Admission: Adults 6€ - Ages 6 to 12 4€ - Ages 6 and less, free (with parents).
Last entrance two hours before sunset.




Cretan Cooking: 2 Dishes to Discover!

Cretan Cooking- Cretan Nutrition Fennel Pie- Traditional Marathopita

Cretan cooking is a very big chapter of the mediterranean cuisine that we all know of. Thousands of years of tradition, history, shepherds, quality ingredients and special microclimate factors have led our island to produce some special unique tasting dishes. In this article from Botanical Park and Gardens of Crete we will introduce you into … Continued

Blossoms of our gardens. Smell the essence of Crete!

Botanical Park and Gardens of Crete-Agisaros

As of every summer after the destructive fire of 2004, we are ready to welcome spring in our Botanical park and gardens of Crete. Our park full of flowers and blossoms is here to welcome you into an educational, healthy and relaxing experience. This is whywe are a top priority for things to do in … Continued

PHOTOS: The Cretan custom of Christmas Hog in the Botanical Park

Botanical Park and Gardens of Crete: Cretan Cuisine

The traditional Cretan custom of “Hirosfagia” (The Christmas Hog) revived in the Botanical Park at Fournes, Chania on Saturday. Many visitors tasted several recipes, based on pork. It has to be mentioned that all pork meat was delivered by pigsties from Rethymno and there was no pig slaughter in public. The Christmas Hog In olden … Continued

Your photos from The Botanical Park and Gardens of Crete

Botanical Park and Gardens Of Crete- Colourful Stamens

Some of your photos, uploaded in the Social Media, such as Facebook and Instagram. Thank you all for sharing your memories with us! See some of your photos: Katerina Glava Jennifer Lynn Nicole Aalbers Justyna Krajkowska Grace Lubbers

Thank you all for your kind and sincere comments

Βοτανικό Πάρκο και Κήποι Κρήτης- Σκορδαλού- Ομαλός- Χανιά

We would like to thank you all for your visits to the “Botanical Park and Gardens of Crete“, for sharing your “check-in” to the Park and also for your kind and sincere comments in our official Facebook web page as well as our Instagram Page . We will continue to offer our high quality services, … Continued

Culinary magic in the Botanical Park of Chania

Botanical Park and Gardens of Crete-Dishes with Traditional Cretan Meat

A tasting event was organized by the Business Association of Platanias “Iardanos”, at the Botanical Park & Gardens of Crete, in Fournes, Chania. All visitors had the chance to taste traditional recipes, based on citrus fruits of Crete. “Iardanos” aims to make a new menu for all restaurants of Platanias, based on traditional Cretan ingredients.