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Astrikas Estate Biolea

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Fantastic organic olive oil producer. Our tour guide was very knowledgeable, and told us a very... read more

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There are free tours every hour. You can find how the oil is made and taste it after. Prices of... read more

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TOURS ARE BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. The Astrikas Estate organic olive groves are located in the small village of Astrikas, within the PDO (Protected Denomination of Origin) area of Kolymbari in northwestern Crete.Biolea specializes in artisan production...more
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Biolea G. Dimitriadis, Astrikas, Platanias, Crete 730 06, Greece
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Fantastic organic olive oil producer. Our tour guide was very knowledgeable, and told us a very interesting story about their production process. The tasting afterwards was the ice on top of the cake. Highly recommended!

Thank Andre V
Reviewed yesterday

There are free tours every hour. You can find how the oil is made and taste it after. Prices of oil is greater than in a shop. Maybe because of the free tour.

Thank FellowTraveler800278
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Made a reservation and met our guide ( sorry but didn’t get his name) at the reception. The view is spectacular. Had a very nice and well informed visit followed by a short film and a tasting including an orange and lemon olive oil. The...More

Thank ComeflywithmeFlorida
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is worth visiting and buying super olive oil. We came completely by accident and it was shot in 10. Super quality oil. Great presentation. View from the building to the beauty of nature and huge expanses of olive trees.

1  Thank rssilver
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Highly recommended tour of a top quality olive oil producer. Spent an hour learning all about the cold-pressing technique used by this estate and then (the best bit!) tasting their oils - and of course buying some... Followed by lunch in Deliana which is 2...More

1  Thank Destination622662
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

We were very engaged in learning about growing organic olives to produce the best tasting olive oil we’ve ever tasted! We were honored to have been given the tour by owner, George Dimitriadis, their 5th generation descendant who founded Biolea in 1994. Thank you for...More

Thank Anna-John E
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

Was there with children age 2, 7 &11. very interesting place. Fun to learn about the proces, and the different kinds of olive oil. If you are an organic family this is a must.

Thank Dennis J
Reviewed 21 July 2018

A great family owned mill that explains very clearly the true benefits of olive oils and the difference between industrial and traditional production. A great finale with a tasting of the products. A must visit if you are in West Crete. Merci M. George PS:...More

Thank Marie Chantal G
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

We’ve been here two years ago and got the tour, and some olive oil. Now we where here again, to buy some oil. Still the same welcoming atmosphere, still a very nice staff and still the best oil in Greece! Always worth the visit ☺️

Thank Michelle B
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

We went for the 11am tour which was really enjoyable. Very informative and a lovely setting to taste some olive oil. A small family run business, and the tour guide was very knowledgable and enthusiastic. Tour was on the short side, but still a nice...More

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