Be a shepherd for a day
Escape the city and immerse yourself in the life of a Greek shepherd!
Just an hour's drive from the awe-inspiring archaeological site of Epidaurus, you'll be welcomed by a warm and hospitable family who have been shepherding for three generations. As you make your way to their farm, you'll enjoy a few stops for sightseeing along the way, taking in the stunning scenery that surrounds you. Upon arrival, you'll be greeted with traditional Greek coffee and a handmade sweet as you get to know your hosts.
Next, your knowledgeable guide will take you on a tour of the family's facilities, where you'll gain a firsthand understanding of their way of life and the challenges they face as modern-day shepherds.
The highlight of the day will undoubtedly be the chance to try your hand at milking goats or sheep—a fun and unique experience for all ages! Afterward, you'll enjoy a leisurely walking tour of the surrounding countryside, guided by your knowledgeable hosts who will introduce you to the local herbs and share the history of the area. You'll also have the chance to participate in a mini cooking lesson, where you'll learn how to make traditional cheese or spinach pies and other local homemade specialties.
To cap off your day, you'll get to savor your creations during a delightful lunch with the family—a perfect way to end an unforgettable day in the heart of Greece.
With stunning views and warm hospitality, this tour is ideal for families looking for an authentic taste of the Greek countryside.