Karavitakis Estate

Wine Tour Chania, Crete

Karavitakis winery in Chaniam with local Cretan wine varieties will offer you the opportunity for a local wine tasting experience in Chania.

Enjoy our special winery tour in Chania and explore our varieties to find the one that suits your taste!

Continuing our family’s legacy for 80 years now we have created a boutique winery in Pontikiana Village in Chania, Crete. Our estate consists of 150 acres of vineyards both private and contract ones with carefully selected terroirs for each and every variety. We are producing wines from local grape varietals, international ones and we are experimenting with rare varieties from around the world.

Our winery features modern equipment, 2 winetasting areas and a small church is nestled between beautiful vineyards and olive groves on the hilltops of Kolimbari area, just 30 minutes out of Chania. You are welcome to visit us at any time and taste our wines hosted by our family members. We accept visitors with or without appointments.

Be our Guest

Wine Tasting
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There are different guided tours in order to taste the wine of the winery and tour the grounds.

Suggested wines
kotsifali wine karavitakis
Kotsifali Merlot
Variety 60% Kotsifali – 40% Merlot
Fermentation In a tank
Alcohol 13,5%
Aging ~ 10 months in barrels 300lt
klima wine karavitakis
Klima White
Variety 100% Vidiano
Fermentation In a tank
Alcohol 13%
elia wine karavitakis
Elia Blend
Variety 70% Syrah – 20% Grenache – 10% Carignan
Fermentation In a tank
Alcohol 13,8%
Aging ~ 11 months in barrels 225lt