Botanical park and Cretan evening (From Chania)
Nearly 20 hectares of land are waiting to welcome you at the Botanical Park, full of fruit trees from all over the world, herbs, medicinal and ornamental plants in a park different from others, where the land’s formation and the region’s micro climate make it a paradise for hundreds of plants and animals.
In the heart of this colourful and vivid landscape stands a burnt ,more than 100 years old, olive tree, a memorial and a reference to the dismal fires of 2003, the park’s history and origin. Don’t miss this unique opportunity to walk around the park or have coffee and admire the magical view. Dinner will be served at 19:00 comprising of an Authentic Cretan Buffet allowing you to take part in an amazing journey of flavors. After the traditional dinner with a variety of main traditional dishes, follows a presentation of Cretan traditional musical instruments which still exist in the Cretan musical paths. Note that the Cretan Music is considered as the only type of music throughout Greece that remains alive and still continues to evolve from the years when Crete belonged to the Byzantine Empire from the years 1000 AD. Demonstration/presentation of traditional dances such as sirtaki, sousta, maleviziotis, pentozali etc will be given by experienced dancers. Feel free to join the dance and get taught by professionals who will be happy and proud to show you at any time.
16.15-17.20 Pick up
18.00 Arrival at Botanical Park. Either visit the park or stay at the restaurant and enjoy the view
19.00 Dinner – buffet style
After dinner Cretan dancing show
22.00 Departure from Botanical Park
22.30-23.00 Arrival at your Hotel
Price: AD 46// CH 23 ( 5-12 years old)
Duration: 7 hours, starts at 16.15
Included: Round trip transfers, guide, bus, dinner with wine, entrance fee & full liability insurance
Runs: Monday (22/4- 31/10)
Meeting point: Your hotel or at specific pick up points close to it
Cancellation policy: Up to 48 hours prior 100% cancellation fees. Before that relevant bank charges are withheld only
Important note: Remember to bring light jacket for the evening as it can get a bit cold,comfortable shoes to wander in the park & dance,camera