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Experience Amani of Chios

A three day feast celebrating Holy Spirit day

Meet & Greet the people of Amani
come to see and enjoy its wonderful villages &
the impeccable landscape of Northwest Chios

Saturday May 26, 2018

Sunday May 27, 2018

Monday May 28, 2018

Volissos


Saturday May 26, 2018

  • Stroll the alleys
  • Visit the castle with the impeccable view
  • The old stone-built School: Cultural & Educational gem
  • The Medieval Volissos
  • The one and only saddle maker
  • Bread at the wood-powered bakery
  • Hikers Friendly Activity:
    Hike Malagiotis valley

Egrigoros


Sunday May 27, 2018

  • Guided tours at the Winery
  • Photo Exhibition
  • Chios Artisan makes a wreath with wine leaves and grapes from … clay!
  • Blind Taste competition & Wine Tasting Workshop with our sommelier.
  • On screen documentary related to Ariousios history
  • Wine Tasting & Food pairing
  • Lunch at Ariousia Chora tavern
    in the Winery
  • Hikers friendly Activity:
    Hike the Egrigoros -Agiasmata path

Agios Galas


Monday May 28, 2018

  • Holy Spirit church service
  • Guide tour at Agio Galas Cave & Panagia Agiogalousena church
  • On Foot visit to the waterfall with the old water mill and numerous butterflies
  • The oldest in Chios wood-carved temple in Agios Thaleleos church
  • Lunch at the traditional “kafenio” of the Multipurpose establishment of Agio Galas.
  • Lot of surprises & activities for kids and bigger kids at the Multipurpose establishment of Agio Galas!

Where to Stay – Accommodation

“Zorbas Apartments” – Limnos, Volissos

What will do – Detailed Itinerary

Saturday May 26, 2018Sunday May 27th, 2018Monday May 28th, 2018Investment
Starting from Zorbas Apartments and after a traditional greek breakfast served at hotel’s facilities, we will walk all the way to explore Volissos, the capital village of Amani

We will stroll the narrow alleys of the village, we will delve deeper into the history of Volissos hearing stories and myths from the past. We will pass by some significant churches and we will explore the architecture of the buildings, which is differ from one to another and our guide will explain why. We will hold discussions with local inhabitants hearing their stories and their habits.

 

We will walk all the way up the Castle of Volissos to admire the impeccable view.

We will meet the last alive saddle maker and we will delve deeper into the secrets that the saddlery will share with us.

We will taste bread from the old traditional wood-powered bakery of Volissos

 

Then we will visit the old stone-built school of Volissos, a cultural and educational hotspot, fully supported today by the Cultural association of Volissos

For hikers and ramblers, a guided hike at Malagkiotis valley is available, an easy hiking activity about 4 kms long, part of the Amani’s hiking Network.

You can enjoy (optional) your lunch at the traditional tavern of the village

We will return to the hotel and we will have our afternoon free for exploring the are on your own.

After breakfast we will be transferred to Egrigoros village where the famous Ariousios Winery is located. We will be attending the Pan-European feast “Open cellars 2018) and we will delve deeper into the secrets of wine and we will learn about the vinification procedure.
We will be guided in a tour at the Winery and the vineyards and we will watch on screen the documentary about Ariousios’ history.
A photo exhibition “In Vino veritas” (in the vine is the truth) will be available all day long at the Ariousia Chora tavern.
Our Sommelier will guide us through the secrets of the wine and we will be able to participate (for those they are willing to) to a ‘Blind Taste competition” with bottles of wine ae reward.
You can attend (optional) wine and food pairing, wine tasting with exceptional Greek dishes or you can relax at the Ariousia Chora tavern having lunch, snacks, coffee or – of course, wine!
For hikers and ramblers among us, our guide can walk with us the path Egrigoros-Agiasmata (part of Amani’s Hiking Network), an easy hiking route of about 4 kms long. The return to the winery can be done either walking the other way or by car.
After lunch we will return to our hotel for siesta and free afternoon.
After breakfast we will headed to Agio Galas village, where we will be able to attend the service of the Holy Spirit to a local church. At the end of the service we can enjoy a Greek coffee or a snack at the traditional “kafenio” (optional)
We will be guided to a tour at Agio Galas cave (5€ entrance fee) kai the church of Panayia Agiogalousena.
We will visit the open-air exhibitions and we will see the oldest in Chios wood carved temple at Agios Thaleleos church.
We will walk the path that heads to the waterfall with the old water mill and we will enjoy a numerous butterflies.
We will return to the multipurpose establishment “Agio galas” where we can have lunch or we can attend a series of activities organized by the team of the establishment (optional).
After lunch we will return to our hotel for relax and we will have a free afternoon for those they will stay or we will start the departure procedures for those they are leaving.

Get in touch with a travel agent near you!

Limited spaces are available
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For more information & Details:

RealChios: info@realchios.gr
Agio Galas Multipurpose establishment: Τ. +30 22740 22004
Ariousia Chora Tavern: Τ. +30 6947 315 709
Zorbas Apartments: Τ. +30 693 677 5999

 

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