paired up with bread, tomatoes, feta cheese and a handmade cracker with a glass of local wine. Finally, you will receive a certificate of participation.
This tour is a private tour therefore the starting time is flexible. Please state the desired starting time on the reservation form. In the event that your cruise ship calls docks later than its scheduled time please do not worry. We will be aware of this and we will be waiting for inside the port terminal building for you, without any extra charge. If your ship is late we would appreciate it if you could call us on 0030 6945 265048 and inform us of your revised disembarkation time. Your tour commences from the moment you are met by our representative.
This tour includes an air-conditioned vehicle and driver.
Please wear comfortable clothes and shoes (sandals or flip flops are ok).
Camera, video camera might be used.
If you have any disability or other special requests, please state it in your reservation form or call us at: 0030 6945 265 048.
Meeting instructions will be provided after the payment together with the booking voucher.