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If you have ever visited or travelled through eastern Crete the breath taking scenery and unspoilt place will have enchanted you. The main cultured product is the olive which grows in abundance and more than 90% of the olive oil produced is classified "extra virgin".

Olive oil is a great moisturizer, not because it has its own healing properties, but because it attracts external moisture, holds the moisture close to the skin and forms a films to prevent loss internal moisture. Olive oil soap is a real beauty product easy to be hand-made.

Come and learn how to make your own soap from Olive Oil. Adding different natural ingredients to the soap such as rosemary, lavender or orange peals makes the soap unique.It is kind and gentle to the skin and does not contain articial colors, perfumes, chemical soap detergents or foarming. Learning to make your own soap will be a rewarding and worthwhile experience.

Key Information:

Specialty: Soap making
Group Size: 5-10 people
Workshop place: Sitia – Crete / Greece
Season: all year around
Course Level: All levels



  • transportation to and from airport
  • accomodations : 7 nights hotel stay (double occupancy)
  • 3 meals a day
  • transportation to and from workshop
  • Equipement provided : soda; salt; essential oil or perfume;glass rod; mould for setting soap


  • airplane tickets
  • personnal travel insurance